Sunday, March 26, 2017

Gula Melaka Sago Kueh


Recipe

Ingredients
200g sago
50g grated coconut
100g gula melaka (chopped)
1/4tsp salt
50g coconut milk

150g grated coconut
1/2tsp salt

Steps:
1. Mix grated coconut and salt together and steam for 10mins.
2. Leave to cool.
3. Soak sago for 20mins and drain well.
4. Pour coconut milk and chopped gula melaka into a small pot.
5. Cook over low heat till gula melaka dissolved and remove from heat.
6. Mix sago, grated coconut and salt together.
7. Pour in syrup and stir until well combined.
8. Pour mixture into a greased 6inches square tin.
9. Steam in preheated steamer at high heat for 20mins.
10.Leave kueh to cool in tin.
11.Remove kueh from tin and cut into serving size.
12.Coat with steamed grated coconut and serve.

Pumpkin Ondeh Ondeh


Ingredients
100g pumpkin (steamed and mashed)
60g glutinous rice flour
40g tapioca flour
20g sugar
1tbsp water

75g gula melaka (chopped)
1tbsp sugar

adequate grated coconut
1/4tsp of salt

Steps:
1. Mix gula melaka and sugar together and set aside.
2. Mix grated coconut and salt together, steamed for 10mins and set aside.
3. Mix glutinous rice flour, tapioca flour and sugar together.
4. Knead mashed pumpkin and water into flour mixture until it form a soft dough. (Add some water at a time. You may need more or less water as it depend on the moisture of pumpkin.)
5. Grab some dough and roll it into a ball.
6. With your thumb, make a hollow in the dough.
7. Spoon some gula melaka into the hollow and seal opening.
8. Shape it into balls and place it on a tray.
9. Cook the glutinous balls in boiling hot water until it start floating on the water.
10.Stir and cook for another 2mins.
11.Scoop out the glutinous balls and drain away the water.
12.Roll them on the grated coconut and serve.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Cookies & Cream Chiffon Cake


Recipe

Ingredients
4 egg yolk
25g sugar
3tbsp veg. oil
1/2tsp salt
75g whipping cream
1/2tsp vanilla paste
85g cake flour

4 egg white
55g sugar
1/4tsp cream of tartar

100g Oreo cookies (removed cream and crushed)

Steps:
1. Preheat oven to 165C.
2. Sift flour and set aside.
3. Use a hand whisk mix egg yolk, sugar and salt together.
4. Add in oil, whipping cream and vanilla paste whisk till combined.
5. Add in flour and stir until batter is smooth.
6. Use a cake mixer, whisk egg whites and cream of tartar till frothy.
7. Gradually add in sugar and whisk till stiff peaks form.
8. Fold in 1/4 of the meringue into the egg yolk mixture until combined.
9. Then fold in the rest of the meringue lightly in two portions until combined.
10.Lastly, fold in crushed cookies into chiffon batter.
11.Pour batter into a 21cm tube pan, smooth surface and tap pan on tabletop to burst the air bubbles.
12.Place pan into a preheated oven and bake for 40-45mins.
13.Remove from oven, invert cake onto table top and leave it cool.
14.Remove cake from pan and enjoy.

Monday, January 2, 2017

Pandan Chiffon Cake

Begin a New Year with an all times favorite cake, Pandan Chiffon Cake. :)



Recipe

Ingredients
4 egg yolk
20g sugar
2tbsp coconut oil
1/2tsp salt
20g pandan juice
65g coconut milk
1/2tsp pandan paste
100g cake flour

4 egg white
70g sugar
1/4tsp cream of tartar

Steps:
1. Preheat oven to 165C.
2. Sift flour and set aside.
3. Use a hand whisk mix egg yolk, sugar and salt together.
4. Add in oil, pandan juice, pandan paste and coconut milk, whisk till combined.
5. Add in flour and stir until batter is smooth.
6. Use a cake mixer and whisk the egg whites and cream of tartar till frothy.
7. Gradually add in the sugar and whisk till stiff peaks form.
8. Fold in 1/4 of the meringue into the egg yolk mixture until combined.
9. Then fold in the rest of the meringue lightly in two portions lightly until well combined.
10.Pour batter into a 21cm tube pan, smooth surface and tap pan on tabletop to burst the air bubbles.
11.Place pan into a preheated oven and bake for 50-55mins.
12.Remove from oven, invert cake onto table top and leave it cool.
13.Remove cake from pan and enjoy.


Friday, October 7, 2016

Hazelnut Butter Cookies


Recipe

Ingredients
250g salted butter (cold)
90g icing sugar
100g plain flour
100g bread flour
55g corn flour
2tbsp rice flour
60g ground hazelnut
1/4tsp salt

Steps:
1. Preheat oven at 160C.
2. Sift plain flour, bread flour, corn flour, rice flour and salt together.
3. Stir in ground hazelnut and set aside.
4. Cream butter and icing sugar until light and fluffy. (Semi-hard butter work well but not room temperature butter as it cause sticky dough.)
5. Fold in flour mixture into Step 4 and mix to form soft dough. (Add some flour if your dough is sticky but do not add too much as the cookies will lost the melt-in-mouth texture.)
6. Put some dough into piping bag fix with Wilton 6B nozzle.
7. Pipe dough onto a baking tray, leave gap in between dough.
8. Bake in a preheated oven for 14-15mins.
9. Cool on wire rack and store in an airtight containers.

Sunday, October 2, 2016

Coconut Chiffon Cake




Recipe

Ingredients
4 egg yolk
20g caster sugar
2tbsp coconut oil
1/4tsp salt
60g milk/water
50g coconut paste
85g cake flour (sifted)

4 egg white
65g sugar
1/4tsp cream of tartar

adequate desiccated coconut

Steps:
1. Preheat oven to 160C.
2. Mix coconut oil, milk and coconut paste together and set it aside.
3. With a hand whisk egg yolk, salt and sugar together.
4. Add in coconut paste mixture and whisk till combined.
5. Add in flour and stir until batter is smooth.
6. With a cake mixer, whisk egg whites and cream of tartar till frothy.
7. Gradually add in sugar and whisk till stiff peaks form.
8. Fold in 1/3 of meringue into egg yolk batter until blended.
9. Then fold in the rest of the meringue lightly in 2 portions until well combined.
10.Pour batter into a 21cm tube pan, tap pan lightly on table top to burst air bubbles.
11.Sprinkle desiccated coconut on surface of batter.
12.Put into a preheated oven and bake for 50-55mins.
13.Remove from oven, invert cake pan and let it cool.
14.Remove cake from pan and serve.

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Caramel Pudding Chiffon Loaf Cake



Ingredients (I used 3 large eggs)
3 egg yolk
30g butter
15g milk
50g caramel pudding
75g cake flour
1/2tsp baking powder
1/2tsp vanilla paste

130g egg white
60g raw sugar
1/4tsp cream of tartar

adequate Parmesan cheese powder

Steps:
1. Preheat oven to 160C.
2. Lined base and side of a loaf pan (20cmx11cmx10cm) and set aside.
3. Sift flour and baking powder together, set aside.
4. Melt butter and caramel pudding over low heat.
5. Remove and set aside till warm.
6. With a hand whisk, whisk egg yolk till pale.
7. Add in pudding mixture, milk and vanilla paste, whisk till smooth.
8. Add flour into egg yolk batter and whisk till smooth, set aside.
9. With a cake mixer, whisk egg whites and cream of tartar till frothy.
10.Gradually add in sugar and whisk till stiff peak form.
11.Fold in 1/4 of the meringue into egg yolk mixture until combined.
12.Then fold in the meringue in 2 portions until well combined.
13.Pour cake batter into prepared pan.
14.Tap pan on table top to burst air bubbles in the batter.
15.Sprinkle Parmesan cheese powder on cake batter. (Sprinkle a line of cheese in middle of batter so when cake rise it will spit nicely in the center.)
16.Bake in a preheated oven for 35-40mins.


17.Remove cake from oven, lift up the greaseproof paper together with cake and cool it on wire rack.
18.Peel off greaseproof paper, slice and serve.