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'Delia's Cakes' - book review

'Delia's Cakes' - book review

The book is divided by chapters into sponge cakes, loaf cakes, family cakes, little cakes (includes scones and the like), muffins, biscuits (since when has a biscuit been a cake though
Cheese Scones

Cheese Scones

I have used the basic Delia Smith recipe for the Scones with Sultanas and have used that to do some different scone recipes
scone

scone

using a pastry cutter, cut out as many scones, in which ever size you desire and re-shape the dough until you've used it all up
lemon zest scones

lemon zest scones

I will always return to my favourite Delia Smith classic scone recipe but after years of sticking with the same I began to branch out a few years back with interesting results
Triple Lemon Layer Cake

Triple Lemon Layer Cake

You’ll have lots left over for spreading onto toast, crumpets or scones perhaps. * Lemon curd is adapted from Delia Smith
No Sandwich Packed Lunch Ideas

No Sandwich Packed Lunch Ideas

Raisin Scones with jam & butter. Roasted vegetable couscous salad – I’ve been making this Delia Smith recipe for a long time now
Gluten-free scone test

Gluten-free scone test

 Using a floured cutter make whatever shape you want - I did ten round scones.  I thought I would spend a bit of time testing scone recipes, so I used one based on Delia Smith's recipe and one based on a recipe from BBC Good Food
the perfect scone.

the perfect scone.

It's a slightly adapted Delia Smith Devonshire Scones recipe. How about baking a whole bunch of scones, like I did yesterday, and enjoying them with some clotted cream and jam
Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea

I turned to mum’s old and trusted Delia Smith recipe book for both the scones and sponge while sticking to the personally tried and tested Mary Berry recipe for a lemon drizzle tray bake (it has never failed to deliver a deliciously moist sponge with lovely crunchy topping)
Pancake Day Essentials

Pancake Day Essentials

Next you'll need a fool proof pancake batter, I know these thicker pancakes as drop scones and in the supermarkets you'll see them called Scotch pancakes

Scones With Sultanas

Making great scones eluded me for some time until I adapted a Delia Smith recipe for scones which is the best I have found

Spelt Fruit Scones

The recipe is based on the Delia Smith scones with sultanas recipe although I have omitted the sugar

Spelt Fruit Scones

The recipe is based on the Delia Smith scones with sultanas recipe although I have omitted the sugar