Category Archives: Baking

Orange and Almond Cake

Ever since I first saw this cake being cooked on Food Safari years ago, I have had it on my ‘to do’ list. It didn’t disappoint! This cake is quite dense and very moist, but because it contains almond meal … Continue reading

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The Great Australian Vanilla Slice

I have always had a fondness for the classic vanilla slice. Less celebrated then the pavlova or the lamington, but just as Australian. It is one of those slices you will come across in just about every bakery. When I … Continue reading

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Iced Cinnamon Scrolls

The smell of cinnamon wafting out of the oven is so warming. I’m fan anything with cinnamon in it and these scrolls are no exception! I remember when the first Bakers Delight shop opened near us when I was a … Continue reading

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Portuguese Custard Tarts

Ever since I had my first bite of one of these lovely tarts years ago, I have had a fondness for them. The custard texture is beautifully creamy and a far cry from the strange yellow gelatinous custard tarts that … Continue reading

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World’s Best Vanilla Slice

I went for a drive along the Mornington Peninsula recently with my Mum and sister and I noticed while we were there that there were lots of bakeries declaring that they made the best vanilla slice in the world. We … Continue reading

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