Traditional Black Forest Cake

I am not normally one for big cream cakes, they can be a bit rich for my tastebuds. But with some cherries in the fridge that needed using up, a hankering for something chocolatey, and guests coming to dinner – well who was I to argue! I made this cake a few weeks ago when…

Black Forest Chocolate and Cherry Cupcakes

Last week, the lovely folk over at Sugar and Crumbs sent me over a selection of their products to try. Expecting just a couple of packets in a jiffy bag, imagine my delight when I opened this lovely goodie bag! If you haven’t heard of Sugar and Crumbs, they are a UK based company, offer…

Home-Made Ferrero Rocher & Low-Fat Chocolate Truffles

Show me a woman and I’ll bet you she can give you an excuse to eat chocolate. I had a bad day at work. It’s Friday. I had a good day at work. Because I want to. Well – I am happy to give you another one – and be warned, you’ve probably got some…

Baked Cherry and Amaretto Cheesecake

Did you know that yesterday was National Cheesecake day? What better way to celebrate than with this fruity, boozy, sticky number – and it’s low fat too! I’d promised a while ago to share my recipe for this, so, no time like the present. Personally I don’t normally get the scales out for my cheesecakes,…