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Raspberry Brownies

Raspberry Brownies

The annual back-to-school week heralds the blackberry season. They’re freely available up and down the country so once you find a good spot, get all the kids involved and pick as many as you can.  Blackberries are a real superfruit and freeze very well for using in your baking through the year.  You may have […]

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Siúcra’s Pear and Vanilla Jam

Siúcra’s Pear and Vanilla Jam

Add some sunshine to your morning with this summer preserve from Siúcra, which has a wonderful golden colour with dark specks of vanilla. The subtle flavour of the pears is lifted with the vanilla and the combination is both fragrant and sweet. While the thought of making jam may sound daunting, Siúcra Sure Set Jam […]

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Siúcra & Catherine Fulvio Mini Mocha Éclairs

Siúcra & Catherine Fulvio Mini Mocha Éclairs

Siúcra and Catherine Fulvio’s recipe for Mini Mocha Éclairs will take your Afternoon tea to a whole new Parisian inspired level. These light and airy delights will impress your guests and satisfy their cravings. Makes 20 mini éclairs Ingredients For the éclair choux pastry 150ml water 60g salted butter 70g strong white flour 2 eggs, […]

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The Morrison Sundae

The Morrison Sundae

With hundreds of possible combinations, the new Morrison Sundae concoction at The Morrison, Ormond Quay will delight dessert fans. Even Willy Wonka would find enough to keep him happy from the choice of scoops, sauces, toppings and fillings, piled high in a glass tankard! Priced €7, the Morrison Sundae is available now. Simply ask for the Morrison Sundae […]

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Rocky Road Parfaits By Siucra & Catherine Fulvio

Rocky Road Parfaits By Siucra & Catherine Fulvio

This layered dessert gives the classic rocky road a sophisticated makeover. Simple but eye-catching, it combines a variety of textures and the rich flavours or chocolate and coffee for delicious results. Serves 6 Ingredients Coffee mousse 2 gelatine leaves 60g Siúcra Light Golden Brown Sugar 4 tbsp (1 shot) espresso 200ml double cream Chocolate cream […]

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Mini Bug Buns From Siucra

Mini Bug Buns From Siucra

Baking is the perfect way to spend quality time with your children over the Easter break, allowing them to create something that they can feel proud of and that tastes delicious!  Your budding bakers will love helping to make Siúcra’s Mini Bug Buns and the exciting icing craft work that will keep them busy for […]

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Snowball Cakes by Siúcra

Snowball Cakes by Siúcra

We hear the snow is on the way back so we might cook up a batch of Siúcra Snowball Cakes. Quick and easy to make, these delicious coconut-coated Snowball Cakes are the perfect snow day treat!   Makes 50 Ingredients 225g butter, warmed to room temperature 45g Siúcra Icing Sugar 1/4 tsp salt 1 tsp […]

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LOVE U Mother’s Day Cake by Siúcra & Catherine Fulvio

LOVE U Mother’s Day Cake by Siúcra & Catherine Fulvio

Step outside of the chocolate box this Mother’s Day and show Mum just how much you love and appreciate her with Siúcra’s home baked heart cake. Little kids will be bursting with excitement as they whip up these sweet and sentimental decorative roses which are perfect for a Mother’s Day dessert celebration. Serves 10 to […]

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No Bake Chocolate Cake

No Bake Chocolate Cake

Once you master the basic recipe, you can add any ingredients you like. Today I added Crisped Rice, Sultanas and Rich Tea Biscuits. That was what I had in the cupboard. You could throw the kitchen sink at it and add any sweet or slightly savoury ingredients that you have hanging around. Favourites of ours […]

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Buttermilk Cake With White Chocolate Ganache

Buttermilk Cake With White Chocolate Ganache

I love a regular Victoria Sponge but I’ve recently started to make buttermilk cake as an alternative. Buttermilk cake has a lighter texture than an all butter cake and just as simple to make. With the addition of this warm white chocolate ganache, the buttermilk cake becomes a serious treat. As the ganache is sweet, […]

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