Posts Tagged with: yellow cake

Lemon Madeira Layer Cake

Posted in - Bake on July 13th 2015 0 Comments

This recipe is based on a Madeira cake for which there are two secrets to success:

Use free range or organic eggs whose yolks will contribute a beautiful yellow to the cake.
Cover it while baking and cooling

Serves 10-12

Ingredients
175g unsalted butter
175g golden caster sugar (or standard caster sugar)
195g flour
3 free range eggs
50 mls milk
grated rind of 1 …

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Madeira Cake

Posted in - Press on May 6th 2015 0 Comments

In the 17th century when dinner was served earlier, cake may be eaten at midday with an alcoholic drink such as Madeira.  Its popularity drunk alongside this cake is where the name comes from.

There are 2 secrets for a successful Madeira cake:

Use free range or organic eggs whose yolks will contribute a beautiful yellow and …

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