Hot Cross Biscuits
bread

Hot Cross Biscuits

What do soft fluffy bunnies, multi-coloured eggs, and decadent chocolate have to do with Easter and the resurrection of Jesus? To be honest, I don’t really know! I guess it’s like how Santa Claus has pretty little to do with Christ’s birth during Christmas. Hot cross buns, on the other hand, are traditionally eaten on Good … Continue reading

Pineapple Tarts
Cookies / Dessert / Fruit

Pineapple Tarts

Chinese New Year is here again! This year, due to my filming and traveling schedule, I haven’t been able to make as many treats for CNY. But I did manage to make a few kueh lapis (thousand-layer cake), some bak kwa (Asian-style pork jerky), bak kwa cookies, cornflake cookies and pineapple tarts. And…. I also made my first instructional cooking video … Continue reading