Salted caramel cinnamon cake

One of life's simplest pleasures has got to be eating cake or bread still warm from the oven. In my dream world, I'm up before the crack of dawn everyday and, by the time the … [Read more...]


Toasted cake

Last week, I baked a cake and, apparently, my family didn't like it so much. It had been sitting in the fridge for days, drying out, and I just wanted to do something with it. … [Read more...]


Cafe con leche

To complete the Mexican theme of yesterday's brunch, I had a cup of cafe con leche with the potato, chorizo and chili dish. What is cafe con leche? The literal translation is … [Read more...]


Choco apple cake

In an attempt to salvage two apples that had been sitting on the counter for a couple of days following the three-day blackout brought about by typhoon Ondoy, I prepared the … [Read more...]


Tres leches cupcakes

Tres leches literally translates to three milks. The cupcakes (traditionally, a whole cake) are baked then soaked in a mixture of evaporated milk, sweetened condensed milk and … [Read more...]