Category: bread

A match made in heaven (シュー生地とフルーツの恋愛)

Lot of things happened these past weeks. I thought I could submit my thesis by the end of November. However, that could compromise my visa and I was told that I should submit by December 21st. Sigh I went home (flew to my country) with a heavy heart being dragged down by the worries of

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Breakfast is carbohydrate loading (朝食はパンだ)

The following day after an exhausting trip around the west of the Kansai Region of Japan (Osaka and Hyogo prefectures), we needed some sustenance especially because the previous day was filled with gastronomic disappointments that left us wanting for redemption. When I travel, I prefer the local food scene if possible. And so the search

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Honey and heat (美味しいはちみつナアン)

Indian food rarely comes to mind when I have to decide where to eat. It’s not that I dislike Indian food. It’s probably because in Japan, Indian food is basically Indian curry and Naan, and based on some of my previous experiences, the curries I’ve had were lackluster and not memorable. Another thing is that

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Buttery carbohydrates and air (クロワッサンはまり)

My health consciousness always stopped me from getting croissants. You know. Croissant which translates in English to delicious fat and carbohydrates. I’m joking but the butter and starch in these puff pastries do not. Recently, I have this thing with these babies. Their delicate flakiness that tells you to handle them with love. Their gloss

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