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Chocri designer chocolate

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There's something deliciously Willy Wonka about Chocri. The German company has just launched in the UK with the most fantastic idea ever - chocolate bars that you design yourself! Try it out yourself with our voucher giveaway!

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Homemade Chocolate Ice Cream

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Hands up who likes Chocolate Ice Cream?!! This is my take on James Martins recipe. Its been jigged around quite a bit, so I can comfortably claim it to be mine. I look out in the 'gone off' shelves in Tesco for the cream. Its usually around 50p for a big 500g pot!

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Lily’s Fairtrade Devil’s Food Ale Cakes

Posted by in Baking, Food Porn, Recipes, Snacks

Lily's Fairtrade Devil's Food Ale Cakes are delicious and unusual cupcakes, created especially for the Fairtrade fortnight by cupcake queen Lily Vanilli. They're so tasty that you’ll want to bake them all year round, but I think they taste even better during Fairtrade Fortnight!

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Tiramisu

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When it's freezing cold and snowy outside I like to come home to a seriously calorific dessert. This one's actually not too bad - but the secret is that it tastes like it is! I like to make mine in individual tall glasses for dinner parties, but one large bowl works just as well. If you don't have any amaretto don't worry, rum is fine although I would then add a drop of almond essence to the cream mixture.

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Truffles – a really simple recipe

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‘Normal’ truffles can be a little bit heavy for me but I couldn’t resist the idea of this recipe which I saw recently in a magazine (and am easily reproducing from my brain despite my rubbish memory – yes, it is that easy!)

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Chocolate chip cookies

Posted by in Baking, Food Porn, Recipes, Snacks

If you like your cookies with a crispy edge and a chewy center that gets stuck in your teeth, then this is the recipe for you. Very quick and easy to make and perfect with a glass of milk or a cup of tea.

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Molten chocolate puddings

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Molten chocolate puddings, for those not concerned about their saturated fat intake! They have a nice crust on top, and a liquid buttery-chocolate center of goodness.

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Chocolate cupcakes – silicone sisters

Posted by in Baking, Desserts, Recipes, Snacks

A quick and easy recipe to make wonderful choccy cupcakes, topped with choccy yoggy icing and lots of little sweeties

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