If you don't have time to make your own Easter Sunday Simnel
cake showstopper, take a look at: || Pure Knead, www.
Most people would recognise the classic Simnel
cake, topped with its marzipan 'lid' and the eleven balls symbolising the apostles (minus Judas, of course), but what you might not know is that there's also a thin layer of marzipan baked within the cake.
And if you're lacking inspiration on what to rustle up over the Easter holidays, then rest assured that the beloved baker will be sharing some of her own favourite recipes including hot cross buns, Simnel
cake and roast lamb.
And if you're lacking inspiration on what to rustle up over the Easter holidays, Mary shares some of her own favourite recipes, including Simnel
cake, roast lamb, and hot cross buns.
In this two-part series she looks at the food we traditionally eat in the run-up to Easter Sunday - from simnel
cakes and hot cross buns to roast lamb.
Cake A pretty cake originally baked for Mother's Day, but more often seen at Easter time, from Mhairi Taylor of Cafezique.
THE STORY: Discworld is ready for a railway, and the driving force behind the overdue engineering marvel is Dick Simnel
and his Iron Girder, an extraordinary steam engine that has some entrepreneurial inhabitants of AnkhMorpork, Discworld's flagship city, licking their chops in anticipation of a big payday.
a picture-perfect idyll complete with Medieval castle, a handful of Victorian houses, and a pub whose landlord is the island's king, a tradition stretching back to 1487, when the pretender Lambert Simnel
landed there with a mercenary army.
And what better way to do that than with The Great British Bake Off 's expert judges Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood giving step-by-step instructions, and easy to follow demonstrations of some of their favourite seasonal recipes, including perfect hot cross buns, sumptuous simnel
cake, delicious chocolate custard tarts and a zingy and refreshing lemon meringue nest.
This Easter saw the return of Simnel
cakes to Greggs.
cake is most associated with this traditional celebration and families sit together to eat the fruit cake, which has two layers of marzipan icing.
The Gatwick Foal Plate went to Lambert Simnel
, the subsequent 2,000 Guineas winner, and the finale to Kallias, owned and trained by Steve Donoghue.
Mrs Mop Extra Special Simnel
cake Great value for a seriously sumptuous fruit cake.
Bake a simnel
cake - a cake especially associated with Mothering Sunday.
cakes and marzipan figures such as eggs, chicks, flowers and cake toppings are a 'doddle' using the company's almond paste and marzipan products.