Strawberry and Amaretto Gateau

INGREDIENTSFor the cake sponge:250ml vegetable oil (I used Olivio)175g caster sugar50g light brown sugar4 eggs1 teaspoon almond essence125g self-raising flour100g ground almonds1 teaspoon baking powderA pinch of saltFor the cream cheese frosting:100g cream cheese (I...

Strawberry Jam

  Ingredients 400g  strawberries 400g caster sugar ½ lemon, juice only small knob of butter Preparation method The day before you wish to make the jam, hull and halve the strawberries. Check for soft spots (which must be removed) and discard any berries with...

Carrot Cake

IngredientsFor the carrot cake sponge:250ml vegetable oil (I used Olivio)175g caster sugar50g light brown sugar4 eggs140g carrots (2) (I actually used 3 big carrots and they only produced 140g because I grated them by hand and ate the end I couldn’t manage to...