06 avril 2009

Chocolate - Beet Cake

Chocolate - Beet CakeIngredients200g butter170g sugar200g flour200g dark chocolate200g beetroot (cooked & mashed) 3 eggs2 tsp baking powdera pinch of salt1 tsp cinnamon powderAlmonds/walnuts (optional)MethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Break the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water.Melt in microwave oven 2 mn.Add butter & mix well.In another bowl beat eggs & sugar.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add chocolate butter mixture & mix well.Add mashed beet,  & cinnamon... [Lire la suite]
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24 mars 2009

Ricotta Cake topped with Walnuts

Ricotta Cake Ingredients 250g Ricotta Cheese150g flour150g sugar2 egg whites1/2  tsp nutmeg powder50g butter2 tsp baking powderA pinch of saltTopping70g chopped walnutschopped dates + raisins (optional)50g butter2 egg yolks2 tbsp milk1 tsp cinnamon powder MethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, sugar , salt & cheese .Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add beaten egg whites.If the batter is thick add some milk.Pour the batter into the greased cake pan & cook... [Lire la suite]
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03 novembre 2008

Apple Almond Cake

Apple Almond CakeIngredients3 apples (peel,core & chop)150g butter120g sugar250g flour150 ml milk (luke warm)100g almond powder 4 eggs3 tsp baking powder1 tsp vanilla essenceA pinch of saltfor topping20g sugar1/2 tsp cinnamon powderChopped almonds (optional)MethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten eggs.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add chopped apples,milk , almond powder & mix well. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan. Sprinkle... [Lire la suite]
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19 octobre 2008

Sweet potato Cake

Sweet potato Cake Ingredients100g butter120g sugar70g flour60g almond powder2 medium sized sweet potatoes (cooked & mashed) 3 eggs2 tsp baking powderA pinch of salt1/4 tsp cinnamon powder1/4 tsp nutmeg  powderRaisins & walnuts (optional)MethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten eggs.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add mashed sweetpotato, & cinnamon powderPour the batter into the greased cake pan. Bake until a toothpick inserted... [Lire la suite]
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10 septembre 2008

Blackberry Cobbler

Blackberry Cobbler Ingredients2 cups blackberries 3 tbsp sugar1 tbsp flour20g butter1/2 tsp cinnamon powder***1 cup flour2 tsp baking powderAn egg3/4 cup sugar1/2 tsp vanilla essence20g butter1/2 cup milk Method. Preheat oven 180°C.Heat a casserole with first four ingredients.When thickens,add cinnamon powder & remove from fire.Butter a cake pan & spread uniformly the blackberry mixture.Warm milk with butter & keep aside.. Cream together other ingredients. Pour it over the blackberry.Bake for 30mn.  Your... [Lire la suite]
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19 août 2008

Blackberry Clafouti - French Custurd Cake.

Clafoutis aux mûres Ingredients500g blackberries 3 eggs50g flour50g almond powder100g sugar1/2 tsp vanilla essence25 cl liquid cream / milk 20g butter1/2 tsp ground cinnamon1 tbsp sugar Method. Preheat oven 180°C.Warm milk with butter & keep aside.. Beat eggs. Add flour, almond powder & sugar. Pour cream into the prepared mixture. ixture. Stir thoroughly ( without ant lumps).Butter a cake pan & arrange blackberries.Pour the prepared custurd over the blackberries.Bake for 35mn.  Remove from the... [Lire la suite]
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13 mai 2008

Beetroot Cake

Beetroot Cake Ingredients200g butter200g sugar200g flour200g beetroot (cooked & mashed) 3 eggs2 tsp baking powdera pinch of salt1 tsp cinnamon powderRaisins & dried cranberries (optional)MethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten eggs.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add mashed beet, & cinnamon powderPour the batter into the greased cake pan. Bake until a toothpick inserted into the middle of the cake comes out clean, about 35-40 mn.... [Lire la suite]
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28 avril 2008

Salty & Spicy Cake

Salty & Spicy Cake Ingredients125 g yogurt175 g flour2 tbsp olive oil2 tsp baking powder4 eggs1 tsp salt1/2 cup ham ( finely sliced)5 pitted olives (finely sliced)2 shallots (finely chopped)1 green chilli (finely chopped)Curry leaves (finely chopped)Chopped walnuts / almondsMethod In a bowl beat eggs.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the egg  mixture.Add yogurt & olive oil & mix well.Stir in ham, olives, shallots, chilli, nuts & curry leaves. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan... [Lire la suite]
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10 avril 2008

Chocolate Cake

Chocolate CakeIngredients125 g flour125 g sugar125 g butter3 eggs3 tsp baking powder200 g black chocolate 2 tbsp waterGlaçage120 g chocolate, 3 tbsp water30 g butter2 tbsp icing sugar  Method Break the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water.Melt in microwave oven 2 mn.Abb butter & mix well.In another bowl beat eggs & sugar.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add chocolate butter mixture & mix well. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan(oval). Bake for 45 mn - Th 180°C. ... [Lire la suite]
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02 janvier 2008

Victoria Sponge Cake

Victoria Sponge Cake Ingredients 175 g butter175 g sugar175 flour)3 eggs3 tsp baking powdera pinch of salt zest of one lemon / 1 tsp vanilla essenceMethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt on medium speed with a paddle attachment.Add beaten eggs.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add essence/ zest of lemon .Pour the batter into the greased cake pan and place in the oven. Bake until a toothpick inserted into the middle of the cake comes out clean, about 25... [Lire la suite]
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