Give me cake or give me death cookies.

Saturday, 28 February 2015

Thursday, 19 February 2015

Chinese New Year 2015: Coconut Layered Nian Gao- Recipe

大家新年快乐- dàjiā xīnnián kuàilè! Happy new year, everyone! It's my favourite festival of the year, Chinese New Year! During - chūnjié ("spring festival") we wear red, only say positive things to people and, of course, eat lots of food. One food you absolutely must eat is a 年糕- niángāo.

Saturday, 14 February 2015

Hidden Pandan Heart Cake- Recipe

This is probably a bit pathetically "meta", but when I realised that I had scheduled to make a hidden pandan heart cake bang on Valentine's day by pure coincidence, I almost decided to make something else. Luckily I decided to not be so pathetic and just went ahead with it.

Tuesday, 10 February 2015

Khanom Kleeb Lamduan (Thai Shortbread)- Recipe

To be fair, I'm pretty sure I've done stranger things than smoking cookies at half past midnight on a Saturday night. I just can't think of any off the top of my head right now.

Sunday, 8 February 2015

Black Sesame Tart with Matcha Shortcrust – Recipe

I pushed the boat out a little bit on this one, and was a little nervous in getting the flavour balance of the bitter green tea and the toasty sesame seeds right- I'm please to say that it worked. In fact, this tart worked very, very well.