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Red Velvet Cake

I have a confession to make – prior to making this recipe I had never made or, indeed, even eaten a Red Velvet Cake. I know, I know. I must admit the whole craze seemed to pass me by during the phase where between 2013 and 2015 you could get practically everything in Red Velvet form. Maybe I didn’t quite see what the fuss was about as Red Velvet is…

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Apple & Sultana Cake

While cakes seem to be coming more and more creative with their flavours with salted caramel, matcha, or oreos being increasingly popular. But sometimes the classics are still the best, with this Apple & Sultana cake being moist, slightly spicy but lovely and fresh as well with a wonderfully crisp top from the demerara sugar. I made this because I had an excess of apples left in my fridge and…

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Bread Pudding

Bread Pudding is an absolute favourite of mine, and the reason for this is likely because it’s an absolute favourite of my Dad and I can remember Mum making it for as long as I can remember. So, it was only natural that I would want to have a go at making it myself. My Mum has always sworn upon the Delia Smith recipe, but mine is my own take…

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Orange & Cranberry Muffins

Orange is one of my favourite flavours to go into cakes, and it works especially well in conjunction with cranberries. That’s lucky for me, then, as I was given a HUGE bag of dried cranberries by my Mum a while ago and I’ve been figuring what to do with them – and the first thing that sprung to mind were these Orange and Cranberry muffins. They’re zest and refreshing and…

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