Tag Archives: chiffon

Week 170: Lemon and raspberry Swiss roll

Lemon and cream cheese has always been one of my favourite combination. So I decided to incorporate it into another one of my recent favourite – a Swiss roll. While I was back at my parents’ place, mum and I … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Week 169: Coffee chiffon cake

This cake was a true serendipity. I am not a big fan of coffee-flavoured dessert as I always thought coffee is better as a drink than as dessert. However, this turned out to be first ever successful chiffon cake and … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Week 166: Japanese strawberry shortcake

It is strawberry season in Europe. While there, I saw more strawberries than I can ever imagine. Sometimes, there are even random stalls setup in street corners, selling only strawberries. It’s a pity I couldn’t bring them back.

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Week 159: Chocolate Swiss roll

One of the most annoying thing about the coffee Swiss roll from last week was how the thin layer of “cake skin” peeled off when I remove the paper used to wrap the cake. So I decided to revert to … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Week 158: Coffee Swiss roll

Swiss rolls always conjures up warm childhood memories. It’s also one of the few things I bake that, can be done a relatively short time.

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Week 155: Chocolate chiffon

Sometimes I get the strange urge to make and decorate a cake. And last weekend was one of those times. It was only yesterday when I realised I had almost forgotten the tradition I have been keeping for the past … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Week 147: Tiramisu cake

Sometimes people get the weirdest craving. And this weekend, my craving was for a chiffon cake. In fact, it started when I got to work Friday morning. And guess what, I happened to chance upon a very concise tutorial on … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Week 126: Vanilla and chocolate chiffon

I made plans a while ago to return to my parents’ place so I get to spend Mother’s Day with my mum this year. Unfortunately, something came up at work and my trip was delayed. I was so disappointed about … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Week 63: Pandan chiffon cake

I believe I have found the formula for that perfect light and fluffy pandan chiffon cake. The ingredients are pretty much the same as the original recipe I was using. But the method was tweaked for a bit, and I … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Week 59: Pandan kaya cake

My biggest baking fail thus far. I know, it looked alright. And immediately after it was done, it tasted alright. Something was off, but, I couldn’t quite put a finger on it. After a night in the refrigerator, I found … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment