Recipe – Wacky Cake

This is the cake that we make for all our family gatherings and parties, because it’s easy and it holds for days. It’s not the chocolatiest cake but it makes up for that by sheer ease of preparation. Also, until you absolutely cover it in frosting, which I highly recommend doing because buttercream is yummy,…

Recipe – Mmm Chocolate Cookies

The start of the college year can be a stressful time, for those returning and the poor unfortunate freshers and what’s the best way to deal with stress? Baking, always baking. There’s a reason that “stressed” backwards spelled “desserts” Servings: 16-20 cookies Prep Time: 25 minutes  Cook Time: 12-15 minutes Ingredients: 1 cup of softened…

King of Kebabs (Kofta Kounts)

Kebabs: once you master this, you will truly be the Monarch of junk food that’s also kinda healthy so you don’t get scurvy. Not a particularly good monarch, mind you, but like not awful either. An alright one. Not really Louis XVI (The only French monarch to be executed) but you’re no Trajan either (the…

Cosgrave Kitchen – Salad

Salads, the last great hill to conquer on being able to eat like an actual person, and not someone who gets their carbs in the form of fermented barley. I haven’t done this before, because mostly everything was out of season and would actually be a bit ‘eh’ but now that we’re hitting spring, and…

How to make pancakes (Irish Mammy Style)

Serves; two to three people, or one person if you’re in the doghouse with the missus. What you need; A frying pan, a spatula, a bowl for mixing, whisks or an electric mixer, a sieve. Ingredients; 100g of plain flour, two large eggs, 300ml milk, sunflower or vegetable oil, salt. Extras; Whatever you want to…