Raspberry & Pistachio Frangipane Tart

There are some many things that I love about this tart Raspberries - my favourite berry 🙂 I love nuts Pistachios and Almonds being a couple of my favourites It's just like a Bakewell Tart but this one is made with mostly pistachios Everything about this tart just works, the pastry is delicate and crisp. … Continue reading Raspberry & Pistachio Frangipane Tart

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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

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

Strawberry & Raspberry Shortcakes

For the Shortbread - adapted from James Martin 130g Butter, cold 200g Plain Flour 50g Cornflour 65g Caster Sugar 1 Small Egg, whisked 1. To make the shortbread rub the cold butter in the flours using your fingertips until it resembles fine breadcrumbs. Stir in the sugar - I did this using a round bladed … Continue reading Strawberry & Raspberry Shortcakes

Fresh Berry Scones

  So it been a while seen I made some scones and I love to eat them when they are still slightly warm from the oven, so much better than store bought. This fresh berry scone recipe is from The Great British Bake Off: 100 Foolproof Recipes, the only thing that I changed was instead of … Continue reading Fresh Berry Scones

Molten Chocolate Puddings

So I was in need of a chocolate fix, hmm what to bake... I love melt in the middle chocolate puddings, I mean who doesn't and I hadn't had one for ages so I decide that I would do that for dessert tonight.. I thought that I would do another recipe from the Great British Bake … Continue reading Molten Chocolate Puddings

Gooey Chocolate Raspberry Cakes

So as you know I have a slight raspberry addiction and I have many recipes with them, this one is so delicious you could serve it as a dessert at dinner, like a mini melt in the middle pudding. It was a few months ago I came across this recipe, on a blog called Eat Little … Continue reading Gooey Chocolate Raspberry Cakes

Raspberry & Passionfruit Muffins

So this is the next bake to feed my raspberry addiction, Paul Hollywood's Raspberry and Passionfruit Muffins. I have never used Passionfruit before but the aroma was beautiful, I've had drinks like exotic/tropical juices and the taste and smell is amazing, so this was a new experience baking with this exotic fruit, one that I will be doing … Continue reading Raspberry & Passionfruit Muffins

Raspberry Torte

Earlier on today I made Jo Wheatley's Raspberry Torte getting ready for The Great British Bake Off tonight and also to feed my raspberry addiction... It was so good! I have seen many people tweeting that they have made this cake and saying how delicious the recipe was, I thought that I would give it ago, I'm so glad that … Continue reading Raspberry Torte

Raspberry & Hazelnut Brownies

  I have never made a brownie from scratch before, I have cheated by using a Betty Crocker Fudge Brownie Mix but I have always wanted to perfect my own. Fudgy, Gooey chocolate heaven. As I love raspberries I wanted to incorporate them into the recipe, along with chopped hazelnuts for that bit of crunch. So all … Continue reading Raspberry & Hazelnut Brownies