Hello all! With Easter coming up, I thought it was rather fitting to do a chocolate themed post. If you need some Easter cake inspiration, check out my previous post by clicking here. So for anyone who knows of the Perry Street Market Cafe in Cork, you might know how totally irrestable their brownies are. … Continue reading Pecan Brownies
Hello all! I hope you've all had a fab Easter- I know I have!! Yesterday I made another Easter cake, but I was short on a few ingredients for the original one, so my sister and I made do with what we had and came up with this one. It's exact the same cake, just … Continue reading Easter Cake Take 2!
Apologies for the delay in posting this recipe... been extremely busy!! Better late than never... For the chocolate sponge 225g/8oz plain flour 350g/12½oz caster sugar 85g/3oz cocoa powder 1½ tsp baking powder 1½ tsp bicarbonate of soda 2 free-range eggs 250ml/9fl oz milk 125ml/4½fl oz vegetable oil 2 tsp vanilla extract 250ml/9fl oz boiling water For the chocolate buttercream 160g milk chocolate, … Continue reading Easter Cake Recipe
Been extremely busy the last couple of months while also being very lazy and not doing any new blog posts...I know slap on the wrist for me!! Today's offering is just a photograph..will be posting the recipe for this and a whole other treasure trove of treats which I've been making in my absence from … Continue reading Easter Bunny Cake
Okay so I’ve finally gotten round to making a new post... I know, it's been a while! But this recipe is worth waiting for I assure you! Made this at the weekend, extremely rich but undeniably SCRUMMY. For the cheesecake: Ingredients 300 g Oreo Original biscuits (2 x 156g packets) 50 g butter, melted 350 g full fat cream cheese (I … Continue reading Oreo cheescake with Brownie Cake balls
Last night I had to make an off the cuff dessert (which my dad requested 5 minutes before sitting down to dinner) with zero time and barely any ingredients in the cupboards! I found some cooking apples mum had picked the other day and some frozen raspberries in the freezer, so I decided I'd make … Continue reading Apple and Raspberry Almond Crumble
Chocolate. The very word makes me drool. I discovered this recipe one day when i accidentally dropped some cocoa powder in a meringue mix. Instead of removing it, I mixed it all up and voila! The chocolate meringue mountains were born.. Since then I’ve made a few moderations, dusting with cocoa before baking and drizzling … Continue reading Chocolate Meringue Mountains
Chocolate Chip cookies are hard to get right. I've tried so many recipes with the end result being either too hard, too chewy or just not nice! I've made this recipe for all of my family and friends and in my eyes, it is THE perfect chocolate chip cookie. Recipe is adapted from Nigella Lawson's 'Kitchen' book … Continue reading The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie