Our Story


Bluebasil brownies is owned and run by Nikki Taylor, who has over 20 years of experience in the food and hospitality industry. Nikki’s culinary journey has taken her around the world from Australia, Canada, America, France and the Swiss Alps until settling in the beautiful English Cotswolds. The diversity of her experience has seen her cooking on a cattle station in the Australian outback to running her own catering business in the Cotswolds where she cooked for MP’s and even Royalty.

Bluebasil brownies mail order business was born in 2010 and is now a small team operating from a beautiful location in the North Cotswolds.

“Our commitment is to produce outstanding quality chocolate brownies, uniquely packaged with a vintage style edge, delivered all over the U.K. Our focus is on delivering great quality chocolate brownie gift boxes and excellent customer service”  


"With each flavour demonstrating the same consistent quality, no wonder Bluebasil brownies won the Great Taste Gold award for two years running." ~ Chocolatier

We are proud winners of the Great Taste Award for our Cardamom brownie 2011, Hazelnut brownie 2012 and Classic Chunky Chocolate brownie 2012.


"In the back of Pear Shaped I bemoaned the lack of great brownie brands in the UK. And then a lovely lady informed me that Bluebasil do a pretty amazing brownie… seriously, the brownies were outstanding. Super squidgy, fudgy, mega-chocolatey" ~ Stella Newman, Author/Novelist of Pear Shaped ~