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Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Firstly please excuse my appalling piping skills on these cupcakes – I need to spend some time practising I’m actually quite ashamed by my efforts! I know that the pumpkin ‘thing’ is generally a Thanksgiving and Halloween flavour in the US but I thought I would give it a try whilst its close to 31st… Continue reading Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

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Preserved Ginger Cake with Lemon Icing

I’ve had this recipe for ages after it appeared in a Sunday supplement (literally years ago) from my Dad’s newspaper! He’s got the original one so I’ve only got a photocopy although it is available onlineΒ now, but uses a slightly different method which is essentially just mix all the ingredients together in a bowl and… Continue reading Preserved Ginger Cake with Lemon Icing