cakes and biscuits

dark chocolate tiffin recipe

Special Sultan-dark, Sultana-sweet Tiffin

A colleague brought in some very excellent tiffin.... but I thought I could make it even more excellent by swapping the milk chocolate for deep dark chocolate. ...
tray bake recipes uk

Tried and Tested Tray Bake

This recipe comes from an Australian girl who helped look after our children and do some cooking while we were skiing, and it’s now a family favourite.It tr...
missisippi mud pie recipe

A Mississippi Mud Pie to Trump Them All

"Politics, these days, is no occupation for an educated man. Ignorance and total lousiness are better....A demagogue must be neither an educated nor an honest m...
cranberry and chocolate cake recipe

Tangy Cranberry Chocolate Cake

I once forgot that I still hadn’t cooked this cake, and served it ‘raw’ as it were – very solidly rich but still a success which just goes to show just how robu...