October 2010

Dairy Free Chocolate Cake recipe

This recipe is very close to my heart. When my dad was still alive with his cancer, his specialist in Jakarta asked him not to consume any dairy.. He loves chocolate cake or cupcake, so I searched for an eggless chocolate recipe. After a few changes, here it is everyone…

September 2010

Vanilla Cupcake Recipe

This vanilla cupcake is my husband’s favourite since there’s a bit of lemon zest in it.  I quite like it too since it’s very light . Vanilla cupcake (makes 12 cupcakes) Ingredients : 150g unsalted butter 160g caster sugar 2 tbsp vegetable oil 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 tsp grated lemon zest 2 eggs 160g [...]

August 2010

Oreo Cupcake Recipe

These oreo cupcakes have to be my favourite cupcakes at the moment..  I don’t know whether it's the cupcake itself or the cookies and cream icing that make me want more and more…  This recipe was given by one of my friends from the US.  Again being American recipe, I have to reduce the sugar [...]

Marshmallow Fondant Recipe

Someone mentioned Marshmallow Fondant (MMF) the other day on Ma’ Cake fanpage. OMG that certainly bring backs memories.  I used MMF a lot when I only made cakes for friends and family.  These are some of the cake photos at the time where I still used MMF… I’m very proud how far I’ve come by [...]

July 2010

Macarons Anyone??

... I’ve tried 3 different recipes each with different results, which taught me a lot. This recipe is the result of those lessons, in a way it is a combination of the best of the techniques and ingredient mix of the 3. ...

Lapis Surabaya Indonesian Sponge Cake Recipe

Surabaya layer cake or in Indonesia we call them Lapis Surabaya..  This is one of Indonesia’s signature cakes. There's a story behind the name of this cake. "Surabaya" is the name of a city in Indonesia. But the term "Lapis Surabaya" is only known by people outside Surabaya, while people in Surabaya don't even know [...]

June 2010

Ingredient Substitutions

When I was baking a cake last week, I realised that I was running of buttermilk, which prompted me to search for a substitute… After I found it I wondered how many people out there who actually want to know about this.. So here it is, I hope this helps you with your baking adventures..  [...]

Red Velvet cupcake recipe

I can’t believe it that Ma’ Cake has more than 1400 likers in the Facebook fan page… It’s such a big deal to me..  Thank you everyone who has helped me along the way.. As I promised and as been voted by the Ma’ Cake likers…  the Red Velvet recipe..  This recipe was originally taken [...]