Breads · Breakfast · Savoury

Small Batch Mini Flatbreads/ Prata

Sorry for the absence guys! Life has been getting in the way again. Lab work and student training along with Japanese food parties have left me distracted. The recent flooding in Hiroshima and Kyoto have made things a little difficult. On Friday, the university campus was nearly flooded. One neat thing about Japan is that… Continue reading Small Batch Mini Flatbreads/ Prata

Breads · Breakfast

Hot Chocolate Japanese French Toast with Strawberries

My recipe two broadcasting live from my little Japanese kitchen! My recipe for today comes from my desire to have a treat breakfast featuring the beautiful, thick and fluffy bread served in Japanese bakeries. In Japan, a little known secret to tourists, but a well-known one to locals and foreigners living here, is that after… Continue reading Hot Chocolate Japanese French Toast with Strawberries

Breads · Quickbreads · Snacks

(Fast) No-Rise Cocoa Red Bean Buns

Huddled by the fire, while outside is covered with snow. That is currently the situation for most families in the UK and Ireland due to the meeting of the Beast from the East and Storm Emma. We were without power for a while, but luckily we got it back again meaning we have heating again… Continue reading (Fast) No-Rise Cocoa Red Bean Buns

Breads · Breakfast · Desserts · Uncategorized

Raspberry Swirl Cheesecake Bread

Cheesecake bread with raspberry jam! A light and delicious quick loaf cake which looks and tastes amazing too. This post was to make up for a disappointing cheesecake I had recently. I love cheesecake and it’s one of my favourite desserts, however I’m not a fan of cream or Bailey’s, so a Bailey’s cheesecake that… Continue reading Raspberry Swirl Cheesecake Bread

Breads · Desserts · Snacks

Quick Applesauce Cinnamon Rolls (small-batch recipe)

Hello! Happy New Year everyone! This week has been a bit mad, with Christmas and New Years in the same week. I hope everyone has been having a good week and that Christmas went well for everyone.  I’ve had a bit of a rough one myself. Only earlier this year I was telling everyone in… Continue reading Quick Applesauce Cinnamon Rolls (small-batch recipe)

Breads · Breakfast · Lunch · Savoury · Snacks

Sour Cream, Chive and Chicken Scones (or Biscuits!)

Biscuit, scone, scone or biscuit. The same thing, but different words depending on whether you live in North America or Britain. And the pronunciation of scone can vary based on where in the UK you live!   Language is a complicated thing, isn’t it? I don’t claim that English is the most complex language, but… Continue reading Sour Cream, Chive and Chicken Scones (or Biscuits!)

Breads · Savoury · Snacks

Braided Rye Pesto Bread

Let’s talk bread. Specifically, awesomely amazing bread. The bread I’m talking about is fresh French baguettes, still warm in the bakery or fresh ciabatta and focaccia, drizzled with olive oil ready to be eaten. Fresh naans straight from the tandoor oven, with freshly made curry ready to be dipped in and then eaten. Haha those… Continue reading Braided Rye Pesto Bread