Tag Archives: desserts

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…

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…

chocolate milk chiffon cake with chocolate chips

I have been very good! It has been almost 6 weeks since I last baked a chiffon cake! See, I CAN resist! LOL. I think this must have been the longest…

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…

orange butter cake

It has been a very quiet Chinese New Year. I spent most of it at home, baking. It was wonderful! I experimented on a few recipes that I had been…

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…

walnut butter cake

So, I am back with another version of Mrs Ng SK’s very famous, and very, very delicious butter cake! I started this year with a post on Banana Walnut Bread….

seriously rich chocolate cake

Butter cakes, chiffon cakes, angel food cakes, black forest cakes. Gah, why do I have to choose? But sometimes, choose I must. Because I can only bake so many cakes in…

strawberry tea chiffon cake

One of the things I love most about chiffon cakes is their versatility.  As long as you get the proportions of the ingredients right, you can change the flavor of…