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'Delia's Cakes' - book review

'Delia's Cakes' - book review

The book is divided by chapters into sponge cakes, loaf cakes, family cakes, little cakes (includes scones and the like), muffins, biscuits (since when has a biscuit been a cake though
Cheese Scones

Cheese Scones

I have used the basic Delia Smith recipe for the Scones with Sultanas and have used that to do some different scone recipes
scone

scone

using a pastry cutter, cut out as many scones, in which ever size you desire and re-shape the dough until you've used it all up
lemon zest scones

lemon zest scones

I will always return to my favourite Delia Smith classic scone recipe but after years of sticking with the same I began to branch out a few years back with interesting results
Triple Lemon Layer Cake

Triple Lemon Layer Cake

You’ll have lots left over for spreading onto toast, crumpets or scones perhaps. * Lemon curd is adapted from Delia Smith
Top Ten Ways to Bake Your Family Happy…

Top Ten Ways to Bake Your Family Happy…

Fruit Scones.   Delia Smith says to use strong flour, but you can use your normal just as well. My six-year-old son loves to help when there are scones to be made
No Sandwich Packed Lunch Ideas

No Sandwich Packed Lunch Ideas

Raisin Scones with jam & butter. Roasted vegetable couscous salad – I’ve been making this Delia Smith recipe for a long time now
Gluten-free scone test

Gluten-free scone test

 Using a floured cutter make whatever shape you want - I did ten round scones.  I thought I would spend a bit of time testing scone recipes, so I used one based on Delia Smith's recipe and one based on a recipe from BBC Good Food
the perfect scone.

the perfect scone.

It's a slightly adapted Delia Smith Devonshire Scones recipe. How about baking a whole bunch of scones, like I did yesterday, and enjoying them with some clotted cream and jam
Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea

I turned to mum’s old and trusted Delia Smith recipe book for both the scones and sponge while sticking to the personally tried and tested Mary Berry recipe for a lemon drizzle tray bake (it has never failed to deliver a deliciously moist sponge with lovely crunchy topping)
Pancake Day Essentials

Pancake Day Essentials

Next you'll need a fool proof pancake batter, I know these thicker pancakes as drop scones and in the supermarkets you'll see them called Scotch pancakes

Scones With Sultanas

Making great scones eluded me for some time until I adapted a Delia Smith recipe for scones which is the best I have found

Spelt Fruit Scones

The recipe is based on the Delia Smith scones with sultanas recipe although I have omitted the sugar

Spelt Fruit Scones

The recipe is based on the Delia Smith scones with sultanas recipe although I have omitted the sugar