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Marbled Tea cake

So this is actually supposed to be a matcha marbled tea cake, but as you can see from the photo, the swirls aren't a beautiful shade of green.  I think the cake still came...

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Big, fat, chewy chocolate chip cookies

Because I love my soft chocolate chip cookies recipe so much, I usually barely glance at the hundreds of other chocolate chip cookie recipes out there.  However, there has been one recipe that has...

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San Diego County Fair

Boyfriend and I had a chance to check out the San Diego County Fair this weekend, one of my favorite events.  Every year I look forward to this time, eagerly anticipating what the "new...

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Forbidden Yogurt

Forbidden Yogurt3943 Governor DrSan Diego, CA 92122(858) 587-1700http://forbiddenyogurt.com/ Forbidden Yogurt is one of the many, many self-serve frozen yogurt shops that have popped up in the last year.  That being said, there are a...

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Matcha Green Tea Shortbread cookies

Continuing my matcha baking adventures, I decided to try a matcha shortbread cookie recipe this weekend.  I got the recipe from milk and honey cafe.  The cookies came out delicious, but the dough was...

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Chinese pancakes with sweet filling – Taiwanese street food

One of my favorite street foods in Taiwan are the Chinese pancakes filled with either red bean or custard.  They are no longer as popular in Taiwan and can be a bit hard to...

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Ashoka the Great lunch buffet

Ashoka the Great 9474 Black Mountain RdSan Diego, CA 92126(858) 695-9749 www.indianfoodsandiego.com Thanks to a tip by clayfu, I got to try an Indian buffet place this weekend that I have not yet tried. ...

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Raspberry souffle

This is the very first souffle I have ever made.  I never thought I would have a desire to make a souffle, but after seeing so many beautiful images on tastespotting.com and foodgawker.com, I...

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Tapioca Express- Crispy chicken

Tapioca Express 7770 Regents RdSan Diego, CA 92122 (858) 597-0088www.tapiocaexpress.com It's been a while since I've had the crispy chicken at Tapioca Express.  You can view my previous post on Tapioca Express here.  So...

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Banana Nut Bread

A while back I made a banana bread using a recipe that got rave reviews, and I didn't like it at all.  It was very, very dense, with not much flavor other than banana. ...