Meluki's Celtic Catalog

Celtic Culture in Words and Music

Good Old-Fashioned Cakes

Good Old-Fashioned Cakes
Item# 9781905400898

Product Description

Publisher: National Trust

Author: Jane Pettigrew

From rich chocolate cakes to fruity flans, this charming little book collects more than 60 recipes for delicious cakes and tarts, gathered from all around Britain. It also contains invaluable information on the basics of successful baking, and how to make your cakes rise perfectly. Recipes include traditional teatime favorites such as Maids of Honour and fascinating historical curiosities like 18th-century Pepper Cake, fruity confections such as Pineapple Upside-Down Cake and, to finish, a selection of delicious tarts and flans. (hb)