Bánh ít nhân dừa (Steamed glutinous rice cake with sweet coconut stuffing)

BÁNH ÍT (Steamed glutinous rice cake) is a popular type of steamed cake in Vietnam, made from glutinous rice flour and green bean paste, coconut, or other ingredients with steamed method. They can be sweet or savory. They have two parts: Outer (shell) is made by glutinous rice flour, Inner (kernel) is made by many […]

Bánh rán (Glutinous rice balls)

BÁNH RÁN is a deep-fried glutinous rice ball from northern Vietnamese cuisine. In Vietnamese, “bánh” is a category of food including: cakes, pies, and pastries, while “rán” means “fried.” Its outer shell is made from glutinous rice flour, and covered all over with white sesame seeds. Its filling is made from sweetened mung bean paste, […]

Angel cake

Angel cake or Angel food cake (not to be confused with American Angel food cake) is a type of layered sponge cake dessert that originated in the United Kingdom, and first became popular in the late 19th century. Made with butter, caster sugar, eggs, vanilla extract, self-raising flour, baking powder, and red and yellow food colouring, it consists of two or three layers of sweet sponge cake which is often coloured white, pink and yellow […]

Angel food cake

Angel food cake, or angel cake, is a type of sponge cake made with egg whites, flour, and sugar. A whipping agent, such as cream of tartar, is commonly added. It differs from other cakes because it uses no butter. Its structure comes from whipped egg whites known as a protein foam. Angel food cake originated in the United […]

No-Bake Cheesecake

No-bake cheesecake is simple and quick to make. This is tall with a creamy mousse-like consistency, and it holds its shape well after refrigeration. It’s rich but not heavy, and it tastes absolutely amazing. No-bake cheesecake goes perfectly with many different toppings. Some of my favorites include berry sauce, fresh fruit, fruit puree, cherry pie filling, caramel or […]

Baked New York cheesecake

Though a cheesecake can be savory (and served with crackers as an appetizer), most of us think of the term as describing a luscious, rich dessert. It may be baked or unbaked (usually refrigerated). The texture of any cheese cake can vary greatly – from light and airy to dense and rich to smooth and […]

Lane cake

Lane cake, also known as prize cake or Alabama Lane cake, is a bourbon-laced baked cake traditional in the American South. According to food scholar Neil Ravenna, the inventor was Emma Rylander Lane, of Clayton, Alabama, who won first prize with it at the county fair in Columbus, Georgia. She called it “Prize Cake” when she self-published a cookbook, A Few Good Things to Eat in 1898. Her […]

Lady Baltimore cake

A Lady Baltimore Cake is an American white layer cake with fluffy frosting and a fruit and nut filling. The cake is believed to have been created in the Southern United States in the early 20th century, but its exact origins are disputed. The most popular legend of the Lady Baltimore is that Alicia Rhett Mayberry, a Southern belle, baked and served the cake to […]

Kulich

Kulich [koo-lihch] A tall cylindrical Russian Easter cake traditionally served with PASHKA (a creamy cheese mold). Kulich is yeast-raised and flavored with raisins, candied fruit and saffron. It’s usually crowned with a while confectioners’ sugar icing, sprinkled with chopped candied fruits and almonds and sometimes topped with a rose. RECIPE Ingredients (Yields : 4 loaves) […]

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