Victoria Sponge Sandwich

I have posted recipes on my blog from cakes, muffins, cookies, tarts and even a dog biscuit recipe. Then I thought I don't even have a simple Victoria Sponge recipe, its the cake that everyone probably started out baking with their Mom as a kid, I know it was mine. Traditionally a Victoria Sponge which is … Continue reading Victoria Sponge Sandwich

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Giant Chocolate Carrot Cupcake

Having never made a Giant Cupcake before my friends mom leant me their Giant Silicone Cupcake Mould, couldn't wait to try it out, but what to bake... Carrot Cake is their favourite cake which I have previously made for them so I thought that I would go for a different kind of carrot cake. My friend had mention a … Continue reading Giant Chocolate Carrot Cupcake

Apple Friands

Apple Friands Recipe Adapted from Laundry etc 1 Medium Sized Bramley Apple 1 1/2 tablespoon Soft Brown Sugar 1 1/2 tablespoon Honey 5 Egg Whites - I used Two Chicks Liquid Egg Whites 125g Butter, melted 100g Ground Almonds 100g Icing Sugar 60g Plain Flour 1. Preheat the oven to Gas Mark 5, and prepare your Friand tin by … Continue reading Apple Friands

Halloween Baking

  I have always tried to get my Red Velvets a nice shade of red but they always seem to look brown and looking like a plain and normal chocolate cake. The only time I did get a great shade of red was with some cupcakes but they ended up being really crumbly and coming … Continue reading Halloween Baking

French Madeleines

The other day I wanted to use my new Madeleine Tin and I did the Hairy Bikers' Madeleines, the other recipe that I tried that day was this one from the Queen of Cakes Mary Berry with just a few alterations. Adapted from Mary Berry Makes 24-30 Madeleines 150g Butter 3 Large Eggs 150g Caster Sugar 150g Self … Continue reading French Madeleines

Madeleines

I went to Webbs of Wychbold with my sister the other day and I got some new bakeware with some of my Birthday money. I had a look in Hobbycraft and Lakeland and some of the things that I got were... One of the first recipes that I was going to do so that I could … Continue reading Madeleines

Carrot & Walnut Cake

I wanted to make my friend and his family a cake as I have been going round there quite often. His whole family are so nice and they make you feel so welcome and comfortable when I'm round there, I asked what cake they liked and his mom said that she liked Carrot Cake. I … Continue reading Carrot & Walnut Cake

Raspberry & Apple Crumble Cake

The other day I got a tweet saying that I should change my blog name to 'Perfecting Raspberry Bakes' which made smile, as I do have a slight addiction, okay maybe more than just slight but they are just so delicious. So here I am sharing another recipe with you and yes its got raspberries in it … Continue reading Raspberry & Apple Crumble Cake

Toscakaka – Swedish Caramel Almond Cake

I have finally got my laptop back after it going in for a service, I was getting withdrawal symptoms after being without it and not being able to post this next bake. A while back my Lakeland order arrived (I always get excited about new bakeware goodies) I got a 7 inch loose bottomed square … Continue reading Toscakaka – Swedish Caramel Almond Cake

Birthday Chocolate Fudge Cake & Cupcakes

Just thought that I would share a quick post with you all about the Birthday Cake and Cupcakes I made this weekend for some friends of mine. This weekend it was my friends Birthday BBQ / House warming party, very lucky to still have some nice weather, I think it has been warmer than our actual … Continue reading Birthday Chocolate Fudge Cake & Cupcakes