Food

Bruce Castle Museum & Haringey Archive

Slice of History – Tottenham Cake and other Baking Stories

Monday, 25 November 2013 - 12:15pm

Hear about baking stories from the area – and have a taste of Tottenham Cake at this 'Munch and Listen' lunchtime talk. Visit the...

Bruce Castle Museum & Haringey Archive Service, Events, Food, Quakers, Tottenham, Tottenham Cake

Tottenham Ploughmans

Tottenham Ploughmans

Sunday, 8 September 2013 -
12:00am to 4:00pm

There are three artisan food producers in Tottenham. You can’t buy their products in the area. None of them sell locally.

Wildes Cheese...

Downhills Park, Events, Food

Clay pipes discovered in the River Thames

Clay Modelling Workshop at Winkfield Resource Centre

Friday, 15 March 2013 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

On Friday 15 March, a small group from the Day Care Services, will be having a Clay Modelling Workshop at the Winkfield Resource Centre. This group will be working up ideas coming from the bed and...

Ceramics, Clay, Clay Pipes, Cooking, Crafts, Events, Food, Oysters, Pottery, Winkles, Workshops

Tottenham Cake with its distinctive pink icing

Tottenham Cake Recipe

As seen on The Great British Bake Off: broadcast Tuesday 17 September 2013 on BBC2 at 8pm.

Peter Brown's Recipe...

Food, Quakers, Tottenham, Tottenham Cake

Prince of Wales Hospital Nurses Digging During World War I - Copyright: Bruce Castle Museum (Haringey Culture, Libraries and Learning)

Digging for Victory

Prince of Wales Hospital Nurses digging during World War I.

'Tottenham Pudding', Dig for Victory, Food, Local History, World War I

Queen Mary inspecting the 'Tottenham Pudding' - Courtesy: Bruce Castle Museum (Haringey Culture, Libraries and Learning)

Queen Mary, the Markfield Piggery and the 'Tottenham Pudding'

"The piggery: As a wartime measure (WWII), a Pig Farm was located on the site and visited by no lesser a person than the then Queen Elizabeth (the late Queen Mother) on one occasion. I believe...

'Tottenham Pudding', Beam Engine & Museum, Ecology, Food, Local History, Markfield Park, Markfield Piggery, Moselle Memories, Queen Mother