Ceylon Recipes

  • Matcha Vanilla Bean & Coconut Cream Cake
    Ingredients 2 cups cake flour (plus more for dusting the pans) 2 ½ Tsp. baking powder ¼ Tsp. salt 3 Tbsp. matcha powder 1 ¼ sticks unsalted butter, room temperature 1 ¼ cups granulated sugar 4 eggs 1 Tsp. vanilla beans ½ Tsp. vanilla extract ¾ cup light coconut milk Coconut Buttercream Icing 1 ¼ […]
  • Whole Vanilla Bean Extract
    Ingredients 2 whole Ceylon vanilla beans 1 1/2 cups vodka 1/2 cup water 1 cup granulated sugar Preparation In a 3 cup glass container with a tight fitting lid, combine vanilla beans with the vodka. Cap and allow to “steep” at room temperature for three weeks. Remove vanilla beans and strain liquid through a cheesecloth […]
  • Ceylon Vanilla Bean Shortbread
    Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 cup cornstarch 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup canola oil 1/2 cup sugar 1 vanilla bean, split lengthwise cooking spray Preparation Preheat oven to 350F. Line the bottom and sides of a metal baking pan with foil and coat with cooking spray. Combine flour, cornstarch and […]
  • Ceylon Vanilla Bean Crème Brûlée
    Ingredients 2 cups heavy cream 6 large egg yolks cup cane sugar Turbinado sugar, for topping 1 Ceylon vanilla bean, split lengthwise and scraped Preparation Preheat oven to 300 degrees. In a heavy bottom pan over a medium-low heat, pour cream in with split vanilla bean and cook, stirring for about 15 minutes (do not […]
  • Finger Lime Panna Cotta
    Ingredients 600 ml pure cream 300 ml thickened cream 180 grams caster sugar 1 Ceylon vanilla bean, split 1 Ceylon cinnamon quill 3 sheets leaf gelatine 3 Pulp of finger limes (2 pink flesh, 1 green flesh) Finger Lime Syrup 250 ml water 125 grams caster sugar 2 Pulp of finger limes (1 pink flesh, […]
  • Spicy Poached Cinnamon Pears
    Spicy poached pears are delicious and super easy to make. The ingredients are also really variable (change the spices, and the fruit). This is really just an example to get you started! Ingredients 2 ripe pears 1 Ceylon cinnamon quill 2 cracked Ceylon cardamon pods 1 cup sugar (raw or caster) 1 1/2 cups water […]