Baking

  • 21 Mint chocolate swiss roll recipe
    Ingredients 8 large eggs 150g caster sugar30g cocoa powder175g Elizabeth Shaw Mint Crisp 50g plain dark70% cocoa Chocolate 350ml double cream50g icing sugar8 Elizabeth Shaw Mint FlutesMethodPreheat oven to 180°C/gas...

  • 22 Pomegranate, elderflower and strawberry mascarpone layer cake recipe
    Makes 10 slicesPreparation time: 1 hourCooking time: 30 minutesIngredients225g softened butter 225g golden caster sugar 4 large free range eggs, lightly beaten 225g self-raising flour 2 tsps baking powder 150g...

  • 23 Chocolate and raspberry roulade recipe
    IngredientsServes 6-8Roulade:175g dark chocolate 175g caster sugar 6 eggs, separated 2 level tbsp cocoa, siftedFilling:500ml double cream Icing sugar, to dust 200g fresh raspberries, reserve 6-8 to decorate 2 tbsp...

  • 24 Cinnamon and orange carrot cake recipe
    Servings: 16 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 45 minutes Ingredients200g (7 oz) self-raising wholemeal flour 115g (4 oz) plain flour 350g (12 oz) caster sugar 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon...

  • 25 GBBO finalist Kimberley Wilson's orange and rose exploding cake recipe
    Serves: 16 Preparation time: 1 hour and 20 minutes Cooking time: 30 minutesIngredientsOrange sponge:225g self-raising flour 225g unsalted butter, very soft225g golden caster sugar 3 large eggs 1tsp of Dr...

  • 26 Great British Bake Off: 10 cake recipes
    As baker hopefuls on-screen get ready to make cakes on the first episode of the fifth series of Great British Bake Off, HELLO! Online has leafed through the sweetest cookbooks...

  • 27 Chocolate brownie meringue gateau recipe
    Servings: 16 Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: 45 minutesIngredientsBase:200g plain chocolate, roughly chopped 200g Stork Block 250g icing sugar 3 medium eggs 115g plain flourMeringue:4 egg whites1/4 teaspoon cream...

  • 28 Moelleux Au Chocolat Et Poire- Pear and chocolate steamed puddings
    IngredientsMakes 66 very small pears, peeled (stalk kept on)150 g salted butter, soft 150g light brown sugar 3 medium eggs, beaten 1 tbsp treacle ó tsp sea salt120g self-raising flour...

  • 29 Brioche buns recipe
    Makes 14 Preparation time: 30 minutes using the mixer, 45 minutes by handResting time: 2h minutes minimum Baking time: 20 minutes Ingredients 240g plain strong flour 25g caster sugar 5g...

  • 30 Elderflower and peach frangipane tartlets recipe
    IngredientsMakes 12 Pâte sable:180g plain flour90g butter, soft1 tsp caster sugar1 pinch of Maldon sea salt2 egg yolks2 tbsp chilled waterFor the peaches:6 small ripe peaches2 large sprigs elderflower (keep...

  • 31 'I'm the go-to person for weird cakes!': Baker Lily Vanilli talks creating bespoke cakes
    Baker Lily Vanilli has created bespoke cakes for some of the biggest names in the industry, from Elton John at his White Tie & Tiara Ball, to Sadie Frost and...

  • 32 Double chocolate soufflé with orange and ginger confit
    Luke Thomas says: "This is a special recipe for me because it’s what I made when I won a big competition that really kick-started my cooking career. It was the...

  • 33 Easter shortbread bunnies and chicks
    Preparation time: 30 minutesCooking time: 12 minutesMakes about 16 piecesIngredients100g Kerrygold unsalted butter50g caster sugar150g plain flour¼ tsp ground mixed spice1 egg yolk300g icing sugarFew drops of red and yellow...

  • 34 St Patrick's Day: join Niall Horan and Una Foden in celebrations with 5 Guinness recipes
    America's president Barack Obama famously enjoyed a pint of Guinness on his trip to Ireland back in 2011, Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed that she "always has a Guinness before an...

  • 35 Guinness bread
    Makes: one loafIngredients 600g wholemeal flour150g plain plour75g oatmeal2.5 teaspoons of bread soda1 teaspoon of salt2.5 tablespoons of brown sugar40g butter480ml milk200ml black treacle250ml Guinness MethodMix butter with all dry...

  • 36 Mrs Crimble's gluten-free smoked salmon and cream cheese pancakes
    Makes: 12 pancakesPreparation time: 8 minutesCooking time: 1-2 minutes per pancakeIngredientsMrs Crimble's Pancake Mix400 ml (3/4 pint) milk2 eggsA little butter or sunflower oil200 g (8oz) soft cream cheese300g (10...

  • 37 Chocolate and cherry tiffin
    Makes: 30 piecesPreparation time: 15 minutesCooking time: refrigerate overnightIngredients250g digestive biscuits300g 85% cocoa solids dark chocolate100g unsalted butter150g golden syrup100g dried blueberries100g walnut pieces (you could also use pecans, hazelnuts...

  • 38 Classic Christmas pudding
    Packed with plump fruits and warming brandy, this Christmas pudding is the perfect festive treat. Serve with thick vanilla custard.Ingredients- 385g Sainsbury's mixed dried fruit- 80g Sainsbury's ready-to-eat dried figs...

  • 39 Top 20 Christmas desserts
    Christmas just wouldn't be the same without some sweet Christmas recipes to add that extra festive bite to the proceedings – click on the photo below to see our top...

  • 40 Cranberry gingerbread men
    The whole family will love helping to decorate these delicious biscuits.Preparation Time: 30 minutesCooking Time: 10 minutesServes: 10-12 large or 25 small menIngredients200g self-raising flour2 tsp ground ginger1 tsp cinnamon50g...



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