palm springs gingerbread house

10:00am Wednesday, 11 Feb.

Here's the truth: we go a little bit ga-ga over anything to do with the Californian oasis that is Palm Springs.

typographic pies

10:00am Thursday, 29 Jan.

To keep and admire or gobble down in one delicious gulp? That is the question.

hummingbird cake

10:00am Saturday, 24 Jan.

This recipe is a far cry from your classic fruitcake.

bacon biscuits

10:00am Tuesday, 20 Jan.

It looks like crispy strips of pancetta but tastes like delicious, spicy cookie dough. Droool.

'fried chicken' cookie pop cake

10:00am Saturday, 06 Dec.

Hear us out: what appears to be a stomach-churning combination of deep-fried poultry and icecream is in fact a work of food-sculpting art.

watermelon sponge cake

9:00am Saturday, 22 Nov.

Sandwich watermelon-y goodness between layers of cake, dab on a little cream, and you've got yourself an edible sponge and a juice-free chin.

homemade vanilla essence

9:00am Saturday, 15 Nov.

This sweet little syrup has the power to make or break a batch of pancakes, or muffins, or anything else delicious, for that matter.

tangerine butter cookies

9:00am Saturday, 01 Nov.

We dig this recipe from the clever cookies over at Bakers Royale because it finally gives the tangerine – probably the most under-loved fruit of the citrus world – its time to shine.

butterscotch monkey bread

9:00am Saturday, 25 Oct.

Somehow this mysterious form of baked good has passed us by over the years, and it's left us with many curious and probing questions.

malted milk chocolate birthday cake

9:00am Saturday, 04 Oct.

There can be a lot of pressure to whip up a homemade birthday cake that rivals the masterpieces you see on TV cooking shows, but the fact is, sometimes simple is best.

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