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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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F1 Bake Off – Round 11 – Germany

Another race week, another F1 Bake Off challenge and this week another yeast recipe for me to try to get right. For this week’s German bake-off challenge I have made a ‘Butterkuchen’, which is a very simple yeasted cake that … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 9 – Austria

Austria, the home of Mozart, the Sound of Music and the Hotel Sacher. This week’s recipe decision was a no-brainer. It had to be an attempt at making a sachertorte – a rich chocolate cake said to be invented in Vienna … Continue reading

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