Two Old Friends and One New

Three more cakes done from Chapter One of Mary Berry’s Baking Bible in my efforts to bake┬áthe book from A to Z (or Genesis to Revelations perhaps). The three bakes were Cappuccino Cake, Lemon Yoghurt Cake and the classic Battenburg Cake. First to the new friend, Cappuccino Cake or more perhaps more accurately in this… Continue reading Two Old Friends and One New

Swiss Rolls – 3 Sweet & 1 Savoury

Technically, the savoury one was a roulade, but it was probably the best looking one so I’m going to keep it in. As you may or may not know, I decided to bake Mary Berry’s Baking Bible, cover to cover and I had reached the point where there are three Swiss roll recipes (more about… Continue reading Swiss Rolls – 3 Sweet & 1 Savoury

A Brace of Sponge Cakes

You can’t have too much of a good thing, right? Apparently not correct; sponge cake may be good but coffee sponge cake gets the thumbs down from my family. Continuing my efforts to bake everything in Mary Berry’s Baking Bible, cover to cover, I moved on to cake no. 3, which is a coffee sponge.… Continue reading A Brace of Sponge Cakes