baking, Recipes - tried and tested, Savoury, The Cake Room

Savoury Cream Tea……Romsey’s Original

OK, so we have a cake shop. Which generally means our major food group is sweet, sweet and more sweet. But occasionally, very occasionally, we digress to something a little more savoury. However, we don't want to fall too far away from the British ideal, so what we have invented is The Savoury Cream Tea.....oh… Continue reading Savoury Cream Tea……Romsey’s Original

Biscuits and Cookies, Sweets and Goodies

Chocolate Cream Cheese Butter Bars

This is what you get when 2 worlds collide! Last year, the people of England (well women mainly) were up in arms when their beloved and quintessentially English chocolate brand Cadburys was sold the the US giant Kraft. Terror hit the country as the worry that a bar of Dairy Milk would somehow change in… Continue reading Chocolate Cream Cheese Butter Bars

Sweets and Goodies

Cream Cheese Frosting

Cream Cheese Frosting....easy?! You'd think so eh? After all it's a basic frosting, so it should be easy! But for ages - and I mean ages and ages - I was totally incapable of making a Cream Cheese Frosting without buttery lumps in it, didn't slide right off of the cake, or wasn't so sweet… Continue reading Cream Cheese Frosting