Nectarine and Cream Cheese Tart

Used 8″ removable bottom cake pan.  perfect for unmolding tart from pan.  That was suprisingly refreshing and wonderful combination of ingredients too.

strawberry cream cake with white chocolate mousse

First use of the mousse ring I bought from Berlin.  The cake look more like a regular cake than mousse cake.  It taste a bit too sweet and the mousse was not smooth enough.  I have to search for a better recipe.  Maybe I should look for german cheesecake recipe (which has a fairly airy and light texture) to try out this…

more baking toy – 9″ tart pan

it was on huge sale, even i don’t bake tart often, can’t stop myself from buying that… now that I have it have to look for creative way to use it.. i am

Opera Cake

OPERA CAKEL’Opera cake/gateau is a 20th century recipe with Ancient roots. Not unlike Tiramasu. The practice of layering cakes with sweet substances (honey), intoxicating liquors (wine) and accented with nut flavorings (almonds) was a particular favorite of ancient middle-eastern cooks. The Romans adopted/adapted this recipe and took it with them when they conquered Europe. It…

glass bottom springform pan

Really excited when I bought that.. but after last week incident… i am not so sure any more… maybe still use it but not baking with it….but what a waste…

The Italian Baker — Pizza

That book look very authentic… probably should give this a try later 1 3/4 teaspoons active dry yeast pinch of sugar 1 1/3 cups of warm water 3 3/4 cups (500 grams) unbleached alll-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons (8 grams) salt) BY HAND Stir the yeast and sugar into the ate rin a large mixing…

Super Easy Sponge Cake

Definitely should use this recipe (taken RTHK DIY site) to practice the technique for making sponge cake.  As your skill improve, you could start reducing the special chemical agent “SP” to see if you maintain the same texture and consistency by your own technique.  The one I really like about this sponge cake is that…

new baking toy

i have a feeling that I will use it as my timer more than thermometer…