Sunday, August 25, 2013

Lemon Blueberry Bread

Bought some organic blueberries from the fruit shop downstairs and thought I'd try a new recipe.

Found a Lemon Blueberry Bread from the website of Joy Of Baking.  For once, I stuck to the original recipe and didn't change a thing to the ingredients' quantity but instead of baking in a loaf, I baked them in muffin cups.  Here's a sneak peek

Verdict?  Not bad I'd say.  More cake-like than bread, it's not overly sweet and the lemon glace adds a nice aroma and flavor to the bread.

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Onde Onde

Been seeing friend on FB making these little sweet potato poppers and have been itching to try.  Finally got all the ingredients and used the recipe from this blog.

It's not difficult to make.  Just tedious (to me, at least) and I declared immediately after making my first batch, "The next time I want to eat Onde Onde, I should just go out and buy some."

I didn't follow the recipe fully.  I used more sweet potato and eyeballed the amount of water for the dough.

Here's what it looks like