Fig & Persimmon Almond Yoghurt Cake

When I meet someone new and they discover that I practice as a solicitor, the usual question that will usually come up in conversation is: “What made you want to do law?” My running joke is that I thought at the time that law looked cool thanks to that iconic movie, Legally Blonde – which always gets…

Flourless Chocolate Cake

So after I had made my Dark Chocolate & Raspberry Macarons, I had a small bowl of beautifully silky dark chocolate ganache left over, as well as a punnet of (very expensive) raspberries. And as some of you know, I hate wasting food, especially quality food that is pricey. Thus I did a bit of…

Raspberry & Almond Scone

And after a couple of days of miserable, grey weather, the sun has decided to grace us with its presence, fortunately on my day off 🙂 While I already had planned to make macarons today (luckily it wasn’t raining today; humidity + macarons = disaster!), I also felt like rustling up something a little more…

Raspberry Bakewell Tart

So my sister has an office morning tea today for a colleague that is leaving, and earlier in the week she made me an offer, for me to cater for the morning tea and that she would pay me in return. She had a number of requests: nothing with too much chocolate, nothing too sweet…