Tried and Tested Recipes by Jaja

 

Tag: Lemon

Thyme Lemonade

Thyme Lemonade

I have been obsessed with making my own infused tea using leftover fresh herbs on my pantry. Brewing herbs into tea is a great solution to finish off the herbs easily and quickly. This time, I had leftover thyme and lemon on my pantry after […]

Lemon Madeleines

Lemon Madeleines

I have been dying to make this little spongy shell-like cake with lemon flavor. You might think that I am exaggerating with how much I love Lemon Madeleines. However, I must say I fell in love immediately at the first bite. The inside is moist […]

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 is actually a fairly mild in flavor, the cake is not that sweet and overwhelming. But If I am being honest, I think the real star is the lemon glaze on top. The lemon glaze not only adds the crisp on the outer layer of the cake, but also refreshing sweet and tart flavor that compliments the whole cake. (more…)

Roselle Lemonade

Roselle Lemonade

Do you now roselle? I remember eating whole candied roselle when I was a child. I initially thought it was a flower, but it is not a fruit neither. It is unexpectedly the calyx, the green (red for roselle) part that encloses the flowers in […]

Lemon Black Tea

Lemon Black Tea

It is the beginning of the rainy season in Indonesia. There is nothing that can beat a cup of hot tea to warm body and soul in this chilly weather. I love lemon tea because the rich and earthy black tea is a joyous harmony […]

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…)