Tried and Tested Recipes by Jaja

 

Tag: No Bake Cake

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 […]

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 […]

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 local supermarket. There is only one brand of Thai tea mix available here, which is Number One Brand. Making your own Thai iced tea is surprisingly easy — just brew, strain, add condensed milk and voila… it’s ready to be served over ice.

Can you imagine how much a pound of loose tea leaves are in the package? For a cup of Thai iced tea, you need to add about one tablespoon of Thai tea mix. There was still a lot left over, so I decided to do a little experiment on infusing Thai tea with desserts. The result is a light, subtle flavor that offers an interesting change from your normal recipe. More importantly, there is no baking involved. (more…)