Chocolate + Hazelnut Praline French Toast w/ Coffee Icecream
Baking / Breakfast / Chocolate / Coffee / Eggs / Hazelnuts / Sweet

Chocolate + Hazelnut Praline French Toast w/ Coffee Icecream

Certainly not the most virtuous recipe that I’ve ever shared on Finger, Fork & Knife – but is so right in so many other ways. Imagine rich, creamy bittersweet chocolate and roasted hazelnuts melted together and sandwiched between two slices of sweet eggy sourdough bread and cooked until golden and crunchy on the outside and … Continue reading

Apple and Manchego Tarts with Thyme & Honey Glaze
Baking / Cheese / Coffee / Honey / Lemon / Lunch / Manchego Cheese / Paprika / Puff Pastry / Savoury

Apple and Manchego Tarts with Thyme & Honey Glaze

 Golden flaky rounds of puff pastry serves as the delicious canvas for this simple but incredibly moorish apple and manchego tart. Honey-glazed, flecked with freshly ground coffee beans and sweet, smoky paprika, it’s sweet and salty, and a little offbeat. 1 apple – I used pink lady 2 sheets frozen good quality puff pastry 4 … Continue reading

Chocolate Crunch Brownies
Agar Agar / Baking / Cacao / Chocolate / Coconut Oil / Coffee / Millet / Sweet / Wholemeal Flour

Chocolate Crunch Brownies

  Not your typical chocolate fudge brownie recipe – but just as good, if not better. Naughty but nice, my Chocolate Crunch Brownies are made from wholemeal flour along with fragrant coconut oil, raw cane sugar, bittersweet cacao, and plenty of puffed millet. Butter-less, egg-less, and free of refined sweeteners, these little luxurious treats are … Continue reading

Individual Chocolate and Caramel Soufflés
Baking / Chocolate / Coffee / Eggs / Sweet / Wholemeal Flour

Individual Chocolate and Caramel Soufflés

In the world of culinary creations there are few things more enjoyable than cooking with eggs. Just watching a few goopy, translucent egg whites transform into beautifully formed, porcelain-white meringue is up there on my list of favourite things. Meet my little black dress of my dessert repertoire – individual Chocolate and Caramel Soufflés. Whisper-light … Continue reading

Morning Glory Mocha Cake
Baking / Chocolate / Coffee / Eggs / Sweet / Yoghurt

Morning Glory Mocha Cake

Coffee plus chocolate, is there anything better? I seriously doubt it. Well, that is unless you’ve tried my Morning Glory Mocha Cake. Rich, dark, slightly bitter this cake is the perfect accompaniment to your latte and the morning’s headlines. For the cake: 100g good quality dark chocolate – at least 70% cocoa 2 tbsp brewed … Continue reading