Author: Candice Cheong

Candice Cheong heads Marketing at Spoonful. She stems from an Advertising and Marketing Communications background having graduated from the University of Canberra, Australia and has been working in the media industry for more than 15 years. Her passion for food led her to Spoonful and she’s inspired by teammates here, further fueling her hobby in baking. As a mom of two young kids, Candice works in the day and bakes at night, earning her the nickname The Midnight Baker. Besides baking, she has an innate passion for all things Japanese, travel, and a keen interest in photography. Follow Candice on Instagram @dice97

Elle et Vire Course Report vol.1 – Pastries

The other day I was a very honored to receive an opportunity to attend a workshop by Elle et Vire, a famous French cream & butter brand in France. The place is Maison de la Crème under the  Elle et Vire group, located in a quiet residential area close to Versailles, just outside of Paris. …

Chinese Clay Pot Rice

Recipe by Spoonful Chinese Cooking Instructor Cai Li This is a traditional Cantonese dish but now becoming popular throughout China. The rice is slowly cooked in a clay pot, giving the dish a distinctive flavor. It is typically served with Cantonese-style cured pork and vegetables.

Simple Matcha Tiramisu

This simple no-bake Matcha Tiramisu recipe is rich, creamy and simply delicious! The goodness of matcha just takes this Italian dessert to a whole new level! Serve it whole or in small containers as individual servings, you’re bound to score some brownie points with this one!

Matcha Cupcake Recipe

Recipe from Gold Kili You don’t need an oven, or expensive or hard to acquire ingredients to bake these delicious matcha cupcakes. Lightly steamed and infused with matcha fragrance throughout the cake and its cream cheese frosting, these cupcakes are just the right sweetness for birthday parties or an afternoon snack. 

Coffee Jelly Affogato Recipe

Recipe from Gold Kili Coffee foodies, your friends will wonder which Italian café you went to get this indulgent looking dessert. Meaning ‘drowned’ in Italian, affogato is ice cream that has been ‘drowned’ in coffee. We’ve taken this one step further with coffee jelly – perfect for cooling off in hot Singapore weather.

Red Date Jelly Recipe

Recipe from Gold Kili Traditionally found in Chinese restaurants, red date jelly is a refreshing dessert choice for the health-conscious. With longan and goji berry arranged in a pretty flower pattern and duo coloured jelly, our simple recipe looks fancier than it is to make. Dish it out the next time you have potluck or…

Chocolate Pancake Recipe

Recipe from Gold Kili If the kids are tired of boring old pancakes, serve them a stack of fluffy chocolate ones to renew the breakfast chatter. Pile on the creamy chocolate frosting (which is made from the same batter), top with freshly sliced berries and nuts, and you have an Instagram-worthy dish.

Homemade Chinese Rice Wine Recipe

Recipe from Spoonful Chinese Cooking Instructor Cai Li This gentle, sweet-sour, marvelously aromatic homemade liquor is a common flavoring for all kinds of  China regional cuisines. You can find the rice wine (sometimes called Chinese Cooking Wine) in the Asian supermarkets, but the homemade version is much more delicious and it is surprisingly easy to…

White Roll Cake with Whole Oranges

This charming white roll cake with whole oranges takes the meaning of refreshing to a new level! The tangy acidic orange goes really well with the sweet soft sponge. Packed with all the goodness of oranges and the happiness of cake, what more could you ask for?