July 3, 2020

Types of Custards

It was always custard made using store-bought custard powder at home and my perception of custard was, that it is simple,  and is super easy to accomplish. Since childhood that was the one and only custard introduced to us in a huge joint Indian family of non-egg eaters. Even Flan came into the picture much later. In fact, it wasn’t a pleasing encounter when I first tasted flan.  I  didn’t like it and for years didn’t make any attempt to try […]
June 22, 2020

Mango Yogurt Panna Cotta

Panna cotta is an easy recipe to pull off in a shorter time frame. I personally love doing desserts like this which give me no hustle. There is an expression of relief when we can prepare, portion size desserts and keep them in the fridge way before serving time. It’s like a tick mark given to the task list of the mind. It is absolutely important that whatever we prepare is flavoursome and should be relished by those who devour […]
March 21, 2020

Recipe for Eggless Pancakes

Pancakes at home is not a task, its super quick to whip up a few ingredients and cook them on a hot griddle. I know there are days when those imperfect pancakes happen sometimes burnt, sometimes undercooked, chewy and sometimes dense. I have a sackful of guidelines for flawless pancakes. Egg-free pancakes or pancakes with eggs, you will achieve marvellous, soft, fluffy, airy pancakes every time you cook them in your home kitchen. Read this article where I have mentioned […]
March 13, 2020

Coconut Biscuits

Everyday equations of an Indian kitchen does not match with baking. Though I keep my gaga song of blissful baking alive, and I am aware of the fact that we Indians are occasional bakers. Special days and events are celebrated with good bakes otherwise we are happy with our gas chulas for everyday cooking.  Elaborated and complex bakes are to be enjoyed only on the tv screen when watching Masterchef Australia. Or if someone is extremely passionate about creating those kind sophisticated […]
March 4, 2020

Authentic Thandai Masala Recipe

Thandai is a milk-based, well-balanced, refreshing summer beverage that is believed to treat ailments related to excessive body heat. It is also a summer drink as it is an instant energizer in the scorching summer heat. This drink is very flavourful and healthy. In fact, most of its ingredients are nutritious. It has a base of nuts and seeds that act as a nerve tonic. The herbs, spices and flowers used are all reportedly cooling and hydrating.   The most important […]
February 17, 2020

Cream Cheese Pound Cake

This cake recipe is evergreen and has always been very rewarding for me. I have baked this cream cheese pound cake many times before and have received various heartwarming compliments. For the last month’s Bakers Club India potluck, I had made the same cake.    The cake is beautiful to look at and turns out to be incredibly delicious. This is one of my favourite recipes. Very easy, and quick to make, with an amazing outcome. As the cake comes […]
February 10, 2020

Flourless Chocolate Cake

The time when you are going through that span of fairy-tale romance, Valentines Day seems much supreme. The special gesture nurtures a relationship. We all love to get pampered from our loved ones. Some of us go beyond limits to express love and some of us gratify with a mighty flower.  I bake a cake for my valentine every year. Though, It is no more a fairy tale romance for us, but we still manage something on the day. He like […]
February 4, 2020

Pizza Buns

These Pizza buns are a doorway to happiness. When you succeed in baking these sensational pizza buns at home, the whole family goes whoopee gaga about you. My kids and Pranav thoroughly enjoyed these buns last night for dinner. I had happy souls, who watched t.v. and ate pizza buns and icecream for dinner. You too can make these in your home kitchen. I am sharing the recipe and few do’s and don’ts of baking these buns in a home […]
January 21, 2020

Strawberry Yogurt Mousse

This recipe of strawberry yoghurt mousse has been circulated among my friends many times over the phone conversations. The popping question that I get to hear the most is, “Give me an easy recipe idea, as I have a get-together at home”. This recipes of mousse have won the poll in-numerous times, it’s been chosen and successfully performed by many friends, who are no experts in the kitchen zone.  This mousse requires the least amount of work, is uncomplicated, unchallenging, trouble-free […]