Sunshine On A Plate: Vintage Lemon Drizzle Cake

“But how will I eat cake if my head is over there, and my hands are over here?”     Marie Antoinette So, stop life’s rush for a moment and let’s refresh everyone’s vocabulary… Lemon The evergreen citrus tree that produces this fruit, widely cultivated in warm climates… A small evergreen tree that originated in Asia but is widely […]

The Italian Job: Lemon Flavoured Polenta and Olive Cake

 This cake is an Italian influenced British-Hungarian mix. Or so…but it is certainly one thing: very good! The complex flavour reminds the consumer of the hard decision when facing patisserie windows in Italy; the sharp, but pleasant sogginess brings memories of the classic English tea time favourite, the lemon drizzle cake, and the borderline texture between cake and […]