Welcome to Baker of Brighton

Hi, I'm Alex, a designer and enthusiastic amateur baker. The lovely Brighton, on the southeast coast of England, is where I live with my stellar boyfriend and my exceedingly fluffy cat. Baker of Brighton documents my cake-related adventures. I also bake for special occasions and charitable events - can I bake something for you?

Sep 14th 2011

Apricot frangipane tartlets

Has it really been  more than a month? The last recipe I posted here, with its cucumber and elderflower flavours, tried to captured the height of summer. This one feels like summer's crescendo. There is something about plums and apricots, the way their flavours change, intensify and ... Read more