Delia smith date slice recipes

'Delia's Cakes' - book review

DeliaSmiths new book called simply 'Delia's Cakes' is out and riding high in the food and drink books charts at the moment
Oat And Date Slices

Oat And Date Slices

The recipe originates from a DeliaSmith recipe but has been adapted a little along the way.   DateSlices
Cakes & Bakes: Sticky date cake

Cakes & Bakes: Sticky date cake

DeliaSmith is probably my favourite ‘celebrity chef’. Delia calls it a ‘boil and bake’ cake – not terribly enticing I admit, but bear with me
Oat And Date Slices

Oat And Date Slices

The recipe originates from a DeliaSmith recipe but has been adapted a little along the way. DateSlices
Gluten Free Christmas Cake with Amaretto Soaked Fruit

Gluten Free Christmas Cake with Amaretto Soaked Fruit

I couldn’t just invent a recipe out of thin air so turned to DeliaSmith. I adore the flavours of rich almonds, so it seemed fitting to include amaretto in the recipe instead of Delia’s suggestion of brandy
Kentish cherry ketchup

Kentish cherry ketchup

The method is loosely based on DeliaSmith's Victoria plum or damson ketchup recipe as I have her Complete Cookery Course book which I always use as my cooking bible
Mince pies

Mince pies

As with the pies, the following recipe comes from DeliaSmith's Christmas. Food photography dates very quickly

Chocolate Cherry Swiss Roll

Not a whiff of butter, oil or flour in sight (we have the great oracle that is DeliaSmith to thank for that)
Chocolate Scottish Shortbread

Chocolate Scottish Shortbread

I scoured the internet and found a recipe from DeliaSmith, but of course I couldn't leave the recipe totally alone so I added some chocolate to it

Alphabakes Roundup - March 2013 - I

Choclette from Chocolate Log Blog came across a DeliaSmith recipe for an Iced Honey and Spice cake. In the same geographical vein, Eira from Cookbooks Galore found this recipe for an Israeli Date and Pecan cake
Pancake Tuesday

Pancake Tuesday

This recipe has been borrowed from DeliaSmith, it's easy to follow and makes deliciously light pancakes