chocolate


Nutella & Pistachio Brownie Pizza (Gluten Free) 4

My recent post on easy ultimate pizza dough had me thinking about how many pizzas (pizze, for the Italian plural) I’ve made over the years; how many varieties, how many different crusts, how many people I’ve fed with them, AND, how many places – even different countries –  I’ve eaten them. […]

close up picture of a wedge of Nutella pistachio chocolate pizza

S’Mores Candy

If you had to pick one sweet treat that’s synonymous with summer it would be s’mores, and with this easy to make recipe for S’Mores Candy, there’s no campfire needed! Is there anything better than a 3-ingredient recipe, especially one that delivers this much flavour & fun!


Triple Chocolate Brownies

If someone were to compile a list of all time favourite desserts I’d bet my last bar of premium 70% chocolate that brownies would be in the top 5! When something remains popular for decades it’s for good reason. This recipe which I’ve adapted (many times) from the joy of baking […]


Nutella Hazelnut Cups 2

I’ve been making peanut butter cups for so long that it was really just a matter of time until I felt the urge to fill them with something else. I’d already double stuffed them (and added peanuts) and once even experimented with… spiced peanuts. Yea… not so good. But, adding Nutella & hazelnuts… […]


Chocolate Salame/salame al cioccolato

There are some recipe ideas that grab you and just won’t seem to let go – such was the case with this delightful idea from Cucina Italiana! 


Ultimate Gooey Gluten Free Espresso Double Chocolate Brownies 2

It’s been awhile since I made these GF Espresso Double Chocolate Brownies, when I got a lot of feedback from some very keen & eager samplers! With Valentine’s Day fast approaching my thoughts naturally turn to sweets, desserts (not that I need an excuse..!) and most notably, chocolate. I decided to take […]


Nutella & Banana Gluten Free Crêpes from America’s Test Kitchen 2

Would you be surprised to read that I’m beginning to enjoy my gluten free education…??? I’m honestly surprised that I’m saying it, but in looking back it’s been a long time coming. You could say, I’m getting the hang of it. All it’s taken is months and months of trial & error, […]


Gluten Free Chocolate Hazelnut Crackle Cookies 2

It’s once again the time of year when we’re all oh-so very busy with the festive season. For many of us there’s more work, which is obviously fantastic, and for many there’s also more fun. Holiday parties. Finding time to get together to meet old friends. Shopping. Cooking. Decorating. Whew… […]


Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

It really is the simple things in life that mean the most. The latest best simple thing I’ve been lucky enough to find…? This recipe. I can’t tell you how long it’s been since I’ve been able to eat and enjoy a home-made chocolate chip cookie, or any cookie for […]

Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies