Pineapple Tart – Nastar

The other day, my husband asked me to bake some Christmas cookies. In Indonesia we have severals Christmas or Eid Mubarak’s cookies. One of them is this Pineapple Tart or Nastar. This weekend I started with this one.These cookies one of my family’s favorite. I still remember when I was younger, my mom baked these…

Shortbread Cookies

These cookies recipe I ot it from my new good friend Andita from Frankfurt. She had a live session with Our Om William Wongso the other day. So I decided to re-baked the cookies with MJ, my little one. It was a fun thing to do with your little ones.. The cookies are easy to…

Kue Kastengels

Kastengel or kue keju is Dutch influenced-Indonesian cheese cookie in the form of sticks, commonly found in the Netherlands and Indonesia. The name describes its ingredients, shape and origin; kaas is the Dutch word for “cheese”, while stengels means “sticks”. Unlike most cookies, kaasstengels taste savoury and salty instead of sweet. In Indonesia, owed to its colonial links to the Netherlands, kaasstengels, together with nastar and kue putri salju are the popular kue kering (dried kue or cookie) during festive occasion, such as Natal (Christmas) and Lebaran (Eid al…