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F1 Bake Off – Round 12 – Hungary

As I was running behind schedule a little bit, this week I thought I’d play it safe and keep it simple.

I found a super recipe for Hungarian Butter Biscuits and oh my goodness they are rather delicious.

So, here’s the recipe … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 11 – Germany

Another Formula 1 race, another Bake Off.

I found so many great tortes for the German Bake Off, I was spoilt for choice. My favourite, just for the name alone, was Beinenstich Kuchen or Bee Sting Cake, but I had to discount that one as it had nuts in … and small boy has a slight allergy.

So in the end I plumped for ‘Alexander Torte’, which is an East German cake that has its roots in Latvia.

I can tell you this is definitely worth baking. Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 10 – Britain

Scones!

But is it scone as in gone or scone as in own? Therein lies the first debate when it comes to the subject of scones and cream teas!

Either way, scones are what I baked for this week’s F1 Bake Off for the British Grand Prix.

They are super simple to make, are perfect snack this weekend for watching the British Grand Prix, the Wimbledon Finals or indeed the Cricket World Cup Final. Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 9 – Austria

This weekend the hills will be alive with the sound of F1.

But whilst you’re watching the racing, why not try an authentic Austrian Linzer Torte?

This week’s F1 Bake Off recipe is for this Austrian ‘jam tart’ and I can assure you it is totally delicious and definitely ‘moreish’. Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 8 – France

I think there’s something we can probably all agree on French patisserie is lovely.
So, for the French Grand Prix, F1 Bake Off, I thought I would try my hand at making vanilla slices.
On paper it looks fairly simple … what could possibly go wrong??
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F1 Bake Off – Round 6 – Monaco

A little (OK, much later) than usual here is this week’s F1 Bake Off challenge. A Galapian, which is a cherry, almond and candied Canteloupe melon tart, created, apparently, in the 1990s, by Alain Bouchard in the Apt region of … Continue reading

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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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