Tag: cooking

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. […]

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 […]

Berry Custard Pastry

These elegant pastries filled with custard cream and berries are incredibly easy to make and are absolutely delicious! Anything puff pastry related is a win in my book. The light, flaky texture and butter flavor just melts in your mouth and is so good that it’s addicting to […]

Vegan Black Sesame Bread (Video)

Soft bread with a sweetened black sesame paste swirl is fragrant, nutty, and delicious! Some may think of it as an Asian version of cinnamon raisin toast. Black sesame paste is a popular sweet bread filling used in East Asia. Its nutty taste and fragrance attracts customers, who […]

Coffee Eclairs (Video)

Satisfy you sugar cravings with these decadent coffee-flavored eclairs, consisting of crispy choux pastry filled with coffee whipped cream. It’s a dessert you didn’t know you needed! Coffee + choux pastry is an addicting combination that many people will love! These coffee eclairs have a crisp exterior, a […]

Taro and Pork Floss Sandwich

This sweet and savory sandwich is a popular breakfast in Taiwan that uses taro root and pork floss. It is simple to make and super satiating! Taro and pork floss are two ingredients used commonly in Taiwanese cuisine. Therefore, it seemed inevitable that the two ingredients would be […]