Tag Archive: cake

dacquoise cake

                Meringue layers 1 1/4 cups roasted  salted peanuts 3/4 cup sugar 6 large egg whites 1 tsp lemon juice pinch of salt Mousse: 1/2 cup … Continue reading

berry and white chocolate torte

                    Sponge: 7  large free range eggs 1 cup of caster sugar 1 cup self raising flour 1/3 cup cornflour   Filling: 250g raspberries… Continue reading

lemon meringue pie

175g plain flour 270g unsalted butter, diced 1 tbsp icing sugar 6 eggs, 5 whole, 1 yolk only 3 lemons 40g cornflour 300g golden caster sugar Heat the oven to 200 degrees. Place… Continue reading

date chocolate torte

100 g flaked almonds 125 g plain dark chocolate, roughly chopped 124 g dried ready-to-eat dates, pitted 3 egg whites 125 g caster sugar, plus 2 tbsp for the topping 125 ml whipping… Continue reading

Apple Crumble

6 Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored and diced 250g caster sugar 200g plain flour 120g butter 1 clove or cinnamon stick Put the apple chunks into a pan, add three quarters of the… Continue reading

sweet cherry pie

Makes enough for one 9-inch double-crust pie 2 1/2 cups (12 1/2 ounces) unbleached all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon table salt 2 tablespoons sugar 12 tablespoons (1 1/2 sticks) cold unsalted butter, cut into… Continue reading

orange tart

The orange with chocolate will create an amazing smell all over your house:) For the rich shortcrust pastry 2 free-range eggs 2-3 tbsp cold water 225g plain flour, plus extra for flouring 110g… Continue reading

Apple and pine nut cake

175g unsalted butter, softened 160g white spelt flour 3 large free-range eggs 1tsp baking powder 175g maple syrup 80g Greek-style natural yogurt 2 tbsp finely unwaxed lemon zest 80g pine nuts 2-3 sliced… Continue reading

chocolate and cherries…dream combination

I know it may be a bit late for sugar consumption ( it’s 8:25 pm in UK)…:-) but chocolate is so addictive:-) fancy a piece of chocolate cake with cherries?