• Cakes and Brownies

    Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

    Carrot Cake is a classic that holds a soft spot in my heart. The combination of sweetness and delicate fudgy flavours with a delicious Cream Cheese Frosting make this a superb cake for any occasion. If you like this recipe you should try the Chocolate & Gingerbread Silk Cake, lower on calories but just as much flavour. Or for something savoury, why not try the Jackfruit Pulled Pork. Fun fact, the popularity of carrot cake was revived in Great Britain because of rationing during the Second World War. Since then it’s been a favourite for many. I can’t say I blame them. The original recipe is by a lovely lady at ‘Eggless Cooking’ who made…

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    Chocolate & Gingerbread Silk Cake

    The secret ingredient to this wonderful delight is Tofu. It’s creamy and sweet but not overly so and it’s light on the stomach. The ginger gives it a lovely warming kick while the chocolate adds decadence. Plus, the Tofu adds a healthy nutrient rich element. You could easily add soft cheese to this and make it into a cheesecake. It’s a very workable recipe. This would be the perfect accompaniment for some cookie dough peanut bites or for something a little more decadent how about the Chocolate Orange Cheesecake. Note – You can set in the fridge but it will remain slightly more sloppy so it’s best from the freezer…

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    Chocolate Orange Cheesecake

    Disclaimer: The original recipe for this isn’t mine. It’s courtesy of a wonderful lady on Instragam @gingervegan. Check out her page for some wonderful content. This recipe is tweaked to my own liking from her original.  Upon posting this on my Instagram people went crazy for it. FYI I post regularly on my Instagram with plenty of food pictures and recipes. This recipe is moreish, delightful and pretty simple to make. The beautiful cheesecake is complemented hand in hand with the chocolate and orange. It’s sublime and surprisingly light on the calories for a cheesecake. If you like this recipe you will love the Chocolate & Gingerbread silk Cake. It’s just as decadent but even lighter on…