as Nigella “flavoured-fully” described this *quote* “This cake is not named for the bypass you might feel you’d need after eating it, but in honour of the four choc-factors that comprise its glory: cocoa to make the cake; chocolate chips or morsels to fold into it; a chocolate syrup to drench it once out of the oven; flakily sliced dark chocolate to top it before[…]

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last night, i suddenly had a huge craving for one of those ice-cold sara lee pound cakes… when i was young, my mum used to chill these and serve it with chocolate syrup…. Original recipe from CopyKat Recipes Ingredients 1/4 pound or 1 stick unsalted butter 3/4 cup sugar 3 eggs 1 cup cake flour 2 tablespoons dry powdered milk 1 tablespoon corn syrup juice[…]

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it’s fathers day… the always forgotten day… i wished the hubby a happy fathers’ day and apologize they are the forgotten lot… he’d requested yesterday for a loaf of his favourite chocolate pound cake to bring to office today (yes… he’s working again) .. all you need to do is ask, right? ♪(´ε` ) Chocolate Pound Cake (apologies for not crediting the person who contributed the[…]

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  wow.. such a long name… but chocolate pound cake is what it really is. And it’s a challenge now that i have run out of Valhora cocoa powder.. but today, i’m using the Organic Green & Black cocoa  powder… not too bad as well and i had really good eggs that the driver bought! first time i see the yolks soooo orange. These had[…]

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been quiet with blogging and facebooking because i 躲起来玩fondant.. kakaka.. of course, i’d still been baking the normal stuff, like white bread for husband, some banana cupcakes and chocolate pound cake… other than that, this is my new found interest…. my little family portrait. i wished my family is here in my house to spend this very snowy day with me for my all-time favourite[…]

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and so I’m back (not from outerspace)…. been away for nearly a month. Tokyo, Singapore wedding, Athens, Silverseas cruise in Mediterranean, Istanbul…  when the plane landed in Beijing, i was somewhat happy… weird… i guess it’s one of those love-hate relationship emotions again and it was a love yst… couldnt wait to dump all luggages and just bake bake and bake!!! made an easy cake[…]

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Victoria Bakes – Baking into the Ether