• Chocolate,  Recipe,  sweet

    Biscoff Cupcakes

    So it seems everyone is obsessed with biscoff! That sweet, caramelised, cinnamon yummy goodness seems to be flavouring all sorts of foods these days from cakes to milkshakes and i am not upset about it! Gone are the days of only having one with your fancy coffee as you can get your hands on the biscuits in most supermarkets these days, and if you keep your beady eye out you might even get hold of the spread too. I love the strong punchy flavour the spread packs as it makes it really easy to flavour things such as buttercream and cheesecakes. I knocked these cupcakes up in a bid to…

  • Blog,  Chocolate,  Recipe,  sweet

    Chocolate S’mores Cake

    Well, this cake doesn’t really need much of an introduction does it? Just look at that meringue! So… I was browsing instagram one day (shock) and saw some beautiful smores cup cakes – now, im not really a cupcake kind of baker so searched for some inspiration on the ‘smorescake’ hashtag instead… I was expecting to find huge chocolate cakes, slathered in burnt Italian meringue and dripping in chocolate. Instead, to my surprise I found perfectly formed cakes with razor sharp edges and elegant drips of chocolate tickling the sides of the cake. Since when was melty marshmallowy chocolatey biscuity goodness so neat and pretty? Hence – this invention was…