Tag Archives: dessert


blueberry buttermilk coffee cake

Have you heard of coffee cakes? I don’t mean cakes that contain coffee. Because coffee cakes don’t necessarily contain coffee. A coffee cake is a cake or sweet bread flavored…


sweet potato chiffon cake

I love sweet potatoes. I love eating them in Asian desserts – like in bubur cha cha, or cooked in a sweet ginger syrup, or even when made into fritters….


pandan coconut butter cake

Butter cakes are so delicious, especially this recipe adapted from Mrs Ng SK. The cake is super fragrant – it smells crazily good – and very tender. It was so…


bread and butter pudding with brandy custard (Using Le Creuset Buffet Casserole)

If you are a follower of my blog, you most probably would have noticed that I love cooking with my Le Creuset Buffet Casserole. (See here, here, here and here just…


no-churn salted dulce de leche ice-cream with salted caramel chocolate

The first time I had dulce de leche (read: dool-seh-deh-LEH-cheh) was when was I was in the US. Dulce de leche literally translates to “Jam (or sweet) made of milk”, and is…


flour-less lemon, almond and ricotta cake

When life gives you lemons, make, well, forget the lemonade! Make a lemon cake instead! Lemon cakes are so yummy. It is probably the tangy aroma and taste that makes one…


rice flour soy milk chiffon cake

Many people have asked me for a gluten-free chiffon cake. So I made one today. And guess what? This cake is also suitable for those who are lactose-intolerant. That’s killing…


layered vanilla sponge cake with whipped cream, strawberries and blueberries

Do you like cake? Well, I am not the world’s biggest cake fan but if a tender slice of cake is sitting right in front of me, well, I am…


salted caramel sauce

I don’t like sweet things. That much is true. But what I do like (A LOT) is caramel. There is something about caramel. That deep flavor when sugar is cooked…


{Giveaway} cream cheese chiffon cake

Wait! Wait!  I know what you are thinking! “Another chiffon cake recipe, Diana???” Well, in my defense, I am giving away not one, but two sets of tools to help you…