Candied Bramley Apple and Cinnamon hot cross buns.
Energy – 184kcal per bun.
It looks the part.
It doesn’t look exquisite, nor dull, just not like there is anything special within.
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Energy – ?kcal per bun.
I love Morrisons doughnuts, so I’m looking forward to this, it smells ok, nothing special though.
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Packed full of juicy fruit, mixed peel and a unique spice blend.
Energy – 209kcal per bun.
It looks like a Hot Cross Bun. It has a brown bread bun going for it, and seems to be packed with fruit.
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Spiced cookies with sultanas, currants, cherries and marzipan flavour fudge pieces.
Energy – ?kcal per biscuit.
An interesting idea mixing Stollen into a cookie, this could be good, I’m expecting a fruity, spiced, marzipan infused mouthful of joy.
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Light crunchy biscuits with currants & mixed spice.
Energy – 188kcal per product. Continue reading “Rowe’s Cornish Indulgence Easter Biscuits”
(Aldi) Shortcrust pastry cases filled with mincemeat.
Energy – 265kcal per pie.
Very reminiscent of a pie made by a Mr Kippling, smells good and looks like a nice deep mince pie.
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All butter pastry filled with mincemeat made from vine fruits, apples, brandy, almonds & walnuts.
Energy – 254kcal per pie.
The pie appears to be bulging with filling (from the outside), but is in fact only roughly three-quarters filled.
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These are found and bought in Lidl, just before and around Christmas time.
Energy – 452kcal per 100g (Packet is 350g).
Dainty, bite size and rustic.
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A high street, family run, independent bakery located in Shepton Mallet, Somerset. UK. (We happened to be in the area.)
Energy – ???kcal per pie.
Here we go a proper job hand made mince pie and it weighs in at the heavy end.
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A rich brioche dough containing traditional Stollen ingredients – vine fruits and marzipan – but enhanced with an Earl Grey tea infusion, an extra indulgent layer of Heston’s rich mincemeat with added ingredients of lemon curd, rose water and apple puree, soaked in brandy butter and finished with a dusting of tangerine-flavoured sugar.
Energy – 207kcal per portion.
Smells wonderful and most definitely looks the part, first bite is met with a slightly dry tasting fruity current bun, I won’t use the word stale but….
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