Category: Cake

Strawberry Mirror Glaze Cake Recipe

Whilst I bake cakes fairly often (there is a new cake on the kitchen bench on average once a fortnight), I generally go for plain cakes that don’t require any fancing piping or icing – not as a personal choice, but because my family tend to prefer simple …

Lamington Cake Recipe That Everyone Needs To Try

So what do you get when you take a sponge cake, chop it into squares, smother them in thick glossy chocolate icing then give them a good dredging in dessicated coconut? Why, a wonderful treat known as the lamington cake, of course! Much like the humble pavlova, the …

Very Easy Chocolate Mud Cake Recipe

For someone who proclaims that they aren’t a chocoholic, I sure seem to post a lot of chocolate recipes! Am I just in denial? Perhaps somewhere under this hardened exterior lies a sweet, gooey, intense rush of chocolate love? Maybe I should just take a deep breath, step …

Delicious Raspberry Swiss Roll Recipe

The humble sponge roulade – otherwise known as a swiss roll or jam roll. It seems simple enough, nay, in it’s barest of forms it almost seems a bit plain-jane or boring! Nonetheless, I had put it down in my diary as another one of those recipes to …

45 Minutes Cinnamon Cake Recipe

One of my favourite cakes in my repetoire is a cinnamon teacake recipe which takes a total of about 45 minutes from start to finish, and is the perfect accompaniment to a good cup of coffee or tea. The cake itself is very simply flavoured, but the cinnamon …

Baked London Cheesecake Recipe

So, let me declare that Nigella is my desserts goddess. She really, truly is. Every recipe that I’ve dared to create from her “How to be a domestic goddess” book has turned out simply and magnificently (can any other Nigella fans vouch for any of her other books? …