Home-made Marzipan

Toppings and Fillings
December 28, 2011 Home-made Marzipan to use to top Christmas cakes and you can color, flavor, or form the marzipan into many different sweets or decorations. Ingredients 2 cups granulated sugar 1/8 tsp cream of tartar 4 cups ground almonds (or almond meal) 2 egg whites Icing sugar for dusting Method Prepare a work space by dusting over {Tags: , , , , } {More...}

Chocolate Yule Log

Cakes
November 18, 2011 Chocolate Yule Log a favourite Christmas chocolate cake.  You can serve this as a Christmas Eve treat or the kids might prefer it to Christmas Cake.  This recipe is a Hairy Bikers from their book The 12 Days of Christmas. Ingredients Soft butter for greasing 6 large eggs, separated 150g caster sugar 50g cocoa powder {Tags: , , , } {More...}