Chocolate caramel cake with sea salt

This chocolate caramel cake with sea salt is a showstopper! With 3 layers of chocolate cake, a divine chocolate caramel buttercream and flecks of sea…

Chocolate raspberry cheesecake

You all know this, but the internet is a wonderful thing. I never expected to make so many friends from this blog and from other…

Chocolate zucchini (or cucumber) cake

I know what you’re thinking… Cucumber? In a cake? Has Eva gone mad?  No, I have not gone mad. Just got a bit creative since…

Nigella’s chocolate cheesecake

One dessert that my in-laws absolutely adore is Patty’s white chocolate cheesecake. We visit them about twice a year, and they always ask me to…

Dorie Greenspan’s Perfect Party Cake

Every year I ask my husband what he dessert wants me to make for his birthday. And year after year, he’s been asking for this…

Vanilla pound cake

It’s no secret that we Asians like eating pastries for breakfast (see here, here, here and here). In fact, when I was growing up, it…

Red bean sticky cake (紅豆年糕) for Chinese New Year

Happy Chinese New Year! OK, so I am a bit late on this post, but since the Chinese New Year celebrations usually last several days,…