First of all, I would like to apologise. It has been a while since my last cake recipe. I hope this one makes up for it. Chocolate and cherries are always a great combination (in my opinion) – just think … Continue reading Cherry & Chocolate Zebra Cake
One of my go-to places when Christmas shopping is Carluccio’s and it has been for many many years. Here I can find everything from Christmas presents for my foodie friends to stocking fillers and Secret Santa goodies to ingredients … Continue reading Carluccio’s Christmas – Quite Simply The Best Of Italy
This competition is now closed! The winners are: 1st prize Chimera Advent Calendar: Cherry Edwards (via website) 2nd prize Luxury Truffles Advent Calendar: Ren aka glitter_fizz (via Instagram) ____________________________________ There is chocolate, and then there is Artisan du Chocolat, and I know … Continue reading Artisan du Chocolat at Christmas – Win one of two Advent Calendars!
Easter is just around the corner, so here is my recipe for a cake that not only tastes amazing but will look pretty on any coffee table and impress your nearest and dearest. You don’t have to tell them that … Continue reading Pistachio & Advocaat Easter Cake
I don’t often bake with yeast, I don’t really know why. Maybe it is because I am sometimes a bit impatient and I don’t like having to wait for the dough to rise before I can pop it in the … Continue reading Nut & Chocolate Plait
Global beauty brand 7th Heaven is throwing open the Pearly Gates to its three-day, Heavenly House Party from 30 June until 2 July, for lucky guests to celebrate their 30th birthday in seven immersive heavens, brimming with FREE food, drink, pampering, entertainment, … Continue reading 7th Heaven Heavenly House Party
This Easter the Coca Cola London Eye has stepped up its game to offer the sweetest deals possible by getting together with West End musical Charlie and The Chocolate Factory and world-renowned Hotel Chocolat to offer very special and exclusive … Continue reading Easter on the London Eye – Sweet!
We did something different for Chocolate Week this year. We didn’t just stuff our faces with the sweet stuff, we went upmarket and paired it with Japanese whisky. Well, if I say ‘we did’, that’s a lie, because the lovely … Continue reading Checking In – Whisky & Chocolate Flight