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Chocolate traybake

Chocolate traybake Recipe

Ingredients Ingredients 185ml vegetable oil, plus extra for the tin 250g plain flour 80g cocoa powder 2 ½ tsp baking powder 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 325g light brown soft

French fries

French fries Recipe

Ingredients Ingredients 1kg Maris Piper or King Edward potatoes vegetable oil, for deep frying Direction Peel the potatoes and cut into 1cm-thick batons. Put into a bowl of cold water

Mini victoria sponges

Mini victoria sponges Recipe

Ingredients Ingredients 150g unsalted butter, softened 150g golden caster sugar 2 eggs 1 tbsp milk ½ tsp vanilla extract 150g self-raising flour 250ml double cream 2 tbsp icing sugar, plus