Scoopable Chocolate Chip

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Yes! you read me well, today is all about eating chocolate chip dough with a spoon.

I can’t believe I’ve been absent for so long. Last week was the 1st birthday of my blog and I was really looking forward to a special post but I was on holiday enjoying myself in Cape Town. Anyone who has ever visited Cape Town will know what I’m talking about.  Having lived there a few years ago, I was so thrilled to go back ‘home’ and catch up with Table Mountain and my friends.   Continue reading “Scoopable Chocolate Chip”

Double Choc Chop Cookie

Happy National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day!!

I don’t know who invents these things but it was a great excuse to make some chocolate chip cookies today! This is our family favourite: it has a double of chocolate in the form of cocoa powder and big yummy chunks of chocolate and chocolate chips!  They are chewy in the centre, the taste is comparable to that of a brownie and they keep really well… well, that is if the little cookie monsters living the house haven’t devoured them!  Continue reading “Double Choc Chop Cookie”

Super Quick Moelleux au chocolat

Moelleux au chocolatA little school break is always welcome, two weeks to relax, cook, sew, craft, read and do nothing at all! My students were beginning to drive me nuts so I really needed this little separation. Plus,  with a bit of luck I’ll be heading to Madrid for 10 days but I’ll know more about that in the coming days.

Did I mention that my family was chocoholic? Probably, yes! This yummy, moist cake is really a family favourite and if you haven’t got yours  yet, this might just be what you’re looking for.  Moelleux in French means soft. That’s exactly what this cake is about: soft, melt in your mouth, fudge-like texture and strong in cocoa flavour and just a hint of sweetness. Oh lalalalaContinue reading “Super Quick Moelleux au chocolat”