Orange Babas

Great Baking Challenge Recipe #2: Great British Bake Off/Baking Show, Series 3 (UK)  Episode 1: Technical Challenge– Rum Baba      This recipe was definitely a little messy, but really fun to make! Rum babas are a kind of hybrid between a bread and a cake. It requires yeast and rising before it's baked. The dough is super sticky, so it's a little hard to work with, but don't be tempted to add a ton of flour to make it easier. Adding more flour will make the babas too dry. I had scraper in one hand basically the whole time…

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Classic Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Great Baking Challenge Recipe #1: Great British Bake Off/Baking Show, Series 3 (UK) Episode 1: Signature Challenge– Upside Down Cake This first recipe of my challenge went a bit astray from what I wanted to. I was going to try to do something that wasn’t typical, and I had decided I would do David Lebovitz’s recipe for Plum Blueberry Upside Down Cake from his book Ready for Dessert: My Best Recipes… but after I had decided and went out to buy the ingredients, I couldn’t find any plums! I should have realized I wouldn’t be able to find fresh plums…

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Great Baking Challenge

See My Great Baking Challenge Progress Here! GBBO: Series 3 Progress 40% Series 3 Chart Episodes: Signature: Technical: Showstopper: Episode 1: Cakes Pineapple Upside Down Cake Orange Babas Hidden Design Chocolate Cake Episode 2: Bread Garlic Buttered Naan & Basic Flatbreads 8-Plait Challah Bread Cinnamon Raisin & Thyme Rosemary Bagels Episode 3: Tarts Apple Pear Tarte Tatin Treacle Tart Chocolate Orange Raspberry Tart Episode 4: Desserts Lemon Blueberry Torte Creme Caramel Up Next! Why am I doing this? Read below to find out... Who out there knows the Great British Baking Show?? I cannot say enough good things about this…

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