Sugar-Free Pai Bao (Hong Kong Style Sweet Milk Buns) 無糖湯種排包

I’ve been baking with erythritol recently (read about my blog posts, Sugar-Free Chocolate Chip Muffins, Sugar-Free Brown Rice Chiffon Cake and Sugar-Free Matcha Nougat with Almonds) and this time I used it for bread making. Apart from using natural sweetener, I’ve replaced the whipping cream in my Pai Bao recipe with unsweetened almond milk, which … Continue reading Sugar-Free Pai Bao (Hong Kong Style Sweet Milk Buns) 無糖湯種排包

Liège Waffles 列日窩夫

Liège waffles are my favorite waffle type recently as I like the crispy shell and the soft and slightly chewy center. The crunchy caramelized sugar and rich flavor make the waffles very tasty on its own without any extra topping. Unlike American waffles that are made with baking powder-leavened batter, these waffles are made with … Continue reading Liège Waffles 列日窩夫

Multigrain Pain de Mie 五穀雜糧頂角吐司

I wanted to add something new to my bread so decided to try five-grain powder that is believed to be health preserving. I replaced 30% of the flour with five-grain powder at first. Perhaps this was too much of a change, my son immediately noticed the difference and said that the bread tasted weird (he … Continue reading Multigrain Pain de Mie 五穀雜糧頂角吐司

Chocolate Twist Pain de Mie (Tangzhong Method) 湯種朱古力扭紋頂角吐司

I bought a jar of dark chocolate spread from Lindt store last month, planning to spread it on my bread for breakfast. Then I thought, hm… why don’t I make bread out of it? So out came my chocolate twist bread the next day. Lindt chocolate spread has a very silky smooth texture and tastes … Continue reading Chocolate Twist Pain de Mie (Tangzhong Method) 湯種朱古力扭紋頂角吐司

Chocolate Swirl Steamed Buns (Mantou) 朱古力雙色饅頭

After making steamed buns with purple sweet potatoes, my children demanded chocolate ones. This time I lengthened my dough by rolling it thinly in order to create a bigger spiral pattern. I didn’t bother taking pictures during the process as it was pretty much the same as before. Please visit my previous post, Purple Sweet … Continue reading Chocolate Swirl Steamed Buns (Mantou) 朱古力雙色饅頭