Do I ever need to bake anything again? LOOK AT IT! This was a remake of the technical challenge on this week's bake-off, and I think I smashed it. The inside is lotus biscuit spread, and the cake is a rich sticky chocolate. The outside is a bit gross looking because I lined the ramekins… Continue reading Molten Chocolate Lotus Puddings!!
This, was not easy. Week 4 of The Great British Bake Off showed the contestants attempting caramel, therefore I also had to try and attempt caramel. It took a few attempts, and admittedly the texture of the firm caramel is a bit odd, yet not un-pleasant. If you skip the vege-gel then the caramel is… Continue reading Millionaire Shortbread
In classic Lauren style - they're not very pretty. BUT they taste flippin' good so that's all that matters as far as I'm concerned. These are the answer to WEEK TWO Great British (Vegan) Bake Off challenge - the sandwich biscuits. They're sort of like an oreo with a ton more filling and a delicious mocha… Continue reading Mocha Sandwich Biscuits!
Oh yes, the ultimate cupcake fantasy has been completed. I topped mine with salted caramel popcorn, the popcorn I popped myself and I topped it with a pre-made sauce I found in a health food store - find it here! ENJOY! MAKES 18 CUPCAKES INGREDIENTS 200g self-raising flour 50g cacao powder (or cocoa powder!) 1… Continue reading Chocolate Nutella Cupcakes!
These are actually, legitimately, just like real jaffa cakes. No corners were cut - these are bomb. AND they're actually ridiculously quick and easy to make. Enjoy! MAKES 15 JAFFA CAKES INGREDIENTS: 1 cup self raising flour 1/4 cup caster sugar 1/4 cup coconut sugar (sub for brown sugar if necessary) 3/4 cup non-dairy milk (I used… Continue reading Jaffa Cakes
I won't lie - this was the product of stress baking while revising for my exams. However, it turned out bloody good! Highly recommend serving it warm with a drizzle of chocolate sauce, good comfort food indeed. Thank you to my chum Kieran for requesting it. INGREDIENTS 225g self raising flour 75g caster sugar 75g brown… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Banana Cake