Tag: cake


Orange & Almond Cake

Today I made an Orange & Almond Cake, which is something new to me.  It was suggested to me by one of my sisters.  You may recall my references to a sister in Canada, Margaret also known as La La.  But it was not she who made the suggestion.  I also have a sister in […]

Cakes, Desserts

Black Forest Gateau

Harking back to the 1970s makes one think of a firm favourite of those days, Black Forest Gateau.  It was almost a staple of the diet in those days, served in almost every restaurant. Although it is not so popular these days that doesn’t mean that it isn’t a very tasty dessert. I took a […]


Farmhouse Sultana Cake

Farmhouse Sultana Cake, from a recipe on a couple of different sites, seems to be fairly simple to make.  It certainly gives off a lovely aroma as it cooks, the mixed spices filling the room and really whetting the apetite.  I took the recipe from Cook It Simply . It is a nice, easy to follow […]