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Blissemas 2016

Blissemas and Cake!

It’s Blissemas, and what could be better than boozy fruit cake, covered in a thick layer of marzipan and icing, and decorated to perfection? As well as writing fiction, I love to bake and occasionally do wedding and celebration cakes. I’m working on a wedding cake for someone at the moment, and was talking to a […]

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Marmalade Cake with Orange Frosting

It’s National Baking Week here in the UK…

… and I couldn’t let it go without adding another recipe. This time it really is cake, and boy, what a yummy one – Marmalade cake with Orange Frosting. Ingredients Cake 8oz plain wholemeal flour 1 tsp baking powder 4oz butter 4oz caster sugar 2 eggs 2 tbsp strong marmalade grated rind 1 orange (remove […]

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Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

I know, I know. Cookies aren’t exactly cake, but this is such a good recipe I just had to post it. This makes the softest, chewiest cookies I’ve ever tasted. Try them warm, sandwiched with ice cream and covered in caramel sauce – you know you want to :). Ingredients 3oz unsweetened plain chocolate 1 […]

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