Rachel allen pistachio cake recipes

Random Recipes 1st Birthday Round Up

Random Recipes 1st Birthday Round Up

and last but by absolutely no means least is the dear dear Brownieville Girl with these genius Christmas Pudding Muffins taken from Rachel Allens Bake
Honey, Vanilla & Pistachio Nougat

Honey, Vanilla & Pistachio Nougat

My main sources of inspiration were Cherry Tea Cakes recipe that made Foodbuzz's top 9 Toasted Hazelnut Nougat Recipe and also Rachel Allen's Nougat. 140g > 240g pistachios (I used 140g and added 100g dried cherries). 240g pistachios

Pistachio cake

Chop the remaining pistachios and scatter over the cake to decorate, then allow to cool completely while soaking up the glaze

Nougat

Cover the bottom of a 25 x 15cm cake tin with half the rice paper. Apdapted from Rachel Allen Home Cooking (Collins) 450 g caster sugar. 150 g hazelnuts or pistachio nuts, roughly chopped and toasted