Easy shortcrust pastry

The basis of many good recipes can start with the most simple of ingredients. I love shortcrust pastry as it is super easy to use, freezable and can form the basis of many different recipes. It takes just minutes to prepare and you can save around 60-70%, at least, compared to buying it ready made in the supermarket. I always find it surprising just how easy shortcrust pastry is to make!

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Degustabox August 2016

Like a lot of parents lucky enough to work from home I’m super busy. I don’t have anywhere near as much time as I imagined I would when I became self-employed. Most of my supermarket shopping comes from a list as I need to be organised and ensure that I keep us stocked up on all the essentials. This means that sometimes we miss out on trying new foods & drinks so we have been loving the Degustabox as it is a box full of surprises.

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