Brown Sugar Chocolate Chunk Cookies


What’s the definition of a good chocolate chip cookie? For us, it has to be crunchy on the edges and chewy in the middle. It has to be flavourful, with a molasses aroma and of course, lots of good CHOCOLATE. In fact, puddles of it will be excellent. Dark brown sugar provides for a stronger…

The Auckland Food Show 2018 experience


The biggest foodie event of the year in Auckland – the Food Show – is here again. I look forward to it every year and start planning the day once the first list of exhibitors is out. It’s a time to see my favourite brands, discover new products and be inspired by all the design…

Iced cookies or edible art?


Hopefully you are already sold on these cookies after seeing photos of them here. They are incredibly easy and fun to make. My daughter and I spent quite a few weekends and school holidays making these. She loved decorating them and has now taken to designing what our next creation would be. (Which may or…

Chocolate Brownie Crinkle Cookies


I turned one of my earlier Brownie recipes into a cookie! To be honest, these were inspired by the many versions of the same on Instagram lately, and for fear of missing out, I followed suit. Henceforth known as #fomocookies. These are quick to make too! Makes 20 – 22 cookies Ingredients 300g dark chocolate…