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Gluten Free American Style Pancakes

Happy Pancake Day! I love a classic British pancake but sometimes I want something that feels more luxurious, and for me American style pancakes really hit the spot. The light fluffy texture soaks up butter or sauce beautifully. I had mine with homemade salted caramel sauce and copious amounts of chocolate spread. Delicious. You will… Continue reading Gluten Free American Style Pancakes

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Gluten Free & Vegan Valentine’s Day Salted Caramel Chocolate Cake Pops

If you want some sugar love all you need is cake pops, and maybe a bunch more biscuits, sweets and chocolate. It's a bit late for Valentine's Day now but I'm going to tell you about what I made for my Valentine (and half the office) anyway! Whether you celebrated the day, ignored it or… Continue reading Gluten Free & Vegan Valentine’s Day Salted Caramel Chocolate Cake Pops

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Gluten Free & Vegan Shortcrust Pastry Base For Tarts

Missing out on pastry desserts makes me sad on the regular, so having a good free from pastry recipe is super important to me. This shortcrust pastry is ideal for sweet treats, when rolled out thick it's almost like a biscuit casing your filling. Yum. I often find ready to roll gluten free pastry tends… Continue reading Gluten Free & Vegan Shortcrust Pastry Base For Tarts

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Chocolate Ganache With A Vegan Option

It doesn't get much tastier than ganache. It's creamy, chocolatey and just delicious. You can use it as a filling, to make cake pops or cover a cake and that's just the buttercream-esque form. Whilst you can make truffles, mousse style desserts or sauces out of ganache, I'm going to focus on the ratio for… Continue reading Chocolate Ganache With A Vegan Option