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Tips and inspiration to help you find the recipe for happy home cooking

How to tell when jam is set

How to tell when jam is set

Trying to work out whether your jam is ready to come off the stove is the most frustrating dilemma. Here’s how you can make your jam with the confidence it’ll set just right.

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10 Mother’s Day recipe ideas

10 Mother’s Day recipe ideas

Wondering how to spoil the mum that has everything this Mother’s Day? Make Mother’s Day extra sweet this year by cooking up one of these home-made treats.

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5 favourite Scottish treats

5 favourite Scottish treats

When it comes to Scottish treats we can create in our kitchens, there are so many wonderful things to choose from… shortbread, pancakes, scones, tablet and more. What are your favourites?

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How to make butter at home

How to make butter at home

There are plenty of reasons why you might like to make your own butter instead of just buying a block from the shelves at your supermarket. First reason: It tastes exceptional! Read how to here.

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How to peel tomatoes

How to peel tomatoes

Do you have a recipe that calls for peeled tomatoes?
Pack away that peeler, there’s a much easier and simpler way to create perfectly peeled tomatoes.

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