Ilana Freedman's
Iced walnut cake attempt

  • Bake type: Cakes
  • Made in: Edgware
  • Skill level: Medium
  • Time taken: 2 hours

About this Bake

Icing was granular. But in my defence the bake off contestants aren't making meat balls and spaghetti with four boys underfoot at the same time.

Top tip

You have to whisk and whisk and whisk that icing over the hot water for ages.