Chocolate Cherry Loaf Cake Recipe

Chocolate and cherries are natural foodie friends. There’s just something magical about the deep, rich flavour of the chocolate and how it contrasts with the sweet cherries. My Chocolate Cherry Loaf Cake recipe is a celebration of this enduring partnership, a moist and delicious loaf, perfect for just about any occasion. After I shared my Cherry Loaf Read More…

Apple Pecan Cake with Maple Glaze

I always enjoy baking, but it’s extra special during the fall and winter months. There’s something about the way the smell of the spices so prevalent in fall recipes just permeates the air around me and everyone comments on how lovely the house smells. This Apple Pecan Cake is a great example of one of the Read More…

Cherry Loaf Cake Recipe

My Cherry Loaf Cake Recipe is one of my new favourite summer cake recipes, a great way to showcase the fresh, local cherries that are on offer this time of year. Of course, you can make Cherry Loaf Cake all year round with imported cherries, but I always think local cherries taste better. I’m a big Read More…

Blackberry Apple Cake

Blackberry Apple Cake is a lightly spiced cake is studded with fresh blackberries and topped with red-skinned apples baked to tender perfection. Crisp, sweet apples and tart, tangy blackberries are a classic combination, especially here in England, and my Blackberry Apple Cake showcases this pairing at its best. The moist, lightly spiced cake is studded with Read More…

Auntie’s Spice Cake

Gorgeously fragrant and richly flavoured with warming spices, this vintage recipe for my Auntie’s Spice Cake has been in my family for four generations. My maternal Great Aunt, Margaret, whose spice cake recipe this is, was known simply as ‘Auntie’ by her two nieces and five great-nieces. She figured hugely in my mother’s reminiscences about Read More…