August 21, 2018

Stout Chocolate Brownies – utterly decadent!

Posted on June 6, 2018 by in baked goods

Stout Chocolate Brownies

Stout Chocolate Brownies are to die (no, live) for. For me, they are perfect. Not too sweet and oh my goodness, they are so very fudgy. My stout Chocolate Brownies disappeared in seconds. So fast, I had to make another batch to take photographs. Yes, last Saturday I waited until they(the familia) were all on […]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies – Do we have a coffee date?

Posted on September 19, 2016 by in baked goods

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies, on a Monday, really? Yes, you can have Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies this week, life is just too short and fragile not to. The truth is that these cookies are so good you need to have stash hidden in your cupboard at all times. These cookies can make a […]

Eclairs with Turkish Delight

Posted on October 21, 2015 by in baked goods

Eclairs

Eclairs had me sweating the last 2 days. Not because they are difficult to make, but because I doubted my recipe. You see, as a food writer and recipe developer, we put our tested and trusted recipes out there and hope people will not only try it, but actually like it and make it again. […]

Smores Brownies – For the kid in you!

Posted on September 21, 2015 by in baked goods

smores brownies

Smores Brownies (S’mores) are my new bribing tools,  I kid you not. Just kidding, I don’t have to bribe my kids to do stuff, but I can tell you, my son especially has a weakness for anything sweet. These smores brownies are his new weakness. I made them for my daughters end-of-hockey season and the […]

Caramel Popcorn Rocky Road with Sea salt

Posted on August 28, 2015 by in baked goods

Caramel Popcorn

Caramel Popcorn is my Achilles heel. Put that Caramel popcorn in some milk chocolate and you have a sugar rush of epic proportions. The sea salt will send you over the edge! I have never made Rocky Road before, not exactly sure why, maybe this American invention of milk chocolate marshmallow was just overkill sweet […]

Ombré Cakes and childhood memories

Posted on August 12, 2015 by in baked goods

Ombré Cakes

Ombré Cakes are one of the the latest trends in baking. Maybe because fashion and food is so integrated and ombré hairstyles did the rounds a while back. Ombré describes the gradual blending of one color shade to another, usually moving from light to dark. I learnt about ombré hairstyles before I learned about ombré […]

No-bake Salted Chocolate Tart

Posted on February 25, 2015 by in baked goods, desserts, rsg

No-bake Salted Chocolate tart

No-bake Salted Chocolate Tart with Muscavado cream and Frosted Berries – oh my word, I am short of breath just thinking about it! No-bake Salted Chocolate Tart with Muscavado cream and Frosted Berries, made with only 6 ingredients – I am breathless, full stop! How is it even possible?Just look at these gorgeous images and […]

Peppermint Crisp Chocolate Fridge Cake

Posted on February 18, 2015 by in baked goods, rsg

Peppermint Crisp

Peppermint Crisp was never been my favorite chocolate as a child. No, I was a Lunch Bar and Tex kind a girl. Peppermint Crisp in my opinion was a chocolate for the elderly. A chocolate I would buy my mom or my grandma! Then Peppermint Crisp tart became famous and I had to swallow my […]

Healthy Chocolate tart?

Posted on August 18, 2014 by in baked goods, desserts

healthy

Healthy eating is such a wide concept and every day we are bombarded with a new idea, a new product, a new concept ……. all in the name of healthy eating! Healthy eating s somewhat controversial, we all grew up believing that “an apple a day keeps the doctor away” and now half a century […]

Chocolate Crumble – quick and easy to make!

Posted on May 23, 2014 by in catering, desserts

Chocolate Crumble

Chocolate crumble- divine little cups of dark chocolate ganache, topped with buttery crumble, yip you have died and gone to heaven. Chocolate crumble is an innovative way to serve  a decadent dessert to many people in no time. So it delivers on speed, taste and convenience, in other words ticking all the right boxes for […]