Five Ingredients, Flour • 面(miàn), Seasonal Dishes, Spring • 春 (chūn)

Spring Pancake (春饼)

Spring Pancake!🌮🌮🌮 I felt super happy when typing the title of this post, because by the time it is published, the Spring will be officially arrived! The reason why I am posting a recipe of Spring Pancake (春饼) is that according to the Lunar calendar, this Sunday 4th February is the day of Lichun (立春),… Continue reading Spring Pancake (春饼)

Autumn • 秋(qiū), Seasonal Dishes, Sweets • 点心(diǎnxin), Winter • 冬(dōng)

Puff Pastry with Yam Filling (番薯酥饼)

Happy New Year of 2018! After the holiday period, do you feel overloaded with a lot of meat and wine? As for me, this year I unfortunately managed to eat not too much, because I was sick. Actually it was not only me, the whole family got beaten down starting from the Christmas Day until… Continue reading Puff Pastry with Yam Filling (番薯酥饼)

Fusion Flavor, Sweets • 点心(diǎnxin)

Sweet Potato Muffins (番薯松饼)

Golden-orange has been the color of the season here in Tuscany ever since October. Once the Autumn arrives here, you easily find you are surrounded by the golden orange colored leaves on the ground, trees on the mountains, ingredients in the market, and dishes on the table.   I remember my favorite food of this… Continue reading Sweet Potato Muffins (番薯松饼)

Fusion Flavor, Sweets • 点心(diǎnxin)

Matcha Scones (抹茶司康)

I used to be a biscuits lover when I was a little girl. My parents sent me to boarding school when I was 9-year old, due to a change of their work. And every month when I came back home, I would go "snack shopping" and stored up loads of kinds of biscuits before leaving… Continue reading Matcha Scones (抹茶司康)