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Triple Chocolate Fudge Cake – gluten free

Triple Chocolate Fudge Cake – gluten free

Hello all, just a quick share of something amazingly delicious I made recently. I make a very good chocolate cake, and frankly superlative all butter vanilla fudge. I had the somewhat odd idea to combine them in a cake, and made this little beauty. Three layers of moist, rich, dark chocolate cake, sandwiched together with … Continue reading

Banbury Chocolate Academy

Banbury Chocolate Academy

A busy few weeks of classes here at the Halo Baking Emporium and Chocolaterie in Moseley Birmingham UK. As well as attending a few local classes at the wonderful LOAF community bakery in neighbouring Stirchley, I’ve also been up and down the country to attend a chocolate making course at Banbury Chocolate Academy, and just … Continue reading

Chocolate Academy

Chocolate Academy

Exciting chocolate based times for this budding chocolatier! Despite making chocolates for years, I have never before attended a class in how to do so, gleaning my knowledge instead from trial and error, the wonderful world of the internet, and many many books, some with photos so edible looking I’ve been close to eating the … Continue reading

Hot Gingers (chocolate)

Hot Gingers (chocolate)

The warm heat of Hot Ginger chocolates has proved very popular at the Halo Baking Emporium and Chocolaterie in Birmingham UK. Recently these fiery little delights overtook the Sea Salted Caramels and Pistachio Cardamom and Rose Brittle as the highest selling chocolate. Not surprising really when you consider that three different types of ginger combine … Continue reading

Sunday Swing Star Cake – gluten free

Sunday Swing Star Cake – gluten free

Sundays, swing, and stars. A veritable cacophony of alliteration in the Halo Baking Emporium and Chocolaterie in Birmingham UK, to which we can add sunshine, as there was plenty of that too today. A quick gluten free chocolate cake with vanilla buttercream frosting and mini chocolate stars was created this morning to take to the … Continue reading