[RECIPE] Oroweat x Ovaltine Lava French Toast

Ovaltine Lava French Toast is my new favourite of afternoon tea snacks. When you cut it open, the milk in the middle slowly oozes out. The combination of ovaltine and kinako powder gives a sweet and nutty flavor. I also love the addition of cocoa powder, which creates a hint of bitterness.

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[RECIPE] Red Curry Beef Brisket with Instant Pot

We finally purchased an instant pot a few weeks ago, and I am excited to try making different dishes with it. I noticed that there are many recipes featuring western dishes online, but less on asian dishes. I decided to make a Hong Kong classic, Red Curry Beef Brisket (紅咖哩炆牛腩). In less than one hour, you can also get a pot of tender, juicy, flavorful beef brisket.

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[RECIPE] Milk Tea & Coffee Jelly Cup (奶茶咖啡凍)

It is getting warmer in Vancouver, and we all need treats that are lighter and cooler. So I decided to turn one of popular HK drink into jelly – Milk Tea + Coffee Jelly, or also known as yuenyeung (鴛鴦) in Cantonese. It is also the best way to burn through some of them useless instant coffee powder. I also included a short video on how I turn them into simple dessert cups.

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[RECIPE] Purple Yam Mochi Balls (紫薯麻糬波波)

A few weeks ago, I made the Cheese Mochi Balls, and I decided to go for a sweet version – Purple Yam Mochi Balls. If you have any leftover purple yam, you can make this delicious and beautiful kid-friendly treat in no time. Mr. enjoyed the sweet version way more that he finished the entire batch almost right away.

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Contactless Food Delivery is Available in Canada

The First Dessert food delivery by UberEats

To prevent further spread of COVID-19, many are working from home. Some may be struggling to get groceries, or just tired of cooking and washing dishes. Contactless food delivery is here to rescue. There are numerous food delivery services that are available in Vancouver, and many are proactively adopting new policies to alleviate customers’ concerns with COVID-19. You can support local businesses through these delivery services. In this blog post, I included the companies that I have used before and are offering contactless delivery, as well as promo codes for first-time users.

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