Chocolate Cherry Cake with Amaretto


Chocolate Cherry Cake

This deliciously scrumptious, boozy chocolate cake made the perfect Cinderella appearance at my dad’s Boxing Day party last Christmas but i think it’s perfect for any occasion. Birthday? Check. Chinese New Year? Check. Valentine’s? Check. Finished the gym. CHECK. Just because it’s Friday? More like Fri-YAY with this little sweetie…

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Gluten-free Mint Chocolate Truffle Cake | The Spice Box Organics Challenge Part 4


Gluten free mint chocolate cake

I thought I had outdone myself with my Pear Gingerbread Tart with Mace & Salted Caramel Sauce last week, but no, seems I had yet one more corker of a recipe up my sleeve for your Christmas table!  Read more

Chocolate Coconut Cake or How to Use Up Those Easter Eggs

Chocolate Coconut Cake 

Or How To Use Up Those Easter Eggs

My son’s eagle eyes netted him a small mountain of Easter eggs which we are struggling to get through. While both of us like chocolate, it tends to be in small doses over a long period of time and 50+ eggs is just too many for us to handle.  I admit, I am also a chocolate snob and turn my nose up at anything less than 70% cocoa. So how to use them all up in one go?  First, get yourself invited to neighbour’s shindig (optional), or throw one of your own, make a chocolate bundt cake. A big one. Read more