Mary berry madeira 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
My Kitchen Cookbooks: Mary Berry’s Baking Bible

My Kitchen Cookbooks: Mary Berry’s Baking Bible

g classic cakes, chocolate cakes, fancy biscuits and breads. Mary Berry’s Baking Bible. After years of making a Victoria Sandwich the traditional way by creaming the butter and sugar first, I now only use Mary’s All-in-one method quite simply because it’s foolproof
Mini Damson Madeira Loaves

Mini Damson Madeira Loaves

If you were listening to Mary Berry, you will know that you are looking for a dome and a crack to form on the surface of the cakes, and a light but close texture
Inspired by #GBBO

Inspired by #GBBO

It did not taste that nice – the texture wasn’t right – and there was no discernible crack, Mary Berry would not have been impressed
Top 10 best dessert recipes

Top 10 best dessert recipes

Hana baked this one from a cheesecake recipe by Mary Berry. I have baked (and eaten) quite a few in my time and one of my favourites has to be this White chocolate cheesecake with Raspberry coulis
Raspberry Trifle

Raspberry Trifle

Yes, I made the madeira cake, and yes, you make the custard - you could buy both, even Mary Berry in the original recipe countenances the possibility - but actually, I'm finding less and less time to tinker in the kitchen, and this was a welcome excuse to shut myself away, fiddle about, make a mess and create something lovely
Candied Orange Peel

Candied Orange Peel

And so says Mary Berry. Mary made it to decorate her traditional Madeira cake. (Mary didn’t actually say this but I could tell her strips were smaller than mine
Five festive frugal things I did this week #16

Five festive frugal things I did this week #16

I used an old faithful recipe from the Mary Berry Christmas Collection*, where the pastry gets a lift from adding a bit of icing sugar and the grated zest of half an orange (recipe is also in this article)
MADEIRA STYLE CAKE

MADEIRA STYLE CAKE

(adapted from a Mary Berry recipe). MADEIRA & CHERRY CAKE. Sometimes I really fancy a nice piece of cake
Clementine and dark chocolate chip madeira cake

Clementine and dark chocolate chip madeira cake

The family loved it, and I think that this recipe would do Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry proud. The first episode of the show was cakes with the contestant baking some incredible Madeira cakes
Marshmallow Rescue Me Fridge Cake

Marshmallow Rescue Me Fridge Cake

My Mary Berry senses were tingling with that "ooooooh " sound that Mary Berry makes. Two shop bought Madeira cakes or any disaster you happen to have laying around