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Tahini Chocolate Truffles

Tahini Chocolate Truffles

These tahini chocolate truffles have a halva-like centre which is not too sweet. The recipe is super easy and can be adapted to almost any flavour!

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Ma’amoul – Three Ways

Ma’amoul – Three Ways

Ma’amoul are filled butter cookies traditionally made with semolina flour. Our version has a decadent twist!

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Russian Honey Cake

Russian Honey Cake

Layers of caramelly honey biscuit are sandwiched together with sour cream to make a buttery Biscoff-like cake.

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Chocolate Chilli Baklava

Chocolate Chilli Baklava

Flaky baklava with a filling of spices, cocoa nibs, almond and dark chocolate, this version is not too sweet and so addictive

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Speckled Vanilla Cake with Marshmallow Easter Egg Filling

A classic vanilla sponge sandwiched together with marshmallow Easter egg frosting and topped with speckled eggs – swoon!

Matcha Mille Crepe Cake

Many many layers of beautiful matcha green tea infused pancakes stacked on top of each other with a vanilla custard cream filling

Chocolate Truffle Amaretti Cake with Espresso Glaze

A dense, fudgy chocolate cake that’s best served with a huge scoop of vanilla ice cream and an even bigger spoon!

Watercolour Vanilla Birthday Cake

A bright and cheerful butter cake to celebrate The Kate Tin’s 7th Birthday! Hooray!

Frozen Chocolate Tiramisu

My favourite Italian dessert gets a chocolate twist and a short stint in the freezer to make it the perfect after-lunch, after-dinner, after-anything dessert.

Chocolate Peppermint Crisp Ice Cream Cake

A show-stopper no-churn ice cream cake layered with biscuits, homemade ice cap sauce and frosted mint leaves

Vanilla Bean Basque Cheesecake

If you’re good at burning things, this is for you! The beauty of this cheesecake is in its burnt, caramelized flavour. 

Neapolitan Ice Cream Cake with Raspberries

Layers of chocolate brownie, raspberry sorbet and vanilla ice cream – basically it’s a tower of happiness!

Hummingbird Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

A simple but impressive cake packed with pineapple and nuts covered in a tangy cream cheese frosting

Quadruple Chocolate Melt ‘n Mix Cake

A melt ‘n mix white chocolate cake topped with whipped dark chocolate ganache and caramel-chocolate sauce

Instant 3-Ingredient Strawberry Frozen Yoghurt

When words like ‘instant’ and ‘3-ingredient’ are thrown around, you know it’s a must-try recipe!

Flourless Chocolate Yoghurt Torte with Rum and Raisin Sauce

Everyone needs a flourless chocolate torte recipe tucked away for any occasion!

Brown Butter Pancakes with No-Churn Chestnut Ice Cream

Crispy buttery pancakes topped with an easy soft-serve style chestnut ice cream and spiced pecans

Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Cones

Make an ice cream cone that’s as delicious as the frozen dessert inside it – it’s easier than you think!

Toffee Apple Cake with Caramel Peanut Buttercream

A delicious spiced halloween cake inspired by Snow White’s poison apple – it’s so good, it’s scary!

Moerkoffie Cake with Condensed Milk Drip

A layered and marbled chocolate cake inspired by the clouds made when condensed milk is poured into strong, black moerkoffie!

Black Forest Pavlova with Chocolate Mousse

Towering layers of crispy, marshmallowy marbled meringue, dark chocolate mousse, whipped cream and syrupy cherries

The Creamiest Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

A luscious, thick, and creamy ice cream with an intense vanilla flavour made with and without an ice cream machine!

Vanilla Buttercream Unicorn Cake

A showstopper vanilla sponge cake layered with vanilla buttercream – plus how to turn it into a unicorn cake!

Black Brushstroke Cake for Halloween

Black brushstroke cakes are the perfect gothic dessert – this one’s a black velvet cake with jet-black burnt vanilla frosting!

About Me

Hi, my name is Katelyn and I sugarcoat everything – literally! You know that little voice inside your head that says, ‘Hey, let’s go a little crazy and have another slice of cake. It has carrots in it, so, basically it’s a salad, right?’ Well, The Kate Tin IS that little voice and it will take care of every kind of craving you’ll ever have! And I would know, because I’ve sacrificed my waistline to bring you the naughtiest, most decadent and indulgent cakes, bakes, cookies and all sorts of deliciousness of your dreams!

Welcome to my happy place – and hopefully, it will be yours too!