Category Archives: Chocolate

Chocolate Chip Condensed Milk Doughnuts

I did it! I was finally brave enough to make doughnuts. Or rather, my cousin and I were. Turns out there’s no bravery required and they are alarmingly straightforward to make. Since first making these beauties last weekend at my … Continue reading

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The Boarding School Brownie

I spent seven very happy and entirely sugar dependent years at boarding school. Last weekend I went back to my old school for Seniors’ Day. At such events Seniors are meant to look back fondly and realise that school made … Continue reading

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Guinness- Milk Chocolate Ice Cream

Sunday morning: I am lying in bed eating ice cream out of a whisky glass. I think of the hundreds of people running the London Marathon not far from me. Call me lazy and uncharitable, but I know where I’d … Continue reading

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The $250 Cookies

They say that a balanced diet is a cookie in each hand, and this week I discovered what a work-life balance is: getting home in time to make said cookies. ‘Work- life balance’ is a bit of a buzz phrase. … Continue reading

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Heaven is a place in West London

(Sour Cream Chocolate Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting) Last weekend I discovered a place I had never dared to dream existed. When I heard about it 3 weeks ago, I immediately planned my trip. Whilst trying not to get my … Continue reading

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Dulce de Leche Nut Brownies

I had a thank you to say and what better way to say it than with chocolate brownies? What better Sunday night activity, too? Chocolate brownies are probably the naughtiest thing you can make in the kitchen in the space … Continue reading

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Champagne. Again.

I am ashamed to admit that I had left over champagne. This has never happened before: I love champagne. I was genuinely perturbed. It was like my belief system had taken a direct hit. Only from friendly fire. Needing to … Continue reading

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