About Rosemary Shrager

Rosemary Shrager

 is a talented and versatile chef, who loves teaching others about food as much as she loves cooking herself. She is the author of Rosemary Shrager’s Absolutely Foolproof Classic Home Cooking and has recently appeared on TV’s The Alan Titchmarsh Show, Ladette to Lady and Soapstar Superchef, as well as ITV’s popular School for Cooks. In addition, Rosemary teaches at Castle Cook School, Swinton Park, one of the UK’s most sought-after cookery courses. @shragerrosemary

A two-tier Victoria sponge cake with raspberry jam in the middle, all dusted with confectioners' sugar on a white plate with a white teapot in the background

Victoria Sponge Cake

This cake, a nod not just to Queen Victoria but British sensibility, defines the very notion of simple yet sophisticated.