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Jamaican Black Cake...yeah man

Sometime before Christmas I got a strong hankering for homemade fruit cake, more specifically black cake.  My father’s father used to make it every June or July, basting it regularly with West Indian rum, then serving it to the privileged few in through fall and winter.   1,539 more words


Rum Punch Cake

It’s a pink light glazed sponge with layers soaked in a rum and citrus syrup. It is extremely refreshing and gorgeous looking cake.  This is again my mum’s recipe who told me that it is a very much loved family recipe that her mum and grandmother used to make. 549 more words

Sweet Treats

Plum Cake – It always brought back memories of Christmas holidays, time off from school, colorful stars outside homes, carols at school, and of course Plum Cake from the local bakery. 387 more words

Cakes / Pastries / Cookies/ Bread/Muffins.

Making Bride Cake with Rosemary

In cookery, you’re always a student. I don’t care if you’re a Meilleur Ouvrier de France or a certified master chef (whatever that’s supposed to mean). 65 more words


Banana Bread

If you’re looking for something a little sweet and delicious for brekkie, this recipe is the one for you. Not to be fooled though, this bread can be enjoyed at any point during the day.  190 more words

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No Added Sugar Fruit Loaf

As I am still sticking to my ‘New Years resolution’ of a healthier beginning. I am still researching ‘better options’ for treats to have with a cup of tea or coffee. 291 more words


Rich plum cake is the way to start preparing for the Christmas season.. Here is my take on rich plum cupcakes ,perfect Christmas gifts for the loved ones.. 368 more words