Category Archives: Pastry

Phyllo pastry floral fruit tart

Aren’t you enjoying this season’s offering of colours that are so pleasing to the sight? It is sending a message to enjoy them in more ways. I discovered there are many edible flowers and have started using them in my … Continue reading

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Pizza puff pinwheels

When I was a young girl, I used to play with Pinwheels made of folded palm leaves. That memory is so tinged with nostalgia. My cousins and I used to run into the wind so the Pinwheels could spin and … Continue reading

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Puff pastry onion tart/Caramelized onion tart

Shiny onions on a pastry bed! When caramelized onion meets rich puff pastry in an oven, only amazing things can happen! This is a simple tart but the taste is buttery delicious! I have always baked with store bought puff … Continue reading

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Puff pastry dough/Puff pastry from scratch

Puff pastry myth busted! There are many things I dread cooking and never venture to try. It is the fear of failure! Puff pastry is one such culinary process I feared. I was fascinated by flaky and airy, puff pastry … Continue reading

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Mini tarts/ Fruit and nut tartlets

Sweet jewel tarts! What can you make for a quick dessert? This is a question I ask myself many times. I decided to have some easy ideas so next time I need not scramble, search and struggle to get it … Continue reading

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