Cake

Irish Barmbrack or Tea Brack

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Irish Barmbrack or Tea Brack

Although Irish Barmbrack is sometimes made with yeast, this method is much easier and quicker and not less authentic. It is […]

Caramelised Lime Tart

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Caramelised Lime Tart

This Caramelised lime tart is based on a recipe I published in my first book Plates, Real Food for Fast People in 1995 […]

Little Festive Summer Stone Fruit and Ricotta Cakes

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Little Festive Summer Stone Fruit and Ricotta Cakes

Sweet new season stone fruit and tart craisins combine beautifully in these healthy little cakes.  The addition of […]

Spiced Orange Cakes

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Spiced Orange Cakes

These Spiced Orange Cakes are finished with spiced orange blossom syrup, pistachios and rose petals after baking in mini loaf tins, topped with […]

Luscious Ginger Layer Cake

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Luscious Ginger Layer Cake

Makes: 1 triple layer cake
Preparation: 45 minutes
Cooking: 45 minutes

Ingredients

6 eggs
1 cup (220g) caster sugar
1 tablespoon treacle
1 cup (150g) self-raising flour
½ cup (75g) […]

Lamington Trifle

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Lamington Trifle

This is a play on Lamington flavours: chocolate chiffon cake layered with whipped cream and raspberry sauce garnished with crunchy coconut toffee.

Serves: 8-10
Preparation: 30 […]

Slablova with Strawberry Curd

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Slablova with Strawberry Curd

Serves: 8
Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 1 ½ hours (plus standing time)

Ingredients

6 egg whites (it’s easier to separate eggs when room temperature)
1½ cups (330 […]

Blair’s Banana cake with Passionfruit Icing

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Blair’s Banana cake with Passionfruit Icing

I made this cake for my son Blair for every one of his 29 happy years and do it each […]

Little Christmas Cakes with Eggnog Buttercream

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Servings: 20-22
Preparation Time: 10 minutes
Cooking Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients:
1 cup (150g) mixed dried fruit
½ cup (75g) chopped dates
½ cup (75g) chopped prunes
¼ cup (35g) slivered almonds
1 […]

Gluten-Free Carrot & Zucchini Slab Cake

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This carrot and zucchini cake recipe comes from episode 3 of Lyndey Milan’s Summer Baking Secrets.

Makes 1 slab cake – about 18 pieces
Preparation Time: […]