Tag Archives: dessert

mango yogurt jelly

I was about 10 when I made jelly for the first time.  Jellies are a great way to get your kids into the kitchen. My son was about 2.5 years…

4-ingredient no churn s’mores ice cream

I had some Graham crackers to use up. Originally I had bought them to make a cheesecake but I procrastinated (happens a lot) and got distracted by other things I…

matcha chiffon cake

I will never tire of chiffon cakes.  There are so many different flavors of chiffon cakes one can make.  I really believe that one can bake a chiffon cake every…

tao suan with you tiao (豆爽油条) | split mung soup with chinese cruller

If you had grown up in Singapore, you would have grown up with Tao Suan, which is a Chinese sweet dessert made with split mung beans. I rarely eat tao…

coconut milk and rock melon with sago

I don’t post many recipes on Chinese desserts because I worry that many are just too simple. As I was cooking a pot of Coconut Milk and Rock Melon with…

coffee butter cake

This was no one’s fault but my own. There were 2 other cakes in the house but all I could obsess about was how to tweak Mrs Ng SK’s famous…

gula melaka chiffon cake

I have to let you know that as I am typing this post, I have two Gula Melaka Chiffon cakes baking in the ovens. And I am munching on one…

ruby peach and lavender chiffon cake

As you know, I have been trying to eat a tad more healthily so I have been (mostly) replacing my morning carbs with smoothies. The problem is, though, I am…

butter rum cake

Over the Chinese New Year holidays, I basically baked up a frenzy. I spent two glorious days doing not much but bake!  One of the cakes I baked was this…

chocolate pound cake

I have about 300 cook books and I am ashamed to admit that there are quite a few that I have not really looked at. So over the weekend, I…