Cakes, biscuits and slices


Cakes, biscuits and slices / Recipes

This is delicious served warm with butter, cream cheese or ricotta. Ingredients 1/2 cup bran cereal 1/2 cup rolled oats 1 cup wholemeal self raising flour 1 cup brown sugar, firmly packed 1/2 tsp mixed spice 1 cup chopped dried fruit 1 cup milk Directions Preheat oven to 180C and grease and line a loaf pan. Mix all ingredients together in a bowl and pour into prepared tin. Bake in the oven for about 1 hour, or until a skewer inserted into the centre comes out clean.


Cakes, biscuits and slices / Recipes

Ingredients 125g butter, softened 1 tsp vanilla essence 1 1/4 cups caster sugar 3 eggs 3/4 cup plain flour 3/4 cup self raising flour 1/2 cup milk Directions Preheat the oven to 160C and grease and line a round cake pan. Place all ingredients into a bowl and mix on low speed until just combined. Increase speed to medium and beat for a couple of minutes until mixture pales slightly. Pour mixture into the pan and cook in the oven for about 1 hour, or until a skewer inserted into the centre comes out with a few crumbs still sticking...

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Cakes, biscuits and slices / Recipes

Ingredients 175g butter 250g cooking chocolate (better quality = better result) 1 1/2 cups plain flour 1 cup sugar 2 tsp vanilla essence 3 eggs, beaten 1 cup walnuts, chopped (optional) Directions Preheat oven to 180C and grease and line a 20 x 30cm sponge roll tin. In a medium sized saucepan, melt butter and chocolate over a low heat. Remove saucepan from the heat and stir in flour, sugar, vanilla, eggs and walnuts (if using) and mix until well combined. Pour in tin and bake for approximately 30 minutes, or until a skewer inserted into the middle has crumbs...

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Cakes, biscuits and slices / Recipes

This cake is absolutely delicious and very easy to make. It doesn’t have a strong banana flavour and the addition of the chocolate makes for a lovely sweet cake. Ingredients 3 ripe bananas, mashed (about 1 cup) 3/4 cup caster sugar 1 1/2 cups self raising flour 2 eggs, lightly beaten 3 tbs light olive oil 1/4 cup milk 100g chocolate chips 3/4 cup walnuts, chopped Directions Preheat the oven to 180C and grease a 20cm x 10cm loaf tin with baking paper. Mix the mashed banana and sugar in a large bowl until combined. Add the sifted flour, eggs,...

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Cakes, biscuits and slices / Recipes

Ingredients 1 cup self raising flour 1/4 tsp bicarbonate soda pinch salt 2 tbs caster sugar 3/4 cup of milk soured with 1 tsp vinegar 1 egg, lightly beaten 1 tbs melted butter Directions In a bowl, sift together flour, bicarbonate soda, salt and caster sugar. Make a well in the centre and stir in soured milk and egg. Mix in melted butter. Spoon tablespoons of batter into a a frypan greased with butter. Cook over a medium heat until surface bubbles and base is golden and then turn and cook other side. Makes approximately 12 pikelets – delicious served...

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