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Pan Seared Chicken, Roast Veggies with Mushroom Bechamel Sauce

I am only starting to learn this style of cooking and i think i did quite well!  Pan seared chicken breast served with charred and roasted veggies and creamy mushroom bechamel sauce, i’m proud of myself! This is a simple recipe and i am hoping to go into more complex dishes from here 🙂 Click… Continue reading Pan Seared Chicken, Roast Veggies with Mushroom Bechamel Sauce

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Crepes with Mushroom Bechamel Sauce (White Sauce)

This is the only thing i eat everytime i go to Marche and i love the mushroom sauce. They are always very stingy with the sauce and it’s actually very expensive there! Now that i can make my own, i can have as much as i want at home. The sauce is TO DIE FOR,… Continue reading Crepes with Mushroom Bechamel Sauce (White Sauce)

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French Crepes

I tried making this many years ago and i did not get a good result as this is not an easy dish to make. I never attempted to make them again as i did not have the courage to try once more. I finally got around to it again after encouragement from Ben and they… Continue reading French Crepes

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Mini Quiches

Ben has been requesting for this for awhile now. I wasn’t so sure if i was going to make him decent quiches and i surprised myself with a successful bake! The custard is smooth and creamy and the flavours of the bacon, onions and cheese came together perfectly and the the crust was crisp and… Continue reading Mini Quiches

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Chocolate Chiffon Log Cake with Chocolate Cream Frosting

Baked a smaller log cake for Ben as I have promised him. This is the same recipe as posted before but with a different frosting. The chocolate cream is quite simple to make, taste chocolately but not too sweet. I cannot decide which i like better 🙂 Definitely a tedious and difficult bake but I… Continue reading Chocolate Chiffon Log Cake with Chocolate Cream Frosting

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Chocolate Log Cake with Chocolate Ganache

This is really an achievement unlocked for me! Not only have i never made a swiss roll in my life before, I attempted the harder chocolate swiss roll which was alot harder than the normal vanilla ones. T My very first log cake is the result of my perseverance. I baked 4 chocolate swiss rolls… Continue reading Chocolate Log Cake with Chocolate Ganache

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Apple Pie Crumble and All Butter Shortcrust Pastry

This apple pie is so so yummy that i made it twice in one week! Nothing beats a warm apple pie served with whipped cream and vanilla ice cream. The pastry is really really delicious but the only downside about it is the amount the butter in it. it is really FULL BUTTER. I’d better… Continue reading Apple Pie Crumble and All Butter Shortcrust Pastry

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Shortcrust Pastry, perfect for pies!

I made my first pie ever! I was really excited that whole night after baking it, its a great feeling for me to bake pies and pizzas cause those 2 are the coomfort food loving wives and mothers likes to bake in movies. It makes me feel like one when i have my pizza nights… Continue reading Shortcrust Pastry, perfect for pies!