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Camden: Anything in your cupboard

March 31, 2015 6:02 pm in Camden by Jelena

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The George Belsize Park gastropub hosted our event on the 30th March: Anything in your Cupboard. This modern and cozy rustic-style pub with wood-panelled walls on Haverstock Hill open their doors to our members to enjoy some good quality beer, wine and spirits. The pub is situation only few minutes from Belsize Park tube station. […]

Easter came early to Peterborough

March 30, 2015 7:10 pm in Peterborough by Katie Brennand

Chocolate Easter Cake

So i am now back and more organised than ever, i had a great venue planned for this month, Charters. Charters is a lovely pub on a boat, massive outside area and often have live bands. When i booked it, the lovely gentleman on the phone said that as POSH (Peterborough United) were playing (Charters […]

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Godalming and Guildford – 1st Birthday!

March 30, 2015 5:59 pm in Godalming and Guildford by Laura

Tuesday 24th March saw our 1st Birthday Celebrations at the Refectory just outside of Godalming. I’m afraid the pictures are few and far between but we had a brilliant evening! We had a hummingbird carrot cake and a dark chocolate and orange layer cake with kitkat decorations, and a selection of chocolate cakes Thankyou everyone […]

Barnstaple & North Devon ‘Easter Cakes’ March Meeting

March 29, 2015 6:29 pm in Barnstaple and North Devon by Jill Farrimond

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Sam at Magpie Furniture, Barnstaple, very kindly hosted our March meeting. The shop is full of 20th Century renovated homewares, and for those with the skills to do it themselves a range of paints in beautiful colours and textures to inspire you. Added to that are a careful selection of locally made very unique crafts. […]

Delia v Mary Bucks CCC 22 March 2015

March 29, 2015 6:20 pm in Buckinghamshire by margaret knox

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  So we’ve talked about this theme as a group for a while Mary v Delia or Delia v Mary whichever you prefer so on a sunny Sunday afternoon we met at Wendover Library ready to see who chose who. Our Delia bakers made…… Alison B made Iced Lemon Curd Layer Cake with homemade lemon […]

Isle of Man – Mad Hatter’s Tea Party

March 29, 2015 5:59 pm in Isle of Man by Amanda Woodward

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I missed a trick with this theme – it should have been Something Silver!  This was our 25th Isle of Man Clandestine Cake Club event.  Where has the time gone?  We had our first event in January 2013 and since then we have baked and shared, amongst lots of chatter and laughter, 290 different cakes […]

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A Wakey cakey travelogue

March 28, 2015 6:19 pm in Wakefield by Racheal

Wakefield bakers took a trip around the world in 14 cakes, with a “Memories from my Travels” themed event on 23 March. There was holiday nostalgia by the plateful, with cakes from just about every corner of the globe. Europe was well represented thanks to Jean’s Neapolitan sandwich cake, Jenny’s delectable Tiramisu cake (even better […]

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Wakefield’s resolution: “Eat more cake!”

March 28, 2015 4:52 pm in Wakefield by Racheal

Gillian H's "sod the diet" chocolate cake

CCC Wakefield members kicked off 2015 with a firm resolution to eat more cake at a New Year’s Resolutions event, held on 26 January. Gillian H’s cake probably best encapsulated this intention, with its nutritional information sign confirming the fat content as “ludicrous”, sugar as “over the top” and vitamins as “minimal”. And the calorie […]

Cornwall South: Around The World in 80 cakes! 27th February 2015

March 28, 2015 4:41 pm in Cornwall South by samantha farina

What a wonderful spread!

    Around the World in 80 Cakes! At the Gallery Coffee Bar in Hayle 27th February 2015 So this evening we met at the wonderful little cafe The Gallery Coffee Bar in Hayle, possibly one of Hayle’s hidden gems! Tucked away under the arches of the viaduct this little cafe packs a lot of […]

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Lincoln Central – Guess the Secret Ingredient

March 27, 2015 7:20 pm in Lincoln Central by Lynn

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We gathered on a rather foggy night at Doddington Hall, 15 minutes by car west of Lincoln.  Doddington Hall is an Elizabethan mansion complete with walled courtyards and a gabled gatehouse.  It offers a host of things to see and do on the estate including the farm shop, cafe, restaurant and guide tours of the […]