Better than IKEA Cinnamon Buns! // The Sugar Hit

Better than IKEA Cinnamon Buns


Just a simple, super-tender sweet bread dough, swirled with Christmas-scented cinnamon and baked into a perfectly airy and rich cinnamon bun. No sticky goo. No coffee/maple/Nutella/chocolate chips. Just a damn good, no-nonsense, never-need-another-recipe cinnamon bun. Click here to go straight…

Overnight Oats! #FoodRevolution / The Sugar Hit

Overnight Oats! #FoodRevolution


  Overnight Oats! My breakfast obsession. But before I ate my oats, I had to eat my words. Because I may be or may not be in print railing against the naming rights of this soaked-oat breakfast. I make some…

Luxury Maple Sourdough French Toast // The Sugar Hit

Luxury Maple Sourdough French Toast


  It’s Monday and I’m going to tell you about what you should have made for your ma yesterday, if you didn’t make her any Chipotle Pulled Pork Tacos. It’s this. Luxury Maple Sourdough French Toast. The very best sourdough…

Double Time Cherry Danish // The Sugar Hit

Double Time Cherry Danish


  Danishes really hit me where I live. Like Andy Dwyer, butter is maybe my favourite food. So those flaky-crispy layers of buttery croissant-like dough are my kryptonite. Actually, to continue the Superman analogy, I like to think of them…

Coconut Overnight French Toast // The Sugar Hit

Coconut Overnight French Toast!


  Overnight French Toast, how do I love you? Let me count the ways. Actually, that will take forever, let me just list the main way; eating you is basically eating bread and butter pudding for breakfast. And I love…

Vegan Coconut Pancakes! // The Sugar Hit

Vegan Coconut Pancakes


  The internet makes it essential that we slap labels on things, doesn’t it? Take these pancakes – I don’t make them because they’re vegan. I make them because they’re these light, crispy-edged, vaguely tropical pancakes that make me happy….

Kartoffelpuffer // The Sugar Hit

Kartoffelpuffer [Street Food Friday]


  Friday should surely be officially designated fried potatoes day. What possible day of the week could be better on which to eat a crisp, salted, ever-so-slightly greasy fried potato? And on the streets of Germany, at their food markets,…

Poffertjes - Street Food Fridays! // The Sugar Hit

Poffertjes! [street food Friday]


  Poffertjes! From the land of canals, beautiful architecture, the tallest people in the world, windmills, and wooden clogs: The Netherlands.   These little chubby, puffy pancakes are somewhat ubiquitous at Markets and even some cafes here in Australia. It…

Maple Pecan Oat Muffins // The Sugar Hit

Maple Pecan Oat Muffins


  Maple Pecan Oat Muffins. Incredibly tender, large crumbed muffins, perfect for any time you want an excuse to eat a pancake-flavoured cake for breakfast.   Instagram! I love it. It’s definitely my favourite of all the social platforms. Maybe…