Dark Chocolate Prune Tart

I make lots of chocolate cakes & tarts and while there is no way to make them completely healthy and caloriefree (is that a word?) I try make sure I have done a workout first and also used really good quality ingredients. If you keep the cocoa solids content high then the resulting chewy chocolaty tart will be worth it. Made with a mix of … Continue reading Dark Chocolate Prune Tart

Chocolate Sable Biscuits …. Not your average biscuit

Its Lent and my daughter has given up jellies and her will power is admirable. Even when others are eating jellies around her, she remembers her promise. She asked her Dad to give up chocolate with her but I’m not sure how that is going as there was a box of these in the press last week and now the’re all gone….. I’m not that … Continue reading Chocolate Sable Biscuits …. Not your average biscuit

Gooey Chocolate Cake ….. Repeat Gooey

I have been struggling to post for a while, so little time so many recipes. typing this right now, I’m multitasking between email on the work laptop, a paella on the hob and loading up the photos from this delicious extra gooey chocolate cake.  (All this is by way of getting sympathy from those close to home!) Chocolate gets lots of brownie points in my … Continue reading Gooey Chocolate Cake ….. Repeat Gooey

Chocolate and Caramel Tarts

Chocolate and Caramel, a match made in heaven, add some berries for a delicious contrast and this makes a great dessert. Easy to make and even easier if you buy a good quality short crust pastry but you didn’t hear that from me. The only thing to watch about this recipe is the caramel, so if you have small kids about the house, make sure … Continue reading Chocolate and Caramel Tarts