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

Breakfast · Savoury · Snacks

Garlic Spinach, Ham and Mushroom Muffins/ Quiches

Easter is finally here. Well okay not quite, but 2 days is nothing! It’s nearly here and I’m so excited. Making Easter eggs and chocolates is always fun because I love tempering chocolate, however I never really go all out on chocolate unless it’s a special occasion. Such a shame, I find working with chocolate both… Continue reading Garlic Spinach, Ham and Mushroom Muffins/ Quiches

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

Breakfast · microwave · Puddings

Butterscotch Custard Pots

As freezing snow turns to longer days, spring is approaching. While the heating in our house is broken, it’s more bearable as days get slightly warmer. That means less use of the oven which can heat the house up quite a lot. We aren’t there yet, but in preparation, here’s a microwave only recipe. Due… Continue reading Butterscotch Custard Pots

Breakfast · Cakes · Desserts · Snacks

Upside Down Apple Couscous Cake

Another late post again! Vacations are fun, but it’s hard to get back into a routine after getting back. We went back to the UK to see our family and friends for my sister’s birthday and I enjoyed the break, but settling back into the daily grind of college and work has taken all of… Continue reading Upside Down Apple Couscous Cake

Breakfast · Savoury · Snacks

Salsa Chicken Bread Pudding Muffins

Alas, the holidays are almost over, but it’s cool people, it’s cool. Literally cool, as the weather can be freezing outside! New Year’s resolutions are in full swing at the moment. Healthy eating and fitness are trending on Instagram meaning most supermarkets are keeping up. Hello, sales on almond milk and blueberries! Yes, I am… Continue reading Salsa Chicken Bread Pudding Muffins