The BQ (Business Quarter) website has just published an interesting North Wales connected article written by Maria McGeoghan. Titled "That Takes The Biscuit" it 's a fairly lengthy account of North Walian baker James Shepherd successful revival of the ancient Aberffraw biscuit. It's quite an interesting read, not only does it cover the historical aspect of the biscuits origins but the local North Wales orientated business aspect of the piece is interesting as well.
The article can be viewed via the BQ website, a link follows the preview clip below...
...for James Shepherd, it’s also the smell of success – thanks to a chance encounter one night when he was watching TV. Born and brought up in North Wales, James always considered himself a decent home cook, and he and his wife Natasha enjoyed watching the nation’s favourite food show, The Great British Bake Off. During an episode in October 2012, one of presenters Mel and Sue’s short information films on the history of food grabbed his attention...
Link to the BQ article
Link to the Aberffraw Biscuits website