Yule cake recipes

Baileys Yule Log

Baileys Yule Log

Baileys/cake interface. A Baileys infused chocolate cake. Cake demolished. Leave the cake to cool for ten minutes before removing from the tin
Yule Log Cupcakes

Yule Log Cupcakes

That’s what I’ve got for you today folks in the shape and form of my Yule Log Cupcakes. Teeny, tiny chocolate cupcakes full of festive fun
Christmas Yule log/ Buche de Noel

Christmas Yule log/ Buche de Noel

This is basically a tree trunk shaped cake generally made like a swiss roll manner and iced with chocolate to resemble a cut tree trunk and the end of the cake cut off and kept at the side or top to resemble a chopped off branch
4 Layer Raspberry & Cream Sponge Cake

4 Layer Raspberry & Cream Sponge Cake

As I mentioned in my Yule log post, my brother is a big fan of raspberry and cream swiss rolls, so I thought I’d make him one in the form of a cake
Woolly Yoshi Birthday Cake and #BakeOfTheWeek

Woolly Yoshi Birthday Cake and #BakeOfTheWeek

I know that using sugarpaste/fondant would have been easier, however after I mastered white chocolate buttercream for a yule log a couple of years ago, he is no longer interested in sugarpaste (the previous icing of choice) and now prefers buttercream
Chocolate Hedgehog with Vanilla Cake Centre – Baking with Kids

Chocolate Hedgehog with Vanilla Cake Centre – Baking with Kids

For other autumn (& winter) themed bakes visit our Chocolate & Orange Yule Log or Zebra Cake recipe. I’ve been multitasking being at the same time in two places… in the fields near our flat where girls were riding their bikes and back in our kitchen cooling down the ganache and assembling the cake
Mincemeat Christmas Pudding Cake

Mincemeat Christmas Pudding Cake

Waitrose have found out that the top five desserts enjoyed by people at Christmas are Christmas pudding, Christmas cake, mince pies, chocolate Yule log and trifle
Black Forest Yule Log

Black Forest Yule Log

You can use any good quality cherry jam, I like this one from Morrison’s or the one I used in the Cherry Bakewell Cake Recipe from Tesco also works a treat because they are full of whole cherries