Baking

Best-ever cake recipes

Time to get busy baking - we’ve trawled the archives to collate our most popular cake recipes....

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Vegemite and Cheese Pull-Apart Damper

Vegemite and Cheese Pull-Apart Damper. Ask any Aussie how they feel about Vegemite and you will get much love and adoration […]

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Warming Weekly Menu

Warming Weekly Menu. Keep warm over the winter months with our hearty Warming Weekly Menu packed full of mouthwatering recipes.  Spelt […]

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Passionfruit Melting Moments

Passionfruit Melting Moments. Add a taste of summer to your next bake and try these delicately flavoured Passionfruit Melting Moments.  200 […]

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Turkish Delight Melt-In-The-Middle Mug Cake

When the need for indulgent chocolate cake arises, this 2-minute mug cake satisfies on every level. You’ll spoon through soft, warm cake before you reach a sweet, gooey centre. You’re welcome.

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Nourishing Weekly Menu

Nourishing Weekly Menu. Unwind this week with our nourishing winter meals.  Spicy Lamb Pies with Pickled Onion and Tzatziki The cool […]

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Chickpea Flatbread & Marinated Crunchy Chickpeas

Chickpea Flatbread & Marinated Crunchy Chickpeas. This is the result of creating a bread that contains it all: crunch, sweetness and […]

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Salted Chocolate Nut Loaf

Salted Chocolate Nut Loaf. Providing for the masses has never been easier with this simple scrumptious Salted Chocolate Nut Loaf.  Makes […]

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Brioche Doughnuts with Coffee Cream

These incredibly light and sweet Brioche Doughnuts with Coffee Cream are a must-have at any afternoon tea.  Brioche Doughnuts with […]

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Almond & Caramel Praline Layer Cake

For a show stopping cake you can’t look past this impressive Almond & Caramel Praline Layer Cake.  Serves 8-10   […]

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Russian Honey Cake

Russian Honey Cake. This multi-layered honey cake is topped with a delightfully creamy filling.  Serves 8-10   70g butter 2 tbsp […]

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Espresso Chocolate Tart with Coffee Syrup

Espresso Chocolate Tart with Coffee Syrup. This rich tart is sure to delight everyone at your next dinner party.  Serves 10-12 […]

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Raspberry and Vanilla Sponge Recipe

Raspberry and Vanilla Sponge Recipe. Don’t be afraid of making a sponge. With a good cake mixer and a light hand […]

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Sticky Caramel Chocolate Slice

Sticky Caramel Chocolate Slice. This is ‘the one’ for caramel lovers, myself included, as it uses two tins of condensed milk […]

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Gluten Free Flour Mix

This is easy to mix up and is best stored in an airtight container in the pantry. I have used white rice flour and cornflour from maize not wheat. Xanthan gum is made from corn sugar and is used as a gluten substitute to give elasticity in gluten free baking. Tapioca flour is also known as arrowroot.

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Chocolate Caramel Rice Puff Slice

Chocolate Caramel Rice Puff Slice. This scrumptious slice is free of the ten most common allergens, making it the perfect fundraising […]

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Royal Wedding Cocktail Party

The upcoming royal wedding is the perfect excuse to gather your nearest and dearest for a cocktail party where the drinks are flowing and finger food’s are devoured.

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Raspberry, Chocolate and Marshmallow Slice

Looking for something that will wow at your next dinner party? This Raspberry, Chocolate and Marshmallow Slice is sure to […]

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Baked Marshmallow Alaska With Berry Coulis

Add the element of surprise to your next family gathering or dinner party with this Baked Marshmallow Alaska With Berry […]

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Spiced Boozy Hot Chocolate

Warm up this winter with this delightfully creamy Spiced Boozy Hot Chocolate. Serves 6   6 cups milk 2 cinnamon […]

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Chocolate Marshmallow Christmas Trees

Chocolate Marshmallow Christmas Trees. These Chocolate Marshmallow Christmas Trees are sure to be a hit at your next Christmas party.  Makes […]

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Marshmallow Master Recipe

A simple and delicious marshmallow master recipe for all your favourite recipes.

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Vanilla Bean Marshmallow

These perfectly dusted pieces of Vanilla Bean Marshmallow are sure to be a crowdpleaser.  Makes approx. 40 pieces   Butter, […]

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Best Ever Breakfast In Bed

Start the weekend relaxing in bed with something off of our Best Ever Breakfast in Bed menu.  Vegetable Frittata Pack […]

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Custard Apple & Pear Crumble

This Custard Apple & Pear Crumble is the perfect winter dessert. Learn how to make this mouth-watering dessert from the comfort of your own kitchen!

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Baking is one of life’s simple pleasures—whether it’s cookies and biscuits for the kids or classic cakes like banana cake or chocolate cake, you’ll find the recipes here at MINDFOOD. We’ve even got Christmas and wedding cake recipes for those special occasions, scrumptious sweet and savoury muffins for school and work, and pies like pumpkin or apple pie for that special treat.

While baking requires careful measuring and precise methods, it can be fun and challenging to stretch your creative muscles and give your baked creations your own personal touch. This could mean adding some creative decorations, adding some extra layers or a little bit of a flavour that’s uniquely yours.

For cupcake lovers, most basic cake recipes can be adapted to cupcakes quite easily.