Low-Carb Chinese Fusion Desserts | 中西合璧合低澱粉甜點 | Gluten-Free + Sugar-Free

Enjoy dessert and eat your way across cultural boundaries.

Let’s take apart 4 popular Chinese treats and re-make them as modern-ish fusion pastry (sugar-free!):

1. Bubble Tea 珍珠奶茶
—-Bubble mooncake with milk tea cream filling
2. Portuguese Egg Tarts 蛋撻
—-Cookie spoons with custard pearls
3. Fried Sesame Mochi with Sweet Bean Filling 芝麻球
—-Sesame sweet bean petits fours with crispy sesame tuile cookie
4. Black Sesame Mochi Dumplings 湯圓
—-Lady & Pups’ amazing Black Sesame Mochi Ice Cream

Ingredients and details for all these recipes plus tweaks to make them fit Keto, LCHF and any other low-carb or sugar-free diets all on available here:


Blurry video? Go to the lower right-hand side of the video, click on the settings button (gear symbol), adjust to 480 or higher, let it re-load, and you’re all set.


What I’m All About:
Low-carb and sugar-free versions of international pastry and desserts. + Life as a traveler and expat.

Eat your way across cultural boundaries.

I create and share low-carb and sugar-free versions of classic recipes so that diabetics, carb-resistant people like me, and anyone else looking to avoid sugar can enjoy desserts that taste amazing.


All my videos are shot on an iPhone 4S.


Music – “She’s On My Mind” by Josh Woodward. Free download: http://joshwoodward.com/song/ShesOnMyMind

Photo credits:

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Egg tarts
photo credit: Portuguese Egg Tarts, Macau via photopin (license)

photo credit: 040; vivis via photopin (license)

photo credit: Immigrant Nation via photopin (license)

Sesame Ball closeup
photo credit: Fried sesame balls with sweet sesame filling AUD1.50 each – close-up – Mandarin Delights, Clayton via photopin (license)

Freshly fried sesame balls
photo credit: 芝麻球 & 蕃薯球
via photopin (license)

Lantern Festival
photo credit: festival of lanterns 6 via photopin (license)

sesame paste
photo credit: 芝麻糊 sesame dessert
via photopin (license)

Tapioca Pearls
photo credit: Black tapioca pearls via photopin (license)

red beans
photo credit: Adzuki Beans via photopin (license)

Shaved ice
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Mochi colored
photo credit: Sanshoku Dango via photopin (license)

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