Tag Archives: Caramel

Look both ways

Risk-taking is in the Famale nature. I’m not talking about crossing without the green man or doing lines of coke before lunchtime- I’m talking rehearsed, calculated risk. Lindy has never been much of a risk taker. And it has served … Continue reading

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Hoi you. Aye, you.

In the spirit of the recession (we are apparently entering another one although no-one told me it had ended) and Lent, Famale gives you two sources of pure pleasure: A McDonalds caramel sundae and Kevin Bridges. Cheap, common and very … Continue reading

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How to marry a millionaire

Good things come to those who wait. This is definitely true when it comes to condensed milk caramel. Famale feels a bit sea-sick. Maybe it was the gallon of coke she drank last night when she went to see The … Continue reading

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Lindy’s crumbling mess

My best friend Lindy has just bought her very own flat, in Glasgow’s Southside. In between saving lives in A + E and scraping nicotine off the walls, she managed to knock together a very delicious crumble for me today. … Continue reading

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Mo Mowlam meringue pie

Whenever I’m feeling woeful, whether it’s the weather or when my brain is on the wane, there’s only one baking sight that lifts my mood. Meringue. And tonight, I’m dedicating it to Mo Mowlam. Initially, admittedly, because it rhymes with … Continue reading

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Caramel tart from the heart

This is the very first dessert I made for my super-healthy Italians. It’s easy-peasy to make, even if you have a fear of shortcrust pastry. Recipe available on the ‘recipes’ page. You know you want to.

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