Posts Tagged "almond"

Christmas with a Twist: Cranberry and Orange Cake

Posted by on Nov 15, 2015 in Cakes, Features | 0 comments

Christmas with a Twist: Cranberry and Orange Cake

I was delighted to be invited by Waitrose to make a recipe for their Stir-Up Sunday event – it’s that time of the year when Christmas cakes and puddings need to be whipped up in time for the festive season! I was generously provided with a gift voucher in order to buy the ingredients, but the recipe, as always, is my creation – so for Christmas with a twist, this is my gluten-free Cranberry and Orange Cake. 

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Epiphany Cake for #SundaySupper

Posted by on Jan 12, 2014 in #SundaySupper, Cakes | 27 comments

Epiphany Cake for #SundaySupper

Happy 2nd Birthday #SundaySupper! The very talented Liz of That Skinny Chick Can Bake is hosting the party, and the group is coming together to share recipes and favourite moments of #SundaySupper. Inspired by the time of year, I’ve made a gluten-free Epiphany Cake to bring good luck and good fortune for the next years of sharing recipes and gathering families around the supper table. 

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Raspberry and Hazelnut Friands for #SundaySupper

Posted by on May 12, 2013 in #SundaySupper, Cakes | 40 comments

Raspberry and Hazelnut Friands for #SundaySupper

This #SundaySupper, hosted by Heather of Hezzi-D’s Books and Cooks is all about Mothers, since it is Mother’s Day in the US. Though it is not here, mothers deserve to be celebrated year round, and what better way to do it than with an elegant spin on a cupcake? These Raspberry and Hazelnut Friands are easy to make and look very pretty, making them a lovely homemade gift.

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French Macarons for #SundaySupper

Posted by on Apr 14, 2013 in #SundaySupper, Sweet Treats | 36 comments

French Macarons for #SundaySupper

They adorn a thousand window displays. Endlessly versatile, they are drama queens in sugar and almond form. They are the veritable stars of French patisserie. Allow me to present French Macarons – or Macaroons, to give them their anglicised name – especially for this Movie-inspired #SundaySupper. Our Director/host is Heather of girlichef – and it’s safe to say that the theme completely captured my imagination.

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Honey and Lemon Cake for #SundaySupper

Posted by on Mar 31, 2013 in #SundaySupper, Cakes | 37 comments

Honey and Lemon Cake for #SundaySupper

I adore citrus, whether in savoury dishes or sweet, so when it was announced as the theme for this #SundaySupper, I got very excited. Hosted by Jen of Juanita’s Cocina, this week, there is a bounty of citrus dishes for your delight and delectation. My offering is a Honey and Lemon Cake – because lemon cake is just too good not to share.

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