Baci di Dama are a classic Northern Italian biscuit, and one of my favourites. The classic combination of chocolate and hazelnuts is truly hard to beat and one of my favourite things of all time. Anyone familiar with this blog
It all started with a few lovely over ripe bananas in the fruit bowl and some good intentions. Banana bread. The healthy kind. However, somewhere between sitting in my office and arriving in the kitchen, those good intentions got railroaded
Nobody should be denied a little pleasure in life. Nobody should have to make do with insipid desserts or cake just because they have an allergy, a food intolerance, or a medical condition. Where there's a will, there is
It started with yet another craving for chocolate hazelnut spread. I was thinking Nutella but, you know, the Nutella I grew up with. Not that sorry, trans fatty, overly sweet, where the hell are the hazelnuts and cacao spread that
We want more cookies at Christmas! Pretty please? With a cherry on top? Coming. Right. Up. OK, it's not like I haven't been baking lately. Or cooking generally. I've just been a tad slack on the old "Take a picture.
My mum doesn't like chocolate. Stop. WHAT? Yep, I used to think there was something wrong with her too. Well, frankly, I still do. I can't imagine not loving chocolate. Now, though, I mostly think it's a bonus. More chocolate