Category: baking

Prune & Custard Brioche Tart 0

Prune & Custard Brioche Tart

Although I often bake tarts, I usually use shortcrust pastry. But a brioche tart had been on my mind for a while. I finally got around to making it the other day. It is...

Savoury Pumpkin Muffins With  Pea Shoot & Strawberry Salad 0

Savoury Pumpkin Muffins With Pea Shoot & Strawberry Salad

The other day I used a whole pumpkin to cook rice in it. The seeds and stringy bits were discarded and the shell made a lovely and fragrant ‘rice pot’. Since some pieces were...

Smoked Pork Sausage Quiche With Braided Edges 0

Smoked Pork Sausage Quiche With Braided Edges

Not a quiche again!! I know. I know! But it’s the first day of March and I wanted to try out something new regarding quiches. I had been reading up on coconut oil crusts...

Matcha Cake With Chocolate Frosting & Candied Pansies 0

Matcha Cake With Chocolate Frosting & Candied Pansies

This was a week ago. When we had a sudden shower at night, my first thought was about how glad I was that I had picked my pansies during the day. Or the rain...

Sweet Coconut Rolls 0

Sweet Coconut Rolls

Happy New Year, everyone! These past few days I have been scouring the internet for something coconut-ty and came across these amazing buns from Samoan cuisine. These are called Panipopo. Pani is the word...

Labneh Tart With Matcha Pastry Dough 0

Labneh Tart With Matcha Pastry Dough

Labneh tart with a topping of ground pistachios, plums and pomegranates Regular visitors to this page know about my weakness for pies and tarts. My latest obsession is to make them with one of...

Mini White Chocolate Tarts With Pomegranate 0

Mini White Chocolate Tarts With Pomegranate

Hello everyone! I’m back after a pretty long gap. Although I have been cooking a lot, posting did not happen often. Year-endings usually tend to be like this. Meeting up with friends and family...

Cauliflower Baked Upside Down With A Fish Filling 0

Cauliflower Baked Upside Down With A Fish Filling

Cauliflower baked upside down One of my recent posts had a cauliflower that was baked in white sauce. With cauliflowers in season now, they are made so often. One thing about seasonal delights is...

Baked Cauliflower In White Sauce 0

Baked Cauliflower In White Sauce

The end of the year means cauliflower season. Like most vegetables, the first ones usually go into fish curries. Actually most new vegetables (of the season) usually get cooked this way. Later, other recipes...

Goat Meat Pie With An Olive Oil Pastry Crust 0

Goat Meat Pie With An Olive Oil Pastry Crust

Goat meat pie with a cucumber/tomato/ starfruit salad It’s the season of meaty pies!:) Meat tastes so much better when the weather turns kinder and this pie is about celebrating the season! With meat...