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Unicorn Pancakes Are A Thing Now Because Of Course They Are

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Calling all tossers! It's time to unleash your inner unicorn this Pancake Day. 2017 is all but officially the year of the horned mystical creature and no, not even Shrove Tuesday...

28/02/2017

These Geode Gem Stone Cakes Are Literally Too Pretty To Eat

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When we think of our dream occasion cake, pretty and intricate come to mind, but precious, sparkly af EDIBLE gem stones? That's only in our imagination. Until now. Let us introduce...

11/07/2016

Iceland Is Now Selling Vegan Ice Cream And We're Already Salivating

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For all those times you've had to stand by and watch your non-vegan, non GF pals dig into a Mr Whippy, proudly dribbling it down their front, well those days are over my friend...

04/07/2016

All Your Sweet Dreams Have Come True As Krispy Kreme Have Opened A Doughnut-Dispensing ATM

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The Monday Blues are the worst but the masters in creating deliciously-filled circular-shaped baking goods have the perfect cure as the first themed hole in the wall has launched...

09/05/2016

Does Music Change The Way Our Food Tastes?

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Everyone knows that when you go out for dinner, the better the atmosphere means the better your meal will be - bad surroundings can leave a bitter taste in your mouth. But how...

31/03/2016

Newly-unwedded Couples Are Celebrating With Divorce Cakes And It's Hilarious And Only A Little Depressing

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It used to be that divorce was a sad occasion. But, depending on how much you hate your ex, it might be the most joyous part of your year. We've seen divorce parties, divorce...

03/03/2016

25 Recipes That Prove Chocolate and Peanut Butter Are A Match Made In Food Heaven

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Is there a combination better than chocolate and Peanut Butter? We think not. Eggs and bacon, mac and cheese, peaches and cream are all great combinations we know but nothing...

14/10/2015

Top 10 Gin And Tonic Cake Recipes You Need In Your Life

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Moist, zingy and with an added alcoholic kick, G&T cakes are our favourite new thing and will be yours too after you see these recipes. Any way to consume more gin is OK with us...

12/06/2015

20 Boozy Desserts That Prove Cake and Alcohol Is A Match Made In Heaven

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We mean yeah, desserts are good but alcoholic desserts are so much better. Two birds...One stone. That's all we're saying. Just looking at the recipes will make you a little tipsy...

08/06/2015

15 Outrageous Cheesecakes Recipes

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With a soft creamy top, and crunchy base, cheesecakes make for the perfect pudding. From a classic New York style cheesecake, to a rich chocolate brownie option, here are 15 outra...

17/04/2015

37 Delicious Cakes Of Instagram: Time To Get Baking!

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WARNING: Do NOT read this on an empty stomach, you will NOT cope well. Since it's National Cake Week and since us girls would give up most things before we give up our sweet treats...

10/10/2014

10 Of The BEST Sweet Treats We Have America To Thank For

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America has given Britain a LOT to be grateful for, especially when it comes to food. Burgers, hot dogs and peanut butter anyone? America we salute you! Best of all, the US has...

30/06/2014

The Craziest Food Hybrids Ever: Genius Or Just Gross?

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If the happiest day of your life was when croissant met doughnut and spawned a sugary lovechild then never fear, the cronut craze isn't over yet. Luckily for you, there are also...

15/11/2013

The 8 Great British Bake Off cookbooks you need in your life

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If, like us, you can’t remember life before the Great British Bake Off, don’t worry, we’ve found a way struggling through the impending months of mundanity – Great British Bake...

23/10/2013

Making jam

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Jam on your morning toast or afternoon scone is a comfort and a treat, and when you can say your blueberry jam is home made it's an added source of pride! Making your very own...

19/01/2009

Caramel

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Home made caramel is a perilous exercise that often leads to disaster, but once you get the hang of it it's easy. Here’s how to make a real home made liquid caramel and all its...

31/10/2008

Ice cream

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Summer, the sun, bikinis and ice cream! What’s more refreshing than a cold ice cream when the temperature rises? And today, with ice cream makers more easily available, making...

31/10/2008

Sorbet

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Sorbets are often colourful, always deliciously fruity, always refreshing and a lot less calorific than ice cream. A simple mix of water, fruit and sugar, sorbets are ideal if...

31/10/2008

How to make candied fruit

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Bright colours, funny shapes, soft texture and flavours from yesteryear...candied fruit remains a favourite, especially on special occasions. But we rarely dare make it ourselves...

31/10/2008

Types of sugar

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Although sugar is more and more criticised these days, it is still just as appreciated. Sugar is an important ingredient in cooking. To find out all about the different types...

31/10/2008