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Salted Caramel Choux Buns

Salted Caramel Choux Buns

I have always been a Choux fan however the filling has to be anything but plain cream. My mum normally fills them with vanilla ice cream and tops them with chocolate sauce. Frozen, these taste amazing and bring back so many childhood memories. I got…

9 Online DIY Baking/Decorating Kits

9 Online DIY Baking/Decorating Kits

Sometimes you just got to take control of the situation, right? I was the one moaning (and probably still do a bit) that there is no flour or pasta in the shops.  We just got to deal with it by thinking outside the box. Constantly…

Truffle Making Workshop, Cocoa Amore

Truffle Making Workshop, Cocoa Amore

Down one of the famous Leicester Lanes, there is a fine chocolatier Cocoa Amore. The manager Peter Gardner, and his team handcraft beautiful chocolates using the finest ingredients here. At the Silver Street store (which just happens to smell divine when you walk in), you…

Golden Ticket experience, Cocoa Amore

Golden Ticket experience, Cocoa Amore

Cocoa Amore, Leicester’s finest chocolatiers not only sell some delicious handmade chocolates, but they also offer chocolate making workshops. It is a great experience and one I would recommend. The workshop is informal and full of information and fun. We started off with a chocolate…