Category Archives: Dairy

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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Lavender honey cupcakes with dark chocolate frosting

What you see is often what you get. In the case of these cupcakes, the luscious spread of dark chocolate frosting deceives you into believing that beneath it lies something equally chocolatey, plain or somewhere in between. No one came … Continue reading

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Homemade lemongrass and ginger ice cream

I love the flavours of lemongrass and ginger on its own and they are even better when brought together. A lemongrass and ginger iced tea is just the perfect drink to uplift and refresh one’s mind and body on a … Continue reading

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Caramel au beurre salé (salted butter caramel)

Ask anyone of my friends and they can tell you my obsession with salted caramel.  Caramel itself is already amazing; I love its deep, intense flavour, the complexity in its sweetness – sweet yet never too cloyingly sweet. Then, unexpectedly … Continue reading

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Sunday: Creation and possibilities

There are just some weekends where you feel like staying in instead of braving the crowds at the shopping mall, at the cinemas, or even at your favourite restaurant.Some days are made for lying in bed with a book in … Continue reading

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