Melanie's Food Adventures

27/07/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Lemon Meringue Cake

Baking for Mr Food Adventurer’s birthday calls for something special. I know he loves lemon flavoured cakes, so when I spotted this on the BBC Good Food website I knew I’d found the one! Now, please don’t let the amount of … Continue reading

04/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Fudgy Walnut Cake

Oh man, is this a cake!! Deliciously light and full of walnuts and fudge which would be perfect for an alternative birthday cake or for afternoon tea….. or having with a cuppa late at night just because you can 😉 As … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Raspberry, Lime and Rose Layer Cake

Yep, that’s right…. read the title of that cake again…… sounds awesome, doesn’t it? I’m very excited to be able to introduce my first guest blog, please welcome Bad Girl Bakery to the Food Adventurer family! I first met Jeni and … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Lunch at The Dormouse & Teacup

It’s not everyday that you find out that you’ve won a competition for free cake, but that’s just what happened to me last week! I’d entered The Dormouse & Teacup ‘s competition where they had asked what your favourite cake was, and … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Festive Clementine and Pomegranate Cake

I’m sure there are plenty of you who, like me, aren’t lovers of Christmas cake, I’ve never been a fan of them, but I do love a decent sized pudding during the Festive Season. When I saw this on the Sainsbury’s … Continue reading

03/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Marvellous Mug Cake for One

It’s been a couple of hours since you had dinner, and you’re hungry again….. You want something sweet, but a choccie biscuit (or two) just isn’t going to cut it. Well, I think I may have the answer….. Ladies and … Continue reading

02/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Chocolate, Lime and Pistachio Cake

This is such a gorgeous cake that I’ve been thinking about it every day since I made it last week! The bursts of lime through the chocolate cake and then the crunch of a little bite of pistachio makes this … Continue reading

01/06/2015
by Melanie McEwan
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Edinburgh Gin & Tonic Cake….. My new favourite Cake!

It seems that recently, each time I make a new cake, it instantly becomes my favourite. Perhaps it’s because it’s the first time I’ve made it that makes it feel a bit more special. I’ve made some really great friends … Continue reading

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