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 

Boozy Chestnuts in Cointreau Syrup

Boozy Chestnuts in Cointreau Syrup

These boozy chestnuts in orange and Cointreau syrup are the perfect addition to festive desserts. Find out how to make them below. Sweet chestnuts I love chestnuts. They are one of my favourite ingredients and it’s heartbreaking that they are only in season for 3 

Creamy Roast Garlic Soup (vegan)

Creamy Roast Garlic Soup (vegan)

This Creamy Roast Garlic Soup is sweet and silky smooth (not to mention great for your health!) Get the recipe below.  How much garlic is too much garlic? Have you already scrolled down to the recipe and spotted the HUGE amount of garlic required? No, 

Vegan Meatball, Cavolo Nero and Cannellini Bean Soup

Vegan Meatball, Cavolo Nero and Cannellini Bean Soup

This nutritious Vegan Meatball Soup is the perfect comfort food. Get the recipe below. Healing soups It’s widely regarded that chicken soup has healing properties and until now I wasn’t sure there was a vegan alternative. But, as we move into cold and flu season, 

Spicy Sausage Stew (vegan)

Spicy Sausage Stew (vegan)

This spicy sausage stew is a real winter warmer. It’s the perfect dinner during these cold, dark months. More than just sausage and beans What do you think of when you think of bonfire night feasts, campfire cooking and hearty dinners during the month of 

Mushroom Bourguignon (vegan)

Mushroom Bourguignon (vegan)

Mushroom Bourguignon is the perfect autumnal feast. It is rich, warm and comforting making it the perfect dish for cold days and nights.  French cuisine made vegetarian and vegan friendly This delicious stew has all the characteristics of the traditional dish named after the Bourgogne 

Vegetable Stew with Dumplings (vegan)

Vegetable Stew with Dumplings (vegan)

This simple Vegetable Stew with Dumplings is perfect for cold winter nights. Get the recipe below. Comfort food Is there anything more comforting than a big bowl of stew? As the cold nights draw in I immediately want a hearty bowl of warm vegetables in 

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 

Vegan Butternut Squash Laksa

Vegan Butternut Squash Laksa

This Vegan Laksa is packed full of flavour, it’s sweet, spicy and aromatic. It’s a vibrant dish that will leave you feeling warm inside, whatever the weather. Turn up the heat This recipe first came into existence on one cold, wet, winter afternoon. I’d planned 

Vegan Pear, Pistachio and Cardamom Porridge

Vegan Pear, Pistachio and Cardamom Porridge

Sweet, soft, fragrant pears sit on top of this deliciously creamy porridge flavoured with cardamom and scattered with chopped pistachios. Get the recipe below. Wake up happy You’ve heard it time and time again, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. I’m sure