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Scottish Shortbread

Scottish Shortbread by Marlin Rinehart

This is the most famous cookie of Scotland. It’s a must to use pure butter. Traditionally, shortbread contains no other flavor. I’ve been making this recipe since 1970 when I got the recipe in Edinburgh, Scotland. The addition of a small amount of rice flour gives a firmness and crunchiness to the cookie. Most American recipes for…

9 votes
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Vanilla Custard Sauce (British)

Vanilla Custard Sauce (British) by Marlin Rinehart

This sauce is served over steamed puddings, fruit crisps (crumbles), and any dessert that would be enhanced by a creamy vanilla sauce. It's the perfect homemade replacement for Byrd's Custard powder. One warning, however: 1) use a small, "thick-bottom" saucepan, and 2) cook over low heat and don't allow the mixture to boil or it will…

4 votes
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Butter and Flour Free Chocolate Cake

Butter and Flour Free Chocolate Cake by Hungry Jenny

This contains chickpeas which might sound strange but actually works really well! It doesn't taste particularly 'chickpea'-like and is still incredibly moist despite having no butter. You can easily make this completely gluten-free by using gluten-free baking powder too. This was made in an 8" square tin.

10 votes
11215 views
Butter Free Banapple Chocolate Muffins

Butter Free Banapple Chocolate Muffins by Hungry Jenny

Unless you have no shame in licking cake off your fingers, serve these muffins with a fork and a plate, as they are pretty sticky! This recipe makes 12 muffins. http://hungryjenny.blogspot.com/2011/02/butter-free-banapple-chocolate-muffins.html

2 votes
2372 views
Travel Gingerbread Cookies

Travel Gingerbread Cookies by Hungry Jenny

Make these soft gingerbread cookies to take on your travels if you suffer from travel sickness - the calming effects that ginger has on the stomach should help to relieve the symptoms. Perfect for kids too. They should be lightly golden and still a little soft when you take them out - they will firm up a little as they cool down…

2 votes
8976 views
Butter Free Raspberry and Almond Cake

Butter Free Raspberry and Almond Cake by Hungry Jenny

I used Michael Ruhlman's Ratio book to create this cake from scratch..and it worked! See my blog entry about this if you're interested to hear how I put this together - otherwise simply enjoy this raspberry and almond cake :)

1 vote
3149 views
Sugar and Butter Free Apple Cake

Sugar and Butter Free Apple Cake by Hungry Jenny

Despite having no butter or sugar, this recipe creates a really moist and sweet cake that you don't need to feel guilty about eating. So bake two loaves because it will go very quickly!

3 votes
8020 views
Guilt free Lemon Oat Cookies

Guilt free Lemon Oat Cookies by Hungry Jenny

These are butter, sugar and flour free so you can eat them without feeling guilty! Makes 10-12 cookies (2")

2 votes
3563 views
Berry Crunch Cupcakes

Berry Crunch Cupcakes by Hungry Jenny

These berry cakes have ground almonds in to add an interesting crunch to each bite!

2 votes
1821 views
Strawberry Jam Oat Bites

Strawberry Jam Oat Bites by Hungry Jenny

These butter-free flapjack-style bites are made moister with juicy strawberry jam and fresh strawberries, mm... This recipe is for a 13 x 8" tin and cuts into 15 squares. http://hungryjenny.blogspot.com/2010/07/strawberry-jam-oat-bites.html

1 vote
1103 views
Butter and Sugar Free Ginger Cookies

Butter and Sugar Free Ginger Cookies by Hungry Jenny

1 vote
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Butter, Flour and Sugar Free Cranberry Oat Bars

Butter, Flour and Sugar Free Cranberry Oat Bars by Hungry Jenny

My first attempt at elimating butter, flour AND sugar from a cake, and it turned out alright! This recipe was made in an 8 x 12" shallow baking tin and cuts into 21 squares. http://hungryjenny.blogspot.com/2011/01/butter-flour-and-sugar-free-baking.html

2 votes
3847 views
Redcurrant Surprise Cupcakes

Redcurrant Surprise Cupcakes by Hungry Jenny

The surprise is a nice dollop of apricot jam inside the cake :-) http://hungryjenny.blogspot.com/2010/08/redcurrant-surprise-cupcakes.html

1 vote
799 views
Butter Free Strawberry Banana Yogurt Cake

Butter Free Strawberry Banana Yogurt Cake by Hungry Jenny

This moist yogurt cake cuts into 9 squares or 18 triangles. This recipe is for an 8" square tin.

2 votes
4722 views
Jaded Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake

Jaded Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake by Hungry Jenny

This doesn't use butter or sugar - except in the form of peanut butter, chocolate and yogurt! Oh well, at least it is egg-free :-) This recipe was made in a 12 x 8.5" tin and cuts into 21 squares. http://hungryjenny.blogspot.com/2010/10/jaded-peanut-butter-chocolate-cake.html

2 votes
3636 views