layer cakes

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

easy recipes, sponge cakes, tray bakes

Apple Cinnamon Slice

This weeks recipe is a special one for me, as it's a cake that my mum used to make for my birthday quite a lot when I was younger. When I went to visit her last week I found the recipe stuck to the fridge, covered in old sugar and god knows what. So since… Continue reading Apple Cinnamon Slice

pastry, Tart

Rhubarb Meringue Cake

This is my absolute favourite summer cake. It's got a crunchy pastry case, soft and sour rhubarb in a sweet vanilla pudding and a lovely soft meringue topping. I've never met a person who didn't like this cake. Guaranteed a winner. Recipe: Shortcrust Pastry: 200g Plain Flour 100g Cold Butter 75g Caster Sugar 2 tsp… Continue reading Rhubarb Meringue Cake