38. Mexico – Chocolate, cinnamon and chilli cake

Well after an almost 2 year hiatus, Around the World in 80 plates is back! Life got super busy and while this blog was always on my list of ‘things to do’, it inevitably got pushed down the priority list which was a real shame as I love doing it! But I’ve recently made some…

16. Croatia – Bajadera Torte

Today is Croatia National Day. I decided to make something sweet to celebrate, and came across a great recipe on About.com that I’ve adapted slightly. This is a no-bake recipe that combines biscuit crumbs, nuts and chocolate. Bajadera Torte is named after Bajadera chocolates, which are apparently very popular in Croatia. This torte is rich…