No otha' bruthas' can deny... and so on... What is about sweet things like big dirty chocolate cakes, drippy sticky toffee pudding, and oozing eclairs that always seem to grab people's attention? I could write fresh and healthy recipes everyday for the rest of my life, and they would still never get the same reaction as the oooohing and aaaahing that a great big, filthy slice of gooey, dark chocolate brownie manages to draw. Some of the first recipes I ever cooke, were baking ones, and to this day it's one of my favourite forms of cooking in the kitchen. I have cooked Swedish cinnamon buns to their death at this stage, but they have to be one of the best baking discoveries I've come across in the last 5 years.Continue reading >>
Earlier this year, many food writers made their predictions for 2011's hottest food trends, and one of the big things mentioned again and again was the rise in popularity of home baking. Rather than trying to find something to topple the mighty cupcake, baking in general is being made cool again.
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Getting homemade pizza right is a real art, I used to make it a lot when I was a kid and slowly perfected it over the years! One of my favourite things to do was to try different topping combinations from Asparagus and Spinach, to Feta and Rocket. One of the great things about pizza is that it's just so customisable. I also recommend experimenting with the tomato sauce as it can really enhance the overall flavour.Continue reading >>