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Blueberry Cheesecake Squares

Guys, if I were to be completely honest…. I made blueberry cheesecake rectangles. And yet telling people that you’re about to feed them ‘blueberry cheesecake rectangles’ doesn’t have quite the same ring to it. So yes, cut them up into … Continue reading

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Veal Medallions in Creamy Mushroom Sauce

I’ve been posting up recipes less often because I’ve joined the corporate rat race. However, my participation is in a much smaller capacity than the ASX (or rather, Wall Street) fanatics since I’m working in a small family-owned business based … Continue reading

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Mini Pan de Sal (Mini Filipino Dinner Rolls)

All ye bread lovers, I’m sure you know this moment. Oh yes, you do. It’s when you’re at a restaurant and your main course arrives. And you groan inwardly, thinking, ‘damn, I shouldn’t have eaten all those bread rolls!’ If you’ve got … Continue reading

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Two-Layer Pumpkin Cake with Mascarpone Frosting

It seems like Australia has really grown fond of Halloween! I saw plenty of people in costumes over the weekend, and little kids going around trick or treating – hopefully with more treating involved than tricking since I love candy … Continue reading

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Classic Vanilla Cupcakes with Mango Buttercream Frosting

I have to say, I thought I was being creative when I decided to make these. I had time off work, so I started taking the butter out of the fridge to soften, removed the food processor and other dry … Continue reading

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Food Porn Day: Oreo (Monster) Cupcakes

I wouldn’t normally consider writing about a recipe that didn’t turn out well, but the thing is the idea of these Oreo cupcakes by Beantown Baker (I called them Oreo monster cupcakes ’cause of the way they look) were great. … Continue reading

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Chicken, Bacon & Sundried Tomato ‘Parcels’

This is a lazy meal. Okay, if you haven’t closed this window, you may proceed! Buy four large chicken fillets (breast, thigh or mystery part); four slices of cheese which will melt beautifully; four slices of middle bacon; wooden skewers … Continue reading

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Food Porn Day: Pad See Ew for Beginners

When I told my family that I’d make pad see ew for dinner, it was really because I had a craving for fried rice noodles. I didn’t want to risk making char kueh teow though (knowing how difficult it is … Continue reading

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The Basic Boneless Roast Lamb with Garlic & Rosemary

Roast lamb has always been one of my favourite dishes ever since I was a child. It used to be synonymous with really large parties held by family friends who would rent large canopies, large round tables and plastic chairs … Continue reading

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Simple Japanese Chicken Curry Udon

I honestly believe that I can eat Japanese food everyday. There’s a wide selection of food that is prepared in all kinds of ways so it’s hard to get bored of it; and correct me if I’m wrong, but Japanese … Continue reading

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