Portly Cooks | Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon rolls what is not to love about shoving one these fabulous little cakes in your face and indulging! This is the first time I’ve made Cinnamon Rolls and so need a little help and these are based on this recipe from Ambitious Kitchen with a few changes. ¾ Warm Milk 1 Sachet Dried Yeast…

Portly Cooks | Chocolate Chip Cookies

Well here is one for when you’ve craving bakery made cookies. This recipe (makes about 15) is pretty rock solid and will give you nicely crispy cookies with a slightly chewy centre… perfect! 150g Self Raising Flour 1 pinch Salt 100ml Oil 110g Light Brown Sugar 50g Caster Sugar 1 Egg 100g Dark Chocolate Chips…

Portly Cooks | BBQ Spice Rub

Who doesn’t love a good BBQ? Eating outside in the summer sunshine with tasty food and good company, I love BBQ food especially for the smokey flavour everything takes on.  I think it’s a primal thing that triggers memories of our distant ancestry when everything was cooked on a fire. When I think BBQ I…

Portly Cooks | Chocolate Chip Muffins

Baking can be therapeutic, it’s relaxing to stand a whip up a batch of muffins and on the plus side it makes your house smell amazing!  I was taught how to bake by my mum when I was about 3 years old and have used this same recipe ever since and it never fails. Apologies…