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Jamie Lin

Hi! I'm Jamie and I'm here to share my love for food and travel with all others alike. I live by spontaneity and simplicity, enjoying each day of my openness to experience.

Vertical Layer Chestnut Cake (Video)

As opposed to a typical horizontal cake, this vertical layer chestnut cake is a beautiful surprise that tastes nutty and buttery! To my surprise, chestnuts aren’t very popular in the states (maybe due to its higher cost), even though there is a whole Christmas carol about them. However, […]

Vegan Chocolate Pomegranate Tart

This light and fruity tart made with fresh pomegranate seeds is perfect for any season and is so simple to make! During Winter, pomegranates are sold in abundance and they become quite affordable. I got an EXTRA large pomegranate, almost the size of my head, for $2.50, so […]

Matcha Green Tea Strawberry Cake

Green tea cake with fresh strawberries and strawberry cream is a beautiful and light dessert that is perfect for tea time! Not all cakes have to be dense and overly sweet, right? I actually prefer lighter cakes that aren’t as sweet. Many cakes, especially American ones, tend to […]

Steamed Pork & Cabbage Dumplings (Video)

These pork and cabbage dumplings are juicy, savory, and packed with flavor! The bicolor exterior outside looks impressive and is very simple to make. Happy New Years everyone! I am kicking off this year with my first recipe: steamed pork and cabbage dumplings, stuffed in a bicolored wrapper. […]

Blueberry Cream Buns (Video)

Snowy, fluffy buns filled with homemade blueberry cream is a delectable dessert that contains the perfect amount of sweetness! The buns are easy to make and are perfect for blueberry lovers. These snowy milk buns filled with blueberry cream are such a delight to the eye and tastebuds. […]

Beef Curry Puffs (Video)

These savory Japanese beef curry puffs are flaky and full of flavors. They are perfect for Thanksgiving and using frozen puff pastry makes this recipe extremely simple! When I visited Japan, I tried a fried bread called karepan, which is deep-fried bread coated with panko bread crumbs and […]