Tag Archives: chocolate

Chocolate cupcakes with chocolate cream cheese frosting

Chinese New Year is barely over and Valentine’s day is just around the corner. J and I don’t formally celebrate Valentine’s day. There are not grand plans for this day but we would always do something small like have a … Continue reading

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Honeycomb dark chocolate brownie

Dear Readers, Hope you enjoyed your holidays and had a fantastic New Year celebration with your loved ones! I’m starting 2014 with a simple and fuss-free recipe – something that may not be fancy but is the kind of comforting … Continue reading

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Chocolate sables christmas wreaths

It’s the time of the year again for some Christmas cheer. This time, they come in the form of chocolate sables. To introduce some Christmas feel, I piped them in circles to make them look like Christmas wreaths. Then I … Continue reading

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Chocolate mendiants: How to temper chocolate

Even though chocolate mendiants are reminiscent of Christmas, I don’t see why we can’t indulge on them throughout the year. Mendiants translates to “beggar” in the French language. However, there is nothing meager or impoverished about these chocolate discs  studded … Continue reading

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How to make chocolate macarons

I don’t know how I found myself in the kitchen making macarons. I guess it had to do with the leftover egg whites in the fridge from my ice-cream experiment. It’s not a bad thing to make macarons. They are … Continue reading

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