Peach Melba Crumble Traybake #GBBO #CakeWeek

Peach Melba Crumble Traybake #GBBO #CakeWeek

Perfect for autumn this Peach Melba Crumble Traybake is a great way of combining cake and a crumble in one easy bake. Served as a dessert or just with a cuppa, this is delicious and simple to make.

So it is week 2 of the Great British Bake Off and it is my favourite one because it is Cake Week. I am sharing my Peach Melba Crumble Traybake with you as my bake along recipe, but before I go into detail about it lets do some GBBO news.

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Raspberry and Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Raspberry and Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Here is a great way of using up over ripe bananas; my Raspberry and Chocolate Chip Banana Bread and easy to make cake that is as delicious as it is handy to use up over ripe fruit.

Raspberry and Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

I regularly find myself with some over ripe bananas sat in my fruit bowl, looking a little sorry for themselves because no one wants to eat them, especially when they are sat to some yellow, non blemished bananas. However, I like to find them because it gives me an excuse to get baking. Like when I made this Raspberry and Chocolate Chip Banana Bread, without the blackened bananas I would not have made it. 

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Jammie Dodgers Traybake Cake

Jammie Dodgers Traybake Cake

This Jammie Dodgers Traybake Cake is a very simple cake to make. A vanilla sponge containing freeze dried raspberries and raspberry jam, topped with the classic jammy Dodger biscuits this cake would be great for bake sales and coffee mornings.

Jammie Dodgers Traybake Cake

I have seen a few recipes recently using Jammie Dodger biscuits and it got me thinking that I would like to create one of my own. Therefore, over the weekend, as half term drew to an end, my youngest son and I did a spot of baking and this Jammie Dodgers Traybake Cake was made. 

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Boost’s Berry Cake Bars : Cooking with Kids

Boost’s Berry Cake Bars : Cooking with Kids

Boost's Berry Cake Bites : Cooking with Kids

We had Jenson’s class mascot to stay this weekend, a red dragon called Boost. As you can imagine this was very exciting for Jenson and indeed he has been wondering when it would be his turn to have Boost home again, ever since he returned to school in September!

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Banana, Raspberry & White Chocolate Loaf Cake

Banana, Raspberry & White Chocolate Loaf Cake

Banana, Raspberry & White Chocolate Loaf Cake

As I have mentioned many, many times on my blog I always end up with some over ripe bananas most, if not every week in my fruit bowl. While I have put these to use in various recipes, I do tend to make banana loaves the most just because it is such an easy and tasty way of baking with them.

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