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Lilac Rose and Freesia (Raspberry and Amaretto) Wedding Cake

Just before Christmas last year, a family friend, Emma, asked if I would be able to make her wedding cake. Despite not living near where the wedding was going to be I said yes since it was near my parents so I thought it would be a good chance to go back to my parents for a few days. 695 more words

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GBBO Technical Challenge No. 4 - Spanische Windtorte

At the weekend I decided to give last weeks technical challenge a go. It looked impressive but I couldn’t help thinking that it looked like a pavlova, just constructed in a slightly different way. 432 more words

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GBBO Technical Challenge No. 1 - Frosted Walnut Layer Cake

It’s that time of year again – the Great British Bake Off has started and each Wednesday evening we can look forward to some baking entertainment on TV! 259 more words

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Cows playing football cake

I love being asked to make cakes that are a bit different and this one was definitely different! Trudy said she wanted a cake for her husband that incorporated his 2 loves – cows and football. 358 more words


Sunderland Football Shirt Cake

This week has been a busy cake week. I usually find that if somebody asks me to make a cake, it usually ends up being for a week when I’m already making one. 414 more words

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Mary Berry's Victoria Sandwich

  • Chef: Mary Berry
  • Cost: £1.87 for the whole cake, £0.19 per portion
  • Rating: ****
  • Serves: 10

Ingredients & Equipment

  • 2 Loose-based 20cm sandwich tins
  • 225g butter, softened…
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Easter Garden Cake

A few weeks ago I said that I would make an Easter cake for the office to raffle off for charity. I hadn’t decided what cake I would make so I used my usual source of inspiration – Pinterest. 520 more words