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A deliciously decadent cheesecake recipe. The cake is layered with crushed Amaretti biscuits, soft cheese, mascarpone, sponge fingers and coffee liqueur.
I came up with these cupcakes as an idea for Easter. A no-cook recipe easy enough for kids to make.
A traditional fruitcake decorated with marzipan balls that represent the 11 Apostles (Judas was excluded). Bake in a deep cake tin.
This Easter cake is baked in a lamb mould and can be decorated to look like a little lamb. If desired, spices can be added just before adding the egg whites. Some good choices are anise, nutmeg or cinnamon.
This moist, dense and nutty carrot tea cake has been a family tradition for years.
This Easter cake can be made with your favourite cake recipe, or even with a mix if you're short on time. The nice thing is that you don't need a special bunny-shaped tin for this cake recipe.
An Easter cupcake with a surprise egg inside.
These are mini fairy cakes so they are a nice size for kids. They are easy and so quick to make, too. Children can decorate them any way they like. Feel free to use whatever type of chocolate you prefer. We have fun making these every year!
A dense chocolate cake made in a tube cake tin. Dust with icing sugar for a nice presentation.
A simple and basic method of achieving professional looking cupcakes to enhance any party or social gathering.
An easy to prepare treat for children of all ages! The simple, quick and no cooking recipe, means that the children can help you make them. Fun to make and great to eat :)
Rich delectable banana cake that won over the in-laws from the original banana cake they had used for years!
This is a rich, yeasted sponge cake, which is traditionally served on Easter Sunday. The recipe may take a little while to make, but the results are really worth it.
This is a fantastic Easter cake, which resembles a nest. The chocolate yoghurt cake is moist and tender, it's covered in chocolate a chocolate buttercream icing and decorated with chocolate eggs. You can use your favourite chocolate icing recipe instead, if desired.
A stunning swiss roll that is deliciously different, making a great special occasion centrepiece. A lovely light sponge is rolled with a mixture of whipped ricotta cheese, cream cheese, vanilla, cinnamon and chocolate chips. The whole lot is covered in a light icing that is infused with orange liqueur and studded with pistachio nuts. Decadent and heavenly!
This is a rich and delicious three-layer cake that is studded with toasted pecans. Between the layers is a rich and creamy buttercream icing, with more pecans sprinkled in. A lovely special occasion cake.
A sumptuous and moist carrot cake, studded with sultanas and spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg. Instead of the usual cream cheese frosting, however, this calls for a light cream cheese glaze. You can use two 20 or 23cm round cake tins instead of the tube cake tin; simply adjust baking time as necessary.
A very simple carrot cake that uses pureed carrots instead of grated carrots. Simply boil, steam or microwave the carrots, then puree in a blender. Really moist and delicious, and the cream cheese frosting is a must! Leave out nuts, if desired.
These chocolate cupcakes are a great alternative to a classic birthday cake. The chocolate cupcakes are filled with a creamy, vanilla-flavoured buttercream, for a delectable surprise in the centre. One is never enough!
A very simple and moist cake to make for Easter. It's flavoured with vanilla extract, almond extract, bourbon and chopped pecans. Top with your favourite white icing.