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Tag Archives: Baking
So I love baking, but sometimes you can eat too many baked goods. I know, it’s shocking but true! So sometimes the only way to justify baking is to palm it off onto other people. Luckily my husband enjoys meeting up with other blokes and bringing them baked goods. This week I made him some salted peanut caramel shortbread. Which as the name would suggest is composed of shortbread, caramel, salted peanuts and chocolate. You can see the difficulty I had in naming this recipe.
This weeks Weekly Bake Off is Mary Berry’s Devonshire Apple Cake from 100 Cakes and Bakes. I am a massive fan of cake (you may already know this) – and of apples. We’ve had some cooking apples sitting about for a little bit, and baking fingers were itching to get stuck into a bake, so I thought I’d bake this and enter it into this weeks Bake Off!
I soon realised I didn’t have all the ingredients for the Mary Berry original, nevermind. The recipe requires a teaspoon of almond essence… I added vanilla, and some amaretto, I figured it would do. Continue reading