brownie inspired cupcake

Brownie Inspired Cupcake

The allure of the cupcake has gone beyond children’s party fare. All the world, it seems, has a passion for cupcakes these days. Cupcake bakeries are opening across the country. Cookbooks devoted to the art of the cupcake are turning up in bookstores.    Just enough to satisfy a sweet craving, the cupcake is an…

Slow Cooked Chunky Chili

Lift your Soul with a Good Bowl of Chili

“Next to music there is nothing that lifts the spirits and strengthens the soul more than a good bowl of chili.” – Harry James. Source: http://whatscookingamerica.net When your day has been hard and your soul is longing for the comforts of home, what better to come home to than a delicious bowl of heartwarming chili.…

A world of wine at your fingertips

A World of Wine at your Fingertips

Many wine drinkers dream of finding an exciting discovery from far-off lands at a great price … unfortunately the reality is usually wildly different.   SCANNING THE SHELVES Today a few large wineries produce the majority of bottles you find on the high street. Furthermore, names like Hardys and Blossom Hill dominate the supermarket shelves.…