How to scale a cake recipe up or down

How to scale a cake recipe up or down

 This post will help you work out exactly how to scale up (or down) any cake recipe so that you make the perfect size cake for you!  Square cake tins versus round cake tins I get lots of comments asking me how to adjust my 

Vegan Rum Babas

Vegan Rum Babas

These Vegan Rum Babas are soaked in rum. They are unapologetically boozy and topped with coconut cream and pineapple for a tropical twist on this French classic. Get the recipe below. Vegan Savarin If you’ve not heard of a savarin before then don’t worry, you’re 

Vegan Christmas Cake

Vegan Christmas Cake

This Vegan Christmas Cake is a dairy free and egg free version of my traditional Christmas Cake recipe. It’s even decorated with vegan royal icing. Find out how to make it below. Vegan fruit cake Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a huge slice of boozy 

Mini Baked Orange and Ginger Cheesecakes (vegan)

Mini Baked Orange and Ginger Cheesecakes (vegan)

These Mini Baked Orange and Ginger Cheesecakes are the perfect pudding or afternoon treat. Best of all they are dairy and egg free! Get the recipe below. What’s the difference between baked and chilled cheesecakes? Ordinarily, the main difference between baked and chilled cheesecake is 

Vegan Finger Doughnuts filled with Custard and Jam

Vegan Finger Doughnuts filled with Custard and Jam

 These retro finger doughnuts have been filled with both custard and jam! But best of all, they are entirely plant based. Get the recipe below.  Vegan baking If it’s one thing that I’ve learnt from my Great British Bake Off challenge it’s that you really 

Vegan Pumpkin Pie

Vegan Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin Pie is the ultimate autumnal dessert. Find out how to make my vegan version below. Pumpkin spice everything Pumpkins have become the ultimate symbol of autumn. Whether they are being carved for Halloween, used as flavouring for seasonal Starbucks coffees or as a pie 

Vegan Cornish Pasty

Vegan Cornish Pasty

This Vegan Cornish Pastry recipe reminds of me of summers spent in the West Coast of the UK. Find out how you can make them below.  What’s in a Cornish Pasty? While most of the contestants on The Great British Bake Off stuffed their pasties 

Sourdough Babka with Chocolate Hazelnut Filling

Sourdough Babka with Chocolate Hazelnut Filling

Is it possible to make a vegan babka using a sourdough starter instead of fast action yeast? Yes! Find out how to make my Sourdough Babka with Chocolate Hazelnut Filling below. What is “babka”? If you’ve stumbled across this recipe you’ve probably got a rough 

Vegan Apple and Walnut Soda Bread

Vegan Apple and Walnut Soda Bread

This Apple and Walnut Soda Bread is not only quick and easy to bake but also super versatile. Delicious with salted butter, a wedge of cheese or dipped in soup. Get the recipe below.  The secret to soda bread I was so pleased when I 

Vegan Sour Cherry and Pecan Florentines

Vegan Sour Cherry and Pecan Florentines

These Vegan Sour Cherry and Pecan Florentines are great with a hot cup of tea or coffee. They also make fantastic gifts! Get the recipe below. How to bake the perfect florentine When the second episode of the Great British Bake Off (Series 11) aired