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4 Father’s Day Bakes That’ll Knock Dad’s Socks Off

4 Father’s Day Bakes That’ll Knock Dad’s Socks Off

There’s an old proverb that proclaims “the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach”. If you’re a firm follower of obscure sayings from bygone times, this is the article for you. If you just really enjoy baking, then you should stick around too! Father’s Day is a few weeks away, so it’s about time to get thinking about what to get him. If you’re a little puzzled, the outdated proverb is somewhat true. Baking is a sure-fire way to raise a smile from dad on Father’s Day. You don’t need to win his affections, but you’ll definitely get in his good books!

Over the past few weeks, we’ve had our thinking caps on at Create and Craft HQ. If we could choose four bakes to make for our fathers, what would they be? After much debate, we finally settled on four traditional, heartwarming, and totally scrumptious treats for Father’s Day.

Brown Ale Banana Bread

If you want to bake a delicious Father’s Day treat with a difference, then we have the perfect recipe. Using your dad’s favourite brown ale, you can make this banana bread to his specific tastes and guarantee he’ll love it. When you come to make your dad his coffee or tea this Father’s Day, serve up a piece of this alcohol-laced banana bread with it and watch as he indulges in the scrumptious ale-infused flavours. We promise he won’t be disappointed!

Tie and Moustache Pancakes

Why not wake your dad up this Father’s Day with these delicious American-style pancakes? We’ve created these pancakes in fun bow tie and moustache shapes using cookie cutters, and then decorated them with chocolate and served them with a drizzle of lemon for a hint of British tradition. Our recipe is versatile, so you can add any ingredients you like to the batter, such as berries or chocolate chips, and serve them with anything you like, such as syrup or bacon. Whichever way you choose to serve your pancakes, we guarantee dad will love them.

Vanilla Fudge

If you’re looking for a delicious gift for Father’s Day, then look no further than this easy-to-follow vanilla fudge recipe. Fudge is a classic treat that dads love; well, ours certainly do! Plus, it’s really easy to make. You can whip up a batch of this delightful fudge in no time and even add your own ingredients, like chunks of dried fruit or chocolate, to give it a truly personal touch. The choice is yours. If your dad’s a fudge fiend, this really is the perfect gift for him!

New York Cheesecake

When it comes to serving up a scrumptious dessert for Father’s Day, we can’t think of anything better than a classic New York cheesecake. The ‘daddy’ of all desserts, it has a crumbly biscuit base and a signature vanilla topping that we all know and love. If you want to give your cheesecake a little extra something, you can serve it with berries and a coulis. Whichever way you choose to serve your cheesecake, it’ll definitely be a hit this Father’s Day.

If you’re baking for Father’s Day, let us know what you’re going to make! Send us a photo/comment on Facebook or Twitter, or leave us a comment on the blog below.

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