It's the time of year when my teaching hours slow down from frenzied 12 hour a day stints to almost nothing.
This is often a time a major stress for english teachers in the private sector who are paid on contract rather than salary.
No teaching = no pay.
It basically means no, or little, income.
Orgasmic Dark Chocolate Lime Zest Gateau
200gr dark choc ( 70°)
100gr salted butter
100gr fine white sugar
4T sifted flour
zest of one lime
Pre heat oven 180°.
Melt the chocolate with butter in a bain marie. Mix in sugar and flour.
Separate eggs and mix the yolks into the chocolate mixture. Fold in lime zest.
Beat the whites until stiff and fold gently into chocolate mixture.
Butter and flour baking tin, pour in mixture. Bake 20 mins.