Coconut Choc-chip Cinnamon Cookies

Yummy, easy and super fast to make cookies. Had them for dinner tonight, because I’m an adult…and I can. Time: 20min Portions: +/-24 Ingredients 1 Cup self-raising flour 1 Cup coconut 1 Cup sugar 1 Egg 1/2 Cup melted butter 2 tsp Cinnamon 1/2 Cup choc-chips 1 Tbls Veg oil (optional) Method Preheat oven to 180°C. Mix…

OMG Chocolate Cake with White Chocolate & Cinnamon Sauce

I know, a whole bunch of recipes all say, “Best Chocolate Cake” or “Best Chocolate Cake EVER”. Bitch, please, they have nothing on this recipe!! This is by far the most delicious chocolate cake I’ve ever had. No jokes. This is so rich that I made it a single layer cake, ’cause OMG! Time:  45min…

Milo Malva Pudding

Malva pudding is always a winner in my book, but add Milo to it and you have something stupidly good. Time: 1 hour  Portions: 6 Ingredients Malva: 250ml Sugar 20ml Butter 1 Egg 275ml Flour 100ml Milo powder 5ml Baking soda 250ml Milk 10ml Vinegar 10ml Vanilla essence Sauce: 100g Milo Chocolate 125ml Crem 160ml…

Coconut Brandy Balls

These little gems are delicious and so quick to make. You can replace the brandy with rum or whiskey depending on your personal preference. Time: 15min  Portions: 24 Ingredients 200gm Coconut (plus extra to coat) 200gm Tennis biscuits (crushed) 1/2 Tin condensed milk 2 tbls Cocoa 2 tots Brandy Method Crush the biscuits and add…

Amarula Chocolate Caramel Cake

I’ve never really been much of a cake fan, but when I stumbled across this recipe I just had to try it. Bloody hell, am I glad I did! It’s moist and rich and absolutely worth checking out. Time: 1 hour 15min  Portions: 10 Ingredients Cake 1/3 Cup cocoa 1/2 Cup boiling water 3 Extra…

Oatmeal Cookies

I’m a little addicted to these. The problem is, if you buy them from a shop they cost a fortune and it’s never quite enough. That’s where this recipe comes in. They are crunchy and sweet, quick to make and sooo very good. Hope you enjoy them. Time: 30min  Portions: 24 Ingredients 1 Cup flour…

Peanut Butter Cheesecake

Peanut butter. Peanut butter makes me happy. Peanut butter cheesecake, love! Time: 2 hours 15min Portions: 6-8 Ingredients 3/4 Cup peanut butter 250ml Whipped cream (unsweetened) 3/4 Cup powdered sugar 3/4 Cup melted butter 1 Packet Tennis buscuits (crumbed) 2 tsp Cocoa 360ml Plain cream cheese Method Mix the cookie crumbs with the butter and smooth…

Chocolate Crumble Cake

Time: 1 hour Ingredients Cake 2 Cups sugar 1+3\4 Cups flour 2\3 Cup cocoa 1 tsp Salt 1+1\2 tsp baking powder 2 tsp Baking soda 2 Eggs 1\2 Cup oil 1 Cup milk 1 Cup boiling water Crumble 1\4 Cup butter (melted) 1\2 Cup icing sugar 1\3 Cup flour 1\4 Cup cocoa Buttercream Icing 3…

Salted Caramel Sauce

Now this made my day. If it has caramel in it, I’m sold! Which of course meant I had to learn to make it. Time: 8min Portion: +/-300ml Ingredients 75g Unsalted Butter 50g Brown sugar 50g Caster sugar 50g Syrup 125ml Cream 1 tsp Sea salt Method Combine butter, sugar and syrup over medium heat and…

Chocolate Truffles

Another one of my favourite, yet too expensive things. Chocolate truffles. Damn, they are stupidly yummy. Time: 1 hour Portions: 10 Ingredients 1 Tin sweetened condensed milk 1\2 tbls Butter 1\3 Cup cocoa (plus extra for coating) 1\3 Cup icing sugar 1 tsp Vanilla essence 1\4 tsp Salt 20ml Brandy Method Combine condensed milk and butter…

Cocoa Oatmeal Cookies

These really are a treat. No baking required. Time: 1.25 hours Portions: 24 Ingredients 1\2 Cup butter 1 Cup sugar 1\2 Cup milk 4 tbls Cocoa (unsweetened) 1\2 Cup peanut butter 3.5 Cups instant oats 2 tsp Vanilla essence Method Add butter, sugar, milk and cocoa together over medium heat. Bring to a boil for 1min….

Portuguese Custard Puffs

These have always been a favourite of mine. Handy tip…make extra! Time: 45min  Portions: 24 Ingredients 1 Cup white sugar 1\2 Cup water 1\4 Cup corn flour 2 Cups full cream milk 1\2 Cup cream 3 Egg yolks (beaten) 4 Sheets of puff pastry Icing sugar to sprinkle on top Method Preheat oven to 200°C….