Sweet treats

Orange polenta cake
Recipes, Sweet treats

Orange polenta cake

This orange polenta cake is so light and tasty. I made these into mini cakes so I could totally gorge on one little cake by myself and not feel too guilty. They are delicious served on their own or with some pistachio nut ice-cream. A perfect treat at the weekend […]

Hot cross buns
Recipes, Sweet treats

Hot cross buns

This week the blog will focus on traditional Easter recipes. These hot cross buns are traditional but this recipe will make about 10 buns so they can always be transformed the next day with some grilled cheese and egg on top for breakfast. I have lowered the cinnamon amount in […]

Mille Feuille
Recipes, Sweet treats

Mille Feuille

These Mille Feuille are real little showstoppers. They are easy enough to make but the trick is to keep the puff pastry as cold as possible or to save a bit of time, just buy the pre made pastry. These are a perfect treat at the weekends, well I am […]

Chocolate fondant
Recipes, Sweet treats

Chocolate fondant

This chocolate fondant is perfect for sharing while relaxing over the weekend. The trick is not to overbake it so that it has a googy centre. Vanilla ice cream is perfect with this, the combo of hot and cold works perfectly. This always finishes the chocolate cravings, its so rich […]

Cinnamon bun
Recipes, Sweet treats

Cinnamon heart buns

These cinnamon heart buns are a perfect treat for Valentines Day. They are light and sweet and heart shaped…well as heart shaped as I could shape them! They are a perfect treat to share with that someone special in your life or just for yourself. The bitterness of the lemon […]