Salted Caramel & Pecan Monkey Bread

This was a recipe I had saved on my Pinterest board for a while and I knew many people in my office liked salted caramel. So when the next colleague to have a birthday liked both salted caramel and bread it seemed like the good opportunity to trial it. Not being well practiced in bread…… Continue reading Salted Caramel & Pecan Monkey Bread

Reindeer Cupcakes (2016)

I still have a fondness of this Christmas so I’m glad I made time(ish) to make them this year. It’s interesting having just posted the 2013 version to spot the differences. I’d say as the bake looks fuller in the cupcake case the elements look a little more in proportion. Having said that, there wasn’t…… Continue reading Reindeer Cupcakes (2016)

Gingerbread Cupcakes

The festive season called for festive cupcakes. I bought the gingerbread figure decorations at the Cake and Bake Show in November so they had to be part of my work Christmas buffet. I used a simple Gingerbread recipe with brown sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and of course ginger. The decorations called for piped icing. Piping remains…… Continue reading Gingerbread Cupcakes