Delia smith victoria 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
scone

scone

L to R - Paul Hollywood, Delia Smith, Mary Berry. again, her tip is much like Delia's. There are many categories in this years show, from the classic Victoria Sponge to the more avant-garde Celebration Cake and as you know i've had my hits and my misses in the past but there's one category that stands out amongst all others as the challenge to really separate the housewife from the food blogger and that, my good friends, is the humble scone
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. Victoria Sponge. I know, it sounds positively Dickensian, but in all fairness, when was the last time you went to a cafe and managed to resist a slice of a beautiful, fullsome, icing-sugar-dusted sponge
Oat And Date Slices

Oat And Date Slices

The recipe originates from a Delia Smith recipe but has been adapted a little along the way.   Victoria Sponge
yorkshire pudding dinner plate

yorkshire pudding dinner plate

For years I've used a Delia Smith recipe for my Yorkshires and I never had an issue with them but if i'm honest they never rose to the towering heights I expected
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)
Marmalade Time

Marmalade Time

I have tried every type and available recipe over the years but the one I have settled on, with my modifications is Delia Smith's recipe for a long slow-cooked marmalade but I shorten the process as I don't like the colour too dark

Scones With Sultanas

Making great scones eluded me for some time until I adapted a Delia Smith recipe for scones which is the best I have found

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