I'm Basil. I bake.

Specifically, I bake Android cakes. That makes this an Android baking blog.
200g - Lindt - 70% cocoa275g - Fine cooking chocolate chips - 50% cocoa125g - Galaxy - 100% creamy
525g - Butter

200g - Lindt - 70% cocoa
275g - Fine cooking chocolate chips - 50% cocoa
125g - Galaxy - 100% creamy

525g - Butter

Android Brownies are born from three types of chocolate.

Android Brownies are born from three types of chocolate.

BasilBakes BeatsBlondies for @ThreeUK and #BeatsOnThree

BasilBakes BeatsBlondies for @ThreeUK and #BeatsOnThree

Cooled overnight. Time to get the Beats on.

Cooled overnight. Time to get the Beats on.

Oh nuts.

Oh nuts.

Pre-mixed mix

Pre-mixed mix

157g white choc, roughly chopped. 7g for wandering fingers, 150g for BeatsBlondies.

157g white choc, roughly chopped. 7g for wandering fingers, 150g for BeatsBlondies.

#BeatsBlondies

ThreeUK, HTC and Beats Audio sent me to a gig. They also sent me white chocolate and let me play with an HTC Sensation XL for tweeting #BeatsOnThree.

To say thank you, I’ve created BeatsBlondies. Roll on the baking.

Time’s been tight so the fancy stuff has taken a back seat. For now. Till then, Richard Lai’s in town. HaiLai Brownies. Simples.

Time’s been tight so the fancy stuff has taken a back seat. For now. Till then, Richard Lai’s in town. HaiLai Brownies. Simples.

This weekend was busy. With a phone to review and a cousin to visit out of town, I didn’t make a Basil Bakes cake, just a plain, yum carrot cake.
This week I’ll pull out all the stops though: “Basil Bakes Carrot Cakes”.
Farmer Android anyone? Moo, Baah, Baah, Beep.

This weekend was busy. With a phone to review and a cousin to visit out of town, I didn’t make a Basil Bakes cake, just a plain, yum carrot cake.

This week I’ll pull out all the stops though: “Basil Bakes Carrot Cakes”.

Farmer Android anyone? Moo, Baah, Baah, Beep.

Happy Birthday Matt. This is proof your Apple and my Android can coexist beautifully. 

How it’s made?

Lorraine Pascal’s Red Velvet recipe minus the red velvet plus jam Also, a little less sugar in the buttercream makes it butterier. Dr.Oetker Regal Icing on top. Android is a mix of green, yellow and white Regal Icing.

HTC Sense 3.0 inspired cupcakes. Combining things pretty. NomNom.
P.S. This was a side project. See that cake in the background? That’s the main event … but shhh! It’s a surprise. 
I’ve set the post to go live 10am London time tomorrow. Here’s a clue: “BasilBakes, Android eats … Apple”

HTC Sense 3.0 inspired cupcakes. Combining things pretty. NomNom.

P.S. This was a side project. See that cake in the background? That’s the main event … but shhh! It’s a surprise.

I’ve set the post to go live 10am London time tomorrow. Here’s a clue: “BasilBakes, Android eats … Apple”