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A rich dark and gooey Chocolate Cake for Autumnal nights

It’s approaching that time of year when the sun retreats into the sky earlier and earlier, leaving us in dusky overcast light before we’ve even sat down for dinner. It’s the time when all you want it to do is hide under … Continue reading

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Simple Peach Upside Down Cake

After last weeks failed attempt at getting back in the blogging game, (lets just leave it at a humiliated pastry chef forgetting to add sugar into a carrot cake), I decided to return to the ever comforting and humble side of home … Continue reading

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Stem Ginger Sticky Toffee Pudding with Brandy Butterscotch Sauce

I’m sat at my desk right now, devouring a hot toasted cheese doused in worcestershire sauce. As I ran into the kitchen five minutes ago (having completely forgotten my dinner was in the oven) there was my housemate, preparing a large bowl … Continue reading

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Soft Cinnamon Rolls with a Coffee Cream Cheese Glaze

I know what you’re thinking right now, because I’m thinking it too. I went way overboard with that glaze. Theres enough glaze there for three times the amount of Cinnamon Rolls I’ve baked. I read on the internet somewhere that … Continue reading

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Gingerbread Pancakes with Almonds and Maple Roasted Pear

I had big plans for this post. I was going to blab about my recent trip to Iceland and post this finger licking recipe with it. However, after having a quick hour long peek gaze through my photos, I’ve realised how many photos … Continue reading

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Mocha Birthday Cake: Chocolate Chip Coffee Sponge, Dark Chocolate Ganache and Coffee Mascarpone Icing

I really believe that you should make the most of your birthday. Whether you’re 1 or 101, it should be a real celebration. I no longer do these one day birthdays, I need to eek it out for as long as possible. Preferably spanning … Continue reading

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Blackberry, Orange and Chocolate Bread Pudding for one

One thing that really bothers me about living on my own, is buying food for one. I hate leftovers and, more than anything, I hate wasting food. I admit that some leftover meals are crazy delicious, like christmas leftover sandwiches or bubble and … Continue reading

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Chocolate Hazelnut Cheesecake with Cherry Compote

‘What shall I make this week?’ Is probably the question I ask most to family and friends. Sometimes I sit for hours scouring the internet, desperately clawing for an idea that might take my fancy. I flick through practically new … Continue reading

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