Archive for June 4th, 2012

Piece of cake


In a burst of patriotic excitement I baked a cake. The Battenberg cake has a strong royal pedigree. It was (allegedly) first baked to celebrate the wedding of Princess Victoria (granddaughter of Queen V.) to Prince Louis of Battenberg in 1884. It has been baked many times since by Mr Kipling. My Battenberg cake was […]