5 Star Food Hygiene All the Way!

5 Star Food Hygiene All the Way!

As anyone who owns or works in a food business knows, it really is such hard work! Long hours, weekends, paperwork, stock management, planning labour, relentless cleaning and that’s before you have even thought about serving any customers. So, when the food hygiene...
Ultimate Victoria sponge – A Date with Cake

Ultimate Victoria sponge – A Date with Cake

One of the most Popular Cakes At Dotty’s is a Victoria Sponge cake! Here we have a Q&A with Dotty Royalty, my amazingly fantastic Mum Jenny. Thanks Mum. What are the origins of a Victoria Sponge? Well it is so called because Queen Victoria had a slice with...
Using our loaf! Making fresh bread…

Using our loaf!
Making fresh bread…

I don’t knead (groan) to tell you that bread is one of the oldest prepared foods of all time, it sounds simple that bread is usually made from a wheat-flour dough that is cultured with yeast, allowed to rise, and then finally baked in an oven. Simple to make? Really?...