Walnut Fig Bread

This walnut fig bread is a work of art which I learnt at a baking class organized by Rise. The Chef is very professional and patient who’s willing to explain each ingredient and step. I learned to use fresh yeast and to craft this bread into a beautiful leaf. After trying a few different baking schools […]

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Tom Yum Gong Soup

Tom Yum Gong soup is always something I order when I go for Thai food. I was lucky enough to learn this recipe from a local chef in Phuket. As it’s difficult to find some of the ingredients in Hong Kong, I have made some slight modifications but still tastes yummy. I sometimes like to add […]

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Nutella Banana Nut Bread

Starting a beautiful day with a slice of home-baked Nutella but bread with swirls of Nutella just brings you to heaven. My house is always loaded with bananas because they are great as a pre and post run snack. But sometimes in HK’s hot and humid weather they ripe way too quickly. That’s when I […]

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Prawn soup base

The best way to use your shrimp / lobster / prawn shells is to make a soup base which can be used for different types of soup. My favorite is definitely tom yum gong (the recipe which I will share soon). You can make a big batch, put them in ziplock bags and freeze until […]

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Green Papaya Salad

Summer is approaching and tonight I had a craving for green papaya salad. This salad is really easy to throw together. The only time consuming part is shredding the green papaya. The Thais do it really fast using a knife to make indents into the green papaya and then slicing the indents which forms thin […]

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Cauliflower Gluten Free Pizza

Cauliflower pizza is a great cheat food and perfect for those wanting a gluten free pizza  option. Whilst the taste and texture may not be as great as a real pizza, having a few slices will not be as guilty. Plus you can save time from kneading the dough and waiting for it to rise. […]

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Cutlery Sugar Cookies

Sunday is bake day for me and this weekend I just wanted to bake something easy and fun. My cutlery cookie cutters came just in time for me to have some fun with these sugar cookies. You can use whatever cookie cutter you wish and decorate them with Royal icing, dip them in some melted […]

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