yeast dough

Lemon Curd & Poppy Seed Rolls

Lemon and poppy seed is one of my favourite flavour combos for summer. Sometimes a straightforward poppy seed roll is just not enough and the lemon curd adds a lovely zesty kick. They're really easy to make and if you might be a little bit intimidated by the idea of making yeast dough, this recipe… Continue reading Lemon Curd & Poppy Seed Rolls

layer cakes

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

Cupcake

Lemon Poppyseed Cupcakes

So it's mid September and it's quite chilly outside actually, so I guess this is summer done and dusted. But I wanted to share one more summery recipe before we descent into the depth of chocolate and winter fruit - the lemon poppyseed cupcake. One of my staple cupcake recipes really and one that I'm… Continue reading Lemon Poppyseed Cupcakes