Tag Archives: sweet

50 Tastes of Purple

The moment I taste them, I am transported back to childhood – well that’s my take on the beloved Parma Violets.  But their distinct flavour has been dividing opinions for over 70 years. Sweet manufacturer Swizzels has launched an official … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Looks like it’s going to be a super-sweet one! What are your plans? What are you most looking forward to? What are you glad to leave behind?

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A sweet celebration

  Tate & Lyle are celebrating 140 years of sweetness this year.  To mark the occasion, they created this colossal cake, which showcased family favourites over the last 14 decades and inspiration for the future. The 15 tiers comprised of: … Continue reading

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If you were a cake

I’d be Chocolatey Buns…which is about right?  What would you be? Share your cake name below (I dare you)…

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Pop Life

It’s time to celebrate! You can’t have a party without popcorn, right… Trader Joe’s have recently launched Trader Joe’s Birthday Cake Popcorn. Described as a party in a bag, it’s here to make your day-to-day life, just a bit more … Continue reading

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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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Happy New Year!

I can’t believe it’s 2018. Happy New Year! Here’s to another sweet year with great occasions to (bake for and) celebrate. Much love, Cynthia 

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It’s National Cookie Day!

It seems like there’s a special a day for everything. It turns out that 4 December is National Cookie Day. A day to feast on and celebrate the humble or mighty cookie! The day was set and fixed as 4 … Continue reading

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The secret ingredient

  When you bake, you must bake with love.  If you don’t bake with love in your heart (or at least a love of baking), what’s the point of baking? When you bake for someone or someone bakes for you, … Continue reading

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Sprinkle Toes

Aww…These Pink Sprinkle Toes from The Shoe Bakery  so sweet.. They’re making me a little broody.  Either that or hungry for a cupcake…

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