• Bakery, Dessert & Sweet treats

    101 years and still going strong

    by  • September 16, 2013 • Bakery, Dessert & Sweet treats, Dining • 0 Comments

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    It’s not very often we get to savour traditional Teochew fare in a century-old eatery. With 101 years of history, Restoran Teochew Setapak is becoming a rarity, serving classic Teochew dishes and pastry. Now into its third generation, this family owned business is still going strong. Few of the popular dishes here are Teochew-style...

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    by  • October 15, 2012 • Bakery, Dessert & Sweet treats, Recipes • 0 Comments


    I know I shouldn’t be baking with my tennis elbow. But how can I resist when I have these shiny, new madeleine pans.   K & I were just pottering around Daiso when we came across these cute little pans. I’ve been hunting for madeleine pans for the longest time and to finally spot...

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    Root Beer Bundt Cake

    by  • June 10, 2012 • Bakery, Dessert & Sweet treats, Recipes • 0 Comments

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    I thought this would be fun to make. And it’s pretty easy too. In fact, I’ve bookmarked this recipe ever since I got hold of the Baked cookbook. The combination of root beer and chocolate is simply genius and really addictive.   The recipe calls for over 2 cups of the root beer. Matt Lewis...

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    Tommy le Baker

    by  • December 29, 2011 • Bakery, Dessert & Sweet treats • 3 Comments


      A cheerful ‘hello’ greeted us when we first stepped into Tommy le Baker. It was the affable owner/baker, Tommy. Having lived in France for many years where he honed his craft, he set up this bakery when he returned to Malaysia. I was instantly attracted to these beautiful loaves of bread, and ordered...

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    Pomegranate Ice cream

    by  • October 26, 2011 • Bakery, Dessert & Sweet treats, Recipes • 0 Comments


    I was at the farmers’ market the other day and ended up with two pomegranates. Don’t ask me why, I’m just prone to buying the unexpected every now and then.   What do you do when you’ve two pomegranates sitting in the fridge? Not wanting to waste, I googled and found this brilliantly easy...

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