Archive | Desserts & Sweets

Snowman Snowball Cakes - coconut-covered glutinous cakes made into cute little snowmen | recipe from runawayrice.com

Snowman Snowball Cakes

Make these festive and yummy Snowman Snowball Cakes to celebrate the holiday season. These jolly snowmen are super adorable, a tad goofy and so much fun to make. Simply use the Snowball Cakes (Banh Bao Chi) recipe I shared earlier to make the snowmen bottoms and middles. For the snowmen heads, make the balls using […]

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Snowball Cakes / Mochi Cake / Nut-Filled Glutinous Rice Balls / Banh Bao Chi - easy recipe for this popular Vietnamese treat | recipe from runawayrice.com

Snowball Cakes (Banh Bao Chi)

This Snowball Cakes (Banh Bao Chi) recipe makes delicious coconut-coated glutinous cakes filled with grated coconut, roasted peanuts and mashed mung bean. The combination of nutty flavors and sticky texture makes for a tantalizing snack cake that is absolutely addicting. The cakes are bite-sized and make perfect sweet treats to enjoy with a cup of […]

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Pumpkin Spice Bread - hearty and aromatic | recipe from runawayrice.com

Pumpkin Spice Bread

Shredded fresh pumpkin and earthy spices make this Pumpkin Spice Bread recipe simply amazing. There’s no canned pureed pumpkin in this recipe. Instead, we use a fresh pie pumpkin. The recipe is really straightforward and you will love how amazing your house smells when the Pumpkin Spice Bread is baking. Enjoy the wonderful aroma of […]

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Autumn Cream Cheese Spritz Cookies - buttery and crispy goodness to celebrate the fall! | recipe from runawayrice.com

Cream Cheese Spritz Cookies – Autumn Recipe

Celebrate the fall season with this easy recipe for Autumn Cream Cheese Spritz Cookies. The scrumptious cookies are crispy, buttery and a tantalizing combination of tart and sweet. Not your typical sugary treat, these homemade cookies are elevated to new levels with this yummy spritz cookie recipe and the Oxo cookie press.

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Coffee Flan Agar Jelly (Thach Flan Ca Phe) - a tasty combination of flan and jelly, Delish! | recipe from runawayrice.com

Coffee Flan Agar Jelly (Thach Flan Ca Phe)

This Coffee Flan Agar Jelly recipe combines creamy flan and bittersweet coffee with the fun, jiggly texture of jelly. This chilled sweet treat is a wonderful dessert to enjoy during the summertime when it’s hot outside. The Coffee Flan Agar Jelly is cool, refreshing and has just the right amount of sweetness. Enjoy this jelly […]

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Lemon Toasted Coconut Cupcakes - fluffy and moist | recipe from runawayrice.com

Lemon Coconut Cupcakes

This recipe for Lemon Coconut Cupcakes combines the best flavors of summertime into fluffy cupcakes that are perfectly tangy and sweet. Fresh lemon juice and zest add zing to these moist and spongy cupcakes. The velvety frosting is sweet with the just the right touch of tartness from the cream cheese. Topped with toasted coconut […]

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Taro Buns (Banh Mi Ngot Nhan Khoai Mon) - yummy sweet buns with taro root filling | recipe from runawayrice.com

Taro Buns (Banh Mi Ngot Nhan Khoai Mon)

This recipe for sweet Taro Buns makes light, fluffy buns with a creamy taro root filling. Baked until golden brown, the buns are easy to make and a perfect treat any time of the day. The delicate, soft bread coupled with the hearty taro root filling is a wonderfully tasty combination. Unlike most bakery-style buns […]

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Scrumptious Chocolate Lava Cake | recipe from runawayrice.com

Chocolate Lava Cake (Molten Chocolate Cake)

Chocolate Lava Cake is a deliciously decadent dessert that seems complicated but is really easy to make at home. This recipe makes the fancy restaurant-quality dessert with the lava flowing from a rich ganache center instead of undercooked cake. The results are a rich and gooey chocolate center enrobed in a moist and airy cake. With Valentine’s Day […]

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Cho Kho Mung Bean Pudding Cake

Mung Bean Pudding (Che Kho)

Silky mung bean pudding allowed to set into a soft cake becomes a simple but tasty sweet treat. Mung Bean Pudding (Che Kho) is a popular Lunar New Year’s snack enjoyed casually as finger food. Small dishes of the hearty pudding are made in advance and served to visiting family and friends bringing well-wishes and gifts during this festive […]

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Candied Orange Peels (Mut Vo Cam) - Easy-to-Make Sweet Treat | recipe from runawayrice.com

Candied Orange Peels (Mut Vo Cam)

Candied Orange Peels are confections that are a tantalizing combination of sweet and bitter. Orange peels definitely have a bite but when combined with a sugar syrup, the pairing works amazingly well. It’s a decadent sweet treat that is all-natural with just 2 ingredients: fresh oranges and sugar. Did you know orange peels have lots of vitamins and minerals like calcium, […]

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