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New GBBO book: The Big Book of Amazing Cakes!

The Big Book of Amazing Cakes is for all the cake lovers out there - from simple bakes to showstoppers, it is the cake baker's Bible.

15th Oct 2019

The Great British Bake Off: The Big Book of Amazing Cakes is out now!

The Big Book of Amazing Cakes is for all the cake lovers out there - from simple bakes to showstoppers, it is the cake baker's Bible. The book contains recipes from Prue and Paul, recipes from across the last ten years of Bake Off contestants, as well as recipes from the 2019 contestants. Grab your copy here!

To celebrate its release we have some exclusive recipes from the book to share with you!

Battenberg

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Named to honour the union of Queen Victoria’s granddaughter with Prince Louis Battenberg in 1884, Battenberg sponge has a chequered design that is iconic among classic cakes.

Recipe

Gooseberry and Elderflower Cake

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A glorious celebration of summer, this Gooseberry and Elderflower cake is topped with edible flowers – feel free to choose your favourites. The gooseberry compote is best made the day before you intend to bake.

Recipe

Chocolate and salted caramel brownies

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This heavenly chocolate and salted caramel brownie recipe is sure to impress.

Recipe

Caramel Cupcakes

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These dairy-free caramel cupcakes are melt-in-the-mouth delicious.

Recipe

Great Grandma's Fruit Cake

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This Christmas fruitcake recipe is passed down from Steph’s great grandmother via her mum. A rich cake, soaked in brandy, it is best baked at least five weeks before eating.

Recipe

Chocolate Drip Cake

[caption id="attachment_23359" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Faith Mason[/caption]

A showstopper to finish, this chocolate drip cake is stunning!

Recipe

  The Great British Bake Off: The Big Book of Amazing Cakes, With recipes by Paul Hollywood, Prue Leith & The Bakers, published by Sphere, £20.00. Get your copy here.       *Please note this article contains affiliate links.


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