Easy Chocolate Brownies

An easy chocolate brownie recipe using real chocolate and rich cocoa powder. Moist and fudgy with just the right gooey centre and a beautiful flakey crust.

easy chocolate brownies cut into squares

Lindt Chocolates

They say that anyone can buy a good house, but good neighbours are priceless. We happen to be blessed with the most wonderful neighbours in our whole building.



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Sour Cream Chocolate Cake

This Sour Cream Chocolate Cake is the only chocolate cake recipe you will ever need for birthdays and celebrations. Recipe with step-by-step photos.

sour cream chocolate cake on plate with slice removed

Sour-Cream Chocolate Cake

This is the chocolate cake recipe I turn to for every birthday party celebration in our family. And even if there is not a birthday event in sight, if I just simply have a craving for chocolate cake, this is quite simply, the best chocolate cake.



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Queen of Sheba Cake (Reine de Saba)

Recipe with step-by-step photos for a Queen of Sheba Cake (or Reine de Saba), made famous by Julia Child. It is a French chocolate and almond cake which is light, moist and gluten-free.

slice of queen of sheba cake (reine de saba) on white cake stand with silver cake knife

Queen of Sheba Cake (Reine de Saba)

I am conscious that I have quite a few recipes for chocolate cake on this blog, but I suppose one more can’t hurt …

This recipe for Queen of Sheba Cake (or Reine de Saba) was given to me by my French mother-in-law after some pleading on my part. One afternoon, after she had served a procession of five courses at lunch, she brought out this beauty for dessert, a plain chocolate cake which tasted anything but.



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Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

A moist and addictive Chocolate Chip Banana Bread with the tasty addition of peanut butter. The perfect banana bread recipe for any overripe bananas.

slice of chocolate chip banana bread on wire rack

Banana Bread Recipe

I know it sounds cliché, but there really is no better use for over-ripe bananas than to make them into a banana bread of some sort.

I usually reserve such bananas for my Easy Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting, but as I wanted something a bit more homely today, I thought a Chocolate Chip Banana Bread was more fitting.



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Marble Bundt Cake

A delicious and welcoming Marble Cake, perfect for any occasion. Step-by-step recipe for an easy and moist marble cake, which looks spectacular baked in a bundt tin and topped with a chocolate glaze.

marble cake on metal tray with blue napkin and baking utensils

Marble Cake

A traditional marble cake, baked in a loaf tin, is something which my husband’s great-aunt frequently makes whenever we visit her in France. But I thought I would give my own spin on a gâteau marbré by baking it in one of my many bundt pans and adding a decadent chocolate glaze.



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