Mary berry christmas cake recipes

Mary Berry’s Jaffa Cakes | #bakeoffbakealong

Mary Berry’s Jaffa Cakes | #bakeoffbakealong

It’s been a whole year since the first time I ever kicked off the bake off bake along on Cate in the Kitchen, knowing that this series is going to gently carry us through into autumn and leave us firmly in front of Christmas makes me happier than I can put into words
Mary's Tea Time Cake for Recipe Clippings

Mary's Tea Time Cake for Recipe Clippings

We have finally eaten all the Christmas biscuits and the cake tin was looking rather bare, so I had a flip through one of my recipe clipping folders and came across Mary's teatime cake, a recipe from the very talented and delightful Mary Berry and published in BBC Good Food magazine
Light Christmas cake...

Light Christmas cake...

There it was Mary Berry's "Christmas Collection" cookbook, and inside I've found a recipe for American light Christmas cake
Brandy Soaked Christmas Cake

Brandy Soaked Christmas Cake

This recipe is from Mary Berry, a well-known baker here in the UK. Now is the time to be baking your Christmas cakes, ensuring they get ample time to mature and be fed in the frantic weeks running up to Christmas
Brandy Soaked Christmas Cake (Iced)

Brandy Soaked Christmas Cake (Iced)

* Recipe from Mary Berry. I’m feeling pretty pleased with myself right now, I’ve managed to have my Christmas cake all iced and ready to be devoured a good few days before Christmas day
Whisky Christmas Mincemeat - Suet Free

Whisky Christmas Mincemeat - Suet Free

Then I saw Mary Berry make a suet-free version and I was hooked. Extra ginger got thrown in for a touch more warmth and although Mary's choice of rum was tempting I went with whisky because it just seemed right
Chocolate Mousse Cake (GF)

Chocolate Mousse Cake (GF)

The recipe is Mary Berry’s, so it’s foolproof, but I have made it gluten-free by substituting the plain flour with half the amount of gluten-free flour and adding some ground almonds to give it body
Pear Apple and Almond Cake

Pear Apple and Almond Cake

Such as this Pear, Apple and Almond Cake, a twist on a Mary Berry favourite. Easily my second favourite month of the year (December being número uno what with Christmas, obvs)
Spiced Christmas Fruit Cupcakes [Repost]

Spiced Christmas Fruit Cupcakes [Repost]

 This time from Tesco and by cook Mary Berry for Spiced Christmas Cupcakes. Unlike Delia's Christmas cake kit which I tried out a few weeks ago, the instructions give you the weights of the ingredients, which means I will be able to share them if you would like to try them yourself
Chocolate Fudge Cake Tray Bake

Chocolate Fudge Cake Tray Bake

They have waded their way through Nigella’s chocolate Fudge Cake from my very first post, Nigel Slater’s rich chocolate Brownie, a version of Devils Chocolate cake, Mary Berry’s Christmas Chocolate Mousse Cake, not to mention melting Chocolate Fondants or Chocolate Toffee shortcake
Boiled Fruit Cake

Boiled Fruit Cake

This is a Mary Berry recipe, often used at the county shows as a competition recipe. This will last for ages, I think it could even make a good Christmas cake
No sugar or fat fruit cake recipe

No sugar or fat fruit cake recipe

Cooking in smaller loaf tins will give a more even bake too, or so Mary Berry once said. You may also like my Fresh Cranberry & Orange muffins
Christmas Real Ale Guide

Christmas Real Ale Guide

water this winter warmer has Christmas berry overtones which gives it. roast turkey and Christmas cake
Foodie Christmas Book Wish List

Foodie Christmas Book Wish List

Family Sunday Lunches - Mary Berry. I'm a sucker for Christmas books, which I use for inspiration during the eating season and this one is full of tempting recipes for cakes, cookies, edible gifts and more