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February

What has been happening at Spruce Homeware in February? ❤️ Bake Down Competition At the beginning of February we launched our Bake Down competition. We have been delighted by all the entries, but slightly disappointed we couldn’t taste them all 😂Baking has been a great way to keep busy during lockdown! We hope you have enjoyed getting involved! 🧁The competition will close tonight and the winner will be announced in March, winning baking goodies worth £40+.If you still wish to take part check out the original post and follow the steps to enter ☺️   Snow Days February brought the most snow we have seen in years!! This was a great chance to get out and have some fun ‑...

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Chicken Mimosa Recipe

We love this chicken mimosa recipe - very similar to a curry.  Can be made with chicken or pork if you prefer.  Serves 4 Ingredients 25g Butter 900g chicken - cut into small chunks 1 large Onion - cut into wedges 1 x 2.5cm piece of fresh ginger - peeled and finely chopped 1 Level Tablespoon of Ground Cumin 1 Level Tablespoon of Ground Coriander 1 Level Tablespoon of Ground Tumeric 1 Level Tablespoon of Mild Curry Powder Salt and Pepper - Season to taste 400g Tinned Chopped Tomatoes 150ml of Chicken Stock 50g Creamed Coconut - cut into pieces 250g Greek Yoghurt Method Melt the butter in a large pan on a high heat and brown the chicken. Move to an...

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Valentine's Day Gift Blog

Whether you have been bubbled for months, or haven't seen each other for a while, Valentine's Day is a chance to give one another a little something to let them know you are thinking about them and appreciate them.  This Valentine's Day won't consist of fancy restaurants, cinema dates or bars - so why not cook your significant other their favourite meal and give them a little gift at home to make the day special.  For Her:  We aren't getting dressed up or leaving the house very often just now, so jewellery may not be as useful this year. Instead, choose your favourite picture of the two of you and pop it in our beautiful tribal photo frame to create...

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Toffee Ice Cream Recipe

This delicious ice cream goes perfectly with our Sticky Toffee Pear Pudding. Very quick and easy to make! Ingredients: caster sugar 200g maple syrup 2 tbsp sweetened condensed milk 300ml double cream 2 x 600ml pots vanilla extract 2 tsp Method: STEP 1 Put the condensed milk, cream, the maple syrup and vanilla into a large bowl. Beat with an electric whisk until softly whipped and just holding a thick ribbon. STEP 2 Tip into a freezer container. Freeze until needed. Inspired by Olive Magazine.

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