New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
Around the dioceses >

Tosset cake

Margaret Duggan

by Margaret Duggan

Posted: 06 Sep 2013 @ 12:05

TOSSET cakes sound more like biscuits to me: basic shortbread with less than the usual sugar, caraway seeds, and coriander. But they are considered one of the "lost foods" of the UK that TV chef Jamie Oliver (left in picture) and fellow chef Jimmy Doherty (right) are currently searching for. They will be featured on Channel 4 next year.

It seems that the tosset cake is local to Stalmine and Preesall, in Blackburn diocese, marking the feast of ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Job of the week

Registered Manager

South East

The College of St Barnabas is seeking to appoint a Registered Manager for our 28 bed registered Nursing Wing with responsibility also for domiciliary care for 37 residents in sheltered housing. Thi...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Playing between light and shade

Playing between light and shade

David Oyelowo's film roles have switched from a statesman to a killer. He talked to Simon Jones  Subscribe to read more

Question of the week
Would you invest in a credit union?

To prevent multiple voting, we now ask readers to be logged in. This is free, quick and easy, honestly. Click here to login or register

Top comment

How to make freshers welcome: ten top tips

Churches of all types can offer a much-needed spiritual home to new students, says Sally Hitchiner  Read More

Tue 6 Oct 15 @ 15:15
RT @tswyattStill keen to speak to any Christians who are at the Conservative party conference #cpc15 Please email and RT

Tue 6 Oct 15 @ 14:58
How to make freshers welcome: ten top tips by @SallyHitchiner