Browsing Tag:

Video

Baking/ Cakes/ Featured/ Recipes

Hummingbird Cake

The Hummingbird Cake has had a bit of a surge of popularity recently, but it’s actually a cake that has been around since the 1960’s – if not earlier – where it originated from Jamaica before being exported to the United States and gaining popularity in their southern states. The Hummingbird Cake shares a fair few characteristics with carrot cake – it’s oil-based, it’s beautifully spiced and it has a…

Continue Reading

Desserts/ Featured/ Recipes

Vegan White Chocolate & Blueberry Cheesecake

I love cheesecake – it’s one of my favourite desserts and at the time of writing there are already four cheesecake recipes on the site. But none of them are vegan-friendly! So I wanted to rectify that with these lovely, individual Vegan White Chocolate & Blueberry Cheesecakes. Using silken tofu, soy cream, and vegan white chocolate you still get a super creamy cheesecake that is super simple and quick to…

Continue Reading

Baking/ Featured/ Pastry/ Recipes/ Video

Double Chocolate Tart

There are naughty treats, and there are naughty treats and this Double Chocolate Tart is a *very* naughty treat. It literally has no redeeming features in terms of nutritional value – unless you count the calorific value for energy – but it is one of *the* richest and indulgent tarts you’ll ever try in your life, and the chocolatey pastry just lifts it even more. It has to be made…

Continue Reading

Baking/ Bread/ Featured/ Recipes/ Video

Bagels

Bagels – they’re one of the most popular breads in the world, and one of the most well-known polish delicacies that has been adopted by countries all over the world, especially the USA due to the large Jewish communities. While the ingredients don’t vary too much from most other breads, Bagels, much like another Jewish bread – the Pretzel, are gently poached first before they’re baked in order to give…

Continue Reading