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Pineapple and Cardamom Cake

Pineapple and Cardamom Cake

Pineapples are plentiful at the moment so it seems a shame not to give this luscious cake another airing.  This is one of those sticky upside-down affairs that is best eaten warm and the marrying of the cardamom with the pineapple just seems to be one of those...
Peach Cake

Peach Cake

Peach Cake While many of my readers are hunkering down for the winter we, in Australia, are in the early days of summer – although you wouldn’t know it because it is very dry and hot already – it has barely rained for four months and spring was a...