Oven- roasted Sweet Potato

I really miss winter in my hometown. Sweet memory of roasted sweet potato and candied fruit on the stick. The traditional kind of roasted sweet potato is done by a simple and crude oven made from a big iron container. The stall owners would separate  the container into 2 parts. One is to be filled…

Small Honey Buns

When I was in high school, this honey bun was very popular. I remember that we needed to start our morning lesson at about 6:30 AM. We studied for about 1 hr by ourselves. Then at 7 AM, we had 1 hour to rest and have breakfast. Actually 1 hour isn’t enough for most of…

Orange Loaf Cake

It’s a super easy cake to make and full of orange flavor. Ingredients: orange 1 eggs 3 sugar 100g vegetable oil 70 ml vanilla 1/2 tsp flour 250g baking soda 1/4 tsp baking powder 1 tsp   Preheat oven to 170 Degree C. Cut orange into small chunks and remove the seed. Put orange into…

Thumbprint Cookies

  Ingredients: butter 130g sugar 50g egg 1 (separate egg yolk and egg white) vanilla 1/2 tsp flour 130g salt 1 pinch 3/4 cup finely chopped walnuts 1/2 cup jam   Preheat oven to 180 Degree C Cream butter with sugar till light and fluffy. Add in vanilla and egg yolk. Mix well. Add in…

Walnut Cake with Chocolate Glaze

Preheat oven to 180 Degree C. Walnut 1 cup (toasted and finely chopped) eggs 3 sugar 1/2 cup flour 1/2 cup baking powder 1/4 tsp   Beat egg with sugar with  electric mixer for 6-8 mins. It will become like mayonnaise. Sieve in flour & baking powder. combine them. Fold in 1/4 walnut. Divide batter…

Double Chocolate Cookies

Ingredients: butter 110g chocolate 120g vanilla 1 tsp eggs 2 sugar 220g flour 125g cocoa powder 60g baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1 pinch Chocolate chunks 200g   Preheat oven to 165 Degree C Melt chocolate and better over low heat till completely melted and mixed together. Remove melted butter from heat and cool down….

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

Ingredients: 3 bananas butter 130g melted 2 large eggs 1 tsp vanilla flour 1 3/4 cup sugar 1 cup baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp cinnamon powder 1 tsp chopped walnut 1 cup chocolate chips 1 cup   Preheat oven to 180 Degree C. Mash bananas in a bowl. Beat in eggs and…

Carrot & Walnut Cake

Ingredients: flour 1 cup cinnamon powder  1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 1/4 cup eggs 2 vanilla 1/2 tsp vegetable oil 1/2 cup grated carrots 1 1/2 cup finely chopped walnut 1 cup   Preheat oven to 180 Degree C. Cream vegetable…

Blueberry Lemon Cake

My husband and I are not big fans of fresh blueberry. But we both like food made from blueberry, like jam or cake. So if I buy blueberries from supermarket, it means I will bake something with blueberry. Preheat oven to 180 degree C. Ingredients: Butter 130g Sugar 120g Vanilla 1 tsp Egg 1 Flour…