Lady Brunner's recipes from Greys Court

As a distinguished member of the Women's Institute, Lady Brunner was an avid home baker. She collected and wrote numerous recipes over the years she was at Greys Court, and we're excited to share some of them with you. Using these recipes you can recreate Lady Brunner's family favourites in your own home.

Enjoy a festive mulled wine

Lady Brunner's mulled wine

We've found this well-loved festive recipe in Lady Brunner's collection of recipe books. Learn how to make this warming winter treat in your own home.

Girl stirring flour in the mixing bowl

Lady Brunner's gingerbread

Try out Lady Brunner's gingerbread, as featured in the latest National Trust Whats On guide.

Visitors baking together in a National Trust kitchen

Brandy snaps from Greys Court

This great recipe is for a simple treat that Lady Brunner often used, that is easy to follow and very quick. Why not give it a go,

Black kale (cavalo nero) in the garden at Florence Court, Co Fermanagh

Warming winter kale soup

The cavolo nero (‘black cabbage’) and cannelloni beans used in this soup recipe from Greys Court will bring a taste of Italy to a cold winter’s day. Enjoy it smooth or chunky with a hunk of bread.