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Dessert

Zucchini Oatmeal Cookies

Zucchini Oatmeal Cookies

This was an experiment that came about when I was given a very large zucchini. I’ve made zucchini bread before and the recipe is essentially the same as the Steamed Banana Bread recipe (just with zucchini instead of bananas), so I wanted to try something […]

Bao (Steamed Buns)

Bao (Steamed Buns)

This recipe is more about making the dough for the bao rather than the filling. You can fill bao with almost anything you like, sweet or savoury. I’ve used a pork, mushroom and chive mixture, similar to the filling used for the Dumplings recipe and store-bought anko […]

Steamed Banana Bread

Steamed Banana Bread

What do you do when you have very ripe bananas and no oven? Steamed banana bread, of course. This banana bread is super moist and tender due to steaming. Of course you can use this recipe and bake the banana bread – it will be just as […]