cakes · Christmas

The Best Chocolate Fudge Cake

Christmas is over for another year but that doesn’t mean the eating is stopping anytime soon. With family still booked in to come over during the festive period, as well as New Years fast approaching I decided this would be a good idea to post something which can be baked and fill in any gap left post-Christmas. Whether it’s another celebration cake you need for a family dessert or a cake for an afternoon tea this chocolate treat is perfect to please everyone and anyone. Continue reading “The Best Chocolate Fudge Cake”

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Christmas Frangipane Mince Pies

3 More days to go! Unfortunately, I came down with a very nasty cold/cough this week which I’m still battling off in time for Christmas. Being ill makes it very difficult to get in the festive mood, but, after a baking afternoon making some festive treats I feel as though I’m finally getting there! (don’t worry I thoroughly washed my hands). Mince pies are usually a Christmas favourite for all, whether you want to give these as a small gift to a friend, bring them to a party or just make some to have at home to accompany your cup of tea anyone can give these a really good go! Continue reading “Christmas Frangipane Mince Pies”

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Christmas Chocolate Truffles

2 weeks to go! Christmas is seriously fast approaching and I cannot wait. Every year until now, I have always struggled to get or have the money to spend on presents having been a student. Every one of those years I always thought something homemade would be a nice touch as a gift seeing as I felt my buys weren’t enough to show how much I appreciate my family. Something which still looked good and would be useful to someone.

Every year I failed to think of something which was within my creative capabilities.Until now! Continue reading “Christmas Chocolate Truffles”

baking · Christmas

Chocolate Hazelnut Buns

It’s December! Christmas is well and truly on its way. This weeks post has come little late as I was getting my Christmas shopping done Friday. But never fear, the bake is here! I thought I would kick start this month with a treat which could easily be a Christmas bake for a naughty breakfast on Christmas Day. To all you Nutella lovers out there, this is for you! Continue reading “Chocolate Hazelnut Buns”