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Monday, 3 September 2012

The Little Book of Treats & Pecan Muscovado Cookies

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Guess what?? I have a recipe published in a very special book!

'The Little Book of Treats', which is being sold in all M&S Cafés from NOW until the 3rd October, is a luxury edition of fabulous sweet recipes being sold in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. It's only £4.00 and 100% of the proceeds go to charity.

M&S cafés are the official partner of Macmillan's World's Biggest Coffee Morning, and YOU can participate by popping along to you nearest M&S café on Friday 28th September. 50p will be donated from your coffee sale price to Macmillan Cancer Support, and they will also be making a contribution from the sale price of a range of treats, right up to Wednesday 3rd October.
And, of course, you can buy the book!

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Silver Spoon have worked with Macmillan to produce The Little Book of Treats

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All the recipe contributors - I am just above Dermot O'Leary (YES! The one and only time I'll ever be on top of Dermy!)

In the book you will find recipes from Stephen Fry, Amanda Holden, Fearne Cotton, Eric Lanlard, Kimberley Walsh, Janet Jackson, Sir Ian McKellen and.... ME!! There are loads of other contributors and the recipes include raspberry shortcake hearts, party time chocolate fridge cake, gingerbread cinnamon cupcakes, coconut semifreddo, crunchy topped banana cake and honeycomb & milk chocolate biscotti.

There are a few other bloggers who have great recipes in the book, pictured on the front cover is a recipe from a long time friend Karen, who writes Lavender and Lovage.

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Pecan muscovado cookies, from Joanna Lumley's recipe

I have made several of the recipes already. These pecan muscovado cookies are from Joanna Lumley and they're absolutely gorgeous: soft, crumbly and full of pecan deliciousness - perfect with a cuppa!

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Do you want to know what my recipe was? It's something I made up for my mum's birthday way back in 2010 - here's a sneaky shot from the book

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On sale by the till

You can also host your own coffee morning, head to macmillan.org.uk/maketime for all the information

Thank you for including my recipe!

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9 comments:

Katie said...

Wow how exciting and great that its for such a good cause. Well done! Those cookies look delicious too

Debs @ The Spanish Wok said...

Congratulations, you must be very proud.

Maggie said...

I'll definitely go and buy this special little book. How fabulous to be included and see your creation in print:)

Chele said...

Who's a clever clogs then ;0)
Well done you.

Maria♥ said...

Congrats Nic! The cookies look really yummy.

Maria
x

Jacqueline @Howtobeagourmand said...

Fantastic Nic! Well Done :-)
Beautiful cakes and Joanna Lumley bakes...really? Who knew?

WizzyTheStick said...

Wow! I am excited for you. You're famous:-)Congrats Nic

Anonymous said...

You got a really useful blog. I have been here reading for about an hour. I am a newbie and your success is very much an inspiration for me.

Nic said...

Thank you all for your lovely comments, I am really proud of my recipe in the book... as you can tell!! :)