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The Recipes

A ‘Love it or Hate it’ Cake. Durian Cream Cake.

“Even my 2.5yo knows that my favorite fruits is, durian. Yes, durian season is back!”

Read that this season’s durians are better quality and cheaper in price than from the last. This considers a piece of good news to the durian fans, like myself.

It wasn’t my first time using leftover durians to make a cake. Actually it was more like a liberate purchase of extras, so that I could eat more durians, in variations.

This durian cream sponge cake is easy to assemble, yielding a better quality, yet go easy on your wallet. So, why pay premium for a store-bought? Do it yourself today!

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Homemade Satay and Peanut Sauce Recipe

“Simple ingredients, for a good enough hawker treat at home.”

Satay, barbecued chicken on-stick, is one of the famous Singapore/ Malaysia hawker food that everybody loves!

I have always wanted to cook satay at home, but the extended peeling & chopping, blending and long simmering preparation put me off. Only until today, my satays are finally served on the dining table. It was simply for my son. He loved satay, but I was a little skeptical to let my 2.5yo son have much of the stall bought satays. No choice, hubby pressed me to cook it for son. I have to do it. :)

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No-Bake Rich Chocolate Tart

“A handmade heavenly good sweet treat to elevate your mood.”

This dessert is super easy and quick to make. Even a beginner baker can do it. Super busy wife/ hubby? This sweet treat probably takes you a good 30 minutes in total to complete.

Yes, this is a no-regret recipe for an impressive dessert. Not only does it look nice and romantic, its taste is irreplaceable and remarkably luscious.

If you are a chocolate lover, and love rich chocolaty flavor, this is for you.

Serves 8-10 slices
200g of milk chocolate bar, cubed
100g of dark chocolate bar, cubed
200g of non-dairy whipping cream
28 pcs of Oreo biscuits
100g of butter, melted

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Super easy and fluffy Banana Yogurt Cake

“With some help from my girl, it took just 20 min of time preparing from scratch till it was sent to oven. Doing the baking alone? It probably takes you 30 min. Still, it’s fast!”

This recipe is definitely a keeper, especially if you have children, or you do like to eat like a child! :D

Moist, fluffy and yummy. It wasn’t too sweet for the palate. Still, delectable for both the adult and children.

The making method was adapted from a website, to turn an improvised cake from whatever I had in my kitchen pantry.

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Delicious Homemade Tiramisu Recipe

“Tiramisu, a coffee flavoured Italian dessert that is not uncommonly found in the cafes and bakeries in Singapore.”

Tiramisu is made of Italian airy biscuit sticks (called it the ladyfingers), soaked in coffee, layered with a whipped mixture of eggs, sugar, and mascarpone cheese, flavoured with alcohol, mostly… This popular sweet treat is not difficult to assemble. Many have been coming up with their own best version, and since it has been adapted and varied so much in order to blend into the culture and taste of the people in different countries, as for the homemade, we, too, make and try to achieve the best recipe that suits our very own tastebud.

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Hidden Heart Chocolate Cake

“My heart hides, but my love doesn’t…”

Saw some posts about this hidden heart cake for Valentine’s Day, and I couldn’t stop myself for making one in this sweet festive day. It’s not difficult to bake this, but takes long time to assemble the whole thing. It took me 3 hrs for the whole process.

Hard effort paid off in the end. It was indeed romantic to be able to eat this ‘sweet hidden heart’ with the one you loved. Real romantic and heart warming.

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