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Recipes from our favourite books

Whether you grew up adventuring with Winnie the Pooh in the Hundred Acre Wood or dreamed of living in a chocolate factory, these recipes will remind you of escaping to those favourite faraway lands.
recipes from books

Whether you remember falling down the rabbit hole with Alice, practicing your magic with Matilda or loved adventuring through the Hundred Acre Wood with Pooh Bear and co, escaping to exotic faraway lands was a favourite childhood past-time for many.

But if you haven’t the time to settle in with a good book, indulging in one of these delicious recipes will take you straight back to those happy days.

With everything from tempting Turkish Delight that swayed Edmund in The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe to Jay Gatsby’s favourite gin mint julep, you sure to find fond memories here.

Enjoy!

jam tarts

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Jam tarts recipe

Alice In Wonderland: Jam tarts

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Turkish delight recipe

The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe: Turkish delight

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Freeform peach, plum and apricot pie recipe

James And The Giant Peach: Freeform peach, plum and apricot pie

Luscious chocolate layer cake

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Luscious chocolate layer cake recipe

Matilda: Luscious chocolate layer cake

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Olive oil and marmalade cake recipe

A Bear Called Paddington: Olive oil and marmalade cake

witches' hats and broomsticks

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Witches’ hats and broomsticks

Harry Potter And The Philosopher’s Stone: Witches’ hats and broomsticks

gingerbread house cookies

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Gingerbread house cookies recipe

Hansel And Gretel: Gingerbread house cookies

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Brown butter, camomile and honey mini muffins recipe

Winnie-The-Pooh: Brown butter, camomile and honey mini muffins

Chocolate fondue

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Chocolate fondue recipe

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory: Chocolate fondue

CoLin CaterpiLLar

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Colin caterpillar recipe

The Very Hungry Caterpillar: Colin caterpillar

Classic Scones

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Classic scones recipe

Wind In The Willows: Classic scones

Green eggs and ham

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Green eggs and ham recipe

Green Eggs And Ham: Green eggs and ham

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Pound cake recipe

Pride And Prejudice: Pound cake (quatre quart)

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Porridge recipe

Goldilocks And The Three Bears: Porridge

RASPBERRY AND ORANGE CORDIAL

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Raspberry and orange cordial recipe

Anne Of Green Gables: Raspberry and orange cordial

ham, tomato and avocado open sandwiches

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Ham, tomato and avocado open sandwiches recipe

Harriet The Spy: Ham, tomato and avocado open sandwiches

Apple blackberry crunch crumble pie

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Apple crunch pie with vanilla bean custard recipe

The Faraway Tree: Apple crunch pie with vanilla bean custard

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Gin mint juleps

The Great Gatsby: Gin mint juleps

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Lamingtons with jam and cream

Possum Magic: Lamingtons with jam and cream

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Honey roasted carrots with labne

The Tale Of Peter Rabbit: Honey roasted carrots with labne

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