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Cake Decorating Ideas and Options

Cake Decorating Ideas and Options

Cake decorating is a hobby and a delight for all seasons. What better way to keep the family happy than to bake them a sweet tasting cake for that special occasion, or maybe just to show you care. It is important before you even begin to bake your cake that you decide what you are […]

Carrot-Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Carrot-Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Ingredients * 1/3  cup packed brown sugar * 2  Tbsp. butter * 1  Tbsp. water * 6  to 8 1/4-inch-thick slices fresh pineapple, cored and halved * 2  cups all-purpose flour * 1  Tbsp. baking powder * 1/2  tsp. salt * 1/4  tsp. ground nutmeg * 1/2  cup butter, softened * 1  cup granulated sugar

Chocolate Mud Cake

Chocolate Mud Cake

INGREDIENTS: 1 cup all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 6 tablespoons butter 2 ounces semisweet chocolate (or 1/3 cup chocolate chips) 1 cup sugar (2/3 cup & 1/3 cup, added separately) 3 tablespoons plus 1/3 cup Dutch-processed cocoa 1 tablespoon vanilla extract

Tiramisu bomb

Ingredients * 2 tsps instant coffee granules * 1 tblsp caster sugar * 1 cup boiling water * 1 / 4 cup coffee-flavoured liqueur * 250g packet sponge finger biscuits * Milk chocolate curls, to serve * Filling: * 1 tsp gelatine * 1 tblsp water * 300ml tub thickened cream * 1 tblsp caster […]

Chocolate Mocha Cream Cake

Chocolate Mocha Cream Cake

Ingredients * Cake: * 2  cups  all-purpose flour (about 9 ounces) * 1  cup  granulated sugar * 1  cup  packed dark brown sugar * 3/4  cup  unsweetened cocoa * 1 1/2  teaspoons  baking soda * 1 1/2  teaspoons  baking powder * 1/2  teaspoon  salt * 1  cup  reduced-fat mayonnaise * 3  tablespoons  canola oil

Raspberry Sponge Cake

Raspberry Sponge Cake

Ingredients 7 egg whites 7 egg yolks 90g sugar 1 tbsp vegetable oil 90g flour one or two additional tbsp of sugar to “drop” the sponge cake on 1 glass of raspberry jam (about 200g/7ounce, preferably seedless) confectioner’s sugar for dusting

Frosted carrot cake

Frosted carrot cake

Ingredients * 1 cup plain flour * 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda * 1 tsp baking powder * 2 tsps ground cinnamon * 2 eggs * 3 / 4 cup vegetable oil * 3 / 4 cup caster sugar * 1 1 / 2 cups coarsely grated carrots * 1 / 2 cup sultanas * […]

Angel Chocolate Mousse Cake

Angel Chocolate Mousse Cake

Ingredients 200g packet of Tiny Teddy chocolate biscuits 1 tsp cinnamon 100g butter, melted 10g sachet powdered gelatine 1/2 cup boiling water 1/4 cup Dutch cocoa 250g light cream cheese 3/4 cup caster sugar 400g can evaporated milk 1 cup frozen or fresh raspberries, to serve

Maple Pecan Cake

Maple Pecan Cake

Ingredients * 1  cup  all-purpose flour * 1  cup  pecan flour (see notes) * 2  teaspoons  baking powder * 1/4  teaspoon  salt * 3  large egg yolks, beaten to blend * 2/3  cup  maple syrup * 1/3  cup  pecan or vegetable oil * 1  tablespoon  brandy * 6  large egg whites * 1/3  cup  sugar […]

Caramel Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Caramel Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Ingredients * 3 1/2  cups  sifted cake flour * 2  teaspoons  baking powder * 1/4  teaspoon  salt * 1 3/4  cups  granulated sugar * 1 3/4  cups  light brown sugar, divided * 1 1/4  cups  butter, softened and divided * 6  eggs * 1  teaspoon  vanilla extract * 1  cup  milk * 1/2  cup  evaporated […]