U is for Upside Down Fudgy Raspberry & White Chocolate Cake

What a nightmare it was finding a cake beginning with the letter U.  I knew, in the end, it would have to be an ‘upside down’ cake.  I didn’t want to do an Upside Down Pineapple Cake, I very nearly … Continue reading

Malteser Trifle

Happy New Year everybody! I thought I’d share with you a recipe for Malteser Trifle, it’s a recipe I’ve been making for many years now and something we always have to have at Christmas/New Year.  It originally appeared on one … Continue reading

Recipe 218 – Baked Alaska

This recipe brings back memories.  A dessert that was around  in the 1970s (I’m showing my age now!!).  I can remember my mum making this and thinking that it wasn’t possible to bring ice-cream out of the oven still frozen. … Continue reading

Recipe 193 – Glazed Fruit Tartlets

Saturday afternoon and we had some friends coming round for a BBQ later on, so I thought I’d make these for dessert.  I had intended on making the Apricot & Almond Meringue Gateau, but my friend had already said she’d … Continue reading

Recipe 192 – Continental Cheesecake

It’s been such glorious weather lately that I’ve only baked a couple of things this last week and have completely ignored my blog as it’s been just too nice to sit down and write it up. The first recipe I … Continue reading