Cherry blossom beer is back in Japan ahead of the start of sakura season

If the thought of matcha green tea beer flavour was too bitter for you, how about cherry blossom? The flowers won’t be opening from their buds for a few more weeks, but you can crack open a bottle of this special craft brew right now. According to this year’s forecast, Japan still has a month…… Continue reading Cherry blossom beer is back in Japan ahead of the start of sakura season

Cherry Bakewell Cheesecake

I wanted to bake a gift for Mothers Day and my mum loves Bakewells. Something makes me think this wasn’t my first time making this though. It’s always nice to munch on the spare amaretti biscuits used for the base. These type of cheesecakes are not a quick make. Often with baked cheesecakes they need time…… Continue reading Cherry Bakewell Cheesecake