Recipes

Farrer’s Lakeland Special Tea Bread

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Farrer’s Lakeland Special Tea Bread

Tea Bread is a traditional English cake made with black tea and dried fruits. Happily, Farrer’s Lakeland Special is just the ticket, as this 200-year-old secret blend of black teas lends itself perfectly to this most traditional of cakes. Which because of the lack of fat used in the cake keeps really well and actually improves as it ages. Handily it the perfect sweet treat for those who don’t like chocolate which is really handy with Easter round the corner.   TEA BREAD INGREDIENTS: 350g mixed dried fruit, you can use sultanas, raisins, dates, cranberries or dried apricots 50g demerara...

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Farrer’s No. 1 Blend Coffee Cheesecake

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Farrer’s No. 1 Blend Coffee Cheesecake

A delicious coffee cheesecake made with Farrer’s No1 Coffee. This coffee cheesecake recipe is just the thing to enjoy at any time of day!   INGREDIENTS FOR THE BASE: 175g chocolate digestives (crushed) 150g ground almonds 1 tbsp brown sugar 50g melted butter   INGREDIENTS FOR THE FILLING: 250g caster sugar 1 tbsp cornflour 625g cream cheese 250g reduced-fat mascarpone cheese 4 medium eggs 2 tsp vanilla extract 2 tbsp Farrer’s No1 coffee freshly brewed and cooled 300ml sour cream   INGREDIENTS FOR THE TOPPING: 200ml sour cream 1 tbsp caster sugar 2 tsp lemon juice COFFEE CHEESECAKE METHOD: 1. Preheat...

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Recipes to treat mum this mother’s day

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Recipes to treat mum this mother’s day

Mother’s Day is just round the corner and the chances are we’ll be at home to celebrate this year, so, why not make the most of it and get creative and celebrate all your dear old mum does for you. There’s no question your mum will deserve a bit of a lie-in on Mother’s Day, but why not up the ante a little bit top that off with an extra special breakfast or a delicious elevenses treat or a cheeky afternoon cocktail? Nothing starts the day off better than a cup of Farrer’s English Breakfast Tea and a delicious helping of sourdough...

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