Giant Blueberry Pancake Cake | The Sugar Hit

Giant Blueberry Pancake Cake


  If there’s one thing I could never be accused of, it’s not properly celebrating Pancake Day.   I take great joy in pancake day. I feel like it’s a time when, no matter what your background or creed, we…

Monkey Bread with Orange and Smoke | The Sugar Hit

Monkey Bread with Orange & Smoke


  Cool recipe title, right? Of course, that’s not the point. The point is that brown sugar, yeasty bread, cinnamon, and orange have a new best friend. And that best friend is a hint of smoke.   It’s subtle, not…

Caramel Apple Pancake | The Sugar Hit

Caramel Apple Pancake


  Summer’s coming to a close here in Australia, you guys! And I have to say, I am not personally going to miss it that much.   I don’t do so great in the heat. When it’s so hot that…

Lemon and Poppy Seed French Toast | The Sugar Hit

Lemon & Poppy Seed French Toast


  This is a leisurely breakfast.   This breakfast is like listening to one of your favourite musicians do acoustic cover versions of classic songs. Just relaxed, awesome, totally without stress or tension, and bloody good fun.     It’s…

Feather-light Buckwheat Waffles | The Sugar Hit

Feather-light Buckwheat Waffles


  I believe it was Leslie Knope who said,   “We have to remember what’s important in life: Friends, Waffles, Work. Or Waffles, Friends, Work. Doesn’t matter, but work is third.”     So I made these waffles. They are…

Swedish Vanilla Bread | The Sugar Hit

Swedish Vanilla Bread


  Let me blow your mind for a second: I have not purchased a loaf of bread since the beginning of 2014.   WHAAAAAAAAT? Yep. My manfriend and I have been making all our bread from scratch! That no-knead bread…

Raspberry Kouign Amann | The Sugar Hit

Raspberry Kouign Amann


  I cannot express to you how quickly you should stop whatever it is you’re doing and go and make these right now.   It’s very quickly. Like immediately. Because these are, dare I say, the best thing I’ve ever…