Peanut Butter Tart

The Lunar New Year is the most extravagant occasion on the Asian calender…and it’s widely known that it all centres around food. There’s meanings behind the dishes that are traditionally consumed: long noodles are symbolic of longevity, dumplings and wontons of gold ingots. The act itself of making the dumplings is an activity of reunion; believed…

Passionfruit Jelly Panna Cotta

My sister has always been the panna cotta queen in the house. She was the first to ever attempt to make it, and it’s one of her ‘special occasion’ recipes. She’s always made it with raspberry jelly and followed a recipe that used gold gelatine sheets, as well as substituting some of the cream for…

Chocolate, Peanut Butter & Raspberry Jelly Macarons

Macarons and I, we have this love-hate relationship. Some days it’s all hearts and flowers, everything is fine and dandy, beautiful and wondrous. Other days we have hissy fits, hiccups, tears and tantrums. But I have to say, the making up is always worth it 😉 I can never resist. No matter the drama, I…