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Green Tea Azuki Cake

After a break, I am back baking. This time it is a Green Tea Azuki Cake. I had first tried it at Chicco, a Japanese bakery, on Robson St. 193 more words


KitKat Big Little Matcha Azuki - KitKat Bigリトル 抹茶あずき

KitKat comes in many forms: standard, chunky, mini, individual fingers… but this is the only incarnation I’ve seen that strays from the traditional rectangular shape and branches into the hugely popular market of single-serving bagged chocolates such as Galbo and Crunky Popjoy. 441 more words


The Last Bike I Built: And My Next One

Here’s a Takara singlespeed conversion I built and posted about here. It started out simple and light and got heavier and more complex as I added useful components like fenders (UK:’wings’), lights, luggage rack, tool bag, U-lock, etc. 398 more words

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Food Review: Doi Chaang Coffee Singapore | Thai coffee at Rochester Mall

The Place There are not many specialty coffee joints which carry Thai roasted coffee in Singapore. It seems to me the general conception of good coffee beans in the region are from Australia, Indonesia or Vietnam. 390 more words


Funawa Ankodama - 舟和 あんこ玉

This is more of a summary than a review, but these are just so pretty and photogenic that I really wanted to have them on the blog, if only as eye candy. 347 more words


Matcha Azuki Bundtlettes

I had some canned azuki (red bean) in my fridge which I had bought last year (don’t worry, it only expires in 2017) and I was trying to find a way to use it. 237 more words


Lunch at Fresh Flours

Fresh flours is a Japanese influenced bakery in Ballard that does the best croissants/danishes I’ve ever had.

They also carry sables and macarons flavoured with matcha or yuzu which are really delicate and melty. 198 more words