Tag: icing sugar

Festive, Pastries

Pineapple Tarts 黄梨塔

Ingredients400g Plain flour50g Corn flour (not corn starch)1/4 tsp Salt280g Unsalted butter, hard3 Egg yolks, beaten3 tbsp Cold water (or iced water)6 tbsp Icing sugar1/2 tsp Vanilla extract1 egg yolk + 1 tbsp water (for glazing on the tart) MethodIn 2014, I made pineapple paste from about 10-15 pineapples and the work was just tedious. […]

Sauces & Dips

Homemade Peanut Butter

I ran out of peanut butter and was about to order when I remembered I still have some peanuts left. So I thought I would be brave this time to make this spread and find out for myself how easy it will be to make this. I then searched for some recipes and briefly gone […]

Desserts

Molten Lava Cake with Ice Cream

Before I even attempted to look at the recipe for this dessert, I have always thought that it will be difficult to do. But let me tell you that this dish only takes 5 minutes of your time and it is a definitely worth it recipe to do. Try and see for yourself.

Pastries

Chocolate Macarons with Dark Chocolate Ganache

IngredientsDark chocolate ganache (See recipe here)288g Ground almonds, sifted492g Icing sugar, sifted40g Cocoa powder, sifted227g Egg whites, aged (left in fridge for a day)75g Caster sugar11g Egg white powder, sifted with sugar  MethodSift ground almonds and icing sugar.Whisk aged egg whites till stiff peaks.Add caster sugar to meringue after the egg whites reach soft peaks.Sift caster […]

Pastries

French Meringue Macarons with Lemon Ganache

IngredientsLemon ganache (See recipe here)288g Ground almonds, sifted488g Icing sugar, sifted245g Egg whites, aged (left in fridge for a day)90g Caster sugar23g Egg white powder, sifted with sugarGel colouring, as required  MethodPreheat oven to 165 deg C.Sift ground almonds and icing sugar.Whisk aged egg whites till stiff peaks.Add caster sugar to meringue after the egg […]