Tuesday, November 20, 2012

牛肉盖饭&绿茶草莓蛋糕卷(Gyu-don & Matcha Strawberry swiss roll)


Beef Stew Over Rice (Gyu-don):
    • 2 cups boiling water and 2 tsp Dashi powder
    • 2 Onions, sliced
    • 2 tsp grated fresh Ginger
    • 500g Beef, thinly sliced
    • 1tbsp Sugar
    • 1tbsp Sake 
    • 4 tbsp Japanese Soy Sauce
    • Steamed Rice, spring onion (chopped), some toasted sesame seeds, to serve.

  • Method:
    1. Place water, dashi powder, ginger and onions in a saucepan and boil 3 min.
    2. Add sugar, sake, soy sauce, beef, and stir to combine well.  Bring to the boil, cover with lid and simmer for 15min or until beef has absorbed the flavour, onions are caramelised and liquid is reduced to half. 
    3. Transfer to serving bowls (with rice inside) together with the sauce, garnish with spring onion and toasted sesame. Serve warm.
    4. You may crack a fresh egg on top to add flavour but i just replaced it with braised egg.

    Matcha Swiss Roll (adapted from 孟老师的美味蛋糕卷)
    • 25g unsalted butter
    • 80g egg yolk 
    • 25g caster sugar 
    • 120g egg white 
    • 60 grams caster sugar
    • 45g low protein flour 
    • 4g  matcha powder
    • filling: 180g whip cream, 20g fine sugar, 4 strawberries (cut into half) - Whip the cream with sugar until peak. Put in the fridge until ready to use.
  • Method:
  1. Melt unsalted butter over a pot of simmering water.
  2. In a clean bowl add in egg yolks and caster sugar. Place on the simmering water and whisk until the mixture becomes warm, then remove but keep whisking until the color of the mixture turns a lighter yellow and  thick, add in matcha powder and mix well, set aside
  3. Place egg whites in a clean bowl and beat on medium speed. Add in sugar by batches. Continue beating until stiff peaks form. 
  4. Using a rubber spatula, add in 1/3 of the meringue to the egg yolks mixture and fold in.
  5. Add in remaining egg whites and fold gently.
  6. Sieve 1/3 of the flour mixture into batter and fold in lightly. Repeat another 2 times until all the flour mixture is folded in. 
  7. Lastly add in melted butter and mix well.
  8. Line tray with baking paper and arrange pansy flowers on it.
  9. Pour the batter into the pan and using a plastic scrapper, smoothen the batter. 
  10. Bake in preheat oven at 180C for 12 minutes.
  11. Holding onto the baking paper, pull the cake out of the pan onto a cooling rack immediately. Peel down the sides of the baking paper carefully to let the heat dissipate.
  12. When cake has completely cooled down, flip over onto another piece of baking paper and peel off the used baking paper.
To Assemble:
  1. Turn the baked sponge cake onto a new baking baking paper. flower side down.
  2. Spread whipping cream evenly onto the cake.
  3. arrange the strawberries at the shorter side facing you, roll the cake up tightly to form a swiss roll. Wrap with cling wrap and chill in the fridge to allow the swiss roll to set. Slice to serve.


  1. I made gyudon the other day but have yet to post, hehehe..I supposed next swiss roll you will make is sakura swiss roll right, ^_^

  2. 中式烹饪~西式点心~

  3. Jane,I'm after your green tea Swiss roll coz I don't eat beef! Is that lava egg that you made? My latest 2posts shared abt the recipes of Japanese lava eggs & homemade spinach & carrot noodle which I have adapted from your nee horn kueh's recipe.Later will post ban mien & wheat germs noodle, all using the same recipe

  4. Jane~~

  5. 牛肉盖饭和蛋糕卷我都很喜欢。。。。 怎么办??近来好想胖了。。。:D

  6. Hi,想请问你,unsalted butter一般你都是在那里买?因为无盐的好像都比salted的贵。。你去材料店购买还是tesco?jusco?carefour那些?

    1. Jia Yao, 是的。一般上无盐奶油比较贵。对不起我住在澳洲,所以都是在这里的超级市场买的。

  7. Your Gyu-don looks good, saw jess made the lava eggs the other day, now saw yours, you guys made me want to put my hands on!
    I have yet to try any swiss roll, worry if I can't make a good roll then become a waste, yours look so nice!

  8. Jane, I love your Gyu-don with the lava egg, I am sure my gal will love it a lot too. Your green tea swiss roll also tempting, would like to have a slice too.

  9. Jane, so hungry looking at your Gyu-don and some more got eggs....And I must say that the swiss roll is a masterpiece! Love the blue flowers sticking to it.


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