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Thyme, Pear, Honey and Sultana Cake

DE MYSTERIIS DOM SULTANAS Thyme, Pear, Honey & Sultana Cake from the book “Bake in Black” Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin Ingredients   • 150g golden sultanas • 150g sultanas • 5 tbsp pear schnapps • 200g butter, softened •

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Tandil lemon cake

Tandil lemon cake By The Hairy Bikers Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin   Ingredients   • 100g unsalted butter (at room temperature) • 225g caster sugar • 3 eggs (separated) • 1 tbls lemon zest • 350g plain flour •

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Walnut, orange and olive oil cake

Walnut, orange and olive oil cake with spice syrup By Lyndey Milan Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin From “Lyndey and Blair’s Taste of Greece” Ingredients   • 3 eggs • 3/4 cup caster sugar • 1 orange, grated zest and

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German Apple Cake

German Apple Cake By Rick Stein Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin Both cakes were gluten free at this months group. Not one piece of either cake was left by the end!!! Ingredients • 2 dessert apples, peeled, cored and sliced

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Pineapple and coconut cake

Pineapple & Coconut Cake By Jamie Oliver Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin Made for the March PDSG. Ingredients • 200g fresh pineapple • 110g unsalted butter (at room temperature) , plus extra for greasing • 110g caster sugar • 2

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Gluten-Free Chocolate & Blueberry Cake

Gluten-free chocolate & blueberry muffins Recipie by: Jamie Oliver Chosen by: Nerd Consultant Calvin This months recipe was slightly adapted as the egg yolks were not separated from the egg whites. Ingredients 50g gluten-free plain flour 1 teaspoon xanthan gum

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“Delicious Moist Cake” from December’s P-D.S.G.

Delicious Moist Cake from the Video Game Portal Recipe by The Geeky Chef Chosen by Nerd Consultant Calvin Atkinson Yes, for Christmas I am going to be putting another one from the Geeky Chef cook book since I think it

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Chai Spiced Carrot Cake

Chai Spiced Carrot Cake Recipie by: Jamie Oliver Chosen by: Nerd Consultant Calvin For last month’s group I had to give a presentation but I still had time to make some cakes and this one intrigued me. I’m not exactly

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Celluar Peptide Cake with mint frosting

Celluar Peptide Cake with mint frosting (from Star Trek TNG) By Cassandra Reeder Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin This month at our group I decided to do something to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star trek. I managed to get

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Brazilian Polenta Cake

Brazilian Polenta Cake By Hiago Castanho and Luciana Bianchi Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin This month at our group I made this Brazilian cake known by the locals as Bollo De Fuba in honour of the recently ended Olympics and

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Pineapple and Coconut Cake

Pineapple and Coconut Cake By Jamie Oliver Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin Yeah I know another Jamie Oliver cake but really I have been swamped with setting up my new comic blog plus I was writing this the same week

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St Clements Cake

St Clements Cake By Jamie Oliver Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin This is one of Jamie Oliver’s nans cakes and the original recipe is in Jamie Oliver’s Great Britain, a book I recommend. We had this one to celebrate the

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Honey & Hazelnut Cake

Honey and Hazelnut Cake By Jamie Oliver Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin This is a cake from one of my Jamie Oliver. I actually think this one is a really healthy cake if you take out the chocolate ganache due

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Caramelised White Chocolate and Berry Tart

Caramelised White Chocolate & Berry Tart By Brent Owens Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin This is the hardest dessert I have done for a monthly support group. I thought It was worth putting on the site since getting a hold

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Yoghurt and Lemon Syrup Cake

Yoghurt and Lemon Syrup Cake By George Calombaris Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin This is a cake from one of my favourite chefs. Modern Greek pioneere and Masterchef Australia judge George Calombaris. Now I loved his cookbooks and I would

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Christmas “Ham hock”

No, I know this isn’t a cake, but I’m not sure where else to put this recipe for Ham Hoc which I brought up at todays “Post-Diagnostic Support Group” meeting! Calvin – Nerd Consultant Share This Post:

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Almond Tart with Figs

Almond Tart with Figs By Jamie Oliver Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin One last cake this year. I won’t be doing one in December due to a combination of several work commitments and Christmas which simply means I won’t have

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Spiced Apple Cake

Spiced Apple cake By Si King & Dave Myers Selected by “Nerd Consultant” Calvin I really like the Hairy Bikers style of cooking and their shows are highly entertaining. I have a special soft spot for their dieting books mainly

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