Category Archives: Chocolate

24 Karat Magic

Gold chocolate is all the rage, thanks to Callebut. The Belgian chocolate makers recently introduced the new colour and flavour to its finest Belgian chocolate range. The new caramel flavoured chocolate “Gold” joined the range of white, milk and dark … Continue reading

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I’m spinning around

“All the world’s waiting for you, and the power you possess. In your satin tights, fighting for your rights, and the old Red, White and Blue…” As a child, I would hear that theme tune, stop what I was doing … Continue reading

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How sweet it is

Whenever I was heartbroken, my mum used to say, “Don’t worry dear, there’s someone out there for everyone,” and she was right.  After years of being literally left on the shelf, Colin the Caterpillar has found true love and he’s … Continue reading

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United Kingdom of Cake

Us Brits are renowned for enjoying a cuppa and a slice of cake.  A recent survey has shown that we eat an average of five slices a month (as a Cake Creator, this makes me very happy).  No surprises that … Continue reading

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Do you like chocolate cake?

If you like great children’s stories and you like chocolate cake, you will take great delight in Michael Rosen’s rich and delicious descriptions.  If you have little ones with you, gather round, sit comfortably and press play.

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Chocolate mousse indulgence

Every now and then, it’s nice to step away from the Delights Kitchen and indulge in some pure decadence. Today I’m trying the Éminence Chocolate Mousse Hydration Masque. This sweet, nourishing masque contains organic macademia nut oil and cocoa and … Continue reading

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Take a lookie, it’s a cookie!

I’ve been making Oreo cookie buttercream for some time now, and it’s always been a big hit with children and adults alike. But I’ve secretly always wanted to create a giant cookie shaped cake (in fact, I have had this … Continue reading

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