Ilvermorny Cranberry Pie | Pottermore

“The robes of Ilvermorny are blue and cranberry. The colours honour Isolt and James: blue because it was Isolt’s favourite colour and because she had wished to be in Ravenclaw house as a child; cranberry in honour of James’s love of cranberry pie.” If you’re wondering what Ilvermorny is, I’ll just wait here for you, while you pop over to Pottermore and read up on the history of the North American witchcraft school. I had originally wanted to put the Ilvermorny crest on the pie (and I did attempt it!), but there was too much detail for it to look pretty in the end ....more

Fish Finger Sandwich | Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

“I told you to stay away from those fish finger sandwiches.” -Harry Potter and the Cursed Child There’s been plenty of reviews spiralling around the internet, with the new Harry Potter and the Cursed Child script book out. Personally, I was just happy to have something new from that world and to be able to enjoy the excitement and the hype. It was 7am my time when the book was released, and I eagerly set my alarm the night before to make sure I didn’t sleep in ....more

Apple and Mint Ice Cream | Redwall

He helped to serve them two portions of apple and mint ice cream. -Redwall,...more

Harry’s 11th Birthday Cake from Hagrid

“From an inside pocket of his black overcoat he pulled a slightly squashed box. Harry opened it with trembling fingers. Inside was a large, sticky chocolate cake with Happy Birthday Harry written on it in green icing.” -Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, J.K. Rowling ....more

Jelly Roll | Alexander and the Horrible, Terrible, No Good Day

‘There were two cupcakes in Philip Parker’s lunch bag and Albert got a Hershey bar with almonds and Paul’s mother gave him a piece of jelly roll that had...more

Bubble and Squeak | The Wind in the Willows

It was bubble-and-squeak, between two plates, and its fragrance filled the narrow cell. The penetrating smell of cabbage reached the nose of Toad as he lay prostrate in his misery on the floor, and gave him the idea for a moment that perhaps life was not such a blank and desperate thing as he had imagined. -The Wind in the Willows,...more

Harry Potter Series | Treacle Tart

When everyone had eaten as much as they could, the remains of the food faded from the plates, leaving them sparkling clean as before. A moment later the desserts appeared. Blocks of ice cream in every flavor you could think of, apple pies, treacle tarts, chocolate eclairs and jam doughnuts, trifle, strawberries, Jell-O, rice pudding– -Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, JK Rowling We’re back to backing Harry Potter treats! ...more

Kangaroo Stew | Follow The Rabbit Proof Fence

There had been three different maintenance inspectors since they started; the new man was a good boss and they liked him very much. Sometimes he stayed at their camp to share a meal with Maude’s family. He enjoyed the kangaroo stews and dampers that her mother and aunts made ....more

Frobscottle | The BFG

“‘We is now having a swiggle of this delicious frobscottle and you will see the happy result.’ The BFG shook the bottle vigorously. The pale green stuff fizzed and bubbled.” “And oh gosh, how delicious it was! It was sweet and refreshing ....more

Candied Chestnuts | Redwall

“You name them, we’ve got them. Even candied chestnuts and acorn crunch. We could feed the district for a year.” -Redwall, Brian Jacques Chestnuts in Perth are quite the novelty ....more