Archives for Chocolate

Sugar Rays – Manchester NQ

Hot dogs and waffles and cocktails and even Guinness, this place hits my top 10 list of eateries hard! A few months back i stumbled across the Instagram page of Sugar Rays and instantly tagged Sarah (my partner in dessert crime) and i wasn’t expecting her reaction. Probably three times a week she tagged me in…

Brunchin’ on a Sunday

11am what a time to be … asleep. My Sunday mornings are usually either spent in bed or (before pregnancy) coming home from a Saturday night. But when an invite comes your way to spend a Sunday morning eating food and drinking coffee you can’t say no! Sarah aka SequinThis invited me to Northern Quarter’s…

ASK Italian – Manchester

Situated in a part of Manchester i try to avoid… Piccadilly Gardens, is an ASK Italian. Now don’t get me wrong Piccadilly is better these days than it used to be and this is mainly down to the new restaurants that have opened up around there. On the same row as ASK you have other…

BAKE: Crème Egg Scotch Eggs

  First let me start off by saying wow that was not easy! Right now I am full of chocolate, cuts (I grated my thumb, ouch) and lets face it I’m on my second glass of the red stuff and I’m not talking about Vimto. It snowed this morning so my plans went out the window, not being…

BAKE: Red Velvet Cupcakes

Red? mine are more on the brown side due to my love of cocoa, a whole tube of red food colouring could not make these cakes red. I’m half tempted to rock up to a Café Nero and ask for their recipe. Have you seen theirs? #CakeGoals   This cake is traditionally a Valentines Day treat…

BAKE: Chocolate Orange Fondant

Judging by social media it seems everyone and their nan received a Terry’s Chocolate Orange this Christmas. Vlogs & Blogs featured them and I watched and realised quickly… I didn’t get one! BUT I did receive a cook book, the Manchester Cook Book no less. Inside is a Chocolate Orange Fondant recipe by The George Charles…