homemade marzipan dough rolled into balls on a wooden board

Easy Homemade Marzipan

homemade marzipan dough rolled into balls on a wooden board

This Easy Homemade Marzipan is a delicious and achievable recipe which takes no more than 15 minutes to prepare. Fantastic for marzipan sweets, cake coverings or decorations. With this recipe you will never need to buy ready-made marzipan again. If you had asked my former self whether I liked marzipan the answer would have been […]

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Gluten-Free Hot Cross Buns

Gluten-Free Hot Cross Buns

Gluten-Free Hot Cross Buns

Gluten-Free Hot Cross Buns are sweetly spiced and studded with dried fruit. There is no xanthan gum involved and they are best served warm with a slick of salted butter. The scent of Easter has been afoot in my kitchen for a while now as I have been recipe testing the perfect Gluten-Free Hot Cross […]

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A gluten-free Victoria Sponge Cake on a glass cake stand on a wooden board

Gluten-Free Victoria Sponge

A gluten-free Victoria Sponge Cake on a glass cake stand on a wooden board

The Victoria Sponge is the quintessential British cake, resplendent in any village tea shop worth their salt. Fluffy vanilla sponge, generously filled with raspberry jam and a light buttercream. The surface is broadly undecorated but sprinkled liberally with a crunch of caster sugar. A Victoria Sponge is effortlessly versatile and can be called upon for […]

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Images of gluten-free cakes with text superimposed The Ultimate Guide to Gluten-Free Cakes

The Ultimate Guide to Gluten-Free Cakes

Images of gluten-free cakes with text superimposed The Ultimate Guide to Gluten-Free Cakes

This Ultimate Guide to Gluten-Free Cakes will help you understand gluten-free baking. By using my baking tips and recipes you can start to create amazing, tasty and simple gluten-free cakes. Gluten-free cakes often have a bad reputation. They can be criticised for being too dry or gummy. Or maybe you have heard they need lots […]

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gluten-free irish soda bread on a cooling rack

Gluten-Free Irish Soda Bread

gluten-free irish soda bread on a cooling rack

This Gluten-Free Irish Soda Bread has no yeast so is incredibly quick to make and this version also happens to be vegan and uses no xanthan gum. It’s St Patrick’s Day this weekend and although it’s not really a holiday we celebrate, despite my grandfather being Irish, I have relished this opportunity to perfect and […]

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Coconut Matcha Macaroons on a wire rack

Coconut Matcha Macaroons

Coconut Matcha Macaroons on a wire rack

These Coconut Matcha Macaroons are easy to make, completely flourless and just 6 ingredients. Dipped and drizzled with dark chocolate, these delicious gluten-free cookies have a crisp exterior and chewy coconutty insides, spiked with a hint of grassy matcha. Coconut Macaroons have always been the failsafe gluten-free cookie and existed long before being gluten-free was […]

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