All posts tagged: Baking

Brown Butter Maple Pecan Friands

Brown Butter Maple Pecan Friands  Makes 12 Ingredients 185g unsalted butter, plus an extra 10g, melted, for brushing 75g plain flour, plus extra for dusting 230g icing sugar 120g pecan halves plus 12 extra 1/8 tsp salt 150g egg whites (from 4 or 5 large […]

Apple Tart

French Apple Tart

A Traditional French Tartes Aux Pommes Recipe using a frangipane filling and an apricot glaze Ingredients: For the Pastry: 150g plain white flour 2 tablespoons caster sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 7 tablespoons cold butter 3 tablespoons cold water For the Filling: 3 tablespoons butter (softened) […]

Chocolate Cupcakes

Chocolate Cupcakes or Mini Loaves

Ingredients For the cake: 200g caster sugar 125g plain flour 60g cocoa powder 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 large egg 100ml buttermilk  3 tablespoons hot coffee  65ml vegetable oil or light olive oil 2 teaspoons vanilla extract […]

Chocolate and Beetroot Bundt Cake

Chocolate and Beetroot Bundt Cake

Ingredients: For the Cake: 250g plain chocolate broken up 3 large free range eggs 200g light muscovado sugar 100ml sunflower oil 1tsp vanilla extract 100g self raising flour 1/2 tsp bicarb 1/2 tsp baking powder 50g ground almonds 250g raw beetroot – finely grated For […]