Recipes

christmas, sponge cakes

Spiced Red Wine Bundt Cake

Christmas is nearly here and even though I have to admit I'm a bit of a Grinch I am definitely all about the Christmas baking. This recipe adapted from a spiced red wine cake that I got of my grandmother and it will really get you in the Christmas spirit. Plus there's plenty left over… Continue reading Spiced Red Wine Bundt Cake

Cookies

Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

As a general rule I'd say, peanut butter makes everything better. Reese's Peanut Butter Cups though take me to a whole new level of happiness. These chewy choc chip cookies have BOTH which makes them probably the best of all the cookies out there? I guess you'll have to find out for yourself. Recipe: 120g… Continue reading Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Cheesecake

Caramelised White Chocolate Cheesecake

Crunchy biscuit base, light baked cheesecake with as much caramelised chocolate as you can fit in it and finished off with more caramelised white chocolate. What's not to like? Recipe: Biscuit Base: 160g Digestive Biscuits60g Unsalted Butter Cheesecake Filling: 350g White Chocolate500g Quark150ml Whipping Cream100g Very Soft, Unsalted Butter50g Cornflour60g Icing Sugar1 Tbsp Vanilla Extract3… Continue reading Caramelised White Chocolate Cheesecake

Cupcake

Carrot Cake Cupcakes

Carrot cake is one of those things I've always disliked. A lot. Recently though, a friend of mine requested some carrot cake cupcakes for his birthday and I gave in and agreed to make some. And you know what: I really like them. I've gone for a quite heavily spiced recipe with plenty of cinnamon,… Continue reading Carrot Cake Cupcakes

tray bakes

Ferrero Rocher Brownies

If you thought my original Brownie recipe is fudgy then these will blow your mind! You cannot even pick them up without getting chocolatey gooeyness all over your hands, and that's what we all really want from a brownie isn't it? Also each slice has a little Ferrero Rocher stuck in the middle (my neighbour… Continue reading Ferrero Rocher Brownies