Category: Dessert

Snow Frog Jelly or ‘suet kap’ (in cantonese)

Snow Frog Jelly or ‘suet kap’ (in cantonese)

Tonight I am having suet kap for dinner. It has been such a long time and this is definitely nostalgic for me. Growing up I am excited every time I see the double boiler being used. I knew whatever in it would be good and […]

Cheese and Bacon Muffins

Cheese and Bacon Muffins

Savoury muffins are good lunchbox fillers for children

Crêpe

Crêpe

A crêpe or crepe is a type of very thin pancake. Crêpes are usually of two types: sweet crêpes and savoury galettes. Crêpes are served with a variety of fillings, from the simplest with only sugar to flambéed crêpes Suzette or elaborate savoury galettes. My […]

Brandy Butter Chocolate & Coffee marble cake – special

Brandy Butter Chocolate & Coffee marble cake – special

I have never hidden the fact that I prefer my cake naked. If it has to have a filling then I prefer it with fresh cream. I do not like a lot of icing, fondant, marzipan etc etc. However I like a bit of butter […]

Rich Brandy Butter Cake – Special

Rich Brandy Butter Cake – Special

When we were growing up, my sibling and I, the five of us enjoys my mother’s butter cakes and often we have to fight over the last few pieces. Now I can laugh about it but I remember then there were even tears! This is […]

Tarte tatin aux pêches (Peaches Tart Tatin)

Tarte tatin aux pêches (Peaches Tart Tatin)

A friend’s Aunt came to my house for the first time the other day and she brought with her 8 beautiful sexy peaches. As a well brought up Chinese, we do not go to people’s house empty handed and she practise this to the later. […]

Tiramisù a la Julie

Tiramisù a la Julie

Tiramisù is a popular coffee-flavoured Italian custard dessert. It is made of dry sponge ladyfingers like biscuits dipped in a mixture of coffee and coffee liqueurs, layered with a whipped mixture of eggs, sugar, and mascarpone cheese, flavoured with cocoa. I prefer my tiramisù to […]

Healthier Chocolate Cheesecake & Healthier Lemon Cheesecake

Healthier Chocolate Cheesecake & Healthier Lemon Cheesecake

Healthier Chocolate Cheesecake & Healthier Lemon Cheesecake

Bailey Bread and Butter Pudding

Bailey Bread and Butter Pudding

Daughter came home form work the other day with 2 huge loaves of brioches and I was wondering what to do with them. Today I decided to make bread and butter pudding AGAIN!  However I have decided it is going to be a bread and […]

Panna cotta special

Panna cotta special

Panna cotta special – Grenadine & champagne with strawberry & raspberries + a mint leaf. The bottom layer is coconut milk + condensed milk.  The top layer is grenadine & champagne with strawberries and raspberries and served with freshly shredded coconut.