Tagged: raspberry

Cranachan, a perfect Scottish summer dessert.

Cranachan This dessert is about as Scottish you can get, it is very easy to prepare and perfect for summer. Juicy raspberries are folded into heavenly whipped cream heady with whiskey while toasted oats give the dessert texture. I wanted to make a deliciously summer...

Britannia Rock Cakes

Britannia Rock Cakes Rock cakes, they totally rock! I just had to give these white chocolate, blueberry and raspberry rock cakes a name that was rock n roll enough for them, something as British as the colours of our awesome flag that they’re based on: so...

Raspberry and White Chocolate Cake {Maypole Cake!}

A cake dressed up for my favourite day of the year, May 1st. Underneath the ribbons is a raspberry sponge, filled with raspberry jam and covered in white chocolate buttercream. The cake is decorated with a ‘Maypole’, complete with colourful ribbons, representing the traditional village...

Chocolate and Raspberry Petit Fours

Completely inspired by this weeks episode of  The Great British Bake Off, I just had to have a go a some Petit Fours. Petit Fours {Petit Four translates as little oven} are mouth sized cakes or pastries which are often served at the end of...

Raspberry and White Chocolate Muffins

We have spent a few days with some fantastic wildlife photographers, Tony and Carol Dilger, and have seen some equally fantastic wildlife. I’m no wildlife photographer though, too weak and feeble to wield those massive lenses. Let me photograph a cake any day! The Cairngorms are a bit of a...