Category Archives: Dessert

Bad News Hot Fudge Sauce

This is what I make whenever we require comfort food on short notice. It’s perfect for this for several reasons. Firstly, it’s super delicious, and hot. Two necessities for comfort food. Secondly, it’s made from ingredients we always have in the house, … Continue reading

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Macaron Success! Or, Salted Popcorn Macarons and Zumbo

Finally, I managed to get them to work for me: Salted Popcorn Macarons from Zumbo! 🙂 I bought the book this morning, and I absolutely had to try to make some macarons, lets not worry about that physics assignment I have due … Continue reading

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Salted Caramel Cupcakes

This week the theme for my baking club was “Food trends”. After my two failed attempts at macarons, and my equally fruitless attempt to buy Zumbo, I decided I would resort to an old classic. I know what you’re thinking … Continue reading

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Pear Custard Pie

We had people over for dinner this Saturday night. And so, as usual, I volunteered myself for dessert making duty. So I decided I would have my first proper shot of making a pastry case for a pie 🙂 I … Continue reading

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Chocolate tofu tart

Another experiment using my healthy chocolate moose as a base, for my little brother’s party   While these may be much prettier than my previous attempt, I made them using milk chocolate rather than dark (in fear that the crowd … Continue reading

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My Brownies

My little brother had a party this weekend, which gave me a chance to try out a couple of my “old standard” baking recipes in the new oven 😀 These are my brownies I’ve made a thousand times. And I … Continue reading

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Raspberry Chocolate Pie

This week was “special diets week” for my uni’s baking club meeting 🙂 So of course I had to make my favourite vegan chocolate moose. But this time I added a couple of tablespoons of raspberries, and turned it into … Continue reading

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Brown Butter Orange Tea Cake

I finally managed to work up the courage to go to my university’s baking club. But there were some problems I encountered when trying to choose this recipe: It has to taste delicious It has to look incredible It has … Continue reading

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Pastry Wrapped Caramel Apples

Mum thought that she had found the first of the new season’s Granny Smiths. However, they turned out to be the last of the old season’s. Meaning they were tart. Very very tart. Which means that they were perfect for … Continue reading

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Secret Ingredient Five Minute Chocolate Moose (that’s healthy!)

This moose is perfect. Rich and creamy, but healthy. Decadent and delicious, but only takes five minutes to prepare (plus chilling time) We have this pretty regularly – and with minor modifications it can even fill a pie crust and make … Continue reading

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