Crackle cake food for thought recipes

Easy Sugar Free Chocolate Crackles

Easy Sugar Free Chocolate Crackles

I use a silicon cake mould and cut when set – this saves waste, means you can make smaller portions and – well let’s face it – is so much easier
Birthday Pool Party – Tips, Tricks and Cake (hint, have wine!)

Birthday Pool Party – Tips, Tricks and Cake (hint, have wine!)

So after all that “structured play” it was time for some food (and wine). My philosophy is that all bets are off for birthday parties and it’s all about the cake so it’s fully loaded with sugar, butter, flour, eggs and the rest (although I did half the sugar as there is rather a lot in the original recipe and I thought when iced and with the jelly that would be plenty
Roberts Circa 1876 – Hunter Valley

Roberts Circa 1876 – Hunter Valley

I tried mine and surprisingly it was more like a liquid carrot cake than a regular juice. Staff are attentive and knowledgeable, and the food is presented meticulously
The Family Table: Part 13: Caro Webster

The Family Table: Part 13: Caro Webster

Tuna Mornay with pineapple (yes, pineapple), homemade chocolate custard drizzled over her sponge cakes, lamb loin chop stew with rice, the best-ever crumbed veal schnitzel with lemon sauce and piles of creamy mash, golden syrup puddings and so on
#ZomatoMeetup at Locanda Private Dining

#ZomatoMeetup at Locanda Private Dining

The cheese board, sponge cake and Black Forest cake almost paled in comparison. A big plate with macarons in the middle and mini cakes was the centre of attention
Recipe: Fruit Mince Filo Cigars

Recipe: Fruit Mince Filo Cigars

And after all those potatoes, a dessert that was low on the whole pastry/cake/pudding side of things and high on the rich, dried fruit side of things wasn’t a bad match at all
Christmas Cookies . . .

Christmas Cookies . . .

Spicy Ginger Crackles are a year round winner, but also go very well on a Christmas Baking tray. I would spend several weeks baking up my favourite cookies and cakes and freezing them
Quince Crumble and emotional eating

Quince Crumble and emotional eating

Sponge Cake with Berries and Cherries. I love food and have an extremely healthy relationship with it for the most part
Quince Crumble and emotional eating

Quince Crumble and emotional eating

Sponge Cake with Berries and Cherries. I love food and have an extremely healthy relationship with it for the most part
Rosie Campbells, Surry Hills

Rosie Campbells, Surry Hills

These came topped with crunchy pork crackle (bonus. There are just two desserts on the menu and we chose the warm caramel rum cake
Gluten-free birthday party

Gluten-free birthday party

Bowls of lollies, chocolates, chocolate crackles, honey crackles, fairy bread. Not my greatest cake decorating effort, but she was happy
Recipe: Turkish Delight Gateau

Recipe: Turkish Delight Gateau

I said I was going to write about carrot cake and crackling chocolate crackles. I’ll do those vegan crackly chocolate crackles next
Straits Cafe – Winter Dinner Buffet

Straits Cafe – Winter Dinner Buffet

Potato Gratin, Roast Pork, Crackle, Roast Vegetables, Jus, Applesauce Biryani Beef Stroganoff, Biryani, Butter Chicken, Naan Pork Crackle Potato Gratin Butter Chicken Hot Selections Beef Stroganoff Shepherds Pie Salmon Vegetables, Shepherds Pie, Salmon
Ultimate Healthy Lunch Box Ideas

Ultimate Healthy Lunch Box Ideas

Chocolate Heaven Cakefor those shared mooring teas. Carrot Cake – Google’s no. Salmon & Cream Cheese Bites – perfect party food too