• Baking Recipes,  Doughnuts & Fried pastries

    Epic Cornmeal Churros with Chocolate Dip on my mind

    I mentioned in my Universal Studios Japan travel diary that I dragged my brothers and cousin around the them park as I shot some footage for my travel video. They were surprisingly very patient and would just stand by quietly every time I’d suddenly stop and got the shot that I wanted, which doesn’t always happen in an instant. So in exchange for their being awesome I treated them to some churros! As if it weren’t enough that I’m dragging them all over the theme park, I even tell them to pose with their food hehe! I ended up taking one of my favourite photos from the trip. And those…

  • Baking Recipes,  Doughnuts & Fried pastries,  My favourite things,  The Breakfast Bin,  Timeless Treats

    Un duelo de Churros

    I’ve tasted a fair number of churros that were crunchy on the outside but fairly hollow and oily on the inside. It just leaves a bad taste in your mouth, doesn’t it? Churros should be crunchy on the outside and a bit chewy on the inside. In the very rare occasions that I do get to eat churros, I like the giant ones filled with Bavarian cream. The traditional churros are normally dipped in hot chocolate though, and today I’ll be sharing two different churros recipes of this kind. I enjoy doing face-offs, and I fervently hope they are useful in helping you decide which recipe to make among the smorgasbord…