Tag Archives: Dessert

Valentine’s Day: Raspberry Marshmallow Cupcakes

These are perfect if the one you love has a sweet tooth. As promised on Wednesday, these are a great dessert to finish your Valentine’s Day feast. These are another adaptation on my cheat’s way of making cupcakes. I really … Continue reading

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Marmalade Sponge Cake

Traditionally sponge cakes, like the famous Victoria Sponge, have been sandwiched together with jam (jelly for those of you in the USA). But why not use marmalade instead? Using marmalade really gives this cake a nice citrus zing which makes … Continue reading

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Easy Chocolate Fudge Cake

I made this cake for a work colleague’s birthday and wasn’t thinking about putting it on this blog – until I tasted it! That is why half the cake is already gone in these photos…. The chocolate cake is very … Continue reading

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Snickers Cake

As my Mars bar¬†desserts (pie and cheesecake) are so popular, I thought I would expand on my chocolate bar usage and came up with this cake. My brother recently visited from the UK and as it was his birthday it … Continue reading

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Mars Bar Cheesecake

My Mars Bar Pie has so far been one of the most popular posts on Recipe Adaptors – it seems that everyone loves Mars bars! With that in mind, I managed to find something I think is even better. A … Continue reading

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Lemon Meringue Pie

On the weekend one¬†neighbour gave me a bag of lemons, and another neighbour gave me a dozen eggs from his chickens. My husband then gave me a challenge to make something with them. Lemon Meringue Pie was an obvious choice … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Rice Pudding

Until today, the rice pudding that we have had in our house has come from a can. Not anymore. To be honest, I couldn’t believe how creamy and delicious this turned out, especially as it was so easy to make. … Continue reading

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Choc Chip Fudge Brownies

I haven’t made brownies for quite a while, and I think the last time that I did make them they came out of a box. Over the weekend I found a recipe card that I had picked up from somewhere … Continue reading

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Mars Bar Pie

Nothing beats chocolate. Well, apart from chocolate as part of a very sweet pie! The original recipe came from Woman’s Day – it used Snickers, but instead I went for Mars bars and I also decided to add a caramel … Continue reading

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Raspberry and White Chocolate Cheesecake

As I’m sure you know, it’s Valentine’s Day on Monday. Usually my husband and I don’t do anything to ‘celebrate’ – no cards, no gifts, no flowers, no going out for dinner. It might sound boring, but it is so … Continue reading

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