Category Archives: Cookies

Valentine’s day rose macarons

Hi everyone, Happy  Valentine’s day! I’ve made some rose macarons for this special day. Will be sharing the recipe later. Hope all of you are having a very love(ly) day! Enjoy your weekends! x, jo

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Sesame cookies

Black sesame seeds have found their way in many traditional Chinese desserts like the thick and sweet black sesame soup (黑芝麻糊) or black sesame dumpling (tang yuan). I love the flavour of black sesame especially in desserts and would never … Continue reading

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Rose, cranberry and pistachio cookies

Hello everyone, Just a quick post before the buzz and fuss of Chinese New Year. I can’t admit that I’m a huge Chinese New Year fan. There are some traditions that I love (like cooking and eating with the family) … Continue reading

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Pierre Hermé’s olive oil and vanilla macaron (macaron a l’hhuile d’ olive et vanille)

How many of you have tried Pierre Hermé’s olive oil and vanilla macaron? If you have not, would you like to try it? The olive oil and vanilla macaron  is amongst his signature macarons. I have to admit that I have … Continue reading

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Florentines

I seem to have never-ending stash of nuts and dried fruits (not that I’m complaining). They usually end up in my homemade granola. On this particular day, I felt like I deserved something more treat-worthy, and so I turned to … Continue reading

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