These catkins were dancing around at the top of our Silver Birch.
I just fancied a Treacle Tart this afternoon so I made one.
After watering at the allotment this evening, I came up a different route and came across these gorgeous Spring flowers.
Posted by mybeautfulthings on April 19, 2021 in baking, environment, garden, nature, Photography, Postaday2021
Tags: Treacle and Ginger Tart
April 20, 2021 at 2:05 pm
Need you to teach me how to make a proper piecrust. Do you use butter? Margarine? Lard? Yours is so beautiful.
April 20, 2021 at 8:58 pm
I’m afraid I cheat! Sainsbury’s make all our pastry and I just roll it out and pretty it up! It’s very good. 🙂
April 20, 2021 at 9:28 pm
Oh, interesting! We can buy pre-made crusts marketed by Pillsbury. It’s OK, but not great.
April 20, 2021 at 3:29 am
I’ve never tasted treacle tart.
Is it like pecan pie? Shoofly pie?
April 20, 2021 at 9:31 am
I don’t know! There are no nuts so not like Pecan pie and I haven’t heard of the delightfully named Shoofly pie. Treacle Tart is just golden syrup with breadcrumbs and lemon zest in a sweet pastry crust but for this one I added some slices of stem ginger and some of the ginger syrup. I shall look uo Shoofly Pie. 🙂
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