Hawaii expat living abroad in Australia, food and family blog

Tag: Dessert

Banana Pudding with Nilla Wafer Substitute

Banana Pudding with Nilla Wafer Substitute

Looking for that classic banana pudding but don’t have vanilla wafers? This Banana Pudding with Nilla Wafer Substitute recipe has got you covered! I tried three different vanilla wafer substitutes (ladyfingers, sponge fingers, and Marie biscuits) with my findings below. In Australia, and most parts 

Decadent Chocolate Haupia (Coconut) Pie

Decadent Chocolate Haupia (Coconut) Pie

Indulge in the luscious decadence of a Chocolate Haupia Pie, where velvety chocolate meets creamy coconut in a heavenly Hawaiian-inspired dessert delight. If you’re from Hawaii, have visited, or even if it’s still on your bucket list, the Chocolate Haupia Pie is an absolute must-eat. 

Mock Graham Cracker Crust (Digestive or Granita Biscuits)

Mock Graham Cracker Crust (Digestive or Granita Biscuits)

When I lived in the USA, I had easy access to Graham Crackers. You could even buy pre-made graham cracker pie crusts, which makes baking so much faster. When I moved to Australia, I soon realised that Graham Crackers were not sold in supermarkets. Here