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Chocca Mocha Cake

I always have a jar of Camp chicory and coffee essence in the cupboard ready for whisking up a yummy coffee cake but this time I decided to combine both coffee and chocolate.  You can always add a bit more … Continue reading

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Super easy rich fruit cake recipe …

I have never got on with making fruit cakes.  The complicated long winded ones always defeat me.  I bet if I just was more patient I would succeed but you know what, with two children, two jobs and a hell … Continue reading

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Snowies – victoria sponge domes sandwiched and rolled in nuts or coconut …

This is my adaptation of a very popular Northern Irish cake – Snowy Joeys – that are sold everywhere.   I tried and failed to find a recipe online telling me how to make them so I bought a domed … Continue reading

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The perfect buttercream …

Buttercream is a staple to all cake decorating.  Used to crumb coat, pipe or as a simple spreadable filling. The most difficult bit is getting the right consistency for crumb coating and piping.  I always use this recipe and I … Continue reading

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Ford Capri Cake

It was my husband’s 40th birthday and I had to make him a special cake.  He is a classic car fan and owns a Ford Capri, so what better than make a replicate in cake form!  This was my first … Continue reading

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Chocolate and Cherry Cake

This traybake uses the same batter mix as the Strawberry Vanilla Cake in the previous post but with a few little changes to make it into something completely different.  I’ve highlighted in red the changes needed from the vanilla sponge … Continue reading

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