Category Archives: cake

Dat Backhus stollen…an amateur’s view

Well, that was a bit disappointing. Since work were holding a ‘coffee and cake’ afternoon gathering, a general call had gone out some while back for folks to bring along the cake part.  Usual cheapskate scenario, where you all have … Continue reading

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Victoria Sponge with Butter Icing

This beautifully classic sponge cake isn’t one that I make too often, just so happened that a lady at the church I go to requested some Vicci sponges as part of an event this Sunday.  Anyway, top cake for almost … Continue reading

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Banana and Cherry Cake

This one’s pretty tasty, easy to make and keeps well (in an airtight container). Ingredients:2 ripe bananas100g unsalted butter, room temp2 large eggs, room temp150g runny honey110g glacee cherries, halved3/4 tsp ground cinnamon2 tsp baking powder230g plain flour Technique:Switch oven … Continue reading

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