angelas cookbook

angelas cookbook

Cherry and Coconut Cake - Recipe

Cherry and Coconut Cake - Recipe

Cherry and Coconut Cake - an easy bake. Recipe Cherry and Coconut Cake. This recipe was simple and quick to make, and well received by all those who ate a slice or two
Lemon Drizzle Traybake

Lemon Drizzle Traybake

This cake is very similar to my Lime & Coconut tray bake, but essentially just a lemon version and without the coconut
Baileys Cheesecake

Baileys Cheesecake

This is an old reliable, a favourite recipe of mine. I adapted it slightly from a recipe on the BBC food website
Lemon curd

Lemon curd

Put the lemon zest and juice, the sugar and the butter into a heatproof bowl. Sit the bowl over a pan of gently simmering water, making sure the water is not touching the bottom of the bowl
Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon Meringue Pie

I mentioned in my last post, where I made a Chocolate Fudge Cake, that there are a lot of 'classic' bakes that somehow I have managed not to make over the years
Lemon Meringue Shortbread Tart

Lemon Meringue Shortbread Tart

This lemon meringue shortbread tart is very similar to these cute tartlets that I’ve made before. If you have noticed, I did pick another hot day to turn on the oven and bake this tart
lemon meringue pie and some DIY (it rhymes….!)

lemon meringue pie and some DIY (it rhymes….!)

Today is one of my best friends’ birthdays. Happy Birthday Philippppppppa. She is an absolute gem. We met in the first week of university, her room was over the corridor from mine
Red Velvet Cupcake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Red Velvet Cupcake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Valentine’s Day is about red. And here is the thing, I can almost guarantee you that your boy friend or husband might not be really into a box of red heart-shaped chocolate or a red shirt or a pair of red socks, but they will pretty much like to taste a red velvet cake, especially if it’s made by you

Apple crumble cheesecake bars

I’m refusing to put the heating on. Not that it would really do much good. We have the old style storage heaters that take 24 hours to heat up and then half-heartedly puff out breaths of tepid air for about 20 minutes
Salted Caramel Cheesecake Bars

Salted Caramel Cheesecake Bars

My Salted Caramel Cheesecake Bars marry velvety smooth cheesecake with the salty sweet gorgeousness that is Salted Caramel
Fruited Scones

Fruited Scones

One of my favourite experiences over here is the Cream Tea, and you will find them all over the country
Paul Hollywood’s crusty bloomer

Paul Hollywood’s crusty bloomer

Pleasant surprise permeated through the Yumblog household when the first viewing of ‘Paul Hollywood’s Bread’ turned out to be a relatively straightforward cookery programme
Wheaten bread

Wheaten bread

My boyfriend is Northern Irish and absolutely adores wheaten bread. For the uninitiated this is a wholemeal soda bread, soda bread uses no yeast and relies on bicarbonate of soda and buttermilk for its texture
Banoffee Pie

Banoffee Pie

My daughter requested a banoffee pie instead of a cake for her birthday. I'd never made one before. It was very easy to do, but it was also very sweet
Fruit Scones for Afternoon Tea

Fruit Scones for Afternoon Tea

Fruit scones are really easy to make and are a perfect treat for afternoon tea, served with clotted cream, and strawberry jam
Home-made Salted Caramel Sauce

Home-made Salted Caramel Sauce

With it being pancake day tomorrow you might be looking for something tasty to top your pancakes with, whether you make American Style pancakes or the more traditional crepe style
Cherry loaf cake

Cherry loaf cake

At the bake. sales I do I like to provide a mix of cakes from traditional. favourites to something a little bit different
Cinnamon Salted Caramel Sauce

Cinnamon Salted Caramel Sauce

This is one versatile Cinnamon Salted Caramel Sauce that can easily make it’s way on top of anything
Crispy Honey Glazed Ham

Crispy Honey Glazed Ham

A great holiday ham glaze needs to have three things. a wonderful flavour, a gorgeous, shiny appearance, and a crispy, crackling crust you can hear across the room
Paul Hollywood’s mince pies

Paul Hollywood’s mince pies

Preheat the oven to 200C/400F/Gas 6. To make the sweet pastry, rub the flour, butter, sugar and egg together with a splash of cold water until it just comes together as a dough