Nigel slater lemon cake recipes

Pear and hazelnut cake.... by Nigel Slater

Pear and hazelnut cake.... by Nigel Slater

Squeeze the lemon into a mixing bowl. It's by NigelSlater, a very trusted person to whom I always turn to when I have an abundance of a particular fruit or vegetable and don't really know what to make out of it
Best lemon cake ever

Best lemon cake ever

It’s by NigelSlater so that already tells you it’s going to be good but not overly fancy. I’m a big fan of Nigel’s writing and recipes – he does simplicity so beautifully

Lemon, Rose and Pistachio Semolina Bundt Cake

When I asked them how come you decide to cook Middle Eastern spread, daughter answered ' Mum, have you forgotten that a few weeks ago you were watching NigelSlaters's Programme ' NigelSlater's Middle East' and we did see you how you glued to TV and literally drooling, so since that day I told daddy that on coming mothers day rather we cook up a storm for mum than taking her to a restaurant for a meal' so they planned the whole menu, did shopping for it and kept as a surprised until actual day
Cook the Books – Demerara Lemon Cake

Cook the Books – Demerara Lemon Cake

NigelSlater’s recipes seem to have a resonance that are simultaneously timeless and on trend. The cake below is another syrup soaked affair, full of zingy lemon flavour and dense with almonds and eggs

Thyme & Lemon Cake

The recipe is adapted from one in the NigelSlater cookbook entitled The Kitchen Diaries ll. Note - Nigel recommends serving this cake with thick yogurt
No-bake lemon curd and white chocolate cheesecake

No-bake lemon curd and white chocolate cheesecake

To make the lemon curd, I’ve always used this method my mum taught me, which seems pretty much identical to the one you’ll find on both NigelSlater’s website, and BBC Good Food, so it must be good
apple and blackberry cake // apfel-brombeer-kuchen

apple and blackberry cake // apfel-brombeer-kuchen

it is one more example of the easy but excellent recipes only nigelslater can create. half a lemon. this cake is so yummy, that i had it twice a day, but unfortunately not only me
No-bake lemon curd and white chocolate cheesecake

No-bake lemon curd and white chocolate cheesecake

To make the lemon curd, I’ve always used this method my mum taught me, which seems pretty much identical to the one you’ll find on both NigelSlater’s website, and BBC Good Food, so it must be good
Nigel’s Low Carb Cheesecake

Nigel’s Low Carb Cheesecake

Back in the good old days when I used to eat cheesecake in the mistaken impression that it was lower GI than pure sugar, and therefore ‘better’ for you, I used to make NigelSlater’s Creamy Cheesecake with Damson Sauce
Lemon Curd

Lemon Curd

It's my dream to have a garden with vegetables and herbs, my favourite fruit and edible flowers - to take a walk through the garden in the morning and decide what to cook based on what's fresh and catches my eye (no, it's not my aim to become the female NigelSlater, although I like the way he cooks)
A Cake to Eat by the Fireside

A Cake to Eat by the Fireside

NigelSlater’s Hazelnut and Chocolate Cake from Observer Food. In previous years I’ve turned to Nigella for my winter bakes, “How to Be a Domestic Goddess” is well thumbed – covered in splashes of cake mix and icing – always a sign of a much loved book
A Summer Fruits Picnic Cake

A Summer Fruits Picnic Cake

I’m never one to pass up the opportunity to bake and share a cake, so my offering for the picnic was a summer fruits cake based on this recipe by NigelSlater
A pear and almond cake

A pear and almond cake

A lovely puddingy moist cake for a cold winter evening, this is based on a similar recipe by NigelSlater in The Kitchen Diaries
Fruit and nut cake

Fruit and nut cake

 And from one of my most favoured cooks – NigelSlater.  Nigel’s pebble crumble suggestion is wonderfully fitting, providing little nuggets of crunch – a welcome presence amongst sponge and cooked fruit
Rhubarb Crumble Cake.

Rhubarb Crumble Cake.

I basically made this because Moon set me a challenge to after we were talking about how great lemoncake is while we were watching NigelSlater (famed for his rhubarb & fish combo), I'm pretty glad it turned out the way it did and I hope to make it a few more times as it gets colder
Poppy seed cake with orange frosting

Poppy seed cake with orange frosting

This recipe takes its main inspiration from a NigelSlater recipe which uses beetroot with great success to make the cake wonderfully moist