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Saturday, 12 August 2017

How To Make Castella Cheese Cake | Cotton Soft Sponge Cake




































Here is my secret recipe how to make cotton sponge cake was published last year September. By far the tastiest homemade cotton cake ever!  This is new, an improved version and recipe I had tried previously many times until satisfied, the taste of smell is closely related to Taiwan's famous castella cake with cheese. Follow my secret recipe and easy steps below and you are sure to wow and impress everyone.

Ingredients

(A)
• 35g, 5tbsp melted butter or corn oil
• a pinch of sea salt
• 33g, 5 tbsp whole milk
• 20g, 2 tbsp sugar
• 54g, 6 tbsp cake flour
• 3 egg yolks, cold

(B)
• 3 egg whites, cold
• 1/4 tsp lime / lemon juice or cream of tartar
• 48g, 5 tbsp sugar

(C)
• softened butter - for greasing the cake pan
Prepare 6-inch cake pan / 23cm square baking pan or loaf tin and using paper rub a little butter and cut a round piece of parchment paper that fit to your pan, Take a small handful of flour and sprinkling it evenly around the inside of the greased pan and remove excess or You can line with the prepared parchment paper in the bottom and the sides and grease with butter.

(D)
For the Decoration & Filling:
• cheese slices
• grated parmesan cheese

Method:
Pre-heat oven, always bake with both top and bottom heat with fan assisted. To make sure your cake to succeed even better. It is best to use an oven thermometer and you'll always have the exact temperature of your oven in mind.

1) Heat the butter or corn oil in a saucepan, over low heat. Add a pinch of sea salt, milk and sugar until it dissolves. Turn off the heat, sift the cake flour, add the egg yolks and mix by hand, less than 25 times until just combined. do not over mix!

2) In a separate bowl, Whisk (B) egg whites until foamy then squeezing a little lime or lemon juice and add sugar a little bit at a time, beating until stiff peaks, the peak stands straight up when the beaters are lifted from the mixture about 3-5 minutes.

3) Using a whisker, and turn the small amount of egg whites into the batter, mix until just combined and then turn back the batter into the whites, the most important part here is not to stirring and carefully folding is gentle mixing technique until just incorporated.

4) Pour cake batter into your prepared pans and add cheese slices and sprinkle grated parmesan cheese as a filling and over the top, then pour remaining batter into baking pan. Use a spatula and smooth the surface. Bang the cake pan a few times and get the air bubbles out of your cake batter.

5) To prepare a water bath. Pour enough cold water in a larger pan. Bake in preheated oven 130°c - 150°c for 1 hour or until the cake is set in the centre. Baking time it will depend on the size of your cake pan.

6) Once cooked, leave to cool 15-20 minutes, until the oven temperature reached 50ºC. Dropping the cake pan from high once. Make sure cakes are properly cooled before cutting them.

7) Dropping the cake pan from high once to prevent the cake to shrink too much during cooling. Make sure cakes are properly cooled before cutting them.

8) Transfer the cake to a plate for serving. Any leftover cake can be covered and kept in the fridge for 2-3 days.

Helpful Tips:
1) Be careful not to get the saucepan hot because the oil will burn. 
2) For guaranteed results it's important to follow exactly this recipe and baking at the right temperature is important. It's recommended to use an oven thermometer.
3) Do not bake the cake quickly at a high temperature and don't remove hot cake out of a baking pan. otherwise the cake could fall apart and crack on top. Baking cake at a lower temperature will help the cake rise much higher and bake more evenly.
4) Please understand that everyone's oven work differently. You should also check the temperature of your oven. if not, your cake won't rise well. 
5) You can test the cake by poking it with a skewer, if it's cooked the skewer will come out clean. if not pop it back in the oven and bake until it's ready. 
6) Folding egg whites into a cake batter. Do not stir and never use an electric mixer. 
7) Use a clean, dry bowl, free of yolk and any other oil or grease while beating egg whites. Do not over or under-beat the egg whites.

Recipe Source: JosephineRecipes.Co.Uk

Saturday, 22 July 2017

古早味巧克力棉花蛋糕 可可枕頭蛋糕 成功率超高




聽說台灣古早味傳統現烤蛋糕 ,爆漿巧克力口味, 爆紅全亞洲!這是我去年10月出版的巧克力棉花蛋糕的秘方。到目前為止,也是有史以來,最美味的巧克力蛋糕。現在,我稍微做了一些改良,然後再反覆測試。它可以輕而易舉的做成好吃的杯子蛋糕、枕頭蛋糕。然後,蛋糕餡可以灑上一些磨碎的黑巧克力,在頂部另外撒上一些巧克力豆,這樣做出的蛋糕口感更好,也充滿著幸幅的味道,確實被打動了。實際測試,效果相當不錯。保證會讓你大喊 「現在不必人擠人排隊也能嘗美味啦」!

材料:

(A)
• 22克,4湯匙 - 粟米油
• 10克,2湯匙 - 可可粉,過篩
• 1茶匙 - 速溶咖啡,過篩
• 28克,3湯匙 - 糖
• 66克,6湯匙 - 牛奶
• 少許 - 海鹽
• 58克,7湯匙 - 低筋粉
• 2個, (大) 蛋黃 或者 3個蛋黃

(B)
• 2個, (大) 蛋清 或者 3個 蛋清
• 1/2茶匙的 - 檸檬汁 或者1/4茶匙塔塔粉
• 48克,5湯匙糖

(C)
• 模具事先用軟化黃油塗抹一遍,均勻地篩上一層麵粉備用

(D)
對於裝飾與餡料:
• 磨碎的黑巧克力
• 苦甜巧克力豆

做法:
1)準備一個小鍋,小火煮熱粟米油,加入過篩可可粉,咖啡粉,不斷攪拌,直到完全融化,然後倒入糖和牛奶。煮至65℃後離火,等稍降溫後,灑上一點海鹽,過篩的低筋粉混合至無乾粉。這就是燙麵了,加入蛋黃攪拌,直到麵糊光滑。(注意少於30次,不要過度攪拌)

2)在一個乾淨的碗,先將蛋白打散成泡狀;再加入幾滴檸檬汁,分三次加入糖,打發至偏乾性發泡, 直到出現大彎勾,大約3-5分鐘。

3)攪拌好的蛋黃糊,加入打發好的三分之一的蛋白,攪拌均勻。再全倒回蛋白盆里,。一定要用翻拌手法,以免消泡,並拌勻。

4)把拌勻的麵糊從高處均勻倒入蛋糕模,蛋糕餡灑上一些磨碎的黑巧克力,在頂部另外撒上一些巧克力豆。雙手提起烤盤,左右抖動幾下,使麵糊更平整。摔兩下除去氣泡。

5)放烤箱中層,冷水浴130°c-150°c度,上下火烤60分鐘。烤好後,打開烤箱門, 冷卻至少10分鐘。出爐後, 再摔兩下,才不會出現塌陷。烘烤時間應根據蛋糕模具的大小來決定。不同的烤箱由於內部結構、控溫精準性的不同,實際溫度會有差,最好是買一個烤箱溫度計,放在烤箱內,這樣才能校正誤差。

6)放在冰箱冷藏,不要超過3天。

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Friday, 21 July 2017

戚風蛋糕 古早味蛋糕 零失敗製法












伴有雞蛋,和淡淡的香草味兒,口感輕盈,不太膩人。基本上蛋糕烤好後,就可以吃了。不過也可以用來做各式各樣的蛋糕卷。在蛋糕裝飾上,可以選擇當季的新鮮水果,也可依個人喜愛裝飾上裱花,会更添典雅大方。或做成好吃的生日蛋糕,翻糖蛋糕、結婚蛋糕或各式節日的甜點。

材料:
(A) 蛋黃糊:
• 69克,3个蛋黄
• 22克糖
• 22克玉米油
• 1茶匙香草精
• 28克牛奶
• 48克低筋面粉

(B) 蛋白霜:
• 105克,3個蛋清
• 1/4茶匙的塔塔粉
• 40克糖

方法:
1)準備一個碗加入(A)蛋黄,糖,玉米油,香草精,牛奶,以及過篩的低粉,攪拌直到麵糊光滑。

2)在另一个乾淨,无油无水的碗,先打发蛋白,之后加塔塔粉,細砂糖分三次,打發至偏干性發泡, 直到出現大彎勾,大约3分钟。

3)蛋黃糊和打發好的蛋白, 一定要用翻拌手法,以免消泡, 並拌勻。

4)烤盤上墊上油紙,把拌勻的麵糊從高處均勻倒入6寸圓型蛋糕模,使用刮板刮平。雙手提起烤盤,左右抖動幾下,使麵糊更平整。摔兩下除去氣泡。

5)放烤箱中層,熱水浴150°c度,上下火烤45分鐘。烤好後,打開烤箱門, 冷卻至少10分鐘。出炉后, 再摔兩下,才不会出现塌陷。每個人的烤箱不一樣, 自己要調整。做好的蛋糕,可以用保鮮模包覆密封,放冰箱,不要超過2天。

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Thursday, 20 July 2017

How To Make Soft Chocolate Chip Sponge Cake | Taiwan Castella Cake Recipe - 現烤蛋糕 - 古早味巧克力棉花蛋糕

















Here is my secret recipe how to make chocolate sponge cake was published last year October. By far the tastiest homemade chocolate cake ever! You can serve it plain, sprinkle some chocolate chips or drizzled with rich chocolate ganache or fill with shredded dark chocolate, fresh whipped or butter cream for a birthday cake. This is new, an improved version and recipe I had tried previously many times until satisfied, so today, I clearly explain every step of each technique. No need to be confused. This chocolate chip cakes really hit the spot and for being chocolate-y enough just adding finely chopped dark chocolate as a filling that are just deep, dark, chocolatey taste and so yummy! Want to make the best chocolate cake you ever tasted? You must try this! By the way, This is similar with Castella, a Japanese sponge cake.

Ingredients

(A)
• 22g, 4 tbsp corn oil
• 10g, 2 tbsp cocoa powder, sieved
• 1 tsp instant coffee, sieved
• 28g, 3 tbsp sugar
• 66g, 6 tbsp milk
• 58g, 7 tbsp cake flour
• 46g, 2, large egg yolks or 3, small egg yolks
• a pinch of salt

(B)
• 94g, 2, large egg whites or 2, small egg whites
• 1/2 tsp lime / lemon juice or 1/4 tsp cream of tartar
• 50g, 5 tbsp sugar

(C)
• softened butter - for greasing the cake pan
Using paper rub a little butter and Take a small handful of flour and sprinkling it evenly around the inside of the greased pan and remove excess.

(D)
For the Decoration & Filling:
• chocolate chips
• shredded dark chocolate

Method:
Pre-heat oven, always bake with both top and bottom heat with fan assisted.

1) Heat the corn oil in a saucepan, over low heat. Add sieved cocoa powder, instant coffee, stirring constantly, until fragrant and melted completely, then combine sugar and milk. Turn off the heat, less than 65c. Sprinkle a pinch of sea salt, sift the cake flour, Add the egg yolks and mix by hand until just combined. do not over mix!

2) In a separate bowl, Whisk egg whites until foamy then squeezing a little lemon juice and add sugar a little bit at a time, beating until to a thick and stiff peak stage, about 3-5 minutes.

3) Using a whisker and turn the small amount of egg whites into the batter, then turn back the batter into the whites, and the most important part here is not to stirring and carefully folding is gentle mixing technique until just incorporated.

4) Pour cake batter into your prepared pans and sprinkle shredded dark chocolate as a filling and chocolate chips over cake. You could try now without the water bath or to prepare a water bath and see what happens, It's works too!

5) Bake in preheated oven 130°c - 150°c bake for 25 minutes
Makes 12 cupcakes - 25 minutes
2 lb loaf cake - 50 minutes
21cm square pan / 6-inch cake pan - 60 minutes

or until the cake is set in the centre. Baking time it will depend on the size of your cake pan. To make sure your cake to succeed even better. It is best to use an oven thermometer and you'll always have the exact temperature of your oven in mind.

5) Once cooked, leave to cool at least 10 minutes, until the oven temperature reached 50ºc.

6) Dropping the cake pan from high once to prevent the cake to shrink too much during cooling. Make sure cakes are properly cooled before cutting them.

7) Transfer the cake to a plate for serving. Any leftover cake can be covered and kept in the fridge for 2-3 days.

Helpful Tips:
1) Be careful not to get the saucepan hot because the oil will burn. 
2) For guaranteed results it's important to follow exactly this recipe and baking at the right temperature is important. It's recommended to use an oven thermometer.
3) Do not bake the cake quickly at a high temperature and don't remove hot cake out of a baking pan. otherwise the cake could fall apart and crack on top. Baking cake at a lower temperature will help the cake rise much higher and bake more evenly.
4) Please understand that everyone's oven work differently. You should also check the temperature of your oven. if not, your cake won't rise well. 
5) You can test the cake by poking it with a skewer, if it's cooked the skewer will come out clean. if not pop it back in the oven and bake until it's ready. 
6) Folding egg whites into a cake batter. Do not stir and never use an electric mixer. 
7) Use a clean, dry bowl, free of yolk and any other oil or grease while beating egg whites. Do not over or under-beat the egg whites.

Recipe Source: JosephineRecipes.Co.Uk