Tried and Tested Recipes by Jaja

 

Tag: Cake

Mini Walnut Banana Bread Loaves

Mini Walnut Banana Bread Loaves

Bananas are one of those fruits that always lingering around my kitchen. They are great for filling the stomach especially when I do not have time in the morning. But we know that bananas are sold in bunches not soon after, they start getting covered […]

No-Bake Blackberry Cheesecake

No-Bake Blackberry Cheesecake

No-bake cheesecakes are such an easy, no fuss cheesecake recipe made from scratch. They are one of my favorite things to make during any type of celebration. It is perfect when you need something quick and easy, anywhere in any kitchen although you do not […]

No-Bake Tiramisu Cake

No-Bake Tiramisu Cake

I am not actually a huge fan of coffee, but there is always something irresistible with tiramisu. The Italian word tiramisu can be translated in several ways to “pick me up” or “cheer me up” or “lift me up” and they all work for me. Tiramisu is a recipe of happiness for me whenever I am feeling down. Thankfully, making homemade tiramisu is so easy and you do not even need to bake it. (more…)

Matcha Tiramisu

Matcha Tiramisu

This is one of the most classic dessert, tiramisu, with a twist in it. We love the bitter-sweet espresso, savory mascarpone cheese, and ladyfingers version, but have you ever thought that this delicious treat is also great when combined with other flavor? If you have […]

No-Bake Avocado Lime Cheesecake

No-Bake Avocado Lime Cheesecake

It was my friend’s birthday few weeks ago. So, I decided to be crafty by incorporating his favorite meal in the morning, which is avocado to a cake. Surprise!!! 🙂 Yes, I was inspired to make an avocado based cake to celebrate. I also by chance […]

Nutella Stuffed Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

Nutella Stuffed Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

A chocolate chip cookie in a skillet? Hell yeah! Want to make it more awesome? Let’s stuff it with Nutella!

Yeah, this week Jaja Bakes made a Nutella Stuffed Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie. It is literally a big chocolate chip cookie made in a skillet or big round pan with a secret layer of gooey Nutella inside. This is actually my first time making a skillet cookie. Unlike making a batch of bite-sized cookies, skillet cookie does not require scooping and shaping on multiple baking pans as the whole thing bakes at once in a single skillet. Hence, making it much simpler and faster than baking regular cookies. Not only that, the skillet ensures the cookies remained crisp on the edges and the chewy inside, especially that oozing chocolate hazelnut Nutella. Yummm… (more…)

Lemon and Thyme Yogurt Bundt Cake

Lemon and Thyme Yogurt Bundt Cake

Today I am happily sharing this Lemon and Thyme Yogurt Bundt Cake. The cake is a perfect combination of both sweet lemon and minty-earthy thyme. This time, I add freshly chopped thyme straight into the cake batter, making the thyme flavor shine through everything. It […]

Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream Cake

Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream Cake

There is nothing that can compare to a scoop of ice cream when you are either happy or sad. It is no secret that I love making my own ice cream. Yup, that is one of the advantages of having ice cream maker at home. […]

Lemon Yogurt Cake with Lemon Simple Syrup

Lemon Yogurt Cake with Lemon Simple Syrup

Notification alert, I just found my new recipe keeper; Lemon Yogurt Cake with Lemon Syrup. Some days ago, I just grabbed a great deal of purchasing a big container of plain yogurt for half price at nearby supermarket. I love to eat my yogurt in the morning with granola and fruits or put it into smoothies, but there was still plenty of leftover yogurt. Therefor, I had an idea to incorporate yogurt with baked goods and fortunately landed myself on this recipe. (more…)

No-Bake Chocolate-Crust Thai Tea Cheesecake

No-Bake Chocolate-Crust Thai Tea Cheesecake

Thai iced tea is getting popular in my place as it is a perfect beverage to drink in hot weather. I decided to buy a pound of Thai tea mix without much thought when I set my eyes on that white and red package at […]