Tag Archives: Cake

Blood Orange and Ginger Almond Cake

I havent seemed to be around here at all since the new year. I’ve been spending my days wrapped up in home yoga, enjoying a more savoury side of cooking and trying to cram in as much time with family … Continue reading

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A rich dark and gooey Chocolate Cake for Autumnal nights

It’s approaching that time of year when the sun retreats into the sky earlier and earlier, leaving us in dusky overcast light before we’ve even sat down for dinner. It’s the time when all you want it to do is hide under … Continue reading

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Simple Peach Upside Down Cake

After last weeks failed attempt at getting back in the blogging game, (lets just leave it at a humiliated pastry chef forgetting to add sugar into a carrot cake), I decided to return to the ever comforting and humble side of home … Continue reading

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Mocha Birthday Cake: Chocolate Chip Coffee Sponge, Dark Chocolate Ganache and Coffee Mascarpone Icing

I really believe that you should make the most of your birthday. Whether you’re 1 or 101, it should be a real celebration. I no longer do these one day birthdays, I need to eek it out for as long as possible. Preferably spanning … Continue reading

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Peach & Apricot Almond Cake with Streusel topping

The warm weather is making me lethargic. It’s making me lay out in the park for hours on end. It’s luring me onto the grass. I lie there, unmoving, with no thoughts or worries apart from the occasional whisper of … Continue reading

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Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

About 6 months ago, if anyone told me they were going to make a Pineapple Upside Down Cake, my mind would instantly wander to the 70s: Peace, love, music and big afros. Before recently being reintroduced to the Pineapple Cake; … Continue reading

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Parsnip, Hazelnut and Stem Ginger Loaf Cake

Every week, me and my friend/colleague are tasked with coming up with three different desserts to put onto the Du Jour menu at work. This is by far, the best part of my job. It’s something I’ve had to earn; … Continue reading

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Apple Cherry and Rye Cake with Honey Mascarpone

After my post last week, along with my revelation on baking using healthier ingredients, I decided to search for a cookbook to start me off on my healthy baking quest. I needed something which focused on baking, with recipes that … Continue reading

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