Malteser Traybake

This yummy traybake is supposed to be extremely easy to make but I've always struggled at the first step - melting the chocolate with butter and syrup. The mixture splits leaving me with a mass of solid lumpy chocolate on the bottom and an oily layer on top - unusable! After a lot of research … Continue reading Malteser Traybake


Cherry & Almond Muffins

Cherries are one of them summer fruits that are only available for a short period of time. The sweet and juicy fruit are amzing on a hot day. This recipe combines cherries with ground almonds in a muffin version of a cherry bakewell. Almond muffin  with fresh cherries and a cherry jam centre, topped with … Continue reading Cherry & Almond Muffins

Twix Cupcakes

Chocolate, caramel and shortbread - its a bite of heaven! In honour of National Cupcake Day I decided to share one of my cupcake recipes. It's my back up sponge recipe (I can't give away all my secrets!) but it works perfectly in this cupcake combined with the caramel and shortbread. This cupcake is utterly … Continue reading Twix Cupcakes