Mary berry coconut cake recipe recipes

Classic Madeira Cake

Classic Madeira Cake

A few weeks before the birthday party I did a practice run of the cake to get to grips with using fondant icing and the recipe I’d tried out – MaryBerry’s Madeira Cake – went down so well with everyone there was no question that I’d be using it for the real thing

2016 Recipe Disasters!

Add to it those rosemary red chilli breadcrumbs and no, just no. Even my fresh berry compote couldn't save those pancakes
Madhouse recipe : Double choc cookie cups

Madhouse recipe : Double choc cookie cups

If MaryBerry had laid eyes on them, she wouldn't have said they had a soggy bottom, she'd have said they didn't have a bottom at all - but when the bottom falls out of your world cakes, this is the ultimate rescue recipe

2018 Recipe Disasters!

I found a recipe for this quiche in a MaryBerry book and baked it, hoping that the quiche would help mask the strong salmon flavour
Day One on The Advent Calendar & Tea Time Treats Birthday Cake Round-Up

Day One on The Advent Calendar & Tea Time Treats Birthday Cake Round-Up

And the winner of the LOVELY book, MaryBerry’s Ultimate Cake Book, goes to……….  Vanessa from Cakes and Teacups for her LOVELY Black Forest Gateau, as this was the FIRST time she has ever attempted anything like this, and she will really benefit from the Mary Bery book as a novice cake maker, plus, her Black Forest Gateau was GORGEOUS
Healthy breakfast cake with blueberries

Healthy breakfast cake with blueberries

The puff pastry was soggy (had a soggy bottom, as MaryBerry would say), and in an attempt to fix that, I overcooked the meat AND set the baking paper underneath it on fire (don’t place those things too close to the grill, people)
A Low FODMAP Christmas Dinner & A Recipe For Sage & Spring Onion Stuffing

A Low FODMAP Christmas Dinner & A Recipe For Sage & Spring Onion Stuffing

I made this one last year using MaryBerry’srecipe. Omit the sherry and cranberry sauce too. I will substitute the cream in the ganache for tinned coconut milk, and I will use whipped tinned coconut milk for the filling (if you don’t know how to do that then follow this recipe by Minimalist Baker…a favourite blog of mine)

Salted Caramel & Caramac Cake

Yet, when it comes to cake, I’ve noticed that the current trends are moving away from the ‘Simple Life’ with combinations and decorations that would make even MaryBerry raise an eyebrow

5 ways to bake without gluten and a free ebook

So for the gluten challenged, avoiders, doubters and downright difficult among us, how do we get the same thrill that MaryBerry, Paul Hollywood, Mel and Sue and the contestants are delivering into our living rooms of a Tuesday evening
Macarons vs Macaroons

Macarons vs Macaroons

I wonder if Catherine de Medici’s successor, Mary Queen of Scots as French queen brought it in her year-long reign as Queen of France
Inspired by #GBBO

Inspired by #GBBO

It did not taste that nice – the texture wasn’t right – and there was no discernible crack, MaryBerry would not have been impressed
Baking for the School Summer Fair

Baking for the School Summer Fair

This is a MaryBerry classic, using the easy all in one method, this cake can be whipped up in no time at all
ANZAC Biscuits

ANZAC Biscuits

ANZAC BiscuitsThis version of ANZAC biscuits – as tradition dictates – is very close to the original recipe, and comes (loosely – we just looked at the pictures and ingredients) from a MaryBerry book found in a friend’s cupboard