Monthly Archive: August 2010

Thai Beef Salad 0

Thai Beef Salad

I remember a saying in Asia that we eat a course meal the other way around as we eat the salad last rather than in the beginning.  This is somehow true as most of the Asian salads are either sweet or have a strong flavor which makes it a good...

Peach and Golden Kiwi in Vanilla Custard and Brandy Basket 0

Peach and Golden Kiwi in Vanilla Custard and Brandy Basket

This is a variation of the traditional brandy snaps that are popular dessert in UK, Australia, Ireland and New Zealand.  Brandy snaps are made out of golden syrup, flour, ginger, cream, sugar and butter which then is baked to make it hard and brittle.  Now for this recipe instead of...

Birthday Cupcakes 0

Birthday Cupcakes

I called this birtday cupcakes as this is what my daughter had on her birthday rather than the traditional cake.  Some of the cakes now are being replaced by cupcakes even at weddings as its easy to bake and more convienient as you dont have to slice it per guest,...