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Category: Dessert Recipes

Julie Goodwin’s Banoffee Pavlova Roulade

Julie Goodwin’s Banoffee Pavlova Roulade

Another new cookbook to hit the market this month is Julie Goodwin’s latest – Julie Goodwin’s Essential Cookbook. Julie Goodwin is Australia’s very first MasterchefΒ and one of our best-known home cooks. She’s also the author of a number of her cookbooks and this very pretty […]

Recipe | Chocolate Snickers Cake

Recipe | Chocolate Snickers Cake

So, I baked this super fudgey chocolate Snickers cake at the weekend, and I’m not going to lie: I was extremely proud of myself. Using a classic chocolate cake Taste.com.au recipe as my starting point, I added my own tweaks and touches and this was […]

Desserts on the Barbecue

Desserts on the Barbecue

The one thing Boyfriend and I don’t have in our new apartment (that is on our wishlist) is a barbecue. Luckily for us, Christmas is just around the corner and it’s looking like Santa is going to deliver. Hooray! In light of this, it’s perfect […]

Mixed Berry Eton Mess

Mixed Berry Eton Mess

One of my favourite desserts ever is the classic and simple Eton Mess. I like to think of it as a deconstructed pavlova (kind of). It’s so easy to make and tastes delicious.Β  I add yogurt to mine for extra flavour and to feel a […]

Blood Orange with Dark Chocolate and Sea Salt

Blood Orange with Dark Chocolate and Sea Salt

As part of my Father’s Day lunch the weekend before last, I decided to make these gorgeous blood orange segments dipped in dark chocolate and sprinkled with sea salt. I saw them over here on the Hungry Australian blog and was so intrigued by the […]

Baking Day Challenge. Cake Pops Take Two.

Baking Day Challenge. Cake Pops Take Two.

At work last week, we had our usual Baking Day fundraiser, but this time round one of the girls upped the ante and made it a competition. This meant I had to put my thinking cap on and come up with something super impressive so […]

Hummingbird Cake Recipe

Hummingbird Cake Recipe

Recently a colleague of mine brought in Hummingbird Cupcakes for our workplace “Baking Club” event.Β  In case you’re wondering, Baking Club is a club at my work for keen bakers (who would have thought?). Every now and then we bake up a storm, bring our […]