Category Archives: Slices

Valentine’s brownies

The request this week was for Nigella’s brownies. I used cacao powder and Cadburys dairy milk chocolate, however the recipe came out more like a cake, than brownies: Nigella's Everyday Brownie Recipe I added milk chocolate hearts to the top … Continue reading

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Ginger crunch

This bake was a request from my friend Clare; and doubles as a celebration for the NZ rugby win over the weekend. Here’s the recipe from her mum’s blog, if you want to give it a go – it tastes … Continue reading

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Baileys Irish cream brownies

I had a request for Baileys brownies so knocked some up quickly tonight – they smell amazing!! http://www.howsweeteats.com/2010/01/baileys-brownies/?m

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Millionaire shortbread – a new recipe

This is one of the things that I bake that gets the most requests! But I always have issues with the caramel being too soft, so I decided to use a new recipe. This one has a higher butter to … Continue reading

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Brownie Hearts

I thought I would do some valentine-themed baking and found this recipe which sounded delicious! http://www.bakingmad.com/brownie-hearts-with-rolos-recipe/ However having searched the 5 nearest supermarkets and locating absolutely zero Rolos (do they not make them anymore?!) I decided to substitute with Cadburys … Continue reading

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Caramel swirl Brownies

I needed to use up the leftover caramel from last week’s sticky toffee cupcakes, so searched the Carnation website and came up with these: https://www.carnation.co.uk/recipes/66/Caramel-Swirl-Chocolate-Brownies

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