Chocolate & Hazelnut Butter Rolls / The Sugar Hit

Chocolate & Hazelnut Butter Rolls


  I got my first ass-kicking over a recipe today! You remember my Swedish Dream Cake? Turns out that it’s actually a Danish Dream Cake. Not Swedish at all. I thought it was Swedish, because I heard about the recipe…

Swedish Dream Cake // The Sugar Hit

Swedish Dream Cake


  Sweden! Hands up if you’re as obsessed with Scandinavia as I am? Anyone? In Scandi countries, they have this thing called a ‘cake table’. And it is basically the afternoon tea of my dreams.   You invite all your…

Brown Sugar Cinnamon Loaf // The Sugar Hit

Brown Sugar Cinnamon Loaf


  Brown sugar! How come you taste so good? (Rolling Stones, 1971). Now that I’ve got that off my chest, let’s talk bread baking. How do you feel about working with yeast?   I absolutely love it. I find any…

Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies | The Sugar Hit

Chocolate Chip Pretzel Cookies


  Is this cookie badass or what? Chunky dark chocolate, crunchy shards of pretzel, a healthy kick of salt. DAYUMMMM COOKIE.   This cookie is like Sandy from Grease after she completely changes her personality. Or wait, it’s more like…

Pain au Raisin | The Sugar Hit

Pain au Raisin


  If those swirly, buttery, flaky, custardy, fruit filled spirals of deliciousness don’t convince you to make this, then I don’t know what will. Oh wait, the only other thing I can think of is if you don’t have a…

Cocoa Hazelnut Brownies | The Sugar Hit

Cocoa Hazelnut Brownies!


  Brownies might not be an all the time food, but they are definitely an anytime food. Seriously, name me a single time when a surprise brownie would not be welcomed.   The only time I can think of is…

Blueberry Pie Donuts | The Sugar Hit

Blueberry Pie Donuts


  Sweet Lord of the donuts. These are the best. I probably shouldn’t say that, since I made them. But these are the damn best, you guys.   When you take two of your favourite things in the entire world,…

Daim Bar Waffles! | The Sugar Hit

Daim Bar Waffles


  You’ve heard of Liege Waffles. You’ve heard of Daim (Dime) Bars. Ladies and gentlemen, please meet; Daim Bar Waffles.   These are straight up my favourite waffles of all time. The waffle dough is like a super-simple brioche, aka…