Mod Blog — Sweet Treats
This is the dessert of all desserts. That might sound like a big call as chocolate mousse definitely reached it's trendy peak in the late 90's and early 2000's when it was commonly served up in a martini glass topped with a red glacé cherry. Since then, it has fallen down the popularity ranks but I promise you, one spoonful of this and you will be inviting friends over for dinner, just so you have an excuse to make it again. I would not say I personally have a sweet spot for chocolatey desserts. I would choose a good carrot...
When you are craving something sweet, pancakes can really hit the spot and they don't have to be loaded with sugar to do so. Carissa has kindly shared her go-to pancake recipe that is so quick and easy, it can be made during the working week. The best thing about pancakes is the toppings (of course!). There are no rules with pancake toppings, so do whatever tickles your fancy! Carissa topped the pancakes pictured with creamy tahini, coconut yoghurt, a chocolate paleo mix, berries, kiwifruit and honey. When Carissa is in a rush, she will smother her pancake in peanut butter and...
Love chocolate cake? So do we! We wanted to create a recipe that was quick and easy to prepare and used minimal equipment. This cake is light and fluffy and not overly rich. You can intensify the chocolate flavour by topping it with your favourite chocolate icing. What is the secret to a light and fluffy cake, you ask? Make it in your blender! All you need is a few simple ingredients and a high speed blender (the MOD Blend Pro is perfect for this) and in a matter of minutes you have a chocolate cake that is ready for the...
These little cheesecakes require no baking and are so easy to throw together. No need for bowls, all you need is a high powered blender (and if you are using kitchen scales, no measuring cups are needed either)! As a bonus they are also gluten and refined sugar free and make a great summer time dessert. Taste as you go and adjust the flavourings to your personal preference e.g. add more lemon or lime juice to make it more tart or additional maple syrup to make it sweeter.