Last month was probably the only month that I was most obsessed with one particular flavour. I often jump between flavours but when I tried a hazelnut chocolate passionfruit case at a restaurant, I was absolutely sold! I think I made this cake around 4 times last month: once as a trial, the second and… Continue reading Hazelnut Chocolate Passionfruit Cake
I AM DONE WITH UNIVERSITY!!! Been a great three years and I cannot believe that I am done! To celebrate, I baked this fluffy funfetti cake with maple buttercream frosting. Recipe tweaked from here. Ingredients (cake) 350g plain flour (sifted) 4 tsp baking powder 4 egg whites 300g white sugar 170g unsalted butter 245ml milk 2 tsp vanilla… Continue reading Maple Funfetti Cake
Exam season has come upon us!!! And yes, we all need that sugar rush to get through those all-nighters, tears and insane hours of procrastination by watching all the Game of Thrones seasons again (Wait, I don’t do that … Of course not…) Well, let me come to rescue with these three simple desserts that you can… Continue reading 3 Simple Exam Bakes!
Supersize your day with this huge cheesecake version of the classic Reese’s peanut butter chocolate cups! Been seeing a lot of ‘supersized chocolate bars’ all over Youtube, and I wanted to make my own supersized treat – but with a cheesecake twist! 🙂 Hope you like this! This is a chocolate shortbread tart with peanut… Continue reading Reese’s Peanut Butter Cheesecake!
It’s already end April, but Durham is still welcoming the every familiar sound of hail, snow and rain. If this is spring, I don’t know what summer will be like! Nevertheless, I can still make it summer in the kitchen with this lemon and passionfruit genoise sponge cake! Ingredients: 6 large eggs 75g melted butter… Continue reading Lemon and Passionfruit Genoise Sponge
This cake is by far one of the best cakes that I have baked. In the lead up to St Patrick’s Day, I really wanted to make a guinness chocolate cake, and decided to tweak my all time favourite Chocolate Fudge cake recipe from Gemma Stafford (Yes again, because she is simply amazing), by substituting… Continue reading Guinness Chocolate Fudge Cake
Original recipe from here. Ingredients: 160g softened unsalted butter 25g brown sugar 8-10 plums, pitted and halved Raspberries 200g caster sugar 1 tsp vanilla paste 3 eggs 85g ground almonds 190g self-raising flour Method: Preheat oven to 180C/Gas mark 4 Line your cake pan with parchment paper and wrap aluminium foil around the cake tin.… Continue reading Plum and Raspberry Almond Upside Down Cake