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Pink Valentine Cake….

Pink Valentine Cake….

This week I made this cake for my husband and children!! Sharing it with the ones I love!!

Before topping had set
After topping has set

Ingredients:



Filling:


Topping:



Method:

  1. Pre-heat the oven to 180c 350f or gas mark 4
  2. Grease and line the bottom of a medium size heart shape backing tin.
  3. Cream the margarine and sugar together and add few drops red food colouring.
  4. Beat in the egg adding a little flour at a time until all mixed in.
  5. Place the mixture in the tin and cook for about 30 minutes until golden in colour,well risen and firm to touch.
  6. Leave to cool 10 minutes then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.
  7. Using a sharp knife slice the cake horizontally and spread one half with jam.
  8. Whip the cream and spread over the other half and sandwich back together.
  9. In a pan place the double cream,cooking chocolate and few drops of food colouring in a pan over a low heat and stir until melted.
  10. Remove from the heat and leave to cool stirring occasionally.
  11. Spread the cooled mixture over the cake and leave to set in a refrigeater for a few hours or overnight until set.
  12. Enjoy !!

What do you think to my cake?

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69 responses to “Pink Valentine Cake….”

  1. ReInventing Lolli says:

    I follow you back on twitter @reinventlolliLove the cake! Looks delicious!!

  2. Clairejustine says:

    Hi,thank you 🙂

  3. Julie says:

    That looks really yummy! Thanks for sharing! =)Juliehttp://julies-thisandthat.blogspot.com/

  4. Clairejustine says:

    Hi Julie,thanks for the comment 🙂

  5. Judy Haughton-James says:

    This cake is oh so beautiful and I am sure very delicious!

  6. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks Judy it tasted great too,lasted well….not very long at all !!! 🙂

  7. shopannies says:

    love it looks so good and perfect for valentines day come see what I shared at http://shopannies.blogspot.com

  8. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks @shopannies will pop over now 🙂

  9. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks @shopannies will pop over now 🙂

  10. Our Delightful Home says:

    I love the heart shape cake.~Mrs. Delightfulourdelightfulhome.blogspot.com

  11. Jill @ KitchenFunWithMy3Sons.com says:

    Love this! We are hosting our first Kitchen Fun and Crafty link party this Friday (the 10th) and would love for you to share this! Feel free to stop by and grab a party button! http://kitchenfunwithmy3sons.blogspot.com/

  12. Julia @The Roasted Root says:

    Gorgeous photographs! Very sweet idea for a special Valentine's treat!

  13. Anonymous says:

    cake looks yummy !!!must try this

  14. blkenigma888 says:

    I'd love it if you'd come by Themed Baker's Sunday and share your treat! This week's theme is Valentines Day.See you there!Cupcake Apothecaryhttp://cupcakeapothecary.blogspot.com

  15. Clairejustine says:

    Mrs Delightful thank you 🙂

  16. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks for the invite Jill 🙂

  17. Clairejustine says:

    Thank you Julia 🙂

  18. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks Anonymous :0)

  19. Clairejustine says:

    blkenigma888 on my way thanks 🙂

  20. Jill says:

    Oh Yum that looks delicious!Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!Hope you have a fabulous week!Jill @ Creating my way to Success http://www.jembellish.blogspot.com/

  21. Clairejustine says:

    Hi Jill thanks for popping over and leaving a comment :0)

  22. Baker Street says:

    Strawberry jam and white chocolate. Bet this tasted divine.

  23. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks for the comment 🙂

  24. Kitchen Belleicious says:

    YUM! Beyond delicious!

  25. Jana says:

    Looks fabulous! Thanks for linking up at Giggles, Glitz & Glam.

  26. Michelle says:

    I can not come to your blog anymore! Too many yummy looking sweets! LOL Just wanted to let you know that the new Share & Share linky was open if you'd like to add 4 posts this week. I have the button too, now. Have a great Tuesday, Clairejustine!

  27. Erin Slocum says:

    Looks yummy! Hopped over from the blog hop and would love a follow back.www.forhimandmyfamily.blogspot.com

  28. Clairejustine says:

    @Kitchen Belleicious thank you :0)

  29. Clairejustine says:

    @Jana thanks for the comment :0)

  30. Clairejustine says:

    Hi Michelle Yeh I'm on my way over :0)

  31. Clairejustine says:

    @Erin thanks for the following ,going to follow back :0)

  32. Mahina Sayin says:

    YUMM!!!

  33. Alyson @Eisley Rae says:

    Wow! That looks sooo good!

  34. Junia says:

    awesome valentine's day cake! 🙂 sending some #chocolatelove to you!

  35. Jessica @FoundtheMarbles says:

    That is one sweet looking cake!

  36. CHRISTMAS PIE CRAFTS says:

    The cake looks soooo scrummy – many thanks for sharing the recipe. I'm here from Welcome Wednesday and looking forward to joining in future blog hops. Hope you have a good day.

  37. Clairejustine says:

    Thank you Mahnina 🙂

  38. Clairejustine says:

    @Gumdrop Pass Thanks for stopping by,off to visit you now 🙂

  39. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks Alyson 🙂

  40. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks Junia 🙂

  41. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks Jessica 🙂

  42. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks @Christmas Pie Crafts looking forward to joining you again 🙂

  43. Melanie @ bear rabbit bear says:

    Looks yummy! Thanks for linking to Things I've Done Thursday!www.bearrabbitbear.com

  44. Clairejustine says:

    Hi Melanie thanks for the comment 🙂

  45. Miz Helen says:

    Hi Clairejustine,What a precious cake for a very special Valentine, it looks delicious! Hope you have a fabulous week end and thank you so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday.Come Back Soon!Miz Helen

  46. Mummy Mishaps says:

    wow that looks perfect for a romantic cake and tea time!!! really impressed and it looks yummy – love jam sponge cake ! thanks so much for linking up x

  47. Katherines Corner says:

    I ♥ your wonderful cake. Thank you for linking up to the Thursday Favorite Things blog hop linky party. Sending Happy Weekend Wishes! .xo P.S> I tried several times to leave a comment yesterday, the capcha thingy wasn't working 🙁

  48. Dorothy @ Crazy for Crust says:

    Yum, that looks good. Thanks for sharing it at Crazy Sweet Tuesday!

  49. dudut says:

    perfect for the valentines! nice one :)happy #chocolatelove 🙂

  50. Clairejustine says:

    @Miz Helen thanks so much for stopping by and leaving a comment 🙂

  51. Clairejustine says:

    @Mummy Mishaps thanks so much for the linky 🙂

  52. Clairejustine says:

    @ Katherines Corner,thanks so much for keep comming back when my blogger must have been playing up,thanks for the linky 🙂

  53. Clairejustine says:

    @Dorothy thanks so much for hosting 🙂

  54. Clairejustine says:

    @dudut thank you 🙂

  55. Danielle says:

    Visiting from The Artsy Girl Connection Follower Hop. New follower of your blog:> Your blog is too cute! Can't wait to meet new bloggy friends. Feel free to stop by my blog too!www.blissfulanddomestic.blogspot.com

  56. Clairejustine says:

    Hi Danielle thanks for following 🙂

  57. Cassie says:

    Hello! I'm a new follower from the Sunday Strollin Blog Hop. I'd love it if you would follow me back!

  58. Loressa Curiouswisdom says:

    Thanks for stopping by to hop! Come back next week! Have a wonderful day!Loressa

  59. Clairejustine says:

    @cassie thanks for following,popping over now 🙂

  60. Clairejustine says:

    Hi Loressa thanks for the comment 🙂

  61. Becolorful says:

    I'm seriously drooling. 😀 This looks so yummy. Thanks for sharing on Motivated Monday at BeColorfulPam

  62. Clairejustine says:

    @Becolorful thanks for the comment 🙂

  63. Clairejustine says:

    Hi Cathy thanks for the comment,following back 🙂

  64. Mindie Hilton says:

    Pretty cake. Thanks for sharing at Bacon Time.

  65. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks Mindie 🙂

  66. Six Sisters says:

    This cake looks delicious! We loved having you at our "Strut Your Stuff Saturday." Come back next Saturday and share more of your great recipes! -The Sisters

  67. Clairejustine says:

    Thanks for having me,I wont be popping over this week as I've been busy with the kid of but I will be back next week 🙂

  68. Polkadot-pretties says:

    Fabulous post,Thank you for linking your post up! , hope you will stop by today and link up another great post!!http://polkadot-pretties.blogspot.com/See you there Claire x

  69. Clairejustine says:

    Thank you Claire for the lovely comment,hopefully I will have a post for next week 🙂

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