Fiona cairns recipes

Cranberry and citrus cookies and an 80th birthday cake.

Cranberry and citrus cookies and an 80th birthday cake.

As part of the birthday celebration my contribution was a lemon meringue birthday, which I was pretty proud of (the base recipe being a Fiona Cairns recipe from The Birthday Cake Book), as our yoga class is a quaint country church hall I couldn't adore the cake with candles through fear of setting off the fire alarm, so I resorted to raiding the garden for suitable edible greenery and flowers
Coffee, cardamon and walnut cake - gluten free

Coffee, cardamon and walnut cake - gluten free

For the latest meeting of South Lancashire Clandestine Cake Club I once again was inspired to bake from a Fiona Cairns recipe book, this bake is from her latest "Seasonal Baking" which is a stunning book and contains some wonderful looking cakes and bakes
Easter cookies

Easter cookies

Adapted from Bake and decorate by Fiona Cairns 250g salted soft butter. Classic shortbread. This is the second post in my Easter series
Christmas is coming…

Christmas is coming…

The Parcel Cake by Fiona Cairns from Waitrose…. For writers and reviewers, Christmas starts in July, with a host of events to launch the festive season’s goodies
Chocolate and beetroot sandwich cake

Chocolate and beetroot sandwich cake

a chocolate and beetroot cake in Fiona Cairns' Bake and Decorate. Those of you who have been. following my Kitchen Garden Notes series will know that I've
A Secret Cake...

A Secret Cake...

Bake & Decorate by Fiona Cairns. Popular Posts. Back to School. Aussie Crunch. You will fall into one of two camps here
Butterscotch Cake with caramel hazelnut whisps

Butterscotch Cake with caramel hazelnut whisps

Another birthday in the house and The Birthday book by Fiona Cairns comes out to play again this time chosen by charlie is a Butterscotch cake with caramel whisps looks so elegant but scary as well with the tall spikes of caramel
Jewel Box Cake

Jewel Box Cake

Fiona Cairns' Birthday Cake Book when I saw it – Jewel Box cake. many want to adhere to Fiona's original instructions
Sticky Toffee Cupcakes

Sticky Toffee Cupcakes

Having made the royal wedding cake designer, Fiona Cairns' recipe before from her fabulous book Bake & Decorate, I have come up with my own version adapted from a Masterchef recipe
A Rugby Ball Cake and Birthday Celebrations

A Rugby Ball Cake and Birthday Celebrations

a Battenberg, closely following Fiona Cairn's Recipe. The countdown to Christmas can never truly begin until we've celebrated my brother and sister's birthdays, three days apart at the end of November
Chocolate Mousse Torte

Chocolate Mousse Torte

It's adapted from a Fiona Cairns recipe from Bake & Decorate. I created this dessert for a friend who wanted a special recipe to cook for her partner on their anniversary
Liquorice Allsorts Cake

Liquorice Allsorts Cake

I once again turned to what is rapidly becoming one of my baking bibles - The Birthday Cake Book by Fiona Cairns for the underlying liquorice toffee cake recipe and liquorice toffee buttercream and then came up with a simple bright pink fondant topping with a black fondant ring inset in the top of the cake and then decorated with assorted liquorice allsorts