The Lake District and Cumbria in Recipes and Photographs

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Just republished in its third edition! First published in 2006, it is a photographic tour of Cumbria and the Lake District, spiced with local and traditional recipes.

It covers the present county of Cumbria and the old lake counties of Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire north-of-the-sands, with an emphasis on the Lake District.

There is a wealth of information on the recipes and the history of Cumbria and the Lake District. Wordsworth, Beatrix Potter, the West Indian spice trade and the Roman Empire are just some of the people and areas explored.

List of recipes:

Sticky Toffee Pudding
Grasmere Community Gingerbread
Soft Lakeland Gingerbread
Cumberland Rum Nicky
Rum Butter
Tatie Pot
Clipping Time Pudding
Tyropatina (Roman recipe)
Border Tart
Allerdale Cake
Borrowdale Teabread

Buttermere Biscuits
Derwentwater Cakes
Windermere Char
Rhubarb Crumble
Hiring Fair Cakes
Damson Brandy
Kendal Mint Cake
Cumberland Apple Pudding
Hawkshead Whigs
Tatie Cake

Cover Price: £4.50

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