Self-saucing Chocolate Pudding

selfsauce2.jpgI was tempted not to post this recipe just yet. I always aim for a twist, something special to an otherwise ordinary recipe. In this case, I can’t remember how many recipe tests I did with additions like alcohol, nuts, chocolate chunks, coffee. All versions of this magnificent, yet so simple, Australian dessert came out phenomenal. But I decided to leave the improvisations to you. I believe such a dessert needs to be personalised by each home cook, as he or she prefers. Or you can go ahead and follow this recipe as it is. You will still have a phenomenal dessert. Continue reading

Brooklyn Blackout Cake

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This cake could also be called Brooklyn Chocolate Wonder. It’s definitely Brooklyn’s finest contribution to this world’s taste buds. I’ve been meaning to test it sometime now only because of it’s name. If you are a choc-o-holic like me, the word “blackout” doesn’t remind you, even remotely, of a massive power cut, but more of an intense, dark, chocolate heaven. And this is what this cake is all about. Continue reading