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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 3 – China

A last-minute recipe change for this week. I was, well I actually did attempt to make Coconut Snowflake Cakes. I followed the recipe to the letter and yet, after 24 hours chilling in the fridge the gelatine infused mixture had … 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 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 15 – Singapore

It’s time for the F1 night race and the beginning of the end for this season. But what have I chosen to bake this week? There were some very interesting recipes out there, to say the least. However, I have, … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 14 – Italian GP

Italy! The home of pizza, pasta, gelato and many, many scrummy sweet treats. I really was spoilt for choice this week, but I decided to keep things super simple. Seeing as I haven’t made biscuits since Australia, way back in … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 13 – Belgian GP

Hands up who’s pleased F1 is back this weekend? Did anyone else think that four weeks felt like for ever?? Of course with it being race week, that means it’s time for another F1 Bake Off challenge. Belgium? Belgium? First … Continue reading

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