Category: cake

apple cinnamon cake

apple cinnamon cake This scrumptious cake has layers of spicy fruit and crumble and is quite delicious served warm with fresh cream. INGREDIENTS Makes 1 cake 3 large cooking apples ½ tsp ground cinnamon 1 cup butter 1¼ cups caster sugar 4 eggs 4 cups self-raising flour For the...

caribbean wedding cakes

caribbean wedding cakes INGREDIENTS Makes 1 cake 2 cups currants 3 cups raisins 1 cup prunes, stoned ²⁄³ cup mixed peel 2¼ cups dark soft brown Sugar 1 tsp mixed spice 6 tbsp rum, plus more if needed ½ pint/1¼ cups sherry, plus more if needed 2 cups softened...

Berry sponge tart

when soft fruits are in season, try making this delicious sponge tart. Serve warm from the oven with scoops of vanilla ice cream. SERVES 8-10 softened butter, for greasing 2 pound (8 cups) soft fruit, such as raspberries, blackberries, black currants. red currants, strawberries or blueberries 4 eggs at...

strawberry shortcake ice cream

strawberry shortcake ice cream This dessert is an American Classic, and couldn’t be easier to make  Fresh juicy strawberries store-bought sponge tart shells and rich ice cream are all you need to Create a delicious dessert. Preparation time 10 minutes Cooking time None serves 4 3×6-inch sponge tart shells...

Banana and ginger loaf

Banana and ginger loaf INGREDIENTS Makes 1 cake 1²⁄³cups plain flour 2 tsp bicarbonate of soda 2 tsp ground ging 1¼A cups medium oatmeal 4 tbsp dark muscovado sugar 6 tbsp sunflower margarine ¾cup golden syrup 1 egg, beaten 3 ripe bananas, mashed ¾cup icing sugar stem ginger, to...

old fashioned date cake recipe

Mixed spice adds a warm flavor to this low-fat, high-fiber cake. Simply serve it on its own, or spread it with butter and honey for an extra special INGREDIENTS Makes 1 cake 2½ cups wholemeal self-raising flour 2 tsp mixed spice 5oz/scant 1 cup chopped dates 20z ½cup chopped...

Cinnamon Rolls

INGREDIENTS Makes 24 small Cinnamon rolls For the dough 400g/14oz/ 1²⁄³ cups strong white flour 2.5ml ½ tsp salt 30ml/2 tbsp sugar 5ml/1 tsp quick-acting dried yeast 45ml/3 tbsp oil 1 egg 120ml/4fl oz/ ½ cup warm milk 120ml/4f oz/ ½ cup warm water For the filling 5g/1oz butter softened...

Baklava Recipe

This is a Baklava queen of all pastries with its exotic flavours and is usually served for the Persian New Year on 29, December 2018 celebrating the first day of spring. Serves 6- 8 INGREDIENTS 350g/120z/33/4cups ground pistachio nuts 150g/5oz/1¼ cups icing sugar 15ml/1 tbsp ground cardamom 150g/5oz/2/3cup unsalted butter,...

Nectarine – puff pastry tarts

There delicious, yet simple, fresh fruit pastries are easy to put together, but the puff pastry makes then seem very elegant. preparation time 15 minutes cooking time 12 – 15 minutes serves 6 8 ounces frozen puff pastry, thawed 1 pound nectarines 1 tablespoon butter 2 tablespoons sugar freshly...

chocolate fudge sundaes

preparation time 3 minutes cooking time 6 minutes serves 4 4 scoops each vanilla and coffee ice cream 2 small ripe bananas, sliced whipped cream toasted sliced almonds For the sauce ¹⁄3 cup light brown sugar ½ cup golden syrup or light corn syrup 3 tablespoons strong black coffee...