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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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F1 Bake Off – Round 16 – Russia

When I think of Russia, the cold weather automatically lets my mind wander to food that is dense, stodgy and heavy. This week’s F1 Bake Off challenge, however, proved to be anything but. After drooling over several gorgeous looking recipes, … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 3 – China

For China, I have chosen to make a simple steamed cake. With the only ingredients being eggs, sugar, flour and a dash of vanilla extract it shouldn’t be that difficult, should it? I grabbed the recipe from a website called … Continue reading

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