Chocolate

Eric Lanlard’s Salted Butter Caramel Cake

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Eric Lanlard’s Salted Butter Caramel Cake

I am a great fan of salted butter caramel and after lots of experiments I’ve come up with this delicious […]

Easter Bread & Butter Pudding

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Easter Bread & Butter Pudding
This is a great way of using up stale hot cross buns and even those excess Easter eggs!

Serves 6
Preparation 20 mins
Cooking […]

Chocolate Pear Tarts with Sparkling Shiraz Sabayon

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Chocolate Pear Tarts with Sparkling Shiraz Sabayon

Serves: 4
Preparation: 5 minutes
Cooking: 10 mins poaching and 15 mins baking

2 cups water
1 cup (220g) sugar
2 ripe but firm […]

Chocolate Ganache Tart

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Chocolate Ganache Tart

Makes about 12 servings
Preparation 20 minutes + 20 minutes resting
Cooking 35 minutes

Pastry
1 tablespoon cocoa
1 tablespoon icing sugar
1 cup (150g) plain flour
100g cold unsalted […]

Lamington Trifle

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Lamington Trifle

This is a play on Lamington flavours: chocolate chiffon cake layered with whipped cream and raspberry sauce garnished with crunchy coconut toffee.

Servings 8-10
Preparation 30 […]

Chocolate Souffles

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These soft, light, chocolate souffles are a true treat for dessert. They will impress anyone and also impress their taste buds. Win win.

Servings 6-8
Preparation 15 […]

Dark Chocolate Ganache Shells

Makes  1 tray
Preparation Time: 5 minutes
Cooking Time 3 minutes

Ingredients:
150g good quality dark chocolate
2 tablespoons  (40ml)  thick cream
1 tablespoon  (20ml) Grand Marnier or Cointreau (optional)

  1. Heat […]

White Chocolate Ganache Hearts

Makes 1 tray
Preparation Time: 5 mins
Cooking Time: 3 mins

Ingredients:
190g White Chocolate (which will melt)
1 ½ tablespoons thick cream
3 teaspoons (15ml) Kahlua or Baileys (optional)

  1. Heat […]

White Chocolate Mascarpone Mousse with Berries in Sparkling Shiraz Syrup

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Servings: 8
Preparation Time: 20 minutes (plus 2 hours setting time)
Cooking Time: 10 minutes

Ingredients:
200g white chocolate
½ cup (140g) mascarpone cheese
300ml cream
3 punnets berries, such as strawberries […]