Orange blossom + vanilla “magic cake” with candied pistachios.

One batter. One bake.
Three layers: crust, custard and sponge.
MAGIC! Continue reading

Peach, vanilla and spiced-rum trifle.

Baked peaches. Cinnamon pound cake. Spiced rum and vanilla Galliano. Vanilla custard. Port wine jelly. Whipped cream. Flaked almonds. Glacé cherries. Almost — but not quite — traditional. Enjoy responsibly! Continue reading