Pecan coffee cake

Pecan coffee cake

Its almost the weekend and you are gongto need a cake to make Dad, so give this one a go. Its really easy and tastes fantastic. What you need 250g butter at room temperature 2 cups castor sugar 2 eggs 300g cake flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 ml salt 1 cup sour...
Carrot cup cakes

Carrot cup cakes

These are really great and can be eaten with or without the icing. Spoil the kids this weekend! Cup cakes 2 cups flour 2 cups sugar 3 cups finely shredded carrots (a food processor is great for this) 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon ground...

Victoria sponge cake

Once you have made a cake like this and heard the mmmm’s and been thanked so many times it gets embarrassing, you will keep it in your arsenal for those difficult situations or just because you love you friends to enjoy themselves. The first time I ate one of...
Perfect chocolate cake

Perfect chocolate cake

We all need a bit of a choclate fix from time to time and for those worried about your heart and the extra few pounds you are bound to put on during winter, here is a special one for you. What you need 5 tablespoons cocoa Quarter cup boiling water 2 teaspoons vanilla...

Low cholesterol chocolate cake

We all need a bit of a choclate fix from time to time and for those worried about your heart and the extra few pounds you are bound to put on during winter, here is a special one for you. What you need 5 tablespoons cocoa Quarter cup boiling water 2 teaspoons vanilla...

Date loaf

Winter is baking time, I really love the smell of baking coming from the kitchen and if you are following this site you may need to get a gym contract. What you need 375ml boiling water 250 chopped dates 2 tablespoons butter 350g flour pinch of salt 1 teaspoon...

Madeira cake

A wonderful, rich butter cake that won’t last long in the kitchen, you will be tempted every time you walk by. What you need 185g unsalted butter, softened 185g caster sugar 3 eggs, lightly beaten 2 teaspoons finely grated lemon/orange rind 155g self-raising...

Cinnamon tea cake

Cinnamon tea cakes are perfect for weekends with lots of family… prepare for Christmas. It’s simple, quick and easy and if you love Cinnamon like I do, this is a real winner. It lasts well in a tin and the sugar on top just ads so much to the cake recipe...
Chocolate Torte

Chocolate Torte

This Chocolate Torte recipe is such a rich and satisfying recipe that is seriously chocolatey and the middle is a little sunken, moist and just incredibly delicious. You will love this recipe, excellent to have around over the weekends. What you need 250g plain...
Decadent chocolate cheesecake

Decadent chocolate cheesecake

This cheesecake is certainly not for those who count calories or are even slightly health concious. We have no idea how much fat or how many calories are in it but we do know how you will feel while eating it, Grrrrrrreat. Crust 1-1 1/2 cups – chocolate...