Chocolate without mint cupcakes

Having bought some of the cutest cup cake wrappers recently I couldn’t resist giving┬áthis recipe I came across a go. I wasn’t in the mood for mint and I couldn’t locate the White Wings mousse mixture required, despite visiting three supermarkets, so I made up a mixture of icing sugar, cocoa and whipped cream and…

Soft centred chocolate pudding and raspberry sauce

This was so easy and so yum. This recipe is for two. 100g good quality dark chocolate 50g butter 70 sugar 2 eggs 20g spelt flour Butter and flour ramekins moulds. Melt chocolate and butter. Beat sugar and eggs then add chocolate. Whisk in flour. Spoon into ramekins moulds. Bake in preheated oven at 180…

Flourless chocolate rasberry cake

I discovered the most awesome cake in the universe (really) about a year ago and the best thing about it (apart from the taste) is it is flourless, so when I went gluten free it stayed on the menu. Yay! I’ve posted a link to the recipe. Please note that I substituted the cherries for…

Dinner for four

We had the pleasure of some delightful folks’ company on Saturday evening so we went all out and made a four course seafood extravaganza. Sasha also treated them to an array of his own beers which were all well received. I’m not in much of a creative writing mood today so I’ll get down to…