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Warm milk sponge cake

This is a recipe for a warm milk sponge cake that is a great base for layer cakes and trifle. First question that pops to mind when you hear the words “Zilla’s cake”: who (or what) is “Zilla”? My answer: “Good question, and you know what? I have no clue who (or what) is ‘Zilla.’” […]

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For the love of bread

    I am an avid baker. Everyone knows it. And yet, I have avoided bread-making for years! There were random attempts at baking bread  (it didn’t rise properly; baked it too long; why does this taste like a mouthful of yeast?), including a couple of valiant stabs at Christmas stollen in seasons when holiday […]

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When life gives you lemons, bake with lemons!

The saying goes: “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade!” Well, life has given me many “lemons” over the years, but I do not want to make lemonade! Here are recipes you can bake with lemons: three fruit marmalade lemon mousse gluten-free lemon cake with raspberries lemon crackle cookies lemon glazed soft gingerbread  lemon ice […]

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