Fiona cairns recipes

Chocolate and beetroot sandwich cake

Chocolate and beetroot sandwich cake

a chocolate and beetroot cake in FionaCairns' Bake and Decorate. Those of you who have been. following my Kitchen Garden Notes series will know that I've
Coffee, cardamon and walnut cake - gluten free

Coffee, cardamon and walnut cake - gluten free

For the latest meeting of South Lancashire Clandestine Cake Club I once again was inspired to bake from a FionaCairns recipe book, this bake is from her latest "Seasonal Baking" which is a stunning book and contains some wonderful looking cakes and bakes
A Secret Cake...

A Secret Cake...

Bake & Decorate by FionaCairns. Popular Posts. Back to School. Aussie Crunch. You will fall into one of two camps here
Cranberry and citrus cookies and an 80th birthday cake.

Cranberry and citrus cookies and an 80th birthday cake.

As part of the birthday celebration my contribution was a lemon meringue birthday, which I was pretty proud of (the base recipe being a FionaCairns recipe from The Birthday Cake Book), as our yoga class is a quaint country church hall I couldn't adore the cake with candles through fear of setting off the fire alarm, so I resorted to raiding the garden for suitable edible greenery and flowers
Easter cookies

Easter cookies

Adapted from Bake and decorate by FionaCairns Classic shortbread. Classic shortbread. This is the second post in my Easter series

Butterscotch Cake with caramel hazelnut whisps

Another birthday in the house and The Birthday book by FionaCairns comes out to play again this time chosen by charlie is a Butterscotch cake with caramel whisps looks so elegant but scary as well with the tall spikes of caramel
Christmas is coming…

Christmas is coming…

The Parcel Cake by FionaCairns from Waitrose…. For writers and reviewers, Christmas starts in July, with a host of events to launch the festive season’s goodies
Jewel Box Cake

Jewel Box Cake

FionaCairns' Birthday Cake Book when I saw it – Jewel Box cake. many want to adhere to Fiona's original instructions
Bake & Decorate by Fiona Cairns

Bake & Decorate by Fiona Cairns

Just look at this book. It's tea time glamour at its best. A heart shaped cake covered in petals. It did the trick
Sticky Toffee Cupcakes

Sticky Toffee Cupcakes

Another FionaCairns recipe. Sticky toffee cupcakes with salted caramel buttercream icing. The recipe gave two different options of method for the buttercream
Liquorice Allsorts Cake

Liquorice Allsorts Cake

I once again turned to what is rapidly becoming one of my baking bibles - The Birthday Cake Book by FionaCairns for the underlying liquorice toffee cake recipe and liquorice toffee buttercream and then came up with a simple bright pink fondant topping with a black fondant ring inset in the top of the cake and then decorated with assorted liquorice allsorts