Monday, 29 March 2010

Coffee and Walnut Cake :) - Week 13

Week 13 already!!

Im not a huge fan of coffee sweets but give me a slice of coffee cake any day - the walnuts and frosting are just a bonus and since this is a Mary Berry recipe it should be a good one! :)

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Makes one 12x9 inch traybake.

For the sponge
  • 225g (8oz) soft magarine
  • 225g (8oz) light muscovado sugar
  • 285g (10oz) self-raising flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 2 tbsp coffee essence
  • 85g (3oz) walnuts, chopped
For the icing
  • 85g (3oz) soft margarine
  • 225g (8oz) icing sugar, sifted
  • 2 tsp milk
  • 2 tsp coffee essence
  • walnut halves to decorate
I will pop the link to this post onto the Wednesday step by step too :)


  1. I can't wait to try this one- coffee cake is one of my favorites.

  2. How spooky - I went on a "Late Art" morning on Saturday!!! My attempt didnt look like that though!!

  3. Can I just eat yours?
    I think I prefer the eating to the baking part LOL. Coffee anything for me, yum! xxx

  4. Oooh, this sounds good thank you for shairing. Julie.C

  5. OMG This is my favourite cake!!! Can't wait for the instructions. Jaqui x

  6. oh can't wait for this one, better go get some walnuts!

  7. love the bird house and will try the cake recipe

  8. Ooo...I have all of Mary Berry's cookbooks. *Off to find the recipe*. TFS. ~Glen~


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