Madeira birthday cake recipes

Classic Madeira Cake

Classic Madeira Cake

A few weeks before the birthday party I did a practice run of the cake to get to grips with using fondant icing and the recipe I’d tried out – Mary Berry’s Madeira Cake – went down so well with everyone there was no question that I’d be using it for the real thing
Angee's birthday cake

Angee's birthday cake

I made this cake for my step mum for a special birthday and as a thank you in return for doing me a big favour a while back
A Knight’s Castle Birthday Cake

A Knight’s Castle Birthday Cake

I’ve used the same recipe for Ciarán’s cake the last two years, its from the Easy Food Kids’ Cookbook, but any heavy sponge or madeira mixture would work well
Kaycee and Ella's birthday cakes

Kaycee and Ella's birthday cakes

Because Kaycee wanted a three tiered cake we decided to make a Madeira cake. They had a joint birthday BBQ yesterday for family and friends
Fascinator Cake

Fascinator Cake

It’s a very simply decorated birthday cake, just some coloured fondant, coloured wires, feathers and beads
Florence Cake Recipe

Florence Cake Recipe

It comes in a traditional baker’s cardboard box with a clear window, and is simply a sort of round Madeira cake covered in white icing with a cherry in the middle
Chocolate layer cake

Chocolate layer cake

Madeira cake. want to decorate it for a birthday or other event. one cake you will be always be searching for the ultimate recipe for
Random Recipes 1st Birthday Round Up

Random Recipes 1st Birthday Round Up

next is the sublimely retrospective Kate from What Kate Baked with this very simple but award winning Madeira Cake taken from Nigella's How to be a Domestic Goddess
How NOT to make a Paw Patrol Lookout Cake

How NOT to make a Paw Patrol Lookout Cake

Something firm and close textured like a madeira may work but don’t quote me on that. #TheThemeGameMy Birthday CakeLots of cooking and bakingA Cake Decorating Masterclass with Cake Boss Buddy ValastroSimple Christmas Baking with a ToddlerChocolate Easter Nests
Christmas Confetti Bundt Cake

Christmas Confetti Bundt Cake

Now Terri’s recipes involve the use of cake mix so I adapted them and went with my trusty Madeira mix – I needed the cake to be sturdy enough to hold its own in the bundt tin
Pink Zebra Cake – a step by step tutorial

Pink Zebra Cake – a step by step tutorial

Madeira Cake Recipe. For this Pink Zebra Cake, the zebra theme goes back to the time the birthday girl was a kid and her brother (the piano man) made up a rhyme that he used to tease her silly with
Tunnel of Jam Chocolate Bundt Cake

Tunnel of Jam Chocolate Bundt Cake

First it was this chocolate whisky bundt, then my favourite Madeira recipe and in between there was a marmalade bundt that never mad it to the blog because the photos were disappointing
How to Make a Louis Vuitton handbag cake

How to Make a Louis Vuitton handbag cake

It also doesn’t assume any ability to bake, as it is purely about cake decorating – so we were told that we could bake a madeira cake if we wanted, or we could buy four of these from Asda or Sainsburys