Breakfast, brunch and all things good · Cakes, cookies and other sweet treats · Nothing but desserts · Snack time

Last of the summer fruits cobbler

October is by far one of my favourite months of the year. It’s when the heat and sweat of summer can finally be put behind us, the leaves are changing colour, it’s time to crack out the comfort food, and you (read, I) can legitimately start to bringing mulled cider back into rotation. But there…… Continue reading Last of the summer fruits cobbler

Cakes, cookies and other sweet treats · Ice-creams and floats · Nothing but desserts

Tiramisu and amaretti biscuit ice cream cakes

These ice cream cakes are BONKERZ! So bonkerz I’ve thrown correct grammar out of the window, which if you know me isn’t that difficult. I made these as a way of combating post-holiday blues. I mean, eating 2 litres of alcohol spiked ice cream is definitely the way to deal with coming back to reality…… Continue reading Tiramisu and amaretti biscuit ice cream cakes

Breakfast, brunch and all things good · Cakes, cookies and other sweet treats · Nothing but desserts · Snack time

Carrot cake baked donuts with cream cheese and pistachio frosting

I took one for the team this weekend and made us donuts. I’m brightening up your Monday with carrot cake and cream cheese frosting. Don’t you feel better already?Β Let’s make this week a million miles better with a tower of these. All Mondays should begin and end with baked donuts. Fact. Discovering the joys of…… Continue reading Carrot cake baked donuts with cream cheese and pistachio frosting

Nothing but desserts · Snack time

Citrus and Pistachio Baklava Rolls with Sweet Orange Dipping Sauce

I first fell in love with baklava at Borough market after paying an inordinate amount of money for a box of the good stuff. It was love at first bite – sweet, sickly, crunchy exterior with a soft inside. Nutty and floral with the honey syrup sticking to your fingers. Let’s just give ourselves a…… Continue reading Citrus and Pistachio Baklava Rolls with Sweet Orange Dipping Sauce

Nothing but desserts · Snack time

Rich and chocolaty peanut butter bites

You know you’ve got a problem when you find yourself in the kitchen late into the night, powdered sugar hand prints on your black jeans,Β melted chocolate all over your hands, surrounded by the carnage of dirty mixing bowls and willing for the fridge to work quicker. Sometimes you get a food craving and it’s like…… Continue reading Rich and chocolaty peanut butter bites