Desserts

Cookies & cream chocolate layer cake

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Cookies & cream chocolate layer cake

Chocolate cake is almost a foolproof dessert for parties and gatherings, because pretty much everyone loves chocolate. If we add a smooth cookies and cream filling, we get a lovely 7-layer beauty that is sure to be the centre of the party. This cake is one of the best I made, because the layers are […]

Desserts

Pistachio and Cherry Semifreddo

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Quick get all the frozen desserts made fast, we seem to be having some lovely warm weather here in Scotland this week so I intend to make the most of it while I can. Or could it possibly be that summer has arrived, na I doubt it. We even had a barbecue at the weekend […]

British

Winter Strawberry Cake Recipe

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Winter Strawberry Cake Recipe

One of my friends, an avid Crossfitter who’s been on the paleo diet for around a year and a half, asked me to make her a strawberry cake for her birthday. I believe my exact response was, “Strawberry cake? In winter? Off season? No way!” To which she responded, “I eat white sugar three days […]

Breads

Santa Hat Brownies

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Santa Hat Brownies

I’m super excited for the “baking” posts this week. Tune in each day to find new holiday recipes from some the BEST. I’m kicking off baking week with these cute and YUMMY brownie strawberry Santa hats. These are the perfect dessert for your Christmas party. Here is 3 good reasons why you MUST make them this […]

Desserts

Strawberry Frozen Yogurt Recipe

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Strawberry Frozen Yogurt Recipe

Frozen yogurt … the tangy treat that was practically unheard of only a few years ago is now a summertime staple in many American kitchens. It’s easy to see why: Not only does the iced confection taste great, but it’s chock-full of protein, calcium, and healthful lactobacillus bacteria. What’s more, a serving of frozen yogurt contains […]

Desserts

Homemade Strawberry Sauce

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Homemade Strawberry Sauce Recipe

We are so excited about this recipe!  It’s simple, it’s tasty and the best thing – you can control how much sugar is added so suitable for all diets. You can make this sauce any time of the year, during the winter you can use frozen strawberries in place of fresh ones, and during the spring/summer months it’s a […]

American (USA)

Cheeseless chocolate truffle cheesecake

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This is for the chocoholics among chocoholics! Rich, creamy and indulgent. An intensely chocolaty velvety filling over a crunchy raw almond and date base and topped with juicy raspberries. This is the perfect decadent dessert and is totally refined sugar free, grain free, wheat free, gluten free and vegan. Perfect for dinner parties or a […]

Desserts

Strawberry brownie kabobs recipe

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Strawberry brownie kabobs

Strawberry brownie kabobs take strawberries and chocolate heaven to a whole new level. Somehow during the years I got so bored with just chocolate covered strawberries but I still wanted something red and brown melting in my mouth. And yes show them to your girlfriends and they will be screaming in ecstasy. I tried and […]

British

Mini Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

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Mini Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

This is the perfect cake for spring. Or for anyone with spring fever. And I LOVE the mini size. It’s a good reminder that a small portion is plenty. Or one and half. Or one and then just another cherry. I’m a sucker for the cherries. In a small pot over medium heat stir together […]

Desserts

Homemade sufganiyot recipe

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soufganiyot

Probably the most famous Israeli Hanukkah food, soufganiyot are fried donuts. While they are commonly filled with jelly or other fillings, this recipe makes easy drop donuts. The cheese in the dough gives them a particularly wonderful texture. This recipe was kindly given to us by Cooking Tours Israel and we can now confirm- you will […]