spiced carrot cake

Today I made this particular carrot cake for three very good reasons. I dont have any white sugar in the house. I have a tub of sour cream that needs to be used pronto. I haven’t made carrot cake for at least a week month year. This carrot cake is a lighter one. I don’t…

lemon cream cheese frosting

80 g softened cream cheese 40 g softened unsalted butter 1 tablespoon lemon juice 200 g icing sugar Place all ingredients in a mixer and beat until smooth. If you like a bit more tang, add a small amount of finely grated lemon rind.

orange cream cheese frosting

60 g cream cheese 20 g unsalted butter, softened 1 teaspoon grated orange rind 2 teaspoons orange juice 1 cup sifted icing sugar Beat cream cheese, butter, orange rind and juice until light and fluffy – Much easier with electric mixer 🙂 Beat in icing sugar until smooth.

white chocolate cream cheese frosting

100 g white chocolate melts 60ml cream 200 g softened cream cheese 40 g icing sugar Melt chocolate and cream in small saucepan stirring constantly over low heat. Cool slightly. Add cream cheese and icing sugar. Beat well until smooth.

lemon muffins with crunchy sugar topping

Google These are delicious served warm or cold. 2 cups self-raising flour 3/4 cup sugar 75 g butter 1 cup milk 1 egg grated rind of 1 large or 2 small lemons 1/4 cup lemon juice 1/4 cup sugar Mix flour and sugar in bowl. Melt butter, add the milk, egg and lemon rind. Beat…

rolled oat chocolate chip slice

75 g self-raising flour 75 g plain flour 90 g rolled oats 70 g dessicated coconut 140 g brown sugar 130 g sultanas 95 g choc bits 125 g butter, melted and cooled 1 egg, lightly whisked Preheat oven to 180 degrees celcius. Brush a 17 x 27cm tin with melted butter to grease and…