Productive Day. Making Lady Fingers, Tiramisu, Butter

“You have to be a romantic to invest yourself, your money, and your time in cheese.”― Anthony Bourdain, Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook I am no connoisseur when it comes to cheese. Growing up, we never had the fancy cheeses at home and we pretty much justContinue reading “Productive Day. Making Lady Fingers, Tiramisu, Butter”

Just Whipped: Coffee Choco Chip Ice Cream

“There were some problems only coffee and ice cream could fix.”  ― Amal El-Mohtar, Steam-Powered: Lesbian Steampunk Stories One problem I got is this humid summer heat. The peak temperature in the country ranges from 33°C – 36°C and combined with the humidity levels, those would normally feel 5 to 6 degrees hotter. So, I decided to makeContinue reading “Just Whipped: Coffee Choco Chip Ice Cream”

Just Whipped: Pineapple and Coconut Ice Popsicle

It was supposed to be an attempt to recreate Gemma Stafford’s Homemade Disneyland Dole Whip. I had my ingredients ready: my coconut milk and my frozen pineapples. It was my first time to try canned coconut milk. I was surprised that most of the canned coconut milk and cream in the grocery I went toContinue reading “Just Whipped: Pineapple and Coconut Ice Popsicle”

Just Whipped: Chocolate Ice Cream (No Machine)

“My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it’s on your plate.” – Thornton Wilder Summer seems to be here in the Philippines! The sun’s hotter, there is not much rain, and the malls are now selling swimwear and sunscreen more than ever! It’s theContinue reading “Just Whipped: Chocolate Ice Cream (No Machine)”