Cinnamon & Honey Butter

This sweet butter goes perfectly with scones and croissants.

You will need:

115g unsalted butter

60g honey

¼ tsp ground cinnamon

pinch of salt

Method:

1. Make sure your butter is at room temperature and free from excess buttermilk.

2.Place your butter in a bowl and add in the honey, cinnamon and salt.

3.Using your Kilner butter paddles, combine all the ingredients and mix thoroughly.

4. Your butter is ready to be served. Serve straight away or cover with wax paper and store in the fridge. Consume within a week.

24th February 2015

Posted In: Uncategorised

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Delicious Kilner Jar Rocky Road Popcorn

 Rocky Road Popcorn

Ingredients

-50g salted butter

-70g popcorn kernels

-60g milk chocolate, melted

-65g mini marshmallows

-65g malted chocolate balls

Method

-Melt the butter in a large, deep pan that has a tight fitting lid. Add the popcorn kernels and stir to ensure each one is coated in butter.

-Turn the heat down to low and place the lid on the pan. Leave to cook until you hear popping. Do not take the lid off the pan. Leave until the popping sound begins to slow down.

-Holding the lid down, shake the pan gently to avoid the popcorn burning at the bottom of the pan.

-Remove from the heat and leave the lid on for a few minutes.

-Spread the popcorn out onto a baking tray and drizzle with melted chocolate. Leave to set.

-Next add the marshmallows and malted chocolate balls and combine.

-Fill into Kilner jars as gifts for friends and family or a cheeky snack.

Recipe created by Food Network UK. http://www.foodnetwork.co.uk/

Sign up to our Kilner club http://kilnerjar.co.uk/Home/KilnerClub

15th October 2014

Posted In: Uncategorised

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Apple and Green Tomato Chutney – makes 3kg

Apple and Green Tomato Chutney

Recipe created by Pickled Walnut

Ingredients:

2.5kg green tomatoes – quartered

500g – chopped red onions

1 tsp salt (do not use sea salt crystals for this as it results in a gritty finished texture)

500g golden sultanas

500g  – cooking apples – peeled, cored and chopped

500g golden caster sugar

1.14lt cider vinegar

Preparation and Method:

Salt the tomatoes and the onions and place them into a large colander.   Place a large bowl underneath the colander to collect all of the juices. (24 hours before required).  These can be left out over night, however must be completely.

Place the sugar and vinegar into a large pan and bring to the boil – a jam pan is ideal for this!

Add the golden raisins and chopped apple and allow to simmer gently for 10 minutes.

Add the tomato and red onions to the pan – stir well to incorporate all ingredients.

Allow the mixture to gently steep and simmer for 50min  to an hour, whilst occasionally stirring.

Check the chutney for seasoning – be extra careful though as the mixture will be incredibly hot!

Transfer to chutney into warm and sterile preserving jars – clip tops and screw lids work well.

Kilner website

Pickled Walnut website

2nd September 2014

Posted In: Uncategorised

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,