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Got 99 Problems? A Cup of Tea will Solve Them All…

Food Months - Appliance City - Tea

Tea is the nations favourite drink, past time, and dare I say ‘addiction’. There literally just isn’t any problem that can’t be solved over a cup of tea. January is officially tea month – though really every month is tea month. Let’s take a look at the history of tea in Britain, some different types of […]

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Cocktails, Hangover Cures and New Years Resolutions

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The end is nigh – no seriously, it’s tonight! Well at least the end of another year and the beginning of a new one. New Years Eve is the time to get your party on, celebrate everything you’ve been through the last year and ring in the new one. So we’ve brought together our favourite […]

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Ma Ma Ma Maple Syrup! Slather, Lather or Drip it on.

Maple Syrup Day - Recipes - Appliance City

I never knew there was a day attributed to celebrating maple syrup. When I moved to the UK I could barely find maple syrup and when I could it was extortionate. These days you can get it anywhere, it’s still pretty dear but doesn’t it just taste delicious? Maple is a flavour that is savoured year […]

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Scrumptious Savouries and Other Pastry Delights

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It’s National Pastry Day, what better way to celebrate then trying your hand at making your own puff pastry, whipping up a turnover or serving up a homemade sausage roll? Making pastries used to put me off. There’s just something that seems so complicated with a delicate, light pastry that I didn’t think I could […]

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Fun, Festive Cookie Recipes

Soft Baked Cookie Recipes

It’s cookie day and there’s no other way than to celebrate with these fantastic recipes. We’re not going for the generic chocolate chip or shortbread cookies, we’re scouring the pages of recipe books and the internet to find unique cookies that will be perfect to serve this holiday season or even to give as yummy Christmas […]

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FFS! (For Fritters Sake) It’s Fritters Day!

Recipes for our favourite fritters from Appliance City

Ok, so I have to be honest. Before I started working on this blog, I had no clue what fritters even were. I had to ask my coworkers – what exactly are fritters and why are we celebrating them again? The answers I got were simple “something fried” and “they’re yummy”. So let’s go down this […]

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