Sourdough Discard Matcha Liege Waffles (Recipe)

Liege waffles are my favourite kind and I used to get 2 at Yamazaki every time I passed by. These are made with sourdough discard. I freeze all my discard in the fridge, some made from rye and some from bread flour. I find that freezing prevents them from souring. Feel free to add inContinue reading “Sourdough Discard Matcha Liege Waffles (Recipe)”

Sourdough Ox-Tongue Pastry 牛舌饼 (Recipe)

Most people know Taiwan for its Sun pastry (太阳饼) and Pineapple pastry. Those are unquestionably delicious. But my all-time favourite has to be the Ox-Tongue pastry (牛舌饼). It isn’t as well known perhaps because it feels more like breakfast than a snack but for me it’s everything. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, snack, supper… why not? UnlikeContinue reading “Sourdough Ox-Tongue Pastry 牛舌饼 (Recipe)”

Sourdough Discard Scallion Layered Pancake (Recipe)

Scallion pancakes are a common street food in Taiwan and China. The layering, fragrant oil and an almost ridiculous amount of chopped scallions make it a simple but well-appreciated delicious meal on its own. The Taiwanese tend to roll the dough out thinner while the Chinese prefer a thicker dough. I think both taste great.Continue reading “Sourdough Discard Scallion Layered Pancake (Recipe)”

{Round-up} Aspiring Bakers #22: Lightened Up Cakes (August 2012)

Yup! Its September already! Thank you to all the Aspiring Bakers who participated in the August theme and I hope that you have grasped a couple of healthier tips to make your cakes for the health of you and your families. 😀 I received a total of 24 entries. Hope you enjoy them and useContinue reading “{Round-up} Aspiring Bakers #22: Lightened Up Cakes (August 2012)”

Guilt Free Decadent Malted Marbled Banana Bread (Recipe)

Good ol’ banana bread. With swirls of malt. And studded with chocolate chips. Topped with crumble. A banana bread really can’t get better than this. That its low fat is just a bonus. 

Revive Your Buns– Just another Bread Pudding ?

Since school ended last December, I’ve ‘discovered’ some really impressive stuff. So I decided to compile everything andh opefully, I will pass this ‘enthusiasm’ to you guys. . My Recommendations . 1. TOUCH (Season 1, thus far) TOUCH is about this little kid who happens to be super cute, mute and is able to seeContinue reading “Revive Your Buns– Just another Bread Pudding ?”

Bread Pudding Tart with Brown Sugar Crumble (low fat & whole wheat)

Dear Barney, or Mr Stinson (Recovering Mentally Unsound human being, Whatever you prefer I call you), You’re handsome, hot, surprising sensitive, sometimes hilariously dumb, an insult to Barney the Dinosaur (since you two share the same name), terribly rich, gorgeously well-dressed and would totally win a Girls’ Choice Award. Unfortunately, I chanced upon your patent forContinue reading “Bread Pudding Tart with Brown Sugar Crumble (low fat & whole wheat)”

Healthy Hokkaido Bread (Taiwan-inspired!)

. . 6 years ago… Location: Kaoshiung International Airport 高雄国际航空站 Crazy people: Me, Bro, Mum Airport Security: What are you carrying? Mum: Bread. Airport Security: Really? (Disbelieving) Mum: Yes. (in a ‘Duh!’ manner) Airport Security: Is it really that delicious? (More than ‘disbelieving’-ly) Me: Yes. (instead of raising redundant suspicions with a sarcastic “no, weContinue reading “Healthy Hokkaido Bread (Taiwan-inspired!)”

Best Muffins Ever! (w Vegan option, also low fat and whole wheat)

This girl hates shopping… for clothes.  Hours of absolute boredom. Feet swollen. And 500 bucks later, the lady of the house got me enough clothes to fill up my wardrobe (which she had so nicely emptied out).  Feigned enthusiasm got back genuine enthusiasm from the lady of the house who happily declared how ugly I was andContinue reading “Best Muffins Ever! (w Vegan option, also low fat and whole wheat)”

Single Serving Cookie Dough Bowl (Quick, Vegan, Gluten-free and definitely healthy)

. Let’s face it. You’ll probably like it more than you like me. It can be served warm or cold. I’m cold to people I’m not close to but warm to people I am close to. (…Why am I telling you this??? I’m very possibly just showing another sign of stage 2 craziness. Yet again.Continue reading “Single Serving Cookie Dough Bowl (Quick, Vegan, Gluten-free and definitely healthy)”