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Rhubarb Scones

Rhubarb Scones are light and fluffy with pockets of tangy fresh rhubarb. They’re perfect for breakfast, brunch, afternoon tea or snack time. Between my 7-year stint as pastry chef at a British tea shop and baking for family and friends, at this point in my life I’ve baked, literally, tens of thousands of scones. This…

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Rhubarb Compote

Rhubarb Compote is a truly quick and easy recipe with just three simple ingredients. This tasty compote is a perfect way to preserve the zesty flavor of rhubarb. Rhubarb has a short season so buy a bunch while you can. After you make the perfect Rhubarb Pie you can chop and freeze the stalks, or you…

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Hi, I’m Eileen

I’m Eileen, blogger, cookbook author and trained pastry chef. I have always loved teaching people how to bake. I firmly believe that, with a little guidance and a good recipe, anyone can bake from scratch.

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