Tag: chocolate cake

Chocolate Guinness Cake

Most of my bakes are just for fun and get gifted to friends/work so if they go wrong and never appear, there’s no comeuppance. No pressure. They are added extras – an edible bonus if you will. When someone requests something though. Well. That’s when the pressure starts. I had been specifically requested to create …

Chocolate and Cherry Birthday Cake

A double layer chocolate cake, sandwiched together with some homemade boozy cherry jam and locked in with a rich vanilla butter cream. How does that sound for a birthday cake?

Chocolate Celebration Cake

I sort of amalgamated three recipes for this Chocolate Celebration Cake. The look and design I stole from Lorraine Pascale’s ‘I Can’t Believe You Made That’ cake, for the sponge I have used a trusty BBC GoodFood recipe, and the filling and icing I have perfected (to my taste at least) over the years after …