Recipe: Peter Kuruvita’s Sri Lankan Love Cake

Sri Lankan cuisine is as rich in tradition as it is in flavour. This sweet treat is much a part of the Sri Lankan food landscape as curry, and after you try it just once, you’ll know why. It’ll be love at first taste.



Makes approx 30 bite-sized pieces or 1 cake
•    125g soft unsalted …

Choosing a cake tin

Don’t let the wrong cake tin ruin your hard work and ingredients.

Baking is one of the most rewarding cooking experiences one can have in the kitchen. Technically challenging yet infinitely adaptable, the perfect cake reflects the season, the event, the guests and, of course, the cook.

But while a good recipe, great ingredients and tremendous care on the part of the …

What is German cuisine?

Understand a country’s cuisine, and you will understand their history, their geography, their landscape and their diversity. The food held dear by a nation reflects who they are, proving that when it comes to national pride, you are what you eat.

In this way, it’s easy to dismiss German cuisine as a simple combination of meat and potatoes. But, of course, there is so much more to the German people and …