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Showing posts with label Cakes. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Cakes. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Cakes. Show all posts

Bread & Butter Pudding#BakingBloggers

British Bread Pudding is different from other Bread and Butter Pudding. The British version bread pudding can be sliced and served.
Today is our posting for Baking Bologgers and the theme is British Baking our host and creator of this group is Sue Lau

Serves 3 to 4
Ingredients

4 Big Slices White Bread
1/4 Teaspoon Freshly Grated Nutmeg
50 Grams Butter
1/3 Cup Golden Raisins
4 Tablespoons Heaped Sugar
1 Teaspoon Vanilla Essence
2 Eggs
500 Ml Milk

Method 
Preheat the oven to 180 degrees C. Grease a square or rectangle dish well with butter.
In a bowl beat the eggs, add the vanilla, give it a stir and keep aside.
In a saucepan, gently heat the milk, but do not boil. Add the sugar, stir it till it melts. Set aside. Slowly pour the warm milk over the beaten eggs, whisking continuously, until all the milk is added. 
Strain this mixture. Keep aside.
Cut bread into triangles. 
Spread one side the bread triangles with butter. Then cut into smaller triangles.
Cover the base of the dish with overlapping triangles of bread, butter side up. 
Sprinkle half the golden raisins evenly over the bread, then lightly sprinkle with a little nutmeg. 
Then pour the milk mixture over it and let it soak for 30 to 45 minutes, covered with cling film. 
After the soaking time sprinkle the remaining raisins and bake at 180 degrees C for 30 to 35 minutes 
or until the surface is golden brown and the pudding is well-risen
Once out of the oven the pudding will deflate.
 Slice it..
Serve hot and enjoy! 
Labels: Bread, Butter, Pudding, Baked, British, Raisins, Baking Bloggers, Cakes, Sweets & Desserts
Baking Bloggers is a friendly group of food bloggers who vote on a shared theme and then post about it once per month. If you are a food blogger interesting in joining in, inquire at our Baking Bloggers FaceBook Group. We'd be honored if you would join us in our baking adventures.
British Baking  Recipes
Bread & Butter Pudding by Sneha's Recipe
Chocolate Chip Scones by Jolene's Recipe Journal
Eccles Cakes by Caroline's Cooking
English Granary-Style Bread by Karen's Kitchen Stories
Fat Rascals by Palatable Pastime
Jammie Dodgers by Culinary Adventures with Camilla
Mini Toad in the Hole by Sid's Sea Palm Cooking
Raspberry Bakewell Tarts by Pandemonium Noshery
Salmon in Puff Pastry by Reviews, Chews & How-Tos
Sticky Toffee Pudding by Cookaholic Wife
Strawberry Almond Crumble by Food Lust People Love
Strawberry Dark Chocolate Shortbread Biscuits by Faith, Hope, Love, & Luck Survive Despite a Whiskered Accomplice
Traditional Scottish Shortbread with Rose by The Schizo Chef
Wizarding World Chocolate Trifle by Simple Inspired Meals

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Fresh Strawberry Heart Cake#FoodBloggerLove


I’m so happy to participate in the #FoodBloggerLove event this year! This is my first year of taking part in this event organized by Allison of The PinterTest Kitchen!

This Fresh Strawberry Heart Cake is my Valentine’s Day celebration with my trekking friends. It' s my late night baking. This cake cannot be overturned since it's a sticky cake.

Ingredients
100 Grams All Purpose Flour
1/2 Teaspoon Baking Powder

50 Grams Butter - I used salted
110 Grams Caster Sugar
1 Large Egg
1 Teaspoon Vanilla essence
1/4 Cup Milk
1 Tablespoon Yogurt
100 + 50 Grams Strawberries - sliced

Method
In a heart shape 6 inch baking pan butter it well with a tablespoon heaped butter, arrange the slices of strawberries and sprinkle a heaped tablespoon of granulated sugar.
Whisk the milk and yogurt till incorporated.
Finely chop 50 grams of strawberries.
In a bowl sieve the flour and baking powder keep aside.
In a another bowl beat the butter and sugar till light and creamy, add the egg and essence and beat till incorporated. Fold in the flour alternating with the milk yogurt mix till incorporated. Add the chopped strawberries and mix it well.
Pour the batter into the prepared pan arrange the remaining strawberries, sprinkle a heaped tablespoon of granulated sugar. 
 Bake for 25 to 30 or till a tooth pick inserted comes out clean.
Cool and slice it and enjoy with your valentine friends.

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Labels : Cakes, Strawberry, Food Blogger Love, Valentine
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Gingerbread Cake With Lemon Glaze#BakingBloggers

In India  molasses  is known as Kakvi.  Kakvi is the stage before the final process of making jaggery. I have used the store bought molasses . But, you can make this at home with jaggery or fresh sugarcane juice. Will make this soon and post recipe. This is often used as a topping to eat with sweet pancakes or soft chapatti for breakfast. But it's the first time I am using it in baking.  
This Gingerbread Cake With Lemon Glaze was hit at home and also my friends.  

To bake this use a a rectangle pan with height and a small pan so that this will get  a lift.  I used a 8 by 6 inches and 2 inch height  rectangle pan and it was right for this cake.
I loved this month theme of Baking Bloggers.  Let's make this Gingerbread Cake With Lemon Glaze.

Ingredients 
Dry Ingredients
1.2/3 Cups All Purpose Flour
1 1/4 Teaspoon Baking soda
½ Cup White sugar
2 Teaspoons Heaped Homemade Ginger powder
1 Teaspoon Cinnamon powder
1/2 Teaspoon Sea Salt
1/4 Teaspoon Chinese five-spice powder
Wet Ingredients

1 Large Egg
1/2 Cup Dark Molasses / Kakvi
1/2 Cup Vegetable Oil
1/2 Cup Boiling Water

For the Lemon Glaze

½ Cup Icing Sugar
A Juice of one small lemon
1 Teaspoon Lemon zest

Method

In a bowl mix all the dry ingredients and spices well. 
In a another bowl add the molasses,vegetable oil and egg, whisk well, now  mix in the dry ingredients a little at a time.  It will become a thick batter.  Now add the boiling water and whisk till it forms a smooth and lump free batter.
Pour this into a greased, lined and floured  baking pan and tap it well to remove any air bubbles bake at 180 degrees C for 35 minutes.
As the cake is baking let's make our glaze  
Mix all ingredients in a pan and place it on very low flame to warm it well and sugar dissolves. 
 As soon as the ginger bread is out of the oven 
pour all the lemon glaze and let it cool. Cut into slices and serve with ice cream or whipped cream. We enjoyed just as it is.
This was delicious and yummy.
Labels:  Cakes, Gingerbread, Molases, Kakvi,Homemade Ginger powder, Baking Bloggers, Lemon Glaze

Baking Bloggers
Baking with Ginger
Gingerbread Cake with Lemon Glaze by Sneha's Recipe
Ginger Cream Sandwich Cake by Sid's Sea Palm Cooking
Gingerbread House Tutorial by The Redhead Baker
Gingerbread Madeleines by Caroline's Cooking
Gingerbread Men by Cook with Renu
Gingerbread Sandwich Cookies by Karen's Kitchen Stories
Gingersnaps by Simply Inspired Meals
Louisiana Syrup Cake (Cajun Gingerbread) by Palatable Pastime
Russian Pryanik Gingerbread by Pandemonium Noshery
Orange Cranberry Gingerbread by Food Lust People Love
Pernik by A Day in the Life on the Farm
Poussins aux Pain d'Epices by Culinary Adventures with Camilla

Baking Bloggers is a friendly group of food bloggers who vote on a shared theme and then post about it once per month. If you are a food blogger interesting in joining in, inquire at our Baking Bloggers FaceBook Group. We'd be honored if you would join us in our baking adventures.

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Chocolate Brownie Cake#BakingBloggers

In this brownie cake there is no baking powder. Made this cake for a  birthday of daughter's  friend, who is an ardent brownie lover. He was so happy to receive this brownie cake.
Ingredients
175 Grams Unsalted Butter
150 Grams + 50 Grams Dark Chocolate - chopped
200 Grams Caster Sugar
3 Eggs - separated
75 Grams All Purpose Flour
50 Grams Walnuts - chopped

Method

Heat oven on 180 degree C. Grease and line 6.1/2 inch loose bottom pan.
Place 150 grams chocolate and butter in a pan and heat gently until melted, Keep aside till it come to room temperature or microwave on high for a minute, pausing after 30 seconds stirring.
Beat egg whites till stiff, Keep aside.
In another bowl add sugar and egg yolks and beat, then add flour, nuts, chopped chocolate , mix these well, then fold in the egg whites gently.
Pour this batter in the prepared tin bake in the center of the oven for about 35 to 40 minutes, until crusty on top. Leave it to cool. Dust with icing sugar and serve with ice cream.
Got these remaining pieces to enjoy. 

Labels : Brownies, Cakes, Baking Bloggers, Chocolate, Walnuts

Baking Bloggers is a friendly group of food bloggers who vote on a shared theme and then post about it once per month. If you are a food blogger interesting in joining in, inquire at our Baking Bloggers FaceBook Group. We'd be honored if you would join us in our baking adventures.

Take a look at these wonderful Brownie Bakes:

Black Forest Brownies by The Redhead Baker
Chocolate Brownie Cake by Sneha's Recipe
Chocolate Butterscotch Caramel Pecan Bars by Kelli’s Kitchen
Cream Cheese Brownies starting with a Box Mix by A Day in the Life on the Farm
Dark Magic Brownies by Culinary Adventures with Camilla
Easy Salted Caramel Brownies by Cindy's Recipes and Writings
Egg-Less, Butter-Less, Chocolate Ragi Brownie by Cook with Renu
Frosted Sugar Cookie Bars by Food Lust People Love
Lemon Bars by Family Around the Table
No Bake Reese’s Bars by Jonesin’ For Taste
Oreo Cheesecake Brownie Bars by Cookaholic Wife
Peppermint Patty Brownie Bites by Karen's Kitchen Stories
Pineapple Bars by Simply Inspired Meals
S'Mores Bars by Palatable Pastime
Soft & Dreamy Nougat Brownies by Faith, Hope, Love, & Luck Survive Despite a Whiskered Accomplice
Triangle Delights by Sid's Sea Palm Cooking

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Strawberry Sandwich Toaster Cake#BakingBloggers

Welcome to this month's event of Baking Bloggers. Baking Bloggers is a group started by Sue , in which we are given a theme  or an ingredient and  we must  bake the a recipe with it.
This month  our theme is Baking with Small Appliances. It was so much fun trying to use small appliances and baking with it.  I have used my sandwich toaster to make these soft and quick Strawberry cakes.  
Made these for evening tea and as they out of the toaster, they were vanishing.  I had force stop them not to finish all since a pic had yet to be taken.  Did not use any topping for decoration since I,  used fresh strawberries to make them and had enough of flavor , most of all there were eagle eyes waiting... to devour them.
 
Ingredients 

100 Grams Unsalted Butter  
1/2 Cup Caster Sugar
2 Eggs
1 Cup All Purpose Flour 

1 Teaspoon Baking powder  
1/2  Teaspoon Strawberry essence 
5 - 6 Fresh Strawberries - pureed
Pink color few drops  - optional ( did not use) 
A Pinch of Salt


Method

Sieve the flour with the  baking powder and salt. Set aside.

In a bowl, add the butter and sugar, whisk until smooth, then add the egg and beat well. Next add the essence and mix it in. Add  half of the flour mixture and strawberries gently fold it in and mix. Finally add the remaining half of the flour mixture and combine until the batter is smooth.
Brush butter or oil on both inner sides (top and bottom) of the sandwich maker, then close it and turn it on to allow it to preheat it for about 3 minutes. 
Once hot, open it and spoon the cake batter in each well until full. Then close and bake your sandwich cakes for about 3 minutes.
After which you can open and check to see if they are done.
If you want them golden on both sides flip them and keep for a minute, I did that.
 They will turn a golden brown when ready.
When you bite into them they will have a light and fluffy texture.
Labels : Sandwich Toaster, Cakes, Egg, Strawberry, Small Appliances, Baking Bloggers

My Notes:
You can use any sandwich toaster you have.

Have a look at the other recipes baked using Small Appliances:
Air Fryer Cheesy Vegetable Tart from Karen's Kitchen Stories
Crockpot Sour Cream Pound Cake from Our Good Life
Hot Chocolate Pudding from Sid's Sea Palm Cooking
Instant Pot Carrot Snack Cake from Food Lust People Love
Jam Cheesecake from A Day in the Life on the Farm
Slow Cooker Reeses Cake from Cookaholic Wife
Strawberry Sandwich Toaster Cake from Sneha's Recipe

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