Category Archives: Baking

Baked cheesecake with fresh berries

I have not baked cheesecake in a very long time. One day, while clearing my refrigerator, I found a box of cream cheese that has been sitting at the corner for an embarrassing amount of time. It was just two … Continue reading

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Tarte aux fruits 2.0

I started this blog with a post on tarte aux fruits (fruit tart). Fast forward four years and one hundred and eighty-four posts later, it remains as one of my favourite tarts and maybe dessert of all time. I get … Continue reading

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Coffee and walnut cake

I have an unhealthy obsession that I’ve been trying to quit. I’ve been amassing far too many cookbooks that my bookshelves can take. While I’m an e-book covert and I’ve been reading fiction digitally, I still prefer my cookbooks in … Continue reading

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Rose and raspberry tarts

Rose is such an maligned flavour; most people would avoid it like plague thinking it taste like bandung, a drink made with rose syrup and evaporated milk that is overly sweet and syrupy, in my opinion, but is very popular … Continue reading

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Not quite your usual lemon meringue tart

  Just last weekend, I’ve put together a plated lemon meringue dessert. It is a familiar  flavour of lemon and meringue but not in its typical form that I’m used to making. This was born because I was trying to … Continue reading

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