Peanuts for a long life, sticky rice for togetherness, red beans for love, oranges for good fortune... And all that sweetness for a sweet life in the new year! Make no mistake, Chinese New Year is about food: the preparation, cooking, and eating are all a part of the ceremonious celebration
The Informal Chef: Basic Sponge Cake II 海绵蛋糕 2 This sponge was the base for my strawberry birthday cake. It was the perfect base, soft and fluffy but at the same time held together well. I simply love this sponge. This is now my new go to vanilla sponge for decorated cakes. Yum! yum!