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Banana Cupcakes with White Chocolate Ganache

Banana Cupcakes with White Chocolate Ganache

Want to take banana cupcakes to the next level? How about adding white chocolate ganache icing with this quick and easy recipe? They taste so good you may have to have the oven on stand by for another batch!

Easy Bake Scones

Easy Bake Scones

Devonshire Tea never tasted so good with these easy bake scones. Served with strawberry jam and whipped Chantilly cream, take a step back to yesteryear and enjoy a simple yet elegant afternoon tea!

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Need a cake that is delicious, moist and gluten intolerance friendly? Never fear, Flourless Chocolate Cake is here!

Pecan Pie Bars

Pecan Pie Bars

Holy moly me-oh-my, we cant get enough of Pecan Pie, so we baked these Pecan Pie Bars! Check out the mouth-watering recipe here

Coffee Brownies with chocolate Drizzle

Coffee Brownies with chocolate Drizzle

These Coffee Brownies not only satisfy your brownie cravings, but have a hint of coffee to get you through the day! Check out our recipe here

Marbled Cheesecake Brownies

Marbled Cheesecake Brownies

Can't decide between Cheesecake or Brownies? Well why not have both with these heavenly Marbled Cheesecake Brownies! View our recipe here:

Four Spice Chocolate Brownies

Four Spice Chocolate Brownies

Looking for a way to spice up your life? These Spiced Chocolate Brownies are a great start! View our tasty recipe here

Lemon Bars

Lemon Bars

These Lemon Bars are the perfect surprise to put in your Kid's lunchbox, or your lunchbox for that matter! View the tangy recipe here:

Chocolate Peppermint Bark

Chocolate Peppermint Bark

This recipe for Chocolate Peppermint Bark will have you barking up the RIGHT tree! Simple, sweet and minty!

Strawberry Linzer Bar Cookies

Strawberry Linzer Bar Cookies

Here is our recipe for a bar adaption of the famous Linzer Torte. You won't believe how beautifully they turn out!

Fudgy Walnut Studded Brownies

Fudgy Walnut Studded Brownies

Who doesn't love a little bit of crunch in their brownie? You will go nuts for these Fudgy Walnut Studded Brownies!

Pumpkin White Chocolate Bread Pudding

Pumpkin White Chocolate Bread Pudding

We all love a good bread pudding, but why not bump it up a few levels with this recipe for Pumpkin and White Chocolate Bread Pudding?

Sweet Potato Loaf

Sweet Potato Loaf

Did you know that the mainly savoury Sweet Potato is fantastic in desserts? Taste for youself with this Sweet Potato Loaf recipe

Blueberry Walnut Streusel Muffins

Blueberry Walnut Streusel Muffins

Crumbly streusel and the soft muffin meet and combine to create these fantastic Blueberry Walnut Streusel Muffins. Perfect for afternoon tea or a lunchbox snack!

Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits

Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits

Look at these flaky, delicious biscuits that melt in your mouth. Sound like your cup of tea? Try these Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits!

Cherry Almond Granola

Cherry Almond Granola

Craving something sweet and filling for breakfast? Why not make your own Cherry Almond Granola!

Raspberry Parisian Macarons

Raspberry Parisian Macarons

Take your tastebuds to Paris with these beautiful and romantic Raspberry Macarons. View the recipe here:

Butterscotch Cookies

Butterscotch Cookies

Butterscotch Cookies-rich, creamy, sweet and super dooper delicious! Check out our recipe for these irresistible little bikkies here:

Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies

We are going nuts for these Peanut Butter cookies!

Lemon Butter Cookies with Lemon Glaze

Lemon Butter Cookies with Lemon Glaze

These Lemon Butter Cookies are the perfect partner for your cup of tea! Check out our zesty recipe here:

Ice Cream Sundae in a Cookie Cup

Ice Cream Sundae in a Cookie Cup

Looking for that perfect after school treat for the kids? How about an Ice Cream Sundae served in a cookie cup!

Ginger Molasses Cookies

Ginger Molasses Cookies

Join the dark side with these Ginger and Blackstrap Molasses cookies! View our delicious cookie recipe here:

Butter Cookies

Butter Cookies

You can't go wrong with a simple Butter Cookie! They are the perfect treat with a warm cuppa. Check out our recipe here:

Double Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Double Chocolate Chunk Cookies

What type of chocolate would you add to your choc-chip cookies? We have chosen white and milk chocolate for these Double Choc Chunk Cookies!

Cocoa Nib Biscotti

Cocoa Nib Biscotti

What's better than baked biscuits? Twice baked biscuits! We are going crazy over this Cocoa Nib Biscotti recipe!

Macadamia Shortbread Cookies

Macadamia Shortbread Cookies

Take your shortbread to another level by adding some Macadamia nuts to the mix! Try our recipe for Macadamia Shortbread Cookies here:

Mango and Passionfruit Buckle

Mango and Passionfruit Buckle

Feeling fruity? This Mango and Passionfruit Buckle is sure to satisfy. So delish!

Chocolate Orange Pudding Pie with Pretzel Crust

Chocolate Orange Pudding Pie with Pretzel Crust

Have you ever considered using pretzels as a base for your pie? We tried it and the results were ah-mazing! Check out the recipe for Chocolate Orange Pudding Pie with a Pretzel Crust here:

Macadamia, Ricotta and Berry Tarts

Macadamia, Ricotta and Berry Tarts

Fancy little tarts aren't just for high tea! Try making these Macadamia, Ricotta and Berry Tarts at home for a morning or afternoon delight!

Rosemary Orange Crème Brulee

Rosemary Orange Crème Brulee

We got a little bit fancy today with this exquisite Rosemary Orange Crème Brulee. We seriously recommend it… like seriously!

Gingerbread Cookies

Gingerbread Cookies

Gingerbread Cookies- a Christmas favourite! Use them for building gingerbread houses, centrepieces or for dunking in your cup of tea

Champagne Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Champagne Cake with Buttercream Frosting

This Champagne Cake with Buttercream Frosting is the ultimate celebration cake! Check out our recipe here:

Chocolate Hazelnut Crispy Treats

Chocolate Hazelnut Crispy Treats

Chocolate + Hazelnut + Rice Crispy Treats= School holiday heaven. View the recipe for Choc-Hazelnut Rice Crispy Treats here:

Chocolate and Vanilla Sandwich Cookies

Chocolate and Vanilla Sandwich Cookies

Have a little spare time on your hands? Why not bake a batch of these classic Chocolate and Vanilla Sandwich cookies? You will be thanking yourself for it!

Bourbon Butterscotch Sauce

Bourbon Butterscotch Sauce

Have you been searching for the perfect sauce to pair with your desserts? Try this insanely delicious Bourbon Butterscotch Sauce!

Fluffy Coconut Chocolate Cupcakes

Fluffy Coconut Chocolate Cupcakes

These Fluffy Coconut Chocolate Cupcakes are our take on an edible snowball that will MORE than make up for the absence of the real deal during this Australian Winter!

Apple and Dried Cherry Strudel

Apple and Dried Cherry Strudel

Making Strudel is the perfect rainy day activity! It passes the time and the end result is super tasty. Have a look at our recipe for Apple and Dried Cherry Strudel here

Frosted Tea Time Blondies

Frosted Tea Time Blondies

It is finally Winter. The grass is frosty, the glass is frosty and so are these Blondies we baked! We can’t get enough of these Frosted Teatime Blondies!

Pumpkin Spice Cake with Spiced Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Spice Cake with Spiced Cream Cheese Frosting

This Pumpkin Spice Cake with Spiced Cream Cheese Frosting has 'Autumn' written all over it. Watch the leaves fall whilst enjoying a slice of this baked delight!

White Chocolate Raspberry Charlotte

White Chocolate Raspberry Charlotte

Welcome to the season of flowers, green grass and horse racing! Start spring in style with this White Chocolate Raspberry Charlotte

Red, White and Blueberry Cupcakes

Red, White and Blueberry Cupcakes

Happy 4th of July! Even though we don't celebrate the holiday in Australia, any excuse is a good excuse to bake! Try our recipe for these all-American Red, White and Blueberry Cupcakes

Guinness Fruit Cake

Guinness Fruit Cake

We are LOVING this Guinness Fruit Cake at the moment, perfect for your Father's Day celebrations!

Pink Heart Crispy Cakes

Pink Heart Crispy Cakes

Happy Mother's Day! These Pink Heart Crispy Cakes are the perfect way to show Mum that you love her!

Conversation Heart Cakelettes

Conversation Heart Cakelettes

These Conversation Heart Cakelettes are sure to win the heart of your loved one! View the simple recipe here:

Balsamic Poached Pears

Balsamic Poached Pears

Balsamic vinegar and pears are an unlikely pair, but boy do they taste incredible together! Try our recipe for Balsamic Poached Pears with ice-cream, whipped cream or whatever you desire!

Classic Banana Bread

Classic Banana Bread

Don’t throw out your over ripe Bananas- they taste incredible in your baking! Try using them in this recipe for Banana Bread

Rustic Apple Tart with Caramel and Wine Sauce

Rustic Apple Tart with Caramel and Wine Sauce

Autumn is here and you know what that means- stewed fruit, fallen leaves and hues of orange, red and brown! This Rustic Apple Tart with a Caramel and Wine sauce is the perfect way to start the season!

Caramel Squares

Caramel Squares

It's hip to be square! These smooth Caramel Squares are perfect as a gift or an afternoon treat.

Savoury Olive and Rosemary Brown Butter Biscotti

Savoury Olive and Rosemary Brown Butter Biscotti

Sweet or savoury...Cant decide? These Savoury Olive and Rosemary Brown Butter Biscotti are the happy medium!

Baked Chocolate Donuts with Ganache

Baked Chocolate Donuts with Ganache

Your 'End of the Week' treat is right here- Baked Chocolate Donuts with Ganache Glaze *drools*

Orange Pound Cake

Orange Pound Cake

A little bit of citrus and a lot of cake! Try out our recipe for a delicious Orange Pound Cake here

Irish Soda Bread with Maple Butter

Irish Soda Bread with Maple Butter

Happy St Patrick's Day! We are celebrating with a pint of beer and this delicious Irish Soda Loaf, served with maple butter!

Brown Butter Pecan Cinnamon Bars

Brown Butter Pecan Cinnamon Bars

We have found the perfect Autumn snack- Brown Butter Pecan Cinnamon Bars! Filling and delicious.

Jam Filled Thumbprint Cookies

Jam Filled Thumbprint Cookies

Need an activity to keep the kids busy these school holidays? Why not try bringing them into the kitchen to bake these wonderful Jam Filled Thumbprint Cookies?!

Cream Filled Chocolate Cupcakes

Cream Filled Chocolate Cupcakes

These Cream Filled Chocolate Cupcakes are the perfect balance of rich and light and are ideal for a late night delight!

Baklava with Honey & Chamomile Syrup

Baklava with Honey & Chamomile Syrup

We've put a twist on the classic Baklava by adding some cool, calm chamomile to the syrup! Check out our take on Baklava here:

Butterscotch Apple Pie with Candied Bacon Sprinkles

Butterscotch Apple Pie with Candied Bacon Sprinkles

This Butterscotch Apple Pie with Candied Bacon Sprinkles is 'bakin' us crazy! Try it for yourself…

Quinoa and Oat Cherry Crisp

Quinoa and Oat Cherry Crisp

This Quinoa and Oat Cherry Crumble is not only a delicious dessert, but is packed with fibre (as well as flavour)!

Coconut Macaroons

Coconut Macaroons

Coconut Macaroons are so easy to make and are simply irresistible! We are loving this recipe, try it out for yourself:

Royal Icing

Royal Icing

Royal icing is the perfect finishing touch for your cakes, cookies and baking delights! View our simple and quick recipe here:

Orange Almond Torte

Orange Almond Torte

The combination or orange, almond and chocolate in this torte is sure to have you coming back for more!

Vanilla Triple Layer Cake with Ermine Frosting

Vanilla Triple Layer Cake with Ermine Frosting

Ermine Frosting is light, fluffy and a wonderful finishing touch to your cake. We have paired this wonder of a frosting with a delicious Vanilla Cake. View our recipe here:

Mocha Melted Ice Cream Cake

Mocha Melted Ice Cream Cake

Ice cream or cake? Have both with this delicious Mocha Ice Cream Cake

Strawberry Pound Cake with Vanilla Whipped Cream

Strawberry Pound Cake with Vanilla Whipped Cream

We have paired the classic pound cake with strawberries and vanilla whipped cream to bring you a dessert that won't disappoint! Check out the delectable recipe here:

Soufflé with Strawberry Sauce

Soufflé with Strawberry Sauce

Looking to finish off your family feast with something fancy? Try this incredible Soufflé with Strawberry Sauce- Ooh la la!

Chocolate Peanut Butter Tart

Chocolate Peanut Butter Tart

Smooth peanut butter… creamy chocolate… crisp pastry…. Have we got your mouth watering yet? This Chocolate Peanut Butter Tart is everything good all mixed into one!

Mini Chocolate Layer Cake with Blackberry Frosting

Mini Chocolate Layer Cake with Blackberry Frosting

A hint of Black Forrest, a dash of simplicity and a whole lot of flavour. These Mini Chocolate Layer cakes with Blackberry Frosting are hard to resist! Try them out for yourself here:

Lemon Thyme Cakes

Lemon Thyme Cakes

Pressed for thyme? Don’t worry, these Lemon and Thyme cakes are quick and easy to whip up! View the recipe here:

Baked Pumpkin Spice Donut

Baked Pumpkin Spice Donut

Wanting to make donuts but don't have a deep fryer? Don't worry, this recipe for Baked Pumpkin donuts is just as good, if not better than fried donuts!

Strawberry Shortcake Baked Alaska

Strawberry Shortcake Baked Alaska

This show-stopping dessert is a combination of all things wonderful- ice-cream, cake, strawberries and meringue! Try this recipe for a Strawberry Baked Alaska today!

Turtle Cheesecake

Turtle Cheesecake

Don’t be alarmed! Our recipe for Turtle Cheesecake does not contain turtles, but a combination of smooth caramel, decadent chocolates and crunchy nuts... it is SERIOUSLY delicious!

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Get fruity with this gorgeous Pineapple Upside-down cake! It definitely has our mouths watering! Check out the recipe here:

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Whilst the name may suggest otherwise, sour cream is the perfect ingredient to use in your baking, keeping cakes moist and rich. We have paired it with cinnamon and pecans in this delicious recipe for Sour Cream Coffee Cake.

Apple Spice Cupcakes with Bourbon Buttercream

Apple Spice Cupcakes with Bourbon Buttercream

These Apple Spice Cupcakes are sure to satisfy your dessert cravings. And guess what? They have a delicious and naughty twist- Bourbon Buttercream frosting! Try and resist them

Cream Cheese Pound Cake

Cream Cheese Pound Cake

This Cream Cheese Pound Cake is a classic with a twist. Rich, moist, light and fluffy!

Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Cake

Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Cake

We took Pecan Pie up a notch by pairing it with Chocolate and Bourbon- it definitely did not disappoint! Give it a go:

Buttermilk Pound Cake

Buttermilk Pound Cake

A tangy twist on an old classic! Introducing the Buttermilk Pound Cake

Diner Style Chocolate Cake

Diner Style Chocolate Cake

This Diner-Style Chocolate cake is the chocolate cake to replace all other chocolate cakes! Here is our drool worthy recipe:

Carrot Cake

Carrot Cake

What is more classic than a Carrot cake? The perfect combination of sweet and savoury ingredients. Who knew vegetables could be so delicious?

Glazed Lemon Blueberry Cake

Glazed Lemon Blueberry Cake

Our Glazed Lemon Blueberry Cake is sure to impress at your next coffee catch up. Follow the recipe here:

Cherry Cheesecake Parfait

Cherry Cheesecake Parfait

Cherries + Cheesecake = Pure bliss! Be taken to your happy place with this Cherry Cheesecake Parfait. Try them for yourself here:

Almond and Olive oil Cake

Almond and Olive oil Cake

This Almond and Olive Oil cake is sophisticated, moist and irresistible! You deserve a slice of this delight, so view our recipe here

Chocolate and Berry Tarts with Hazelnut Crust

Chocolate and Berry Tarts with Hazelnut Crust

These perfectly portioned Chocolate Berry Tarts with Hazelnut Crust are perfect for your next party or dinner event! Explore the recipe here:

Chocolate Peanut Butter Snack Cake

Chocolate Peanut Butter Snack Cake

There is a big debate surrounding the 'best flavour combination of all time', but after tasting this cake, we think the answer is pretty clear. View our melt in your mouth Chocolate Peanut Butter Snack Cake recipe here:

Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon Rolls

Stop, drop and Cinnamon Roll! We can't get enough of these spiced delights, they are the perfect morning or afternoon tea snack.

Cranberry Champagne Cake

Cranberry Champagne Cake

Do you have some Champagne left over from your Christmas celebrations? Why not use it to create this delicious Champagne and Cranberry Cake!

Italian Meringue Buttercream

Italian Meringue Buttercream

Italian Meringue Buttercream is a shiny, versatile and delicious frosting, perfect for a multitude of cakes. Check out our recipe here:

No Bake Peanut Butter Crispy Treats

No Bake Peanut Butter Crispy Treats

These No-Bake Peanut Butter Crispy Treats are the perfect addition to any child's lunchbox (and any adult's lunchbox too)! Check out the recipe here:

Red Velvet Cake

Red Velvet Cake

Smooth, light, fluffy and delicious. Bring the Red Velvet dream to life with our delicious recipe:

Snicker Doodle Cookies

Snicker Doodle Cookies

Craving cinnamon? Try whipping up a batch of these yummy little guys. View our recipe for Snicker doodle Cookies here:

Whoopie Pies with Peanut Butter Filling

Whoopie Pies with Peanut Butter Filling

These Whoopie Pies filled with a Peanut Butter cream will have you screaming 'Whoopie!!"

Lemon Ricotta Pancakes

Lemon Ricotta Pancakes

What better way to start the weekend than with these incredible Lemon Ricotta Pancakes?!

Rosemary Flaky Biscuits

Rosemary Flaky Biscuits

The use of rosemary in your kitchen doesn’t have to be limited to your Sunday roast. Why not try adding it to your baking, like in these Rosemary Flaky Biscuits?

Caramel Pumpkin Cheesecake Squares

Caramel Pumpkin Cheesecake Squares

Sweet meets savoury with these delicious Caramel Pumpkin Cheesecake Squares. Try piping some Halloween-themed designs on top for a spooky Halloween treat!

Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars

Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars

Make it Peanut Butter-Jelly time all the time with these scrumptious Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars!

Gluten free Buckwheat pancakes

Gluten free Buckwheat pancakes

What is more wonderful than pancakes for breakfast? Gluten-Free Buckwheat Pancakes! These babies are light, fluffy, wholesome and filling. Perfect when paired with honey, fruit and if you are feeling a little cheeky… even chocolate! Try them for yourself!

Gooey Triple choclate Brownies

Gooey Triple choclate Brownies

Ok, so we're a bit obsessed with these Double choc chip gooey chocolate brownies!

Butter cake with Orange Zest

Butter cake with Orange Zest

You can’t go past a great classic baked recipe and this butter cake with orange zest certainly doesn’t disappoint! You can use this recipe as a great base and add your own tweak but with orange zest and sprinkles of icing sugar, it sure is hard to beat!

Brownie Pops

Brownie Pops

Who knew Brownies could be so much fun with dipping them in chocolate and sprinkles. And the kids will love helping you in the kitchen; baking these delicious chocolatey bite size pops!

Flakey Pastry Heart Stack

Flakey Pastry Heart Stack

Ah Spring, the season of love. Whether you'd like to treat your sweetie pie to romantic night in, or treat the whole family to a delicious and fun berry dessert, you'll love this Flakey Pastry heart stack. It's delicious!

Coconut Cake

Coconut Cake

What a treat morning tea will be with this delicious buttery cake and coconut flavoured Italian Meringue Buttercream! You can use shredded coconut for garnishing or why not try shards from fresh coconut for a more moist result.

Cheesecake muffins with Raspberry Swirl

Cheesecake muffins with Raspberry Swirl

Baked cheesecakes are such a family favourite and with a swirl of raspberry puree, it not only adds colour but also cuts through the richness of the cheesecake.

Layered Choc mousse cake

Layered Choc mousse cake

If you have problems choosing what kind of chocolate is your favourite, then this triple layered mousse cake is a great solution as it has all 3! Dark Chocolate, milk chocolate and white chocolate... how can you go wrong?? We think it would be great for a birthday party. And a small piece definitely goes a long way too!

Lamingtons

Lamingtons

You know what…. it doesn’t have to be Australia Day for you to enjoy these light and fluffy lamingtons although it’s hard not to sing “Advance Australia Fair” when they taste this good!

Rosewater marshmallows

Rosewater marshmallows

If you’ve ever been to a fete, homemade marshmallows are a trusted bake sale item. Rosewater essence has been used in this recipe as the main flavour however you could also use Orange Blossom or any kind of essence or colouring! This is also one of our favourite recipes to make as a homemade gift for friends.

Caramel Cake with Popcorn

Caramel Cake with Popcorn

What a showstopper this lusciously rich caramel cake is with salted caramel drizzled over slightly sweet and salty popcorn! Be prepared for everyone present wanting to take photo’s and almost not wanting to have a piece, so they don’t destroy your masterpiece… well almost!!!

Pistachio Eclair

Pistachio Eclair

This dish is not for the faint hearted, as you’ll be putting a lot of techniques to the test starting from Choux pastry through to Crème Patissiere a.k.a. custard filling. But when it’s all said and done, it’s 100 percent completely worth the effort!

Gluten Free chocolate cake

Gluten Free chocolate cake

We've had so many requests for Gluten free recipes, and we HAD to share our favourite gluten free chocolate cake with you. This decadently rich chocolate cake with a dusting of cocoa powder screams for a dollop or two of double thickened cream and perhaps a little chocolate sauce (just because…) but honestly who knew “Gluten Free” could taste so good! This delicious cake is super easy to make with hardly any ingredients and is the perfect indulgent treat.

Nutella Coffee loaf

Nutella Coffee loaf

Need a mid- winter pick me up?? This Nutella Coffee loaf is sure to hit the spot. Depending on how much of a coffee lover you are, you can easily adjust the quantity of coffee to either be a subtle flavour or quite a powerful caffeine hit! Try serving it with a cup of hot coffee to really intensify the hazelnut coffee flavour…

Smore Cupcakes

Smore Cupcakes

If you've been lucky enough to visit the USA we're sure you've tried or at least heard of Smores. Smore’s are a delicious combination of Hershey’s Chocolate, Graham Crackers and Marshmallows synonymous with American camping but we figure, why not be able to have it all the time… so have developed this deliciously rich Smore cupcake that can be eaten anywhere, anytime!! These are sooooo delicious!!

Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

by Cupcake Central

The secret to delicious chocolate frosting is to use great quality chocolate. We use Callebaut Belgian cocoa and dark chocolate (callets) in our recipes because it gives such a rich and smooth chocolate flavour due to its superb quality.

Lemon Meringue Cupcakes

Lemon Meringue Cupcakes

We love cupcakes, and we love meringue, so we're pretty happy with this recipe! Get the best of both worlds with these gorgeous lemon meringue cupcakes. They're super simple to make, and will definitely put a smile on the face of those you share them with!

No Bake Triple Choc Cheesecake

No Bake Triple Choc Cheesecake

If you're not sick of chocolate (and how could you be?!) after Easter, try this deliciously simple, no bake Triple Layer Chocolate Cheesecake. It's one of our absolute favourites. Yum!!

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Who doesn't love Choc Chip Cookies? They're definitely a crowd pleaser! These biscuits will travel exceptionally well and can be made a few days ahead. What's not to love?

Autumn Layered Cake

Autumn Layered Cake

If there was ever a cake to provide ooh’s and aah’s, it would have to be this one because when you cut into it, the true beauty is revealed on the inside! The gorgeous colours in this layered cake are perfect for these cooler Autumn days with rich shades of red, yellow and green. Sure to be a crowd pleaser- Enjoy!

HAZELNUT CRUNCH CHOCOLATE CAKE

HAZELNUT CRUNCH CHOCOLATE CAKE

One piece of this rich devil’s chocolate cake will have you dancing and yelling out “yeah baby” with it’s sinful amount of milk and dark whipped chocolate ganache and is topped off with a Hazelnut crunch (which is also throughout every layer)

Angel food cake

Angel food cake

This light, fluffy cake is a Cake Boss favourite because it's always a hit with everybody we share it with. We love that this cake can be made with ingredients that are usually always in stock in the pantry, meaning you can whip it up in a flash! It is best served on the day it is made but it will keep covered for a few days at room temperature or for several days in the refrigerator.

Back to school- Girls lunchbox

Back to school- Girls lunchbox

Back to school means it's time to start thinking about your kids lunchboxes and how you'll make them exciting day after day- how very daunting! Here's some ideas for a girl's lunchbox.

Back to school- Boy

Back to school- Boy's lunchbox

Healthy school lunchboxes can be hard work- finding food that your kids will actually want to eat can be very difficult for one day, let alone day after day. We hope you find these tips handy and that they help your kids grow up big and strong.

Back to school- Teenage lunchbox

Back to school- Teenage lunchbox

By the time kids reach their teens the thought of having a boring old sandwich is really uninspiring… Why not produce this “brainiac” dip with celery and carrot sticks for morning tea and a savoury muffin with piped cream cheese and chives with popcorn and strawberries for lunch.

Christmas Oreo Chocolate Truffle Pops

Christmas Oreo Chocolate Truffle Pops

This is not your traditional cake pop recipe; instead we have substituted the ‘cake’ part with Oreo Truffles, not only do they taste AMAZING, they are super easy to make!

Christmas Mince pies

Christmas Mince pies

You can almost hear the Christmas Carols playing when baking these delicious mince pies. The pastry is incredibly easy to make and the mincemeat is jam packed with delicious fruits and Christmas spices.

Gingerbread Stars

Gingerbread Stars

You’ll have stars in your eyes and your kitchen will smell like Christmas heaven with these divine ginger cookies. Serve them plain or adorn them with Christmas ornaments. Either way, they will make a beautiful tasty addition to Christmas day!

Chocolate mint snowballs

Chocolate mint snowballs

One bite of these chocolatey mint ganache snowballs will have you breaking out in Christmas cheer! And with so few ingredients, this recipe is not only easy to make but will have your friends and family begging you for the recipe!

Mango Mousse Cake

Mango Mousse Cake

Christmas is a time for celebration and what better way to do that by attempting this no bake mousse cake! And let’s face it… there’s no better ingredient to cool us down in the hot Aussie festive season, than the mighty mango!

Cinnamon Swirl Bread

Cinnamon Swirl Bread

If you love Banana Bread, then you’re going to love this moist Cinnamon Swirl Bread. It’s extremely quick and easy to make and the crumble topping adds an almost caramel crust, finished with a delicious sugary lemon glaze.

Butter cake with Italian meringue buttercream

Butter cake with Italian meringue buttercream

This Buttercream Frosting goes great with just about every kind of baked cake, but in particular this moist butter cake. Using fresh blueberries provides a nice textural and zingy pop; however for a more decadent approach try drizzling some home made butterscotch sauce with some fresh figs.

Passionfruit curd cake

Passionfruit curd cake

This delicious moist buttery cake has a passionfruit curd infusion lovingly swirled and spread throughout!

Chocolate Poppy cake

Chocolate Poppy cake

by Deborah Hopley

This is a great cupcake to attempt to bring out the inner botanist in you and with Spring in the air, what a perfect time of year to pipe these striking blooms! The chocolate cupcake is quite moist and combined with delicious cream cheese frosting; makes this floral design an edible beauty.

CHOC BANANA CUPCAKES

CHOC BANANA CUPCAKES

There’s a saying… if it’s got fruit in it, then it must be good for you and these Choc Banana Cupcakes are no exception! With a delightfully fresh Banana Buttercream frosting and Strawberry garnish, provides the perfect topping to these rich chocolate cupcakes.

CHOC BERRY CHEESECAKE

CHOC BERRY CHEESECAKE

This cheesecake ticks all the boxes with its chocolatey base, strawberry cheesecake filling topped with another layer of delicious hard chocolate and adorned with fresh berries.

RASPBERRY & CHOCOLATE DREAM CAKE

RASPBERRY & CHOCOLATE DREAM CAKE

by Deborah Hopley

One bite of this rich cake will immediately levitate you into a dream like state with its decadent chocolate flavour combined with a fresh raspberries & Chantilly cream.

STAR BISCUITS

STAR BISCUITS

These delicious star biscuits add a touch of sparkle to any occasion. Experiment with your favourite flavourings to create your own signature biscuits.

CHOCOLATE PAVLOVA

CHOCOLATE PAVLOVA

Try this delicious twist on an Australian classic. Guaranteed to delight and have everybody coming back for seconds!

Oreo Cheesecake

Oreo Cheesecake

If you love the combination of “cookies and cream”, then you’re going to love this Oreo Cheesecake! It’s simply layer upon layer of cookies and cream, starting at the base and working its way right up to the top!

CHOC MINT SLICE

CHOC MINT SLICE

by Deborah Hopley

This delicious “no bake” slice is easy to make and will no doubt become a family favourite with its chocolate coconut base, mint centre and solid chocolate top.

CHERRY BLOSSOM CAKELETTE

CHERRY BLOSSOM CAKELETTE

by Deborah Hopley

What better way to celebrate a high tea with these delightful Cherry Blossom tiered cakes filled with a surprise centre of delicious Cherry infused Chantilly cream.

CHOCOLATE AND PEANUT BUTTER CUPCAKES

CHOCOLATE AND PEANUT BUTTER CUPCAKES

by Deborah Hopley

Combining this rich moist chocolatey cupcake and topping it with a peanut butter butter cream frosting and rivers of caramel & chocolate drizzle, makes this cupcake simply irresistible!

GROOVY GIRL CAKELETTE

GROOVY GIRL CAKELETTE

by Deborah Hopley

You almost want to let out an Austin Powers “Yeah Baby” with this Groovy Girl Fondant Cakelette. Using a very easy “tie-dye” fondant technique will guarantee to impress the grooviest of friends!

CROSTOLI

CROSTOLI

by Deborah Hopley

Crostoli’s are steeped in Italian heritage dating back to Roman times however these delicious deep fried dough pieces of goodness are still celebrated to this day at the Annual Venice Carnival in Italy.

COFFEE & WALNUT BUNDT

COFFEE & WALNUT BUNDT

There’s nothing more therapeutic than drizzling glaze over this freshly baked bundt cake. With every movement, the glaze finds its way over the ridges until the sugary goodness finds its final resting spot, just in time for the numerous family pleads to be rewarded with a slice of deliciousness!

STRAWBERRY & CREAM LAYERED SPONGE CAKE

STRAWBERRY & CREAM LAYERED SPONGE CAKE

by Deborah Hopley

This light and airy cake is the perfect way to celebrate good old-fashioned Afternoon Tea in style and let’s face it, who doesn’t love the delightful flavour combination of strawberries and cream!

FLOURLESS CHOCOLATE CAKE

FLOURLESS CHOCOLATE CAKE

Chocolatey, Delicious and More-ish are just some of the words to describe this Gluten free Flourless Chocolate Cake. With its rich chocolate glaze combined with the tartness of fresh raspberries, provides the perfect adornment to this moist chocolate cake.

LEMON CURD MINI CHEESECAKES

LEMON CURD MINI CHEESECAKES

by Deborah Hopley

These mini cheesecakes are not only delightfully lemony but also require NO baking! With a combination of Lemon Curd and Cream Cheese, this classic cheesecake flavour remains an undisputed favourite.

RED VELVET AND CREAM CHEESE BIRTHDAY CAKE

RED VELVET AND CREAM CHEESE BIRTHDAY CAKE

by Deborah Hopley

This is one birthday cake you’ll be asked to bake year after year! With it’s delicious chocolatey flavour and gorgeous red colouring combined with a perfectly balanced cream cheese frosting.

Apple Pie

Apple Pie

by Deborah Hopley

There’s nothing more comforting than the smell of Apple Pie baking in the oven! With the combination of flakey shortcrust pastry and the tartness of perfectly baked Pink Lady apples, makes for a match made in heaven.

VANILLA MUFFINS

VANILLA MUFFINS

by Deborah Hopley

These vanilla muffins are great to serve up as afternoon tea. Being plain, you can either core them with some raspberry jam or whip up some frosting and glide over the top with an offset icing spatula.

LINZER COOKIES

LINZER COOKIES

by Deborah Hopley

Linzer cookies not only look impressive but taste great also. With the buttery spiced richness of the cookie dough and the sweet raspberry jam filling, makes a great accompaniment to a cup of perfectly brewed Afternoon Tea.

PERFECT CHOC CHIP COOKIE DOUGH

PERFECT CHOC CHIP COOKIE DOUGH

by Deborah Hopley

The perfect Choc Chip Cookie has crispy edges yet chewy in the middle and that is exactly what this easy recipe offers by utilizing ½ butter and ½ shortening.

CANNOLI

CANNOLI'S

by Deborah Hopley

With so many variations, you can vary from quite a plain styled Cannoli or add ingredients to the filling such as pistachios, chocolate chips, custards etc to cater for the most discerning Cannoli lover.

CHOC CHIP COOKIE BROWNIES

CHOC CHIP COOKIE BROWNIES

This Brownie is a hybrid between a choc chip cookie and a brownie and the results are just delicious. With a crusty top and a chewy, gooey base I guarantee you will not be able to stop at just one!

RASPBERRY BUTTERCREAM FROSTING

RASPBERRY BUTTERCREAM FROSTING

by Deborah Hopley

The icing can last for months in the fridge. Simply change the flavour of the frosting by adding different essences/colours.

LEMON MERINGUE TARTS

LEMON MERINGUE TARTS

by Deborah Hopley

Enjoy this delicious Lemon Meringue Tart recipe

PINEAPPLE JELLY SLICE

PINEAPPLE JELLY SLICE

by Deborah Hopley

PINEAPPLE JELLY SLICE INGREDIENTS: 1 x 300g Packet of Anzac Biscuits 125g Unsalted Butter 1 x 85g Packet of Pineapple Aeroplane Jelly 1 x 395g Can Nestle Condensed Milk 1 x 425g Can Crushed Pineapple in Natural Juice 2 x Lemons juiced 1 x Titanium Gelatine Sheet

RED VELVET COOKIES

RED VELVET COOKIES

by Deborah Hopley

Pre-heat oven to 160 degrees. In a bowl, whisk Flour, Salt, Cocoa and Baking powder together. Cream butter and sugar with an electric mixer until fluffy. Add vanilla and egg and combine until smooth. Carefully add in food colouring and stir through dry ingredients.

RASPBERRY LINZER TORTE

RASPBERRY LINZER TORTE

by Deborah Hopley

TIP: Serve with a nice dollop of Chantilly cream. YIELD: Approx 12 pieces COURSE: High Tea, Supper, Dessert

PSYCHODELIC SPONGE CAKE

PSYCHODELIC SPONGE CAKE

by Resident Baking Enthusiast Deborah Hopley

Pre-heat oven to 160 degrees (fan forced) or 180 degrees and beat butter, sugar and vanilla paste until pale and creamy.

NUT FREE DECADENT CHOCOLATE BROWNIES

NUT FREE DECADENT CHOCOLATE BROWNIES

Beautiful Nut Free Brownies

BANANA & BERRY BREAD WITH LEMON CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

BANANA & BERRY BREAD WITH LEMON CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

by Deborah Hopley

Spoon the mixture into a lightly greased lined pan. Bake for approx. 45 minutes until golden brown on top and bread is springy to touch.

BLACKFOREST LAYERED CAKELETTE

BLACKFOREST LAYERED CAKELETTE

A fun spin on a classic recipe, these Blackforest Cakelette's will become a family favourite. Blackforest is always a hit, and these Cakelette's are also an elegant dinner party dessert.

Blueberry Tart

Blueberry Tart

This easy blueberry tart ticks all the boxes and even the kids can try making it. If you don’t have an overly sweet tooth, this is a very light dessert that finishes the evening meal off perfectly!