Chinese Bakery-Style Cake

I believe that if you love to do something and you pour your heart and soul into it, it will turn out to be wonderful. When I bake, I always keep the person I am baking for in mind so that I can put the most emotion and feeling into each piece. This time I…

Condensed Milk Pound Cake

Still on the hunt for that old Chinatown pound cake, I am. Chinatown’s pound cake, this was not. However, it was a delicious pound cake. I mentioned in a previous post that I am not a huge fan of pound cakes but this one was honestly the best pound cake I ever tasted! It’s a…

Tiramisu Cake

I love birthdays. It’s a day where everyone’s focus and undivided attention is focused onΒ you and only you. In that case, why am I two months late in making my boyfriend’s birthday cake? I’m such a horrible girl. Life as a student is often more difficult than easy, so what better birthday cake for a…

Elvis Presley’s Whipping Cream Pound Cake

Apparently there was this Chinese bakery in Chinatown in Montreal in the 70’s called HoHo’s. My dad and his brothers were very fond of their pound cake which they describe as “very buttery… distinct flavor… greasy/oily… unlike any other pound cake…”. For as long as I can remember, my dad has been on some kind…