Double Chocolate Flapjacks

I can’t take the credit for these as my husband cooked them up but they were delicious and had to write down the recipe so we don’t loose it! 250g Porridge Oats 125g Butter 3 teaspoons cocoa powder 65g Brown Sugar 60g Muscavado sugar 3 tablespoons Golden Syrup 50g plain chocolate, chopped roughly Grease a…

Religieuse

After watching the ‘Great British Bake Off’ last night both girls were very interested in trying these delicious choux bun treats. We popped out to the shops and bought the extra bits we needed and then all spent the afternoon cooking. http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/recipes/religieuse_46431

Hide and Seek Cookies

I found this recipe on a really useful baby website; netmums.com, I adjusted it a little and my girls named them ‘hide and seek’ as we hid smarties inside before cooking them! 100g/4oz softened butter/margarine 100g/4oz soft brown sugar 1 tbsp golden syrup or honey 150g/6oz self raising flour 1 tsp cocoa powder 1/2 tsp vanilla extract…

No Bake Bites

This evening I made these delicious balls of yumminess for a picnic tomorrow. I found the recipe on: http://gimmesomeoven.com/no-bake-energy-bites/ but slightly amended the recipe as I don’t like flax seeds. 1 cup oats 1 cup coconut flakes (toasted at 180c for 4 minutes) 1/2 cup chocolate chips 1/2 cup peanut butter 1/4 cup ground almonds  …

The ULTIMATE Chocolate Cake

I challenge you to find a better chocolate cake! Another BBCgoodfood recipe amazing cake this has been made for pretty much every birthday since I found the recipe… try it yourself. Ultimate chocolate cake recipe    

Chocolate Mousse

75g dark chocolate , chopped and melted (70% is good) 2 eggs , separated 25g butter , melted 2 tbsp golden caster/icing sugar Mix the chocolate with the egg yolks and butter. Whisk the egg whites and then whisk in the sugar until the mixture is shiny and stiff. Fold the two mixtures together. Divide…

Chocolate Cornflake Cakes

50g / 3 1/2 tablespoons butter 60ml / 4 tablespoons golden syrup 110g / 4 oz milk chocolate, chopped 75g / 2 3/4 cups cornflakes In a saucepan over low heat, combine the butter, golden syrup and chocolate. Cook and stir until butter and chocolate have melted and everything is well blended. Mix in the…

Chocolate Granola

3 cups rolled oats ½ cup raw almonds, chopped ½ cup unsweetened shredded coconut 2 Tbsp. granulated sugar Pinch of salt 6 Tbsp. mild honey 2 Tbsp. vegetable oil ½ cup, or more, finely chopped plain dark chocolate Preheat the oven to 150°C / 300°F. In a large bowl, mix together the oats, almonds, coconut,…