Strawberry Matcha Doughnuts

Strawberry Matcha Doughnut
Every year, I look forward to the Cherry Blossom trees that bloom, signaling the arrival of spring in Vancouver. This year, the pink and white blossoms have taken their sweet time to appear due to colder than normal temperatures. But that means that gives me extra time to tinker around in the kitchen to create new recipes. And this year, it looks like the beautiful pastel blooms will be around during Easter.  (more…)

Matcha Mochi & A Giveaway

Matcha Mochi

Mention the word “matcha” and you’ll be met with madness. There’s no denying that there is a real hunger (pun intended) for matcha right now. This Japanese flavouring has exploded in popularity — find matcha in drinks, sweets, desserts — even smoothies. However, I didn’t always love this green superfood. (more…)