Posted in January 2013

PiggyBakes’ Rocky Road Celebration Cake

PiggyBakes’ Rocky Road Celebration Cake

I made this cake back in November and can’t believe I forgot to add it to the blog! It’s one of my favourite cakes that I’ve made. The cake is made up of a simple chocolate sandwich cake (try this, adapted from Mary Berry’s Victoria Sponge recipe) sandwiched together with a rich chocolate ganache. The … Continue reading

Nigel Slater’s Black Banana Cake

Nigel Slater’s Black Banana Cake

It’s cold. It’s raining. I have a fruit bowl with two very ripe bananas in it. Time to make Banana Cake! I chose Nigel Slater’s version simply because I was watching his “Simple Suppers” programme last night and it was featured in one of the episodes. It looked delicious and Nigel said it was one … Continue reading