Author Archives: francesray28
i haven’t made shortbread in a while so decided to make some as it’s quick and easy. I used this recipe and used 1.5 times the quantities: http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/recipes/shortbread_1290 When they were cool i drizzled dark chocolate over them (I use … Continue reading
There seem to be a lot of birthdays at work at the moment! Hannah requested a chocolate cake for hers so I decided to make this one decorated with Cadbury’s chocolate fingers and Maltesers I used Nigella’s chocolate cake recipe … Continue reading
The request this week was for Nigella’s brownies. I used cacao powder and Cadburys dairy milk chocolate, however the recipe came out more like a cake, than brownies: Nigella's Everyday Brownie Recipe I added milk chocolate hearts to the top … Continue reading
My friend at work, Clare, was heading back home to New Zealand for her birthday, but requested a very specific cake for her return…. I googled ‘coconut cake with vanilla bean frosting’ and there was literally one recipe that matched!! … Continue reading
these are another recipe from the great Hummingbird bakery recipe book. Let’s hope they taste as good as they smell!
I’m always looking for recipes to use whatever leftovers I might have & this week I was wondering what to make with the leftover apricot jam from the Christmas cake. When I found a recipe for jammy dodgers it was … Continue reading
My sister and I made the Christmas cake about 6 weeks ago. I used my foolproof recipe from last year which is exactly what it is – foolproof! https://www.bakingmad.com/foolproof-christmas-cake-recipe/ Baking it in advance gave me a few weeks to feed … Continue reading