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

Bars and Slices · Desserts · Snacks

Cashew Butter Chocolate Chip Banana Blondies

Yes, I’m back again! Sorry for the sporadic posts over the past month or so. I’ve been busy with life and since exams finished, trying to get things organised for Japan before I disappear for 3 months. Speaking of heading to Japan, I fly there on Monday and make my way down to Hiroshima, so the… Continue reading Cashew Butter Chocolate Chip Banana Blondies

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

Puddings

Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Bread Pudding

Sunny weather is upon us and it’s beautiful outside. Easter is also coming and I can’t wait to have Easter eggs. Don’t judge, adults are allowed easter eggs as well 🙂 I’m also looking forward to the days off from college and getting one of my exams done next week. The annual exams are coming… Continue reading Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Bread Pudding

Desserts · Puddings

Lighter Cream Cheese Caramel Flan

Anyone up for a French/ Portuguese kind of thing today? Left with a tub of leftover cream cheese and the smatterings of some yoghurt which hadn’t been used at the end of a busy week. I couldn’t stand the thought of more cream cheese and cucumber sandwiches, so I opted for something sweet instead. Looking… Continue reading Lighter Cream Cheese Caramel Flan

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