cakes Eggs treats

Caramel mud cake with salted caramel sauce

June 21, 2017

  Honestly nothing occurs to my mind that would fill the gap between these beautiful pictures. I had asked my other half to pen down a poem about his favourite drizzle .. Salted caramel sauce.  I am waiting and I am sure it will be filled up in no time. Till then enjoy this cake…. This cake is delicious and finally I got the perfect shape. Now this is the third time using the same batter, the other two cakes were…

Continue Reading

Cooking Mushrooms My favorite

Quick noodles with tofu and vegetables

June 15, 2017
quick noodles with tofu and veggies

    I wonder If I even need to qualify my statement with any facts or figures that .. The world belongs to China and not to mention the multitude of Chinese cuisine.  Growing up in eastern part of India, we were so influenced by the Indo Chinese cuisines so much so that every nook and corner shops sold these  noodles aka chow mien as we used to refer to them and what accompanies these starchy strings were the finger…

Continue Reading

cakes and cookies cookies

Orange cream biscuits

June 7, 2017
Orange Cream biscuits, a traditional biscuits that reminds me always about my childhood. Dust in some flour and roll your favourite biscuits ...

Honey !!! Haven’t seen you baking biscuits lately …..remarked my other half over the weekend. While gazing at the laptop screen & eagerly sipping the freshly brewed Chai to keep warm. I could see his right hand fingers taping away merrily on the keyboard while my left hand was busy unconsciously dipping the store brought cream biscuits into the masala Chai. Hmmm… Yeah I agree it’s been ages, I haven’t baked any biscuits or cookies. Last time I baked anything…

Continue Reading

Almond cakes dessert

Almond and Plum upside down cake

May 29, 2017
Almond and Plum upside down cake soaked with syrup.

When the seasons shift, even the subtle beginning, the scent of a promised change, I feel something stir inside me. Hopefulness? Gratitude? Openness? Whatever it is, it’s welcome. -Kristen Armstrong The change of season lets nature flaunt its beauty. I have in the past never ever appreciated whole heartedly the changing of seasons, it’s beauty and its bountiful supply  that I have more recently started appreciating these days.I admit the realisation came to me bit late but it’s always never…

Continue Reading

Almond Chicken

Chicken and vegetable pies

May 22, 2017
Chicken and vegetable pie

  Couple of weeks ago I found a mail in my mailbox titled “To the owners- Do not thrash before reading” – Normally my first reaction is to take it to the recycle bin, however in this case I made an exception, call it an intuition perhaps and may god be blessed it was an important notice related to my BOSCH oven cum cooking range, apparently the model I was using had a defective valve and it needed to be…

Continue Reading

cakes and cookies dessert My favorite orange Uncategorized

Old fashioned Orange cake

May 15, 2017
Orange cake

  My life has changed a lot over the last couple of years but one thing that bears permanence is my love for baking. I find baking extremely therapeutic and calming and while I am in the flow I loose myself to the world. Generally speaking I feel myself a tad disorganised but it is pleasantly surprising that my baking supplies are always there to calm & cheer me & in an extremely organised handy pantry. I am able to whip…

Continue Reading

cakes and cookies dessert Rose

Rose flavoured madeleines

May 8, 2017
Rose water Madeleines

  Are you someone who would visualise  beautiful flowers and more particularly Rose, as we come closer to Mother’s Day ? Mum’s are special and always there for you, so visualising a special flower whose presence not only lightens the place and their exquisite aromas fills in the warmth too. This was the thought that came to my mind when I stumbled upon  MuddyChoux photography Instafeed. Seeing her Orange blossom Madeleine I couldn’t stopping thinking about these beauties and the…

Continue Reading