Cakes

Apple Cakes

Following the success of my Lovely Little Lemon Cakes, I decided to experiment again and try another flavour. Here we have delicious Apple Cakes   Ingredients – Makes 12 2 Apples, peeled & cut into bite size pieces 1 Tablespoon Brown Sugar 3 Cloves 2 Egg Whites, beaten until stiff 125g Softened Butter 125g Caster Sugar 2 Eggs 2 Tbsp Milk …

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Lovely Little Lemon Cakes

 I had some egg whites left over today & decided instead of making yet more meringue I would use them in a cake of some sort. So, after going through the fridge & the larder press I decided on these iced, lemon cakes. I took my basic cupcake recipe and omitted some things and added others. Here is the recipe …

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Lemon Madeira Cake

This recipe is from Rachel Allen’s ‘Home Cooking’, the only difference is that in her recipe she uses oranges, whereas I used lemons, and I didn’t ice mine. Ingredients 175g/6 oz Butter 175g/6 oz Caster Sugar 1 tsp Vanilla Extract 3 Eggs, beaten Finely grated zest of two lemons 225g/8 oz Plain Flour 1 tsp Baking Powder 4 tsp Freshly …

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Easter Sponge Cake

You know those days where you just need cake? Today was one of those days, so cake it is. Easter Sponge Cake to be precise. I found this recipe in an old notebook that my Mam used to keep. She would cut recipes from magazines & stick them into it. This one was among them. Cake Ingredients  4 Medium Eggs 185g Caster …

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