Lemon Yoghurt Cake

Lemon Yoghurt Cake

This cake, light and lemony and perfect when paired with Greek yoghurt, evokes feelings of homeliness, welcoming and family. The recipe was passed to me from my bother-in-law, whose home is often smelling of freshly baked delights, and for me it conjures memories of welcoming friends to London, afternoons at my sisters home or taking a still-warm, tea towel wrapped cake to visit my Nana on a Sunday afternoon.

Perhaps this is why I decided to make this cake today, after saying goodbye to my family for the next 12 months, feeling a little lonely and sad and missing my far away home. Or perhaps it’s simply because it tastes so damn good.

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