Tried and Tested Recipes by Jaja

 

Tag: Almond

Honey Almond Bread

Honey Almond Bread

Who does not love fresh-baked bread from the oven with its tantalizing aroma and goodness? I am not actually a bread lover, but there is simple pleasure from holding a slice of fresh and warm bread in your hand, one that you made from scratch […]

Almond Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Almond Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Never mind fancy desserts, chocolate chip cookies have always been one of my favorite sweet treats. After all, nothing says comfort and warm feeling I got like a freshly baked chocolate chip cookies. Basically, if you want good chocolate chip cookies, you need to put […]

Almond Milk

Almond Milk

Cow’s milk is staple in my family’s diets. It is an ingredient that is constantly used and bought at my home. That one time when I run out of cow’s milk for my morning granola, I had this idea about making my own milk. I had seen a lot of people in Instagram crazy about making milk from nuts like almonds and cashews as they were great as non-dairy alternatives for cow’s milk. So, I decided to make almond milk as my pantry’s situation only permitted me to make this type of milk.

I was happy to have this discovery of this homemade almond milk. The ingredients are absolutely simple, you only need raw whole almonds and water. Everything you need to do is to soak them overnight, blend, and strain the pulp. Easy right?  (more…)

Granola

Granola

Breakfast is essential for me. Apart from providing body with energy to get things done, breakfast makes my stomach fuller. Hence, consuming breakfast in the morning actually makes me less likely to be hungry throughout the day. Granola is generally a mixture of rolled oats, […]

Almond and Raisin Oatmeal Cookies

Almond and Raisin Oatmeal Cookies

Have you ever felt convicted after eating too much dessert? I have a real sweet tooth and literally cannot say no for dessert, especially cookies. I love food more than anything in my life, but being healthy is also really important to me. Almond and […]