Baking: Chocolate Cupcakes with Candy Cane Frosting Recipe


It’s Christmas time and I thought there’s no better time to make these delicious Chocolate Cupcakes with a Vanilla Buttercream Frosting and Candy Cane Crumble! Here’s what you’ll need: For Chocolate Cupcake (makes 24)  225g unsalted butter 1 teaspoon vanilla bean paste (NO vanilla essence) 400g caster sugar 4 eggs 350g cake flour 130g cocoa powder […]

Baking: Classic American Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Recipe


It’s the weekend again and time to try out an old favourite — the American Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese. This is one of the more fun cakes to make because I love watching how raw carrots get turned into that beautiful, soft brown spiced confection after its rendezvous in the oven. And.. citrus-infused cream […]