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News from the Curley Kitchen – April

News from the Curley Kitchen – April

We're approaching Easter and our team of chefs are busy making plenty of chocolate eggs. Our full range is available in our Harrods concession but we have made our most popular eggs available on the online boutique. Work is well underway at our boutique in Smiths...

Seasonal Recipe – Simnel Cake

Seasonal Recipe – Simnel Cake

A Simnel Cake is a light fruit cake, which has become a tradition to be eaten at Easter time. The 11 balls of marzipan used to decorate the top are believed to represent the apostles – minus Judas! To create an extra rich and moist cake, we marinate the fruits...

William’s Diary – Canada

William’s Diary – Canada

William is just back from a trip to Montreal, Canada learning all about the production and uses of Maple Syrup. During the visit they visited sugar shacks to see maple syrup produced and restaurants where maple is a key part of the offering. It was a very inspiring...

News from the Curley Kitchen – March

News from the Curley Kitchen – March

A month to go until Easter and our team of chefs are busy making plenty of chocolate eggs. Our full range is available in our Harrods concession but we have made our most popular eggs available on the online boutique. Also keeping the team busy is the progress with...

Seasonal Recipe – Amedei Chocolate Tarts

Seasonal Recipe – Amedei Chocolate Tarts

Hazelnut & Almond Pastry filled Toscano 70% chocolate ganache and rich chocolate sponge then finished with Crème Chantilly.   Makes Approximately 16 Tarts   Recipes: Hazelnut & almond pastry Chocolate ganache Rich chocolate sponge Crème...

Seasonal Recipe – Puits D’Amour

Seasonal Recipe – Puits D’Amour

In the theme of Valentines, I have chosen ‘Puits D’Amour which translates as ‘Wells of Love’’. A French classic pastry, which was first mentioned in a recipe book in 1735. Vincent De La Chapelle’s Le Cuisiner Moderne. The cake developed over time and it was Nicolas...

New from the Curley Kitchen

New from the Curley Kitchen

New from the Curley Kitchen   We have teamed up with the luxury Chinese baiju white spirit brand Fen Chiew, to create range of chocolates in celebration of Chinese New Year.   Fen Chiew is produced in Fenyang in the province of Shanxi in China. It has been...

Seasonal Recipe – Pecan and Banana Cake

Seasonal Recipe – Pecan and Banana Cake

We all need a little bit of comfort during the cold winter months. This cake is tasty, comforting and contains one of your 5 a day! 😉   Pecan and Banana Cake Recipes:                     Banana Cake Pecan Streusal topping   Equipment:               Eight x...

Seasonal Recipe – Whisky Tablet

Seasonal Recipe – Whisky Tablet

A real Scottish tradition. It was something my Granny used to take great pride in. The recipe I have used dates back a long way, it uses fresh milk rather than evaporated milk, unlike most modern recipes. A recipe using fresh milk takes far longer to cook but is worth...

Crowdfunding Campaign

Crowdfunding Campaign

The launch of our crowdfund is our news of the month. We have put together a selection of rewards to suit all tastes (as long as you like chocolate!). We are offering classic chocolate boxes, nostalgia, gift bars, new products and chocolate experiences. All timed to...

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