Tag: lemon cake

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Soft Lemon Cake

I do love a good lemon cake and have many several on my blog over the past few years.  This particular recipe is for a soft lemon cake.  For that I am using a finely milled flour, which is known as cake and pastry flour.  This flour is finer than plain/all purpose flour and results […]

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Madeira Cake – Easy Baking

Madeira cake is very popular in the UK.  It is to be found in all supermarkets and is often made at home too.  This is a very simple, quite basic, cake which I believe is very similar to pound cake. Often lightly flavoured with lemon the cake takes very little time to prepare and then […]

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Lemony Hot Milk Cake

Over the weekend I made some Cheddar cheese, which needed whole milk.  I had some of that milk left over so I needed a recipe to use it up.  I did a little searching and found a very nice recipe on giallozafferano.com for a hot milk cake flavoured with some lemon zest.  It only needed 200ml […]

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Lemon Drizzle Loaf Cake

Lemon drizzle cake is such a lovely treat.  This loaf cake version is light and airy, yet moist too as it has lemon drizzled over the top to soak in and give a wonderful flavour. The key to the recipe is really the mixing of the ingredients for the cake.  It is essential to get […]

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Lemon Cake in a Savarin Ring Mould

I decided to make a nice, light, lemon cake.  For this cake I wanted to try my savarin mould which I have had for years but never used.  The cake could equally well be made in an 8 or 9 inch(20 to 23 cm) square tin, or probably in a 10 inch springform round tin. […]

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Lemon Butter Cake

This is light, fluffy and very buttery cake, flavoured with lemon zest. It is similar, in some ways to Castella cake which is very popular in Japan, but not quite the same.  The idea is to mix butter and sugar for quite a while until it is all very light and fluffy, with lots on […]