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Ten-pin cake

I was given a hemisphere cake tin for Christmas.  The cake comes out well ~50% of the time…. unfortunately you need two hemispheres to make a bowling ball. It almost worked.  At least the chocolate brownies behaved!  They are surprisingly … Continue reading

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Black-forest trifle – dairy *and* gluten free!

I challenged myself this weekend to make an interesting dessert when having a friend around for lunch who is intolerant of both dairy and gluten… It came out surprisingly well!  Sadly I forgot to take a photo, but hey. Three … Continue reading

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Chocolate Brownies….

Not my own recipe, but a slightly adapted version of this: http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/recipes/triplechocolatebrown_7685 I swapped the pecans for walnuts and added more flour. Then I made a surf-[e]-it of brownies.  Pun entirely intended, but not my fault. For a friend who’s … Continue reading

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Chocolate Coconut Wedge

This is a bit like tiffin, but not as rich (so you can eat MORE of it!  Ahem).  No oven-cooking required, but it must be left to set. Ingredients: 200g Jacob’s cream crackers (1 of the smaller packets) 100g butter … Continue reading

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