Rock Cakes

Anyone that is at least 25 years old and grew up in Australia will probably remember rock cakes.  The might sound scary but they’re actually quite a tasty biscuit filled with sultana’s and mixed peel, with a slightly crunchy shell and a softer inside.  Rock Cakes are a baked treat I remember having as a…

Chocolate Chunk Biscuits

I’ve been casually attempting to find a good chewy chocolate chip biscuit recipe for the few years now.  Mr G loves a chewy biscuit filled with good sized bites of chocolate and so many of my recipes turn out with more crunch than is really desired.  Flicking through my The New Classics Cookbook by Donna…

Ginger Nut Biscuits

This recipe has been sitting on my must make list now for almost 6 months, I kid you not.  I’ve had this post written since September last year yet I’ve somehow just not gotten around to actually making the recipe.  What was I thinking??? So so simple to make and absolutely delicious.   Even the non…

Almond, Honey & Sesame Bites

The flavours of this treat are inspired by a delightful snack I first experienced in Greece.  Almonds roasted, and then rolled in honey and sesame and then baked again.  They were crunchy, sweet and nutty and very morish.  And if you saw my gluten free, low allergy etc Peanut Butter and Choc Chip Dough bites…

Kyrddpepparkakor (swedish gingerbread)

These treats have been a part of my Christmas long before I spent a year living in Sweden.  My Mum’s best friend Mary used to make them for us every year as children, when we would celebrate Lucia, piping our names onto hand sized hearts and turning them into Christmas decorations for the tree.  You…

Lemon Poppy Seed Sugar Cookies

Some posts and recipes I see on WordPress just speak to me and call out for more attention.  I love that there is people all over the world that speak the same language as me when it comes to my philosophies in life and food. So when Sweet Pea’s Kitchen posted her Lemon Poppyseed Sugar…