Nigel slater recipes

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Almond apricot raspberry cake | Health and abundance |

A cake for midsummer

I made this cake last summer, but somehow never got around to writing about it even though it was perfection. Who knows what happened—something distracted me or the moment passed. It is a Nigel Slater recipe (if the title didn’t…

Nigel Slater's butter recipes | Nigel Slater Coffee, Nutella and praline slice

Nigel Slater's butter recipes | Nigel Slater

Flecked with sea salt and thyme, whipped up into a delicious cake or cooked with fish and artichokes, butter is one of the most versatile ingredients in the kitchen, writes Nigel Slater

Nigel Slater's pear and hazelnut cake. A bit of a lengthy process but totally worth it. Great warm as pud with vanilla ice cream.

Nigel Slater's pear and hazelnut cake, and cinnamon doughnuts recipes

Use cinnamon sparingly and it'll make fruit cakes and doughnuts sparkle with sesonal warmth

Raspberry hazelnut tartlets. Photograph: Jonathan Lovekin

Nigel Slater's autumn vegetable recipes

Nigel Slater: make the most of the new season's bounty. You're spoilt for choice. Blue cheese mash with cavolo nero, a gratin of pumpkin and borlotti beans, and raspberry hazelnut tartlets


Nigel Slater's gentle summer recipes

Soft greens, baby beans and delicate herbs all make for a gentle summer meal best eaten in dappled shade

The Life Edit: Nigel Slater Apricot Cake...

Nigel Slater Apricot Cake...

I've taken this from Appetite by Nigel Slater and it's called A simple cake to serve with summer fruit. Ingredients 250g butter, 250g caster sugar, a lemon (unwaxed), 75g ground almonds, 100g plain flour, 100g soft dried apricots, 4 large free range lightly beaten eggs. You'll need a shallow 23cm cake tin lined with baking parchment or greaseproof paper and to set the oven at 180degrees C or gas mark 4. Beat the butter and sugar with an electric mixer until white and fluffy. Grate the zest…