Soft Baguette (软式欧包)

This recipe is gotten from 爱与恨老师. It makes an in-between bread, soft yet with a bite. It looks lovely yet very easy and effortless to make. Because moisture is low, dough is easy to handle. I’ve added wholemeal flour, chocolate chip, fruits and seeds to the recipe and it is still very soft. Recipe (Adapted…

Copycat Walker Shortbread

Baked this walker shortbread for my dear son. He felt my butter cookies were too ‘melt in the mouth’ (duh? 😒). Ok, so mommy try. Here’s the easy 3-ingredients, hand mixed shortbread. Buttery and yes, not melt in the mouth. Grateful to the detailed sharing by Eugenie Kitchen. Although I’ve altered the recipe to my own taste,…

Banana Cake

Now I know why this Richard Goh’s recipe pops up all the time when I google for banana cake recipe. It’s easy (whole eggs) and so soft and chock full of banana. I used 5.5 (200g) in this 3 egg recipe, yet texture still fluffy and soft. Recipe (adapted from Richard Goh, 7″ square tin)…

Gula Melaka Sponge Cake

  Gula Melaka is an all time favourite which I have baked many many times, mostly as chiffon. I have used and improved this recipe over time in terms of the ratio of dry and wet ingredients and the addition of an extra egg white. I find this recipe most stable, very consistent in texture…

No Knead Artisan Bread

This recipe was really popular many years back when it was publish in New York Times. If you do a search of this title, or Jim Lahey, you will see many, many, many websites or blogs giving wonderful reviews of it. Tastewise, this bread is crusty, savoury and chewy. Not quite our Asian style soft…

Chocolate Banana Sponge

This cake gave an awesome texture and banana aroma. I took lotsa close up pictures because I was so pleased with the crumbs with the little bits of banana mixed throughout the cake. I baked in a round pan, but it can be baked in a tube pan too, as a Chiffon. The recipe is…

Tiramisu Cake

This cake has got no alcohol or gelatin, to observe dietary restrictions of the recipients. You can add Kahlua to the coffee syrup if you wish. Gelatin can also be added if you wish for more stability in case you need to transport the cake or leave it out at room temperature for a longer…