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6 Nastar Filling Options Besides Pineapple Jam

Nastar Filling Options Besides Pineapple Jam

6 Nastar Filling Options Besides Pineapple Jam | Pondan.com – When you hear the word ‘nastar’, what do you think? Everyone must immediately imagine a golden brown round cookie filled with pineapple jam that is always present during the day of Eid. But don’t be surprised if you eventually find nastar cookies that aren’t filled […]

Discover the Origin of this Lebaran Cake

Lebaran Cake

Lebaran Cake Nastar Lebaran Cake – Pondan.com – Nastar cookies are no stranger to Indonesian taste buds. Made from a dough of flour, butter, sugar, and eggs, nastar cookies are usually round shaped with extra cloves or raisins on top. Stuffed with pineapple jam, these cookies are a necessity for big occasions, especially Eid al-Fitr. Chatting […]

3 Popular Dutch Heritage Cakes

3 Popular Dutch Heritage Cakes. Which is your favorite? Pondan.com – Thick with local flavor, unexpectedly you know mom and sis that there are cakes that are popular in Indonesia turned out to be a legacy from the Netherlands. The close history of Indonesia to the Dutch colonial era and the occurrence of cultural acculturation […]

5 Types of Indonesian Layer Cakes

Indonesia is known to have a variety of culinary. One of them is layer cake. There are a lot of Indonesian layer cakes. Cakes with unique look and taste have a variety of ingredients and processing methods according to their respective home regions. It makes you want to immediately eat a piece, huh? Instead of […]

3 Tips on Baking Brownies

baking brownies

3 Tips on Baking Brownies You Need to Know Pondan.com – Brownies are delicious, especially if you make brownies by yourself. However, this is not the case if your brownies end up with a soft, undercooked or too dry result that they almost burn. Even though there might be someone who likes the results of brownies […]

7 Baking Equipment Substitutes

If you think baking is too complicated, well you thought wrong! Now, there are so many ways that you can do to ease the whole process. The important thing is that you never give up and innovate while doing it. For example, if you can’t find the required equipment, you can actually use other utensils […]

What Pudding Actually Means in Different Countries

For those of you who enjoy searching pudding recipes from all around the world, perhaps it is no surprise for you to know that a pudding can actually mean so many different things. Yes, it turns out that the term “pudding” can indeed refer to a variety of foods with different shapes and textures in […]

7 Common Cooking Mistakes to Avoid

Cooking activities can be quite tricky, especially for beginners. On the one hand, if you already know and understand how to follow recipes, cooking will certainly feel easy. However, if at the end of the day you fail again and again, you might feel that cooking is not an activity that you should do. But, […]

9 Effective Ways on How to Store Food

Snacking might be almost everyone’s favorite activity. But, there are times when the supposedly-eaten snacks or desserts somehow become leftovers. Knowing this, you certainly want to store them for the near future. But, if you don’t do it properly, the food that you’ve planned to store will spoil faster than what you’ve expected. Whereas if […]

8 Secret Baking Hacks to Save Time

At first glance, baking may seem eerily complicated. But, as soon as you try it, you’ll realize that it’s such an easy thing to do, especially if you add some secret tricks that can ease the whole process. With these tricks, you may realize how simple it is to be an expert in doing it. […]