Lemon and Buttermilk Traybake

Lemon and Buttermilk Traybake

This zesty Lemon and Buttermilk Traybake is so moist, light and tangy. It would be perfect for an afternoon tea or even to sell at a fete or coffee morning.

This recipe came about for two reasons. Firstly, I had some buttermilk that needed using up, and rather than make scones or soda bread or even banana bread, I wanted to make a cake. Secondly, I had been asked to make lemon sponge birthday cake earlier this week, and it has been so long since I had made one myself, that I was really fancying one. Therefore,  I decided to make a Lemon and Buttermilk Traybake.

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Slow Cooker Blueberry, Lemon & Ginger Cake

Slow Cooker Blueberry, Lemon & Ginger Cake

This delicious Slow Cooker Blueberry, Lemon & Ginger Cake is made in the slow cooker / crock pot in just 3 hours.

Since I tried making my first cake in a slow cooker earlier this year, I have been keen to try out some new recipes. Earlier in the week, I had some blueberries that needed eating up and seeing as though I was off on a play date the next day I thought a cake would make use of the fruit. Finding a jar of opened lemon curd inside my fridge, it seemed only fitting to make a Slow Cooker Blueberry, Lemon & Ginger Cake. Read More

Lemon, Basil and Strawberry Cake #GBBOBloggers2016 #GBBO Week 6: Botanical

Lemon, Basil and Strawberry Cake #GBBOBloggers2016 #GBBO Week 6: Botanical

Welcome to week 6 of the Great Bloggers Bake Off following week 6 of the GBBO, and tonight saw another new theme for GBBO with Botanical. The categories this week were:

Signature : Citrus Meringue Pie
Technical : 2 French Herb Fougasse Breads
Showstopper : 3 Tiered Flower Cake

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Ginger and Lemon Drizzle Cake

Ginger and Lemon Drizzle Cake

My timeline has been filled with scrummy looking drizzle cakes since the GBBO ended on Wednesday night, and seeing as though my recipe entered for week 1 did not strictly come under any of the 3 baking categories, I felt I should rectify that at my earliest opportunity. hence, this Ginger and Lemon Drizzle Cake will be my second cake linked up this week.

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