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Tag: cake

Hummingbird Slice

Hummingbird Slice

I really wanted to bake something with pineapple and carrot and so my hunt for a cake/loaf/bread began. It ended once I found this Hummingbird Slice from Food To Love. I used fresh pineapple instead of tinned but make sure you squeeze out the excess […]

Carrot Cake Loaf with Yoghurt Cardamom Icing

Carrot Cake Loaf with Yoghurt Cardamom Icing

If you are reading this post for the first time, you have no idea what lengths I had to go to to get this post back up! Long story short there were technical difficulties, 1 hour phone calls to my domain host, logins to my […]

Speckled Egg Brownies

Speckled Egg Brownies

These are an adaptation of my Oreo Brownie recipe, inspired by Easter. My original plan was to buy marshmallow eggs and pour half the batter into a baking dish, layer with some Beacon Easter Mallows and pour the rest of the mixture over. Just think of […]

Oreo Brownies

Oreo Brownies

I was looking for a quick and easy recipe for a brownie that didn’t contain a lot of sugar because of the added indulgence of Oreo cookies. I couldn’t find a suitable recipe so decided to make my own! It’s really easy and can be […]

Carrot Cake Overnight Oats

Carrot Cake Overnight Oats

Overnight oats has become quite the rage. I make various versions of overnight oats on the regular but mostly during Ramadan when I get bored of the usual breakfasts. I first saw this on the menu at Lily’s and thought I need to come back […]

Madeleine: A Petite French Cake

Madeleine: A Petite French Cake

This was my first attempt at making Madeleine (pronounced Mad-el-ayne). Madeleine is a  petite French sponge cake that is baked in a shell shaped tin which gives its distinctive look. The cake is made from a genoise batter which uses whole eggs and melted butter. […]

Persian Love Cake

Persian Love Cake

This is not the first time I’ve made a Persian Love Cake. I first made one for Eid, which the flavours are aptly suited to, then again into cupcakes, and now a single layer cake. I’ve seen so many variations of this cake but the […]