Eggless Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Baking cakes has always been a very relaxing thing for me! And whenever there is some special occasion or a long weekend I like to bake for my family, and when they dig into the cake and eat it with a smile on their face… Every effort that goes into making the cake is worth…

Apple Pie… The all time Favourite!

So I have been putting off writing recipe for this pie for almost a year now(yes! lazy me)!! But I have finally decided to shake off my laziness and get down and write the recipe for this heavenly pie! I like my Apple pie with a little salt in it.. it just adds a that…

Pate Brisee/ Shortcrust Pastry

Who doesn’t like a nice big slice of a decadent pie!! The secret of any good pie lies in its pastry… the super flaky and crisp pastry! I came across many recipes, used them but was never satisfied with the results. Then I tried Martha Stewart’s recipe for Pate Brisee… and the results were phenomenal……

Eggless Orange Marmalade Cake

I remember as a kid, there was some cartoon that me & my sister used to watch. I don’t exactly remember what cartoon it was, but all I remember is that in that cartoon the main hero of the cartoon was totally in love with “Marmalade Cake”. That was a time when I had no…

Vegetable Roll-ups

“Variety is the Spice of Life” Rightly so, its important to keep adding variety to your meals to ensure there is no boredom and this variety in food keeps your palate forever young! I find that Bread Dough is one of the most versatile ingredient that any cook has. One can fold and bend and…

Healthy Baking, Oil Substitutes

At one point or the other most of us do battle with weight gain, (At least I have, infact still am)!  When you look for ways to shed those extra kilos you will most certainly not find your favourite cakes and cookies making the cut in your weight loss diets. This in itself is very…

Double shaded Chocolate Cupcakes

These are my very favourite chocolate cupcakes that I told you guys about some time back. The frosting is also the same, a Dark chocolate whipped Ganache. But this time I added some White Chocolate Ganache to the mix as well! They look super super cute! There is nothing new here, just that I wanted…

2 ingredient chocolate cake… Ready in 2 minutes!

Craving chocolate? Want an instant fix for chocolate? Nothing answers this better than a great chocolate cake! But you want it now!! I have a simple fix for you. My fabulous 2 ingredient cake! All you need is some self raising flour and some good quality chocolate sauce(fat-free will not do). Thats it..nothing else! Sounds…

How to make Self Raising Flour at Home?

Many a times , when you go through baking recipes on the net or in cookbooks, they call for use of self raising flour. One should not panic! Its a fairly basic DIY that every at home baker must know! This particular recipe for self raising flour was taken from Nigella Lawson’s website. Ingredients 2…

Healthy Eggless, Flourless, Oatmeal-Banana Choco chip cookies

Seriously?? Yes seriously! These cookies are eggless & flourless!They sound too good to be true! I had seen a lot of banana-oatmeal cookies on Pinterest, but it was last night that I came across this wonderful recipe on Laura’s blog, and they looked amazing! I used the exact same proportions as mentioned in the recipe…

Eggless Lemon Drizzle Cake

Its a classic tea time cake! Perfect for summer evenings, but we guys enjoyed it in the cold March weather! Its a light, moist cake with a fresh lemon flavour, just soo soo yum! The lemon drizzle on the top just lifts the cake to a whole new level and lends it another dimension! Made…

Tomato Rosemary Focaccia

Its another variation of the Garlic Rosemary Focaccia recipe I posted few days back! This one has sundried tomatoes kneaded into the dough, and the top has sliced fresh tomatoes, coarse ground pepper, salt and rosemary. Olive oil was generously sprinkled as well! Once it was done I just grated some cheddar on top and…

Garlic Rosemary Focaccia

Who doesn’t like a good bread? And being born into a family like mine meant I grew up on some quality bread from my grandfather’s bakery! I used to love the rich brown bread, the soft sandwich bread and the fruity buns! But that was years ago… I have now discovered that there is more…

Eggless Spiced Fruit Cake/ Christmas Cake/ Plum Cake( alcohol free)

2 Christmas’ have passed and I have been really trying to complete all my incomplete posts… Lets start with the one which has got many requests from my friends… The Plum Cake.. My version Is eggless and alcohol free, though you can add rum to it as well by substituting it for the apple juice…

Eggless Sticky Toffee Pudding

This one is a classic! Nothing fancy or experimental here! Just simple flavours of juicy dates, brewed tea and salted caramel! This was the first treat I made this Christmas Season! Perfect for a cold winter afternoon! Ingredients For the pudding 1/4 cup butter 1/4 cup powdered sugar 1 cup self rising flour 1 cup…