This cream cheese topped beer cake is moist and flavorful. Perhaps the most convincing part is that it only needs a splash of beer. Sip the rest of the bottle while it bakes.
By Tania Cusack
When it comes to incorporating beer into baking there really ] are no limits. What does matter is that this rather interesting recipe produces a moist soft cake that goes ever so well with a cream cheese icing. If you are anything like me then that alone could sway you into making beer cake. The other more obvious encouragement is that it only requires a cup of beer, thats 250ml and if I am correct an average beer is about 350ml . That means you get a nice little beverage while you are waiting for it to bake. I’ve made it in a square tin so it is more like a slice. I think this is the ideal way to make it.Print
After completing Culinary School in Sydney, Tania travelled the world working as a Chef in restaurants, doing catering and cooking on road for a travel company in Europe and the US. Once back at home, the birth of her son meant a change, and during his small years, she enjoyed jobs in wholesale food, buying Artisan food products, testing and recipe writing as sales and educational tools. Tania is now back to what she loves, working as an in house Chef for a large retailer, conducting Cooking Classes and writing recipes for her blog.