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Apple Fritters with Caramel

Posted on August 11, 2020 by in baked goods

Apple Fritters with Caramel

These Apple Fritters with Caramel should come with a warning. Do not eat while on a diet… of any sorts. I thought of an appropriate name and the first one that came to mind was: Death by Apple. The Apple Fritters with Caramel should however be on your to-bake list if you want to spoil […]

Dutch Apple Cake – cracks ‘n all!

Posted on July 5, 2017 by in baked goods

Dutch Apple Cake

My Dutch Apple Cake is not not going to win the any beauty pageant or Koekedoor, but to me she is just beautiful. Had a Dutch Apple Cake at Waverley Hills Restaurant recently and it was seriously the best Apple Cake I have ever eaten. I asked Chef Francois du Toit for the recipe and […]

Spicy Apple Coffee Cake – of course with dripping caramel.

Posted on October 3, 2016 by in baked goods

Spicey Apple Coffee Cake

Spicy Apple Coffee Cake on a Sunday afternoon after a nap, what on earth can be better? Having a second slice of Spicy Apple Coffee Cake just before you go to sleep, that can be better indeed. I love weekend baking, I guess it is how I grew up. My mom always baked on weekends, […]

Ginger and Apple Upside down cake!

Posted on July 18, 2013 by in baked goods


Ginger Rogers and Fred Astair were  perfect partners and graced many dance floors and movie screens  with elegance, electricity and vivacity of their pairing. They moved and danced together as one, a “perfect pair” some people called them. Ginger and apple are perfect partners too! Ginger being the warm one in the relationship while apple […]