Boutique Bake – Rustic Brown Bread Mix

A taste of home

I’m not going to lie, I have always been a little bit sceptical about baking mixes… As an avid home baker the thought of using a cake mix to cut down on my precious baking time doesn’t sit well with me. Baking is one of the few activities that really helps me unwind after a long day, I treasure those 30 or so minutes that I spend measuring out the ingredients and mixing the gooey batter together. However, one Irish company has converted me to a fan of baking mixes… Boutique Bake offers easy to use and really delicious baking mixes in some seriously cute packaging. Their range includes; lemon drizzle, chocolate brownies, flapjacks and carrot cake, to name just a few (see a snap of my collection below). What I love about these mixes is they really are idiot proof and you only need 2 or 3 additional ingredients to start baking. These extra ingredients are usually items that you already have at home so no trekking to the shops is required.

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Living in Madrid means I have plenty of choice when it comes to cuisines but every now and then I do miss food from home. Brown bread is a personal favourite of mine and I just can’t seem to find a good brown bread loaf in Madrid (please shout if you have any recommendations!) As a result, the Boutique Bake Rustic Brown Bread mix is one of my favourite baking finds. The brown bread is SO delicious and coupled with a cup of tea (Barry’s tea in my case) I am transported back to my sitting room in Dublin. That taste of home is needed every now and then.

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The instructions on the packaging for this divine brown bread are super simple and in less than 10 minutes you have your brown bread baking in the oven.

The instructions:

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The ingredients:

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The work out (very minor but hey every mix counts to work those arm muscles):

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Okay so it doesn’t look that pretty in the mixing bowl but I promise you it is going to taste divine

 

All ready to go in the oven

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Hello happiness

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 I came back to Madrid with six Boutique Bake Rustic Brown Bread mixes in my suitcase with more to follow when my family come to visit. I also have a variety of the cake mixes sitting pretty on my kitchen shelf so I’ll be sure to post about them as soon as I make them.

Let me know what your favourite cake mixes are I would love to hear from you

Please note that this is not a sponsored post 

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