Cherry Cake and Ginger Beer by Jane Brocket

Cherry Cake and Ginger Beer by Jane Brocket soon to be presented for sale on the fabulous BookLovers of Bath web site!

Published: London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2008, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Contains: Recipes; Black & white drawings; Illustrated endpapers and blanks;

From the cover: Take a trip down memory lane with Cherry Cake and Ginger Beer and discover what the treats from your favourite childhood books really taste like. With recipes such as Bad Harrys Birthday Trifle (My Naughty Little Sister), Swallows and Amazons Seed Cake (Swallows and Amazons) and Mrs Beavers Gloriously Sticky Marmalade Roll (The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe), youll be lost in nostalgia for a time when food was always scrumptious and the summer hols stretched out endlessly.

Divided into tantalising sections including Proper Elevenses, Picnic Treats, and Lessons in the Kitchen, each tried-and-tested recipe follows an evocative introduction of the book that inspired it, so you can relive timeless episodes from the childrens classics as you bake Jane Brockets delicious delights.

Guaranteed to take you straight back to your childhood, Cherry Cake and Ginger Beer is an escapist treat for grown-ups and will encourage you to read those much-loved books from your past and share them with the next generation. Now you can make More-Jam-Than-Puff Jam Puffs for an adventure in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and cakes that would make Mary Poppins exclaim, strike me pink!

Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.

Cream boards with Lilac titling to the Spine. 312 pages. Index. 8¼” x 6¼”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I persuade you to have a look at more books within my Cookery catalogue?


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