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pork medallions in marsala and mushroom sauce

It was the LAM’s birthday and he wanted an Italian dinner. So I cooked some Italian food. And this was one of the dishes I cooked. I rarely use French…

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pandan chiffon cake (pandan paste method)

There are two ways to make pandan cakes. One requires you to blitz pandan leaves to extract the juices which are then used to make the cake. This is how I usually…

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goya chanpuru (ゴーヤチャンプル) | bitter gourd, egg and spam stir-fry

I love bitter gourd. Growing up, my sister and I were forced to eat bitter gourd. My mom would stir-fry them, cook them in soups… and since we could only…

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chocolate velvet cupcakes with peanut butter swiss meringue buttercream

Time flies by so quickly and it is time for The Cake Slice Bakers to unveil what we have baked this month from the book we are currently baking from…

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peanut butter swiss meringue buttercream

I love making Swiss Meringue Buttercream (SMBC). I love how they stand up to the heat in Singapore and how the buttercream is so much less sweet compared to American…

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chocolate rice flour chiffon cake

I was going to bake a pandan chiffon cake but then I saw this recipe. I have heard of rice flour chiffon cakes, but had never made one. So I thought…

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raspberry almond coffee cake

Before you think I have really gone bonkers, no I didn’t add any coffee to this cake! Raspberry and coffee? Hmm, I guess it may work for some but it…

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gai tod nahm prik pao | thai-style deep-fried chicken

Before I start my post, I want to share that The Domestic Goddess Wannabe has been selected as erecipe.com’s Blog of the Day!!! How awesome is that!! Yes, I am…

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ojingeo bokkeum (오징어볶음) | korean-style stir-fried squid

I love squid. I love buying squid at the market. I love coming home and cleaning the squid – taking out the backbone, cleaning the cavity, but most of all…

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soft-baked white chocolate cranberry cookies with butterscotch chips

There was a voice in my head. It kept telling me I had to bake some cookies. I am not sure if this was a sign of old(er)-age or I…