Banana Doughnuts with Nutella Glaze

By | 2017-01-09T17:21:48+00:00 February 28th, 2015|All Recipe Posts, Cakes, Cupcakes, Desserts, Nuts|

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

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Chocolate Hazelnut Torte (Special Diet)

By | 2017-01-09T17:21:57+00:00 May 5th, 2013|All Recipe Posts, Cakes, Chocolate, Low Carb, Nuts, Special Diet|

  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

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Rocher Spread (Protein)

By | 2017-01-09T17:21:58+00:00 April 22nd, 2013|All Recipe Posts, Chocolate, Fillings, Nuts, Protein, Protein Miscellaneous, Special Diet|

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

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Gianduiotti (Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies)

By | 2017-01-09T17:22:18+00:00 December 10th, 2011|All Recipe Posts, Biscuits & Cookies, Chocolate, Nuts, Special Diet|

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. 

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Peach Raspberry & Hazelnut Tart … perfectly summer

By | 2017-01-09T17:22:34+00:00 January 8th, 2011|All Recipe Posts, Chocolate, Fruit, Nuts, Tarts & Patisserie|

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

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