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Coffee Banana loaf Cake with Coffee ganache frosting


Again, banana’s were turning a wee bit ripe; I did not want  to waste them… I had this recipe of Banana chocolate cake… But was not in the mood to eat chocolate.. so substituted it for some coffee… I’m not a fan of the fruit.. I don’t eat banana’s until & unless I suffer from… Continue reading Coffee Banana loaf Cake with Coffee ganache frosting

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Messy Black forest fruits fresh cream cake


Watching Russel Peters live.. was indeed an experience.. was so much fun.. we were about 10 of us who went in a group to watch the show.. This was my first time watching a live stand up comedy show.. It was brilliant.. had loads of fun.. Man! that man can really talk straight for 1.5… Continue reading Messy Black forest fruits fresh cream cake

Baked · Cheese · Dairy · Fusion · Herbs · Italian · Main Course · Non Vegetarian · Red Meat

Fiery Cheesy Tomato Macaroni Bake with Mushrooms & Frankfurters.. made using a homemade sauce…


K & I love pasta bakes.. we normally buy ready sauces from the grocers & reserve it for those days when I don’t find time to cook.. or K wants to have something warm & cheesy..!It’s been on my mind to try out my own pasta bake sauce from sometime now.. Since I wanted a… Continue reading Fiery Cheesy Tomato Macaroni Bake with Mushrooms & Frankfurters.. made using a homemade sauce…

Baked · Cheese · Dairy · Fusion · Main Course · Mexican · Vegetarian

Paneer Enchiladas/Cottage cheese Enchiladas infused with Indian flavours


Most Indians seem to love Mexican food because their food is hot & tangy just like most Indian dishes. Some days back, I got busy watching movies at the cinema & the thought of coming home & cooking did not seem very pleasant. So I was walking around in the supermarket looking for some ready… Continue reading Paneer Enchiladas/Cottage cheese Enchiladas infused with Indian flavours

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Flaked almond & Dark Choco chip muffins


Happy Women’s Day to all you beautiful ladies out there.. 🙂 Do we need a day of our own? Isn’t everyday our day? I think it is.. ! Well, I finally baked again today.. Yes, after a long time…guess I was waiting for an occasion.. Baking some muffins has been on my list from a… Continue reading Flaked almond & Dark Choco chip muffins

Baked · Bread & Savoury Bakes · Comfort Food · Herbs · Italian · Pasta · Vegetarian

Olive & Basil bread


Preparing some herbed bread has been on my mind since a long time. Just did not get down to it. Thought its high time and I should bake some bread today. This recipe is a modified version from a website called my jhola. I just skipped the sun-dried tomatoes from the original recipe and used… Continue reading Olive & Basil bread

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Peanut Butter Cupcakes with Vanilla flavoured frosting


It was my brother in laws birthday yesterday.. and as always Keshav waits for a reason to ask me to make something sweet. Since I’m not a big fan I seldom make sweet/desserts. So we decided we will make some Peanut butter cupcakes. This recipe is from a website called taste of home, but then… Continue reading Peanut Butter Cupcakes with Vanilla flavoured frosting

Baked · Cake · Chocolate · Dairy · Dessert · Egg · Sweet Bakes

Dark Chocolate Brownies


Wanted to start the New Year’s with something Chocolatey.  Keshav loves Chocolate, well who doesn’t??. He has been working his ass off over the new year..  Wanted to cheer him up.. so made these Brownies for him. They are tiny muffin like brownies. I used a small muffin tray made of Silicone to bake these.… Continue reading Dark Chocolate Brownies

Baked · Cake · Dessert · Egg · Non Vegetarian

Plum Cake


As a kid, when the Christmas season used to set in with the start of Christmas Hols.. all I used to wait for is the Plum cake with Rum…the yummy Rose cookies and Kalkal (Kidio/Kidios). I studied in a Catholic Convent school. Had loads of friends whose mum made this cake for christmas. If you did… Continue reading Plum Cake

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Sultana & Mulled Wine Cake..


Merry Christmas to all.. I hope all the festive spirit around you is soaring as Christmas is just a couple of days away… I see people all around me buying baking ingredients and getting ready with all the different Christmas treats… I kept postponing my baking till today.. (because this is the first cake I… Continue reading Sultana & Mulled Wine Cake..