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Simnel Cake

Last Easter, I made my first Simnel Cake. I used the Jane Brocket recipe from Vintage Cakes, and to be perfectly frank, it was a total flop. 715 more words

Jane Brocket

Easter Simnel Cake Vegan & Gluten Free

So before the Easter brake is totally over here is an amazingly rich Gluten Free, Vegan celebration cake. Known as a Simnel cake it has something to do with the 11 true disciples of Christ. 161 more words


Nanna's Simnel Cake

Happy Easter to everyone reading. Hope you have had a great weekend with some yummy food, I definitely have. Despite Easter now not having that many religious connotations for me, simnel cake is still a tradition. 62 more words


Week Seventy Six - Mary Berry's Farmhouse Brown Seeded Loaf & Easter Simnel Cake

Week seventy six at last, I am back in the baking saddle but it is a tentative exploration during my recovery and I have found that the mind is willing but the body doesn’t want to stand in place for too long without moving or sitting down! 370 more words

Mary Berry

Easter secrets !

One of my most awaited festivals, when I headed the Bakery Pastry in my earlier job role as an Executive Pastry Chef. While we made a gamut of festive specialties,this time of the year, I always made it a point to share with my team the details and reasons of baking these specialties. 899 more words

Chef Varun Inamdar

Cathryn's cake and Dylan's plate

It’s been a painting-free day, which is a rare occurrence for me in this run-up to the exhibition. And so today I present not anything from the easel, but the gorgeous simnel cake made for us by our lovely neighbour Cathryn, topped not on this occasion with the traditional eleven marzipan balls representing the apostles (minus Judas), but covered with a scallop-edged blanket of marzipan and a scattering of candied primroses. 40 more words


Decorating the Easter Simnel Cake

Always up for baking a special treat, Constance is helping to decorate an Easter Simnel Cake…we adapted a recipe found on the internet: Click here… 479 more words