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Lemon Pound Cake with Lemon Drizzle

Lemon Pound Cake Ingredients: 1 C butter, softened 3 C sugar 6 eggs 5 Tbsp lemon juice 1 Tbsp grated lemon peel 1-2 tsp lemon extract (to your liking) 3 C all-purpose flour 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt (omit if using salted...

Victorian Sponge Cake

English Sponge Cake (Vanilla) Ingredients: 150 grams (5 oz) softened butter 150 grams (5 oz) white sugar 150 grams (5 oz) self-raising flour 3 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 315 degrees and prepare...

Banana Cake

This is a great banana cake recipe – it’s not too dense, and is perfect for desserts or custom cakes. Ingredients: 2 1/4 C all-purpose flour 1 tsp baking soda 3/4 C sweet cream, salted butter 1 1/2 C granulated sugar 3 eggs 1 1/2 tsp...

Sticky Chocolate Cake

This cake is super moist and has golden syrup to really add depth to the flavour. For best results, use the best quality ingredients you can find. I have had this recipe hand written into my cookbook after copying it out of one of mums books, its...

Best Chocolate American Butter Cream Icing (Crusting)

Best Chocolate American Butter Cream Icing (Crusting) This chocolate butter cream is absolutely lush and has a nice, rich brown color. It crusts well, so you can use the Viva method to smooth it. It also pipes beautifully. By far my favorite...

My Bakery's Buttercream Icing - great for cupcakes!

This is the icing recipe I use in my bakery for cupcakes and for filling Macarons 1pkg powdered whipped topping mix ½ c. cold milk (International Delight French Vanilla coffee creamer works the best) 2 to 2 and 1/2 cups shortening (hi ratio)...

Gumpaste Tulip Tutorial

Here is a tutorial on how to make a gumpaste tulip Supplies you will need: - gumpaste - tulip cutter - floral wire (22 guage and 26 guage) - wire cutters - grooved cel board - veining mat/tool - thin foam - rolling pin -...

Vanilla Bean Cupcakes

I had posted these previously in a forum where someone was searching for a moist vanilla cupcake recipe, but thought I’d re-post in the “official” recipe section to make it a little easier to find ;) This is the recipe I’ve been using for my...

Super Moist Carrot Cake or Cupcakes & Cream Cheese Frosting

Super Moist Carrot Cake or Cupcakes & Cream Cheese Frosting 2 cups sugar 1 1/2 cups vegetable oil 4 eggs 2 1/4 cups flour 2 tsp salt 2 tsp baking powder 2 tsp baking soda 2 tsp vanilla 3 tsp cinnamon 2 lbs grated carrots 1 1/2 cups...

Dulce de Leche - Milk Caramel

Ingredients - 4 liters whole milk (can also be used with 1 large package of powdered milk dissolved in 4 liters of water) - 2 pounds sugar - 1 teaspoon baking soda - 1 pinch salt - 2 cinnamon sticks Combine milk and sugar, add salt, and...