Bacon Bourbon Jam

“Bacon jam??” my friend said incredulously. “What are you going to do, spread it on scones or something?” She said this as we were tucking into a chocolate pizza at Max Brenners; both of us missed the irony of her comment at the time – you can have chocolate pizza but not bacon jam? My…

Apple & Blackberry Slice

There’s a new friend I’ve been catching up with on a regular basis for the past month or so, almost on a weekly basis. Suffice it to say that our relationship does revolve around food. The first time I asked if she wanted to hang out, I gave her a box of my Tiramisu (which…

CNY Pineapple Tarts

Having two new year festivities per year is pretty sweet. Chinese New Year has a particular symbolic resonance among those who celebrate it; it’s a time for families to be together, to clean away the past year in order to forge a way ahead for the new year, and of course, excessive eating. It’s also…

Jam Drops for Angel Flight

‘How do you possibly have the time to bake all of those things??’ I got asked this question again today at uni by some friends who follow my blog. It’s probably the most common food-related question I get asked, after ‘What are you going to bake next?’ or ‘When are you bringing me some?’ To…