CHOCOLATE OLIVE OIL CAKEAlthough I first came up with this recipe because I had someone coming for supper who - genuinely - couldn't eat wheat or dairy, it is so meltingly good, I now make it all the time for those whose life and diet are not so unfairly constrained, myself included.
LEMON POLENTA CAKE This cake is a sort of Anglo-Italian amalgam. The flat, plain disc is reminiscent of the confections that sit geometrically arranged in patisserie windows in Italy; the sharp, syrupy sogginess borrows from the classic English teatime favourite, the lemon drizzle cake.
Flourless Chocolate Lime Cake With Margarita Cream
FLOURLESS CHOCOLATE LIME CAKE WITH MARGARITA CREAM There is something about a flourless chocolate cake that makes it so damn easy to eat. This is one of my fallback favourites for pudding when I have friends over for supper.