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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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Make your own vanilla extract…

Vanilla is by the far the most popular flavouring used in baking.  There are many different ways to infuse your baking with that wonderful vanilla flavour by using pure extract, vanilla paste, vanilla pods and vanilla sugar. Extract is the … Continue reading

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Strawberry Vanilla Sponge Cake

You cannot go wrong with a nice big piece of vanilla sponge cake filled with strawberry jam and buttercream.  The trick with this cake is the syrup.  It leaves it moist and full of added flavour. The syrup will ensure … Continue reading

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