Coffee & Walnut Cake

Originally posted on Mustard With Mutton:
The term “coffee cake” in America usually refers to any type of cake that would be good served with a cup of coffee, it doesn’t necessarily mean that the cake contains any coffee. The coffee cake in this recipe however, whilst it is fantastic with a cuppa, is the old-fashioned English…

Easter Cakes

  Chocolate Fudge Easter Cakes     Ingredients   140g soft butter 140g golden caster sugar 3 medium eggs 100g self-raising flour 25g cocoa, sifted   For the frosting   85g milk chocolate, broken 85g soft butter 140g icing sugar, sifted 2 35g/1½oz packs white chocolate Maltesers, mini foil-wrapped chocolate eggs. We use Fairtrade Divine…

Summer

We had a wonderful summer break over the Christmas and New Year season. We spent our spare time at Semaphore beach in South Australia. It was a wonderful break to enjoy the beach where I regularly spent time with my friends, when I was a teenager, over the summer holidays.     I enjoyed some…

The Block Kitchen + Bar

Originally posted on thedinediary:
This is the an adorable little restaurant in Banff, serving a fusion of Asian-Western food. Block Kitchen + Bar is located in the heart of busy Banff, with a self-described “urban rustic”feel. Indeed, adding to the feel of the place, were the thoughtful decorations, including wooden ceilings and serving dishes. The…

Red House

  This week I have been in North Adelaide and Bowden, near the CBD of Adelaide. I stopped at this cafe for a refreshing pot of English Breakfast tea.     The cafe is in the heritage building of the railway station for North Adelaide train stop. They have nailed the interior and gardens with…

The Original Pancake Kitchen

The Original Pancke Kitchen is one of those kitschy places in the CBD. Open 24/7, there motto is they never close. It has been a place where I have gone with my friends during High School and College. And now featuring the guy who appears in all my photos. Their pancakes are the best. They…

Triple-Chocolate Cake

Originally posted on Egos & Buffaloes:
Chocolate lovers rejoice! This rich cake features three kinds of chocolate: cocoa, bittersweet chocolate, and milk chocolate. And you get chocolate in the cake batter, the filling and the glaze. Serves 16 (serving size: 1 slice) Ingredients Cake: 1 cup boiling water 1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa,…

Hahndorf

I hope everyone enjoyed their Easter. I took a break and had a rest over the weekend. Life has been go, go, go. We caught up with some friends and had some time out.     Recently I visited Hahndorf in the Adelaide Hills. It is the beginning of Autumn. The weather is perfect and…

Cupcake and Dessert walking tour in Adelaide

On the 11th of April a guided walking tour is available in Adelaide  starting on Gouger Street. The 3 hour tour start at 10am and the cost is $49. The tour is hosted by Rosie. To book call on 1300 394 041. The tours will be regular for a couple of months. Further information is…