Claw Cupcakes

Onto everyone’s favourite part of a meal, dessert! While red velvet is normally the favourite this time of the year, I decided to do something different with some simple chocolate cupcakes. If you want to make these cupcakes using red velvet, you can check out my recipe here. While they look complicated, these cupcakes are…

White Chocolate Cupcakes with Blueberry Frosting

So my mom just came back from the US and she brought along a wonderful box of fresh blueberries. In general, blueberries are super expensive in India and so I don’t buy them ever, however, I do have a bunch of things I want to make using fresh blueberries. At the top of my list were…

Santa’s Belt Cake

Now, this may look like any other cake. Plain simple red velvet cake. But just you wait. There’s a little surprise inside. Be warned, this cake is massive. MASSIVE! It’s not super easy to make, but it is easy enough. You will need three layers of my red velvet cake and one layer of my…

Mint Chocolate Chip Cake

Another cake! This time a mint chocolate chip one. The inside is a wonderfully soft chocolate cake while the frosting is a simple, slightly minty buttercream. For the cake: 2 cups castor sugar 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup cocoa powder 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 1/2 tsp baking soda A pinch of…

Simple Chocolate Frosting

As a start to chocolate week, I thought I’d show you a simple chocolate buttercream frosting. In my opinion a beautiful chocolate ganache is wayy better however chocolate buttercream works better in some recipes. For the frosting: 1 cup butter Icing sugar, based on the flavour and texture you want. For a stiff frosting use…