Hummingbird Cake

Before I give you this recipe, some of you may be wondering ‘what’s hummingbird?’ one of the key ingredients is pineapple which makes it a little easier to guess it’s origin – Jamaica! This clean hummingbird cake is similar to carrot cake (there are no birds involved – incase you were wondering), combined with spices like cinnamon and nutmeg, but with an additional pineapple twist! The addition of pineapple means…

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Strawberry Sponge Cake

Years and years ago, I once worked for a bakery who made the most delicious strawberry sponge cakes (all sponge cakes to be exact). It was the standard cake at all of my family’s birthdays – not only for its light and fluffy texture – but also for the lovely presentation that could never go wrong. The pink icing against the natural sponge filled with cream – what’s not to…

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