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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 2019 – Round 2 – Bahrain

A super simple and easy recipe to make this week, but boy I’m not a fan of adding rosewater extract. It’s like munching on flowers, and if I wanted that I’d go and grab me some Crabtree & Evelyn rose … Continue reading

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FE Vegan Bake Off – Round 2 – Morocco

Right, so here’s the thing I’ve discovered … don’t try and veganise a non-vegan recipe, it’s simply asking for disaster. For example, for this bake I found a lovely, orginal and authentic Moroccan Meskouta cake. The recipe called for four … Continue reading

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FE Vegan Bake Off – Round 1 – Saudi Arabia

I had this thought. I really enjoyed doing the F1 Bake Off’s this year so how could I change it up for other motorsport series? So with the start of the Formula E season, I thought that as Formula E … 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 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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