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Spiced carrot bundt cake

By on March 25, 2016
cut carrot bundt cake

This version is my take on everyone’s favorite spiced carrot bundt cake. The coconut sugar adds an almost caramel like flavor and cinnamon glaze just takes the cake over the top. The secret to making this spiced carrot cake all the better is to toast the walnuts because it adds a whole ‘nother level of […]

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Baked red bean glutinous rice cake

By on February 7, 2016
glutinous rice muffin

Lunar new year is among us and one of my FAVORITE things to have this time of year is nian gao or new year cake. It’s made out of glutinous rice flour so the texture of the cake is both sticky and chewy, resembling mochi which makes it super fun to eat as well.

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Chinese steamed rice cake (bai tang gau)

By on January 29, 2016
bai tang gau

This Chinese steamed rice cake (or bai tang gau) has a sweet, slightly chewy addictive texture and an intriguing honeycomb pattern on the inside. In honor of lunar new year coming up, I decided that I would share a recipe for Chinese steamed rice cake with you all because this is something that I haven’t […]

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Easy no-bake blueberry cheesecakes (vegan friendly, refined sugarfree, gluten-free)

By on September 25, 2015
no bake blueberry cheesecakes

These silky smooth no-bake blueberry cheesecakes are naturally sweetened, have hints of coconut, can be made vegan and are easy to make. They are perfect for impressing guests at dinner parties or for you to eat the whole batch yourself because trust me, they’re irresistible.

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Maple oatmeal loaf cake (vegan friendly)

By on July 1, 2015
oatmeal maple cake

This maple oatmeal loaf cake is a terrific addition to any breakfast, or mid-day tea time snack. Instead of using rolled oats straight out of the bag, this oatmeal loaf calls for cooked oats which means that it’s a perfect way to use up left over oatmeal or a package of instant oats. The cooked […]

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