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Black Cherry & Vanilla Jam Sandwich Cake

Black Cherry & Vanilla Jam Sandwich Cake

I decided to make this Sandwich Cake using Mary Berry’s all-in-one recipe and I have to say I actually preferred the results to the traditional creaming method. Ok, so there isn’t a lot in it but I thought this cake was a little more moist and a little bit lighter – I’ll definitely use it … Continue reading

Jam Roly Poly

Jam Roly Poly

It’s that time again…this month’s Alphabakes challenge is to bake using the letter J and is hosted by Caroline Makes. I actually made this Jam Roly Poly just before realising that the letter this month was J – it was obviously meant to be. The Jam Roly Poly was easier to make than I thought … Continue reading

New York Cheesecake Brownies

New York Cheesecake Brownies

And so to this month’s Alphabakes challenge using the letter N …I was all set to make a New York Cheesecake but wanted to put a twist on it somehow. After a bit of googling I came across Rachel Allen’s Cheesecake Brownies – perfect! I like how this recipe combines two classic US desserts; to … Continue reading

Marshmallow Teacakes

Marshmallow Teacakes

I’ve had my eye on Peyton & Byrne’s Marshmallow Teacakes ever since I bought their British Baking book but for some reason I have been put off making them because of the different stages involved in the recipe but decided to get stuck in for this month’s Alphabakes Challenge from  The More than Occasional Baker and Caroline … Continue reading

White Russian Cupcakes

White Russian Cupcakes

Last month I joined in with the Alphabakes Challenge for the first time (see my Apple, Sultana & Honey Oat Cookies), which I thoroughly enjoyed doing – any excuse to indulge in some more baking! This month’s challenge (hosted by themorethanoccasionalbaker) is to bake something based around the letter V. Whilst vanilla seemed the obvious … Continue reading