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Ube Cream Pie

Ube Cream Pie

Ube is having its moment right now. It’s been popular in Asian cuisine for a long time but currently trending as a popular flavor. No complaints from me since I love ube. Even Trader Joe’s has jumped on the band wagon with their ube ice […]

Matcha Mille Crepe Cake with Minimal Matcha

Matcha Mille Crepe Cake with Minimal Matcha

You don’t need Lady M when you have Lady S. Who wants a slice of this matcha mille crepe cake? I might be a little weird, but I love slicing into a mille cake and feeling the pressure give away as you slice through each […]

Sobacha Panna Cotta

Sobacha Panna Cotta

A few months ago, a friend of mine was visiting from out of town and we went to Soba Ichi in Oakland. Best soba I’ve had outside of Japan. Their juwari soba was incredible. Juwari soba is made from 100% buckwheat. This is incredibly hard […]

Ginger Ice Cream with Candied Kumquats

Ginger Ice Cream with Candied Kumquats

Korean markets are awesome. I don’t know how they do it, but their prices are so low. Last month, I walked away with a 4 pound bag of organic ginger for only $2. Ginger is $5.99 per pound at Mollie Stone’s Market. It was a […]

Mont Blanc

Mont Blanc

I will never complain about how much mont blancs cost ever again. Chestnuts are delicious but they take so much effort for too little reward. I gave myself a ginormous blister peeling and pushing the chestnut purée through a fine mesh sieve. Was the pastry […]

Avocado Chocolate Mousse

Avocado Chocolate Mousse

Valentine’s Day is right across the corner. Do you know what you’re giving your boo? You still haven’t thought about it yet? I would suggest a romantic home-cooked meal! I have the perfect dessert for you to make too. Simple. Easy. Healthy. I made this […]

Earl Grey Makes Delicious Dessert

Earl Grey Makes Delicious Dessert

It’s not a secret that I like to eat. I’m an equal opportunity eater at both super hole in the wall places that never mop their floors to swanky Michelin star restaurants with two month waiting lists. I won’t say a food is good just […]

Lemon Pomegranate Olive Oil Cake

Lemon Pomegranate Olive Oil Cake

My mom has a green thumb. That was one trait I clearly did not inherit from her. I have killed cactus before. These pomegranates clearly did not come from my own garden as I have a dead herb garden and tomato plant right now (the […]