Madeira cake


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Madeira cake

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(Cookery) a kind of rich sponge cake
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Noun1.Madeira cake - a rich sponge cake with close textureMadeira cake - a rich sponge cake with close texture; intended to be eaten with a glass of Madeira wine
sponge cake - a light porous cake made with eggs and flour and sugar without shortening
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Madeira cake

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But in the evening, later in the pregnancy, I gorged on penny sweets and Madeira cake.
340g jar cherry jam or conserve 450g Madeira cake, cut into 1cm slices 100ml kirsch or cherry brandy 10 ratafia biscuits or 5 amaretti biscuits, broken up 300ml double cream, whipped lightly
Si - one half of TV's The Hairy Bikers - has shared his recipes for Madeira cake, chocolate brownies and a Croquembouche to get people into the kitchen to support the cause.
Mr King - who is one half of TV's The Hairy Bikers - has shared his recipes for Madeira cake, chocolate brownies and a Croquembouche to get people into the kitchen to support the cause.
Gently place first layer of soaked Madeira cake into base of a 30cm x 30cm trifle bowl.
INGREDIENTS: 125g dark chocolate; 75g unsalted butter; 200g Madeira cake (or loaf cake); 50g glace cherries, halved; 50g raisins; 25g pecans; 1/2tsp vanilla extract; 2tbsp icing sugar DECORATION 50g ready to use fondant icing; red and green food colour; 110g icing sugar or Tate & Lyle royal icing sugar; 1/2tsp meringue powder or dried egg white powder (supercook) - omit if using royal icing sugar; 4tsp water METHOD: MELT the butter and chocolate in a large, heatproof bowl over a saucepan of warm water or in a microwave using 15 second bursts and stirring between each burst.
It's also home to fabulous flowers, Madeira cake and wine, and is much closer to Africa than Europe.
Spoon on top of the jellies, then serve, decorated with the reserved raspberries and Aldi raspberry trifles (Serves Ingredients 1/2 Holly Lane madeira cake 8 tsp Amaretto Bellucci liqueur 120g punnet fresh raspberries 300g Dreamy Desserts creamy custard 200ml Cowbelle double cream The Pantry chocolate sprinkles to serve Method: 1.
250g pack good-quality Madeira cake, sliced thinly into about 15 pieces
And yes, that Madeira cake recipe does taste just like that Madeira cake.
The first instalment of the sixth series saw musician and hipster Stu Henshall eliminated, after failing to impress judges Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry with his experimental take on a Black Forest Gateau, made using beetroot, and his Madeira cake with a thick caramel glaze which stuck Hollywood's teeth together.