Category Archives: F1 Bake Off

F1 Bake Off – Round 5 – Spain

A world of possibilities for Spain. But the theme of this year is simplicity. Finding a recipe that even I can’t mess up. And I have found a lovely, super simple recipe for the Spanish Grand Prix this weekend. Very … Continue reading

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F1 Christmas Bake Off – Finnish Joulutortut

Today sees another F1 Christmas Bake Off. This time, we move over the border into Finland to make ‘Joulutortut’ (pronounced ‘YOL-dor-TU’). These Christmas Star cookies, are literally just puff pastry jam tarts shaped into stars, although the authentic recipe calls … Continue reading

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F1 Christmas Bake Off – Swedish Pepparkakor

Admit it, you’ve missed these videos and recipes in the last couple of weeks haven’t you? OK, well I’ve missed doing them, and when I was challenged by @F1trackchat to do a Christmas gingerbread house (not this recipe, it’s on … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 21 – Abu Dhabi

Well, we’ve reached the final round of the F1 Bake Off challenge. What can I say? It’s been a blast – some bakes have been great, some a complete disaster and others surprising. It’s certainly been a journey. But, here … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 20 – Brazil

Brazil – home to the samba, carnival, Copacabana and many other things. Including cake! The original cake for this round of the bake-off bared such a similar resemblance to the Tres Leches Mexican cake, I had to abandon that idea … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 19 – Mexico

Round 19 sees us in Mexico where, as well as tacos and burritos, sweet cakes are definitely on the menu. This week I chose to make a Tres Leches Cake – which effectively translates to three milk cake. This cake … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 17 – Japan

I can’t believe we’ve reached round 17. Only 4 more recipes to go after this one. But here we are in Japan and for this week I have made a ‘Castella’ sponge cake. It’s a very simple recipe which was … Continue reading

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