Chocolate cupcakes with chocolate frosting

These are undoubtedly the one form of cake that I make the most! Mostly cause they are absolutely loved by all, but primarily cause they are super easy to make and over the years I have kind of perfected the art of making the most moist, soft and flavourful chocolate cupcakes. They are the perfect…

Apple pie…the classic

Come Fall and Apples fill my kitchen! I just love biting into a crunchy apple…its wholesome goodness wows me every single time! Its nutritious…no wonder its said “An Apple a day…Keeps the Doctor away”. But I like an apple for its taste & versatility! I can add them to my cakes, pancakes, pies, crumble, a…

Mango Mousse Cake…a Father’s Day Treat

Yesterday was Father’s Day! Unlike Mothers day, I had help from my sister for preparing the meal! It was a classic Indian Dinner, with a mango Mousse cake as the dessert and a tomato basil soup as starter! We split up the menu… She prepared the mains and I dis the soup and the dessert!…

A basic Eggless sponge

My quest for finding the perfect eggless sponge recipe began when We stopped having eggs at my place! Several magazines were analysed, recipes with my friends exchanged! But none of them was just right! One day I mixed up two recipes! Tweaked it a li’l and baked the cake! I might add that this cake…

Mother’s Day special Lemon Cheese cake

Mother’s Day is here…yeahyy! What I do for my mom every year varies..but there is one thing that always remains the same..I bake a cake for her! This year its a Lemon Cheese filled cake. I believe its the prettiest cake that I have ever made! What do think? This is what it looked like…

Marbled Peanut Butter and Jam Banana Bread

food to glow As an ex-pat American living in Scotland, peanut butter and jelly is something I occasionally have a hankering for. It must be in my DNA. I can’t say I give into that craving very often, but when I do I have to say that it is not on nice seeded whole meal…

Triple chocolate cake!

A Three tiered cake. Bottom tier a rich dark chocolate brownie, centre layer a moist chocolate sponge, and top layer a white chocolate blondie. Filled with vanilla cream and topped by whipped dark chocolate ganache!

Ferrero Brownie Bites with salted Caramel Butter cream icing

When it comes to chocolates I believe Ferrero Rochers® are the King among all chocolates! I mean seriously…what can be better? They have the perfect crunchy nutty outer layer…beneath that the crispy wafer…and beyond that a beautiful whole hazelnut enveloped by a luscious velvety chocolate cream! Its an absolute wonder! What can be better?? What…

Brownie in a Mug..ready in 2 minutes!

Just came across this recipe on pinterest! Just had to try it…and OMG… Its AHMAZIN… If you like a good brownie You have to try it…like just 2 minutes… The BEST thing for when you crave a brownie but the market is too far and you are too lazy to make a traditional brownie!! Ingredients…

Essential Baking tools

When setting up your kitchen for baking there are certain items that are an absolute must! Im sharing with you a list of items that I have over the time concluded as “essentials” in any baking kitchen! These things are not something fancy yet incredibly crucial to get the correct measurement, texture and shape to…

Banana-Chocolate marbled cupcakes

My little cousin brother demanded a batch of cupcakes to take to school one day. when asked what flavor he wants, he asked for the available options. he then analysed them, and literally directed me to make cupcakes which are half banana-half chocolate and best part of…a cherry on the top! I had to make a…

Eggless Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

The first time I heard about this cake was on an episode of Oprah. That got me intrigued about this cake, and after years of watching the show, I finally made these some weeks back! They turned out to be absolutely gorgeous, and yes I made the cream cheese myself. They rise like perfect mountains…

Fresh Strawberry cake

I once saw a feature on TLC where they showed some bakery that sells fresh strawberry cakes. I was intrigued by how they used fresh strawberries not only while icing the cake between the layers, but also using it in the cake batter and the icing cream as well! I added this cake to my…