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Rainbow Sprinkle Layer Cake

So I've thought about baking a rainbow cake for a very long time and I've always thought of it as waaaaaaay too much work. Recently though friends of mine have asked me to make one as a birthday present and as it turns out, it really isn't that much extra work, provided you've got at… Continue reading Rainbow Sprinkle Layer Cake

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Devil’s Food Cake

THE ULTIMATE CHOCOLATE CAKE. Honestly, probably the only chocolate cake recipe you'll ever need. Four layers of dense, fudgy, moist cake sandwiched together with a salted dark chocolate fudge icing. DE-LI-CIOUS. Recipe: Sponge: 200g Caster Sugar250g Soft, Unsalted Butter2 tsp Vanilla Extract350ml Very Hot Coffee150ml Buttermilk225g Light Soft Brown Sugar100g Cocoa Powder1 tsp Salt420g Plain… Continue reading Devil’s Food Cake

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Rhubarb Crumble Cake

I love a good rhubarb cake but it's so difficult to find a good one. You need to use good rhubarb, otherwise it doesn't taste of much, you'll have to make sure that its not too wet so your cake doesn't just fall apart and I've worked on this recipe for soooo long just to… Continue reading Rhubarb Crumble Cake

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Lemon Meringue Cake

Winter is finally over and it's time for some light and fruity desserts, well... lighter anyway. And this one has everything you want from a summer cake, fluffy lemon drizzle sponge, light Swiss meringue, zesty lemon curd and finally chewy French meringue ruffles. Recipe: Lemon Drizzle Sponge: 250g Soft, Unsalted Butter250g Caster Sugar5 medium Eggs,… Continue reading Lemon Meringue Cake

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Vanilla & Berry Cake with Raspberry Choc Drip

This blog post is a bit more about cake decorating than just baking. The vanilla sponges are fluffy and light, sandwiched together by vanilla Swiss meringue buttercream. I've added mixed berry jelly layers for a bit of fruit (and height). The raspberry chocolate drip just looks beautiful and then you've got loads of sprinkles, because… Continue reading Vanilla & Berry Cake with Raspberry Choc Drip