Mint Chocolate Brownies

Who else out there likes brownies? I don’t know many people that don’t. I would love to know what it is that brownies have that send people into raptures, is it the chocolate?  The fact that there’s rather a lot of sugar in them? Or that the chocolately gooey gorgeousness just melts in the mouth….

Chocolate Labradors- "Charlies"

As you’ve probably gathered if you’ve been reading my previous blog posts is that along with my baking for customers I’m also attempting to bake my way through the two Primrose Bakery recipe books.  These two books are rapidly becoming cake mix spattered with sticky bits of icing sugar on the pages.  I am becoming…

Chocolate Fudge Cupcakes

Who can’t resist the lure of chocolate? Me, me, me!  As I sit down typing now, the rain pouring down outside, the miserable dark sky is making me long for comfort. We shouldn’t be thinking of comfort food in July, we should be thinking of barbecues and salads!  Well this is the UK I suppose….

Carrot Cupcakes With A Cream Cheese Frosting

Sometimes I find it really hard baking cakes for a living.  I agree it can be stressful meeting deadlines, hoping and praying that the hard work you’ve put into your project is appreciated by the customer.  No, what I mean is that there is temptation all around you!  The odd stray Smartie or Malteser, a…