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Monochrome Chocolate Cake with Hamsa motif

Monochrome Chocolate Cake with Hamsa motif

This is a real chocolate cake, made with good quality dark chocolate, and you can really taste the difference. The fudge frosting can be made with any form of chocolate (here’s a similar version) but here I’ve mixed it up a bit and used white. This way, I could decorate […]

April 3, 2014 ×

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Real Chocolate, Chocolate Cake

Real Chocolate, Chocolate Cake

Chocolate cake without melted chocolate? That’s criminal. Here’s my simple recipe for real chocolate chocolate cake. Tried and true and featured in Gourmet Magazine, Middle East. Ingredients: 200g dark chocolate, chopped 200g butter, softened 1 cup castor sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 3 eggs 1 1/2 cups self-raising flour 1/2 cup […]

January 23, 2012 ×

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Lamingtons – the great Australian cheat

Lamingtons – the great Australian cheat

I’ve only been baking for a year or two. I used to think that making cakes is hard. I presume a conspiracy of the Australian CWA (Country Women’s Association) and other organization similar. They got into our heads that cakes had to be perfect, and perfect meant the way they […]

December 6, 2011 ×