And did you know that former Spice Girl Emma Bunton likes to indulge in Squidgy Chocolate Cake while Joanna Lumley’s favourite dessert is Fancy Bread and Butter Pudding?
These are just a selection of the 150 politicians, actors, singers, models, TV personalities and much loved chefs who have donated recipes to the Celebrity Bake Book which is raising money for the Ben Kinsella Trust to increase awareness of knife crime amongst young people. .
With a foreword and recipe from Great British Bake Off judge Mary Berry and sponsorship from food entertainment TV channel Food Network UK, the Celebrity Bake Book is rising to the challenge of becoming the must-have cookbook for Christmas.
- Gok Wan’s Chinese Steam Pudding
- Lauren Goodger’s Rocky Road
- Lorraine Kelly’s Dundee Cake
- Gareth Malone’s Orange Almond Cupcakes
- Mary Berry’s Best Chocolate Fudge Cake
- Nigella Lawson’s Birthday Custard Sponge
- Barbara Windsor’s Sour Cream Topped Cheesecake
- Samantha Cameron’s Figs with Barbados Cream
Other famous faces include Jane Asher, Lauren Goodger, Fearne Cotton, Claudia Winkleman, Samantha Cameron, Russell Grant, Leona Lewis, Anneka Rice, Harriet Harman, Rachel Stevens Tamsin Outhwaite, Loose Women Jenny Eclair and Lynda Bellingham, national treasure Barbara Windsor, Downtown Abbey’s cook Mrs Patmore – alias actress Lesley Nicol – and TV’s top celebrity chefs Jamie Oliver, Nigella Lawson, The Hairy Bikers, Gino D’Acampo, Michel Roux Jr, Marco Pierre White and Ainsley Harriott.
All proceeds from the sale of the book will go to The Ben Kinsella Trust.
The Celebrity Bake Book can be pre-ordered from Amazon for £10.49