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Simple Cakes by Mary Berry
  

Sue Baker's view...

Not just cakes – there are recipes too for biscuits and pastries in this no-nonsense beginners guide. Culled from her many cookbooks this core recipe collection includes firm favourites such as Lemon Drizzle Cake and Coffee Cake, and as you would expect from Mary Berry, her instructions are clear and easy to follow so that even first timers can bake a perfect cake.

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Who is Sue Baker

The Good Book Guide logo The Good Book Guide Review. Simple Cakes is a reissue of her 2006 classic in which she guides us effortlessly through the various cake-making methods to help everyone create the perfect Victoria sponge or fruitcake. There are copious recipes for every type of cake, tea breads, cheesecake and roulade, as well as scones, flapjacks, tray bakes, and meringues. A definite kitchen staple.
~ Fiona Lafferty

Synopsis

Simple Cakes by Mary Berry

Let Simple Cakes dispel the myth that cake-baking is all fuss and fiddle. Now Mary Berry guides you through the art of making the ultimate in comfort food, from cakes, biscuits and pastries, to meringues and more. From Coffee Cake and Devonshire Scones to Lavender Biscuits and, of course, the classic Victoria Sponge, each delicious recipe is accompanied by step-by-step illustrations and simple instructions to ensure impressive results every time. Including sections on ingredients, equipments and methods, as well as suggested party menus, baking has never been so simple.

About the Author

Mary Berry

Mary Berry is well known as the author of more than sixty cookery books, including her bestselling Aga book. She has presented several television cookery series and is a judge on 'The Great British Bake Off'. She contributes to radio programmes and cookery magazines, and is loved for her practical and unfussy approach to preparing and serving food. She gives many demonstrations around the country and when at home loves being with her family and tending to her lovely garden, her other great passion.

Mary Berry's favourite holiday boks are...
The Shell Seekers - Rosamund Pilcher
Shoes for Anthony - Emma Kennedy (just read it and love it)
The Dipper - Marcia Willett

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Book Info

Publication date

15th July 2014

Author

Mary Berry

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www.maryberry.co.uk/

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Publisher

BBC Books an imprint of Ebury Publishing

Format

Hardback
128 pages

Categories

Cookery, Food and Drink
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Cakes, baking, icing & sugarcraft

ISBN

9781849906807

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