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Baking
category?

A sweet collection of baked goods fresh from the oven.

  • Jun
  • 04
  • 2014

Ravenous Red Velvet Cake

Red Velvet Cake has all the glamor and mystery of a bygone era. Nobody seems to be able to say for certain who invented it or precisely where it originated, some say New York at the Waldorf Astoria while others claim that it is certainly more Southern in origin. What is agreed on is that…

  • Aug
  • 14
  • 2013

Super easy bread recipe.

This is a tale of woe, with a happy beginning but a terrible end! (not the easy bread recipe the recipe is great) Lately we’ve been trotting down to the local convenient store to buy a loaf of bread for breakfast. However its not great bread, (not sure what I am expecting from the convenient…

  • Apr
  • 29
  • 2013

Nearly There Macarons…
aka the top 5 mistakes of macaron making

When I realised I had all the ingredients I needed I was super excited to give French Macarons a go – boy was I naive! Who knew these things were so fickle… well actually everybody except me apparently. These were from my second attempt, pretty sure my failure lies in a recipe that was a…

  • Jan
  • 09
  • 2013

Galette Des Rois (King Cake)

Last week we were asked to photograph a Galette des rois, or “King Cake” in English – never heard of it? Neither had we! But turns out it is actually quite a neat idea for a cake based on puff pastry with a filling of almond cream. The trick is that the cake is baked…

  • Nov
  • 01
  • 2012

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes

If your anything like me and you enjoy eating the cookie dough mix as much if not more than your baked cookies, you will love this recipe. It doesn’t get much better than a cupcake stuffed with a chocolate chip cookie dough center! Then top that with some delicious brown sugar frosting and your onto…

  • Sep
  • 26
  • 2012

Vanilla Cookies

Delicious vanilla cookies can be whipped up in no time. Make them at home using these simple ingredients and serve with ice cream, pudding or your favorite desert. Soon we will also be posting a banana pudding recipe using these tasty cookies – yum!