Carrot and Apricot Bread with Poppy Seeds

Ingredients: 3 eggs 3/4 cup castor sugar 1/2 cup canola oil 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon orange extract (or 1/2 teaspoon grated orange rind) 3 oz dried apricots 8 oz shredded carrots 9 oz all purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda pinch of salt 2 tablespoons poppy seeds 2 oz… Continue reading Carrot and Apricot Bread with Poppy Seeds

Dried Fruit, Nut & Seed Cake

Ingredients 6 oz dates 4 oz dried apricots ¾ cup hot water ½ teaspoon baking soda 2 oz raisins 4 oz butter at room temperature 4 oz castor sugar 3 large eggs at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla Juice and peel of one orange 4 oz all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 2 tablespoons sesame… Continue reading Dried Fruit, Nut & Seed Cake