Author Archives: angelcakegirl

English Muffin Cinnamon Raisin Bread with Cinnamon Sugar Butter

“Sugar and spice and all things nice” If, like me, you love English muffins and you love cinnamon you will agree that this is a match made in heaven. This bread is so good that I inhaled half a loaf … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Condensed Milk Doughnuts

I did it! I was finally brave enough to make doughnuts. Or rather, my cousin and I were. Turns out there’s no bravery required and they are alarmingly straightforward to make. Since first making these beauties last weekend at my … Continue reading

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Some days I feel like I want to pack it all in to bake all day, become a yummy mummy and move to the Scottish Highlands. Then, if I’m being sensible, I realise that I’d miss my current lifestyle. What … Continue reading

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Custard Slice: Kiwi Style

I am very, very excited about this post. When I stumbled upon this recipe last week it was a lightbulb moment. These had to be made, and fast. I bring you New Zealand’s national treasure: I bring you the custard … Continue reading

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Hummingbird Bundt Cake

Hummingbird Cake is a banana pineapple spice cake with a cream cheese frosting. It is a Southern United States tradition. It is one humdinger of a cake. I’ve wanted to make this cake since I purchased ‘The Hummingbird Bakery Cookbook’ … Continue reading

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Pimm’s No.1 Cupcakes

Today has been a struggle. 80% of what I have eaten has not been cake. After a Jubilee weekend filled with cake I am suffering sugar withdrawal. My Jubilee baking efforts began last weekend when I made Union Jack coloured … Continue reading

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The Boarding School Brownie

I spent seven very happy and entirely sugar dependent years at boarding school. Last weekend I went back to my old school for Seniors’ Day. At such events Seniors are meant to look back fondly and realise that school made … Continue reading

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