Vegemite!

In Australia Vegemite is one of the most popular spreads. In almost every house people would have vegemite! I don’t really like vegemite but my sister has it every morning on her toast! She says if your going to try vegemite you should have it with some avocado! Come on guys give Vegemite a go!

Vegemite and avocado Tim Lucas via Compfight

 

How to make Australian lamingtons!

Ingredients:

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Icing

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Step 1

Using an electric mixer, beat butter, sugar and vanilla until light and fluffy. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating well after each addition (mixture may curdle).

Step 2

Sift half the flour over butter mixture. Stir to combine. Add half the milk. Stir to combine. Repeat with remaining flour and milk. Spoon into prepared pan. Smooth top. Bake for 30 minutes or until a skewer inserted in centre comes out clean. Stand in pan for 10 minutes. Turn out onto a wire rack. Cover with a clean tea towel. Set aside overnight.

Step 3

Make icing: Sift icing sugar and cocoa into a bowl. Add butter and boiling water. Stir until smooth.

Step 4

Cut cake into 15 pieces. Place coconut in a dish. Using a fork, dip 1 piece of cake in icing. Shake off excess. Toss in coconut. Place on a wire rack over a baking tray. Repeat with remaining cake, icing and coconut. Stand for 2 hours or until set. Serve. Enjoy your delicious cakes!

Lamington array Australia Day 2008, Wellington shelley brunt via Compfight