Gingerbread has been enjoyed in Britain since the Middle Ages, although the recipe has evolved quite a lot since then! And Queen Elizabeth I would give beautifully crafted figures made from expensive ginger dough to her guests.
Piping is one of those baking jobs that might seem a little daunting, but it’s far easier than it looks and is a really fun way to give your bakes a little extra personality. Jamie’s range of nozzles is designed to give big and bold shapes – which makes the job much less fiddly, too. Practise Read the full article…
Nothing beats the sweet smell of warm vanilla sponge, fresh from the oven. This super-reliable cupcake recipe is a great one to make with kids, or if you’re batch baking for a party or cake sale. It’s a simple six-step recipe that should be in every baker’s bible.
Best enjoyed with a cup of tea as a midday treat, banana bread is a fantastic, not to mention classic, option. It’s a breeze to throw together, and can easily be made gluten free, as Nicole Knegt from Four Spoons Bakery shows us…
There’s nothing better than tucking into a good old slice of classic chocolate cake for a special occasion. In this feature, Georgina Hayden from Jamie’s food team shares her favourite recipe.
Smooth, chocolatey sponge smothered with rich buttercream icing, it takes a lot to beat the beautiful indulgence of red velvet cake. Here, Georgina Hayden from Jamie’s food team shares her fail-safe recipe.
Ever wondered how to make the most perfect, melt-in-the-mouth banana cake? Then look no further – April Carter from Rhubarb & Rose is here to show you how.
Sour and tart, yet sweet and smooth at the same time, rhubarb is a real treat for the tastebuds. Bang in season, now’s the time to embrace rhubarb in all its glory by bringing it to the table in a delicious crumble – April Carter from Rhubarb & Rose shows you how.
Digestive biscuits are one of the most popular biscuits ever – us Brits just can’t get enough of them! They’re super-easy to make at home, too, so get the kettle on, roll up your sleeves and get baking.
Whether you’re indulging in a chocolate egg, whipping up an afternoon bake or creating an Easter Sunday dessert, Easter goes hand-in-hand with sweet treats.