Tag: baking

Let’s Go Retro – Saltaire Clandestine Cake Club

As always, I had much excitement and anticipation for this month’s cake club event.  Our member bakers never cease to impress with their creativity and lateral thinking when it comes to baking cake and I was in no doubt that this month’s theme, Let’s Go Retro, would be fascinating....

Ay to Zed – Saltaire Clandestine Cake Club

Who would have thought health and cake could go together?  That we could actually have our cake and eat it too?  Well, we proved it just so at our Saltaire Clandestine Cake Club event on Tuesday 16 July as our venue was Nuffield Health Club in Shipley!  For those...

Gluten free shortcrust pastry

I have adapted this recipe from Phil Vickery’s book ‘Seriously Good! Gluten-free Baking’.  I’ve used Doves Farm Gluten Free Plain White Flour rather than the flour mix Phil recommends with the recipe (just for convenience as Doves’ is readily available in the supermarket).  I’ve adjusted a few other ingredients...