Chocolate swirl tiramisu

So easy to prepare beforehand and an instant hit! A dinner party classic without any hassle. If you are a chocolate lover get the best chocolate you can get your hands on. It will make this dish even more divine… -enjoy- INGREDIENTS (Serves 4) 1 cup (250ml) single (pouring) cream Β½ cup (125g) mascarpone ΒΌ…

Pancake cake

I have to say, the whole thing fell apart as I was cutting the cake in smaller pieces. It was for sure my own fault as it was so fresh and the cream wasn’t thick enough. Next time the cake will need a little more rest in the fridge and the double cream will be…

OMG! Irish Cream Tiramisu

Not being funny, but this is the Tiramisu of the Tiramisu’s. The Queen of dessert. The most heavenly taste ever. Baileys is the trick, and of course the Sabayone or Zabaglione as the Italians say. (the eggyolks with the sugar and the booze). Do try this at home. You owe it to yourself πŸ˜‰ -enjoy-…

Chocolate fruit and nut crisp

No Nuts! Just Fruit! We made a dark chocolate and a milk chocolate one, both delicious. Make sure you buy good quality chocolate, that absolutely makes this crisp. And don’t forget the sea salt flakes πŸ˜‰ -enjoy- Serves 10 hazelnuts 100g, shelled dark chocolate 400g mixed crystallised fruits – pears, citron, clementines 400g in total…

Chocolate, orange and almond biscotti

Our Italian colleagues in the BUX office gave these biscotti’s the big thumbs up. No need to say more…just delicious.Β  PS: we ate the biscotti’s when the chocolate was still warm… -enjoy-   INGREDIENTS (Makes 35) 1 cup (150g) plain flour, sifted, plus extra for dusting 1 teaspoon baking powder, sifted 2 tablespoons cocoa, sifted…

Chocolate Peppermint Slice

These are sooo delicious, a real favorite in our office. INGREDIENTS β…” CUP (100G) SELF-RAISING (SELF-RISING) FLOUR, SIFTED √ ΒΌ CUP (25G) COCOA, SIFTED Β½ CUP (40G) DESICCATED COCONUT ΒΌ CUP (55G) CASTER (SUPERFINE) SUGAR √ 140G UNSALTED BUTTER, MELTED 1 EGG, LIGHTLY BEATEN PEPPERMINT FILLING 3Β½ CUPS (480G) ICING (CONFECTIONER’S) SUGAR, SIFTED 2Β½ TABLESPOONS BOILING…

Chocolate Cookies

These cookies are so delicious and very easy to make. Eat them when still warm from the oven or cold to dip in a glass of milk. Ingredients 140 g butter √ 140 g caster sugar √ 2 free-range egg yolks √ 255 g self-raising flour √ 30 g cocoa powder √ 30 squares good-quality…

Dark Chocolate Super Bites

This is so easy to make and you can add any ingredients to your own taste. I like mine with a bit of sea salt flakes or with lots and lots of dried fruit. Makes approximately 24 INGREDIENTS about 8 oz of dark chocolate, I used CallebautΒ  (the higher the percentage of cacao the better)…

The old favorite Tiramisu

Thursday is dessert day in our office and this Tiramisu is one of the most loved dishes. Chocolate is always good, but a lot of chocolate is even better! This is Jamie Oliver’s way of making this great Italian dish. It’s very easy for you to do at home and also a great dinner party…