Category: Cakes

My First Wedding Cake…….. By Lucy Simmons

My First wedding cake, beautiful rich chocolate sponges, stacked in tiers, 4 large cakes filled with rich vanilla cream and 4 smaller chocolate cakes, filled with richvanilla cream. Slathered in rich vanilla cream and decorated with beautiful seasonal fresh flowers.........

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Millionaire Chocolate Brownies…And more Brownies For Later By Lucy Simmons

Imagine this....Rich gooey chocolate brownie, christened with a golden layer of caramel, topped with rich dark chocolate ganache.........

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Mini Italian Christmas Panettone…..Your Way. By Lucy Simmons

Traditional Italian Christmas Panettone...........

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Malted Chocolate Cake… By Lucy Simmons

Malted chocolate cake, seriously good..........

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Ensaimadas… “Sweet Bread Of Mallorca”

"Phoebe, what would you love for your birthday celebration feast?" the list goes: home-made pizza with loads of toppings, a baked american cheese cake, "and Dad, do you remember those pastries we used to walk to the bakers to buy when we were on holiday in Spain? ...... Those please." so here they are, sweet and totally moorish ensaimadas.....today we made 8, giant sized dusted in icing sugar.....well, it is a birthday celebration after all..........

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A Special Birthday Celebration (Cakes Galore) … By Lucy Simmons

A celebration for Auntie Sue..............Cappuccino & Pecan cake with a coffee mascarpone cream and spun sugar hearts, Florentines, Chocolate Madeleines and Macaroons 3 ways; caramel & sea salt, green tea & peppermint and passionfruit.....just a few of her favourite things........

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Bonfire Toffee Apple Cake…. By Lucy Simmons

Perfect for a bonfire party, abundant autumn apples, drizzled in sticky caramel-toffee sauce, softly creamed filling, all bought together in and on an apple spiced sponge, great fun and truly delicious, give it a go.......

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Tennis cake…G.B.B.O. Challenge 7…. By Lucy Simmons

Tennis cake...... A rich flavoursome cake packed with fruit & nuts; it reminded me of Christmas baking.......You may notice that my tennis net is missing. It was so tricky to make, it exploded into a zillion pieces.....Yikes, "Game Set and Match"........ Have fun with your baking.......

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G.B.B.O. Challenge 8……. Mokatines… By Lucy Simmons

"Coffee flavoured little cakes of loveliness" thats how my Auntie described these cakes as she devoured one with her morning coffee...

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Challenge 6 – The Great British Bake off – Apricot & Ginger Frangipane… By Lucy Simmons

Another recipe from the Great British Bake off: a delightful ginger & apricot frangipane.

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