Showing posts from August, 2011

Selamat Hari Raya 2011/ Eid Mubarak 1432

August 27, 2011
Wishing my Friends and Readers …. Kuih Bahulu To those who are making the long journey...  through the horrendous traffic jam ...  to your respective hometown ... be safe on the road. Your loved ones are waiting with open arms to celebrate this joyous occassion. And to those who are away from family ... err.. like my family and I , we'll make the best of our Raya/ Eid by celebrating with friends... and Raya cookies, lemang and rendang... Pineapple Tart Our Raya/ Eid Celebration will be incomplete without the presence of Kuih Bahulu , Pineapple Tart , Kuih Makmur and I could add Samperit   previous post to my list of Raya Cookies...  note : click on the bold blue words to link to recipes... of respectives cookies... Kuih Makmur Maaf Zahir Batin... jika ada terkasar bahasa... Save Save Save Save

Biskut Semperit

August 23, 2011
These are gorgeous 'Melt in the mouth' Biskut  Semperit / Custard Cookies ,  one of many 'favourite' traditional cookies, in many Malay households during Eid Celebration in the 70's to 80's.

Sago and Brown Sugar Syrup

August 17, 2011
  Time flies and another week just flew out of the window... and soon Eid Celebration will be at our door steps... I have to start my cookies baking soon... If one were to visit some hotels in Malaysia for their Ramadan (Fasting Month) Buffet Spread ... one of the desserts that you are likely to find is Sago Pearls served with dark brown sugar syrup and coconut milk... And that was where D had his first taste of this gorgeous dessert and has not forgotten about it eversince... it was like ~  love at first taste for him... With a packet of sago in hand... I asked him... and knowing what his answer would be  ... "Which would you prefer: Kuih Sago  or Sago with dark brown sugar syrup and coconut milk...?" Without a second to waste...I got his reply... Enjoy this dessert either as it is or chilled for a couple of hours in the fridge. Like D , you will craving for more . Sago and Brown Sugar Syrup Recipe (serve 4-6) 2 liter of water

Pecan and Chocolate Tart

August 09, 2011
When I announced... that I wanted to bake Pecan Pie for the weekend...

Goan Beef Curry

August 03, 2011
In Bahasa Melayu... 'Saya mengambil kesempatan untuk mengucapkan kepada semua sanak saudara, rakan taulan, sahabat handai  yang jauh maupun dekat ~ Selamat Menyambut Bulan Ramadan yang mulia... semoga segala amalan di berkatiNya  _______________________________________________ I would like to take this opportunity to wish all my friends and readers Ramadan Kareem. May this Ramadan brings us peace and joy to the world. Aameen...  ______________________________________________