Tag Archives: Celebration

Cheat’s Chocolate Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Frosting

Deliciously easy! For those of you that have been reading my blog for a while, you will know that I rarely can be bothered to pipe frosting. However, this recipe was an exception 🙂 I did still use my cheat’s … Continue reading

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Blast from the Past: Birthday Cakes

It is my birthday this month and, as I have to bake my own cake, I have been looking at a few of the old recipes on this blog. I’ve forgotten about how good these cakes were! Let’s start off … Continue reading

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Last minute Appetisers: Christmas Wraps

If you are looking for something quick and easy for a party, these take just a few minutes to make. These are very simple and you don’t have to stick to my recipe – the fillings can be adapted to … Continue reading

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Mince Pie Cheesecake Bites

All the flavours of a traditional fruit mince pie but in cheesecake form. If you like the idea of enjoying the traditional Christmas food of fruit mince pies but find that fruit mince can be a little too tart for your taste … Continue reading

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Pavlova Roll with Cherry Cream

This is much easier to make than it looks. If you are looking for an alternative to traditional Pavlova or Yule Log, this is a cross between the two. Using meringue as an alternative to sponge cake makes the ‘roll’ … Continue reading

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Party Food: Cherry Tomato, Bocconcini and Basil Wreath

If you have to bring a plate of food to a party but you aren’t a confident cook, this might suit you. This is perfect for a party or buffet and the size of the platter can easily be upsized … Continue reading

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Recipe Round-up: Christmas Main Courses

Today I thought I would re-cap a few of my favourite Holiday dinners from previous years here on Recipe Adaptors. If you want to see more Christmas recipes, you can click here. Let your crockpot do all the work with my … Continue reading

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Choc Caramel Ice Cream Pudding

This is an ideal alternative Christmas dessert. With the rush of cooking on Christmas morning, it is great to get as much as possible prepared in advance. This ice cream pudding can be made now and just popped in the freezer … Continue reading

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Recipe Round-up: Ice Cream Cakes

With the warm weather approaching in the southern hemisphere (where I live) and also still just hanging on in the northern hemisphere, I thought I would take this opportunity to look at a few of my favourite ice cream cake recipes from … Continue reading

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Cheat’s Choc Caramel Slab Cake

There is nothing wrong with cake out of a packet. This week I had to make a large cake for a work function, so I got two packets out of the pantry and my big roasting pan out of the … Continue reading

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