Honey Hot Chocolate: A Rough Guide

I’d like to share with you something that I’m really quite excited about: honey hot chocolate. If you know me personally, you’ll know that I am pretty much obsessed with bees. The humble bumblebee is unbelievably important to the conservation of our planet, and it is our duty both morally and out of the selfish…

Salted Hot Chocolate: A Recipe

Following on from my most recent post (my coconut hot chocolate recipe), I wanted to share my recipe for dark sea salted hot chocolate. This, like the coconut hot chocolate, was part of a day of baking/making with my good friend Dahlia (you can see some of her incredible baking here). Salted chocolate is one of those…

Coconut Hot Chocolate: A Recipe

This year’s summer season has been a mixture of extreme heat and heavy storms, and I’ve found what I hope is the perfect summer hot chocolate, but with an extra surprise: this weekend, my good friend Dahlia and I combined our knowledge of baking and hot chocolate to create different flavour pairings, so I bring you…

Chilli Hot Chocolate: A Recipe

Adding a touch of spice to hot chocolate takes it back to its Aztec roots, and to a drink of a rather familiar name – ‘xocolatl’. The age old combination of chilli and chocolate fuses together earth and fire to make a chocolate that is powerfully dark. The first flavour that hits you is intense and bitter,…