Delia smith chocolate sponge recipes

'Delia's Cakes' - book review

'Delia's Cakes' - book review

Delia Smiths new book called simply 'Delia's Cakes' is out and riding high in the food and drink books charts at the moment
Really Lemony Lemon Sponge Birthday Cake

Really Lemony Lemon Sponge Birthday Cake

As for the recipe, I have set it out below as there are a couple of little baking variations to Delia's original recipe and if you want a REALLY lemony lemon sponge, you might want to follow along
Top Ten Ways to Bake Your Family Happy…

Top Ten Ways to Bake Your Family Happy…

  Delia Smith says to use strong flour, but you can use your normal just as well.   Filled with cold custard or whipped cream and topped with chocolate these are decadent and – yes, believe it
Christmas Pudding Cupcakes

Christmas Pudding Cupcakes

I used a Delia Smith recipe for an all in one sponge cake that my Mum has adapted for cupcakes. These chocolate sponge cupcakes are really quick and easy to make and offer up a festive alternative to the dreaded traditional Christmas pudding
Chocolate Torta Di Zabaglione

Chocolate Torta Di Zabaglione

The original recipe for this cake is Delia Smith's Harry's Bar Torta Di Zabaglione from her website. I also changed the method a little bit, as you'll see if you compare my recipe with Delia's
Chocolate Cherry Swiss Roll

Chocolate Cherry Swiss Roll

Not a whiff of butter, oil or flour in sight (we have the great oracle that is Delia Smith to thank for that)
My First Christmas Cake

My First Christmas Cake

I think lining tins is a horrendous irritating part of baking (mainly because I cant do it properly) so here is a guide courtesy of HRH Delia Smith
Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea

Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea

I turned to mum’s old and trusted Delia Smith recipe book for both the scones and sponge while sticking to the personally tried and tested Mary Berry recipe for a lemon drizzle tray bake (it has never failed to deliver a deliciously moist sponge with lovely crunchy topping)
Mince Pie Cake

Mince Pie Cake

My friend Beth made this delicious Chocolate & Chestnut Yule Log using a Delia Smith recipe. I left the sponge to cool and made some chocolate decorations by melting dark chocolate, putting it in a piping bag, and piping out shapes
Alphabakes Roundup - March 2013 - I

Alphabakes Roundup - March 2013 - I

Choclette from Chocolate Log Blog came across a Delia Smith recipe for an Iced Honey and Spice cake. Suelle from Mainly Baking made this delicious Italian pine nut tart which has a layer of chocolate hazelnut spread inside
Alphabakes Roundup December 2015: N

Alphabakes Roundup December 2015: N

I used a Delia Smith recipe for the mincemeat, which I baked into a tart with a lattice top – I found the lattice a bit tricky as I still haven’t quite got the hang of it, but my fiancé said it tasted really good, which was the main thing

Chocolate Log

I was surprised that there was no flour or even ground almonds, but the sponge that resulted from the recipe (taken from Delia Smith's prune and Armagnac chocolate log) was wonderfully light and made the cake that much better

random recipes #31 - round-up

it's a Aubergine and Courgette Bake randomly selected from Delia Smith's Complete Cookery Course. here's the very chocolatey Choclette from Chocolate Log Blog with a rather wonderful looking Fig and Chocolate Victoria Sponge