Spiced chocolate & dried fig christmas cake

Now, maybe this is not the most attractive cake you have ever seen, but according to the biggest sweet tooth in our office, it is definitely one of the most tasty ones! It does taste of Christmas and it is a joy to make. Fruit, nuts, spices, chocolate, the smell  coming out of the oven…

Chocolate Peppermint Slice

These are sooo delicious, a real favorite in our office. INGREDIENTS ⅔ CUP (100G) SELF-RAISING (SELF-RISING) FLOUR, SIFTED √ ¼ CUP (25G) COCOA, SIFTED ½ CUP (40G) DESICCATED COCONUT ¼ CUP (55G) CASTER (SUPERFINE) SUGAR √ 140G UNSALTED BUTTER, MELTED 1 EGG, LIGHTLY BEATEN PEPPERMINT FILLING 3½ CUPS (480G) ICING (CONFECTIONER’S) SUGAR, SIFTED 2½ TABLESPOONS BOILING…