Sour Cream & Pear Coffee Cake

Why spend almost $3 to buy a slice of coffee cake when you can make it at home with zero difficulty and very simple ingredients? Seriously you must give this recipe a try! Looks amazing yet so simple! This recipe adopted from LandO’Lakes recipe. Here is all you need to make this coffee cake: 1…

Rolled Fondant

Making your home made fondant is actually not difficult. 1 tablespoon gelatin 4 tablespoons cold water 1/2 cup Lily Whit corn syrup 2 tablespoon white cirsco 1 tablespoon glycerin 11 teaspoon of clear vanilla extract 1/2 stp of almon extract 2 lbs of icing sugar Dissolve gelatin in cold water and let stand for 5…

My Very First Cake Pop

Making cake pop is a ton of fun. Even thought my first try did not turn out very successful, I am not discouraged and I will certainly continue to keep making more because it is just so much fun to plan with food. I did not really plan to make cake pop. I just found…

Raspberry Chocolate Devil Cake

This recipe from Flo Braker’s “The Simple Art of Perfect Baking” has never failed me!  If you are looking for rich in chocolate favour and light in texture, I highly recommend you give the following recipe a try. Ingredients 2 cups (200 g) of sift cake flour — don’t sub with AP, you will not have the…

Creamy Icing (for cupcake and wedding cake)

I learned this recipe form a Wedding Cake Decorating.  It is pretty easy to make.  The texture & taste is better than wilton cake decorating course provided recipe.  It is still easy to pipe and handle.  Give the following recipe a try and see if you can create some cute or fabulous looking cupcake for mother’s…

(Sad) Poached Pear Charlotte

Why it is sad… I made two and dropped one on my carpet.  So sad in many many ways.  The surviving one does not looks great but taste amazing!  The mousse inside is made with vanilla poach pear followed Alton Brown’s recipe.  Added chop piece of pear with mousse.  Used one batch (2 eggs) of…

Ginger Lemon Cranberries Coffee Cake

I love it whenever my own “wing it” recipe and and work out nicely! Ingredients: 1 teaspoon fresh ginger 1 tablespoon lemon juice 10 pieces of candied ginger (cut into a tiny fine pieces) 1/4 cup dried cranberries (cut into smaller pieces) 1 cup of unsalted butter 1 cup of sugar 3 cups of AP…

Bunny Cake from Cake Mix!

Yes, I do use cake mix sometimes.  Why not?  It is so simple and effortless to bake pretty decent cake.  Frankly, box cake mix never tastes as good as making cake from scratch.  But when it is covered with enough home made frosting  and  look amazing cute,  most wouldn’t care you have taken a shortcut. …