Peanut Butter Brownie Bites

This is all a bit of a cheat… To start with, these mini cakes are not even really brownie bites but rather little brownie based mini cupcakes. Furthermore, even I wouldn’t really eat these kind of sweet treats for breakfast or brunch – they are just too small! No, of course not. In fact, they […]

Rhubarb Marzipan Muffins

Have you noticed that it’s rhubarb time? My sister did and requested that I upload a receipe featuring the tangy vegetable that gets used rather like a fruit in most dishes (think crumble, compote, pie…). The obvious choice for me would have been to use rhubarb in a cake with a meringue pie topping, which […]

Pumpkin Cupcakes

I know, I know… I am very aware that this post is overdue since I said I’d put up a new weekly post on time for the weekend. Well, what can I say, things just got a bit too busy last week and I’m really sorry for the delay! This delay is even more annoying […]

Chocolate Guiness Cupcakes

Every now and then a “trendy” cake seems to be appear at every Café, Party and Blog. The cake de jour I have come across over the last few months has to be Nigella Lawson’s Chocolate Guiness Cake. I first tried it at an office bake off and then it practically stalked me at various […]