What better gift to make than a cake to honor the lady of your life? Here are three cake recipes – a tangy lemon curd cake, a striking and creamy marbled velvet cake and a cocoa-dusted caramel chocolate banana cake – for mothers with differing taste buds. Some components can be prepared ahead of time to for convenient assembling: While the cakes themselves can be made up to two days in advance (make sure to cover it in cling film to avoid drying out), the ganache and caramel can be made up to three days before.
Lemon curd cake recipe
A tangy cake with chiffon-like layers
Marbled red velvet cake recipe
A striking cake with a white-and-red twist
Caramel chocolate banana cake recipe
A cocoa-dusted indulgence
See also, Best Mother’s Day eats 2012
With more than 10 years experience in the food industry, Debbie is a true-bred Nyonya who hails from Malacca. She is the author of numerous cookbooks, including “UNDERWRAPS” by Marshall Cavendish Cuisine and “Penang Food Guide & Cookbook” and “Nyonya Flavours” by Star Publications. Debbie develops and tests recipes for companies, and contributes to magazines. She is also a Nyonya food consultant for Tourism Malaysia.
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