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Mincemeat Festive Wreath

Mincemeat Festive Wreath

A delicious Mincemeat Festive Wreath made from pizza dough. Filled with mincemeat, apple, stem ginger and flaked almonds, this would be perfect served as breakfast on Christmas Day. This Mincemeat Festive Wreath is actually made from pizza dough, with some spices added to the dough. It is […]

Rudolph’s Red Nose Chocolate Cake

Rudolph’s Red Nose Chocolate Cake

This fun and festive Rudolph’s Red Nose Chocolate Cake would make a great centrepiece over Christmas. Layers of delicious chocolate sponge and frosting with some surprise red noses hidden inside. This adorable festive Rudolph’s Red Nose Chocolate Cake is such a fun cake to make […]

Gin and Tonic Layer Cake

Gin and Tonic Layer Cake

This moist Gin and Tonic Layer Cake is a perfect treat for she (or he) who loves gin and cake as it combines both in one delicious sponge. Why have gin in a glass when you can eat it in a cake?

Gin and Tonic Layer Cake
Gin and Tonic inside a cake is always a good thing, right? I have to admit that I much prefer the taste of gin in cake form than I do in glass,largely due to a very over indulgent gin night way back when which made me ill! However, it was a friends birthday the other day, and knowing how she enjoys a tipple in a glass, I decided to make her this Gin and Tonic Layer Cake as a gift.

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Mincemeat Christmas Cake

Mincemeat Christmas Cake

A festive Mincemeat Christmas Cake which is a great alternative to a more traditional fruit cake. A light sponge that still tastes like Christmas cake! This cake is very easy to make and is a great way of using up any jars of mincemeat that you […]

Baking with your little ones!

Baking with your little ones!

The aromas of home baking are so distinctive – often these smells are wrapped up in memories of our own childhood. I know that the smell of a sponge cake baking in the oven takes me right back to baking with my own mum. It’s […]