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VIDEO: S’more Brownies

VIDEO: S’more Brownies

If you’ve ever been lucky enough to try the classic American campfire delicacy that is s’mores, marshmallows toasted with chocolate between cracker...
VIDEO: Bourbon Bread Pudding

VIDEO: Bourbon Bread Pudding

Anyone who is familiar with our Kentucky Bourbon Bundt Cake will know we love a splash of the hard stuff! The warmth of bourbon gives this classic ...
How to bake the perfect cookie

How to bake the perfect cookie

Any American will tell you that cookie-making is an art in itself. We asked our bakers what they think makes the perfect cookie and how you can bak...
Video: How to frost a cupcake

Video: How to frost a cupcake

Ever wondered how we get that signature Hummingbird swirl? In our latest video, our expert baker shows you exactly how to frost a cupcake using onl...
VIDEO: Birthday Cake Cookies

VIDEO: Birthday Cake Cookies

Cookies that taste like birthday cake? Yes, you read that right. These Birthday Cake Cookies are a party on a plate and they use the secret ingredi...
VIDEO: Peach Cobbler

VIDEO: Peach Cobbler

It’s summer and that means one thing: we’re in the mood for peaches! This easy peasy Peach Cobbler can be made all year round as it uses tinned pea...
VIDEO: Kentucky Bourbon Bundt Cake

VIDEO: Kentucky Bourbon Bundt Cake

Booze and cake: it’s a thing! And a thoroughly delicious one at that. A splash of the hard stuff takes this buttery pound cake-inspired Bundt to th...
VIDEO: Red Velvet Ice Cream

VIDEO: Red Velvet Ice Cream

Think that making your own ice cream at home is tricky? Think again! In our latest video we show you how to make the most sublime homemade ice crea...
VIDEO: Alabama Little Layer Cake

VIDEO: Alabama Little Layer Cake

Sometimes in baking you need a challenge and the Alabama Little Layer Cake is the ultimate American baking challenge. This is a cake native to sout...
VIDEO: Gingerbread Icebox Cake

VIDEO: Gingerbread Icebox Cake

American icebox cakes, or refrigerator cakes for our UK bakers, are so much fun to make and will wow your guests. This Gingerbread Icebox Cake from...
Video: Chocolate Mayonnaise Bundt Cake

Video: Chocolate Mayonnaise Bundt Cake

It mayo or mayo-not sound tempting to you, but trust us, a spoonful of mayonnaise in your cakes is your secret baking weapon. Thank us later when y...
Video: Red Velvet Pancakes

Video: Red Velvet Pancakes

What could possibly improve upon a fluffy stack of griddled American pancakes smothered in syrup? Why, a fluffy stack of RED VELVET American pancak...