Chilli Garlic and me

Friday, 13th October, 2017   |   2 comments
This could be summed up as my ode to the festive season. Holidays knocking at the door and a momentary relief from the long schedule of exams. The tartness of the cranberries and the sweetness of the raisins work well ...
Tuesday, 31st January, 2017   |   1 comment
I have been meaning to make these for a long time. They are soft and gooey in the centre and have a crinkled look after they are baked and hence the name ‘crinkles’. I got this recipe from Joy of Baking. It tastes better ...
Monday, 5th September, 2016   |   2 comments
This cake is a tribute to one of the most amazing cooks I have met in my life and a wonderful person Mrs Sinha. The original Apple Banana cake is her recipe and I tweaked it little here and there. It’s a full proof recipe ...
Friday, 17th June, 2016
What if I tell you that this cake actually is one of the most delicious cakes I have ever tasted… will you believe me? Well, believe it or not it is the truth and you won’t come to know unless you make it. I came across ...
Wednesday, 11th November, 2015
Sweets all around…after all its festive time. So join in the fervour and enjoy these wonderful chocolate chunk cookies. They are absolutely delicious and I can vouch for that, by the speed the cookies kept on disappearing ...
Saturday, 1st August, 2015   |   1 comment
The name may suggest lot of combinations but actually it was a woman’s desperate attempt to whip up something decent to put in front of her guests especially when you have forgotten to stock up your refrigerator. I was ...
Saturday, 15th November, 2014
Never throw away stale bread.. this is what I learnt when I saw this recipe at Food Safari. This is a Maltese recipe and is another version of the bread and butter pudding. You will find all the ingredients in your kitchen ...
Monday, 10th February, 2014   |   1 comment
This is a traditional English pie. There are generally two types of custard sauce, cooked and baked. The one I made is baked and is super easy. The custard filling for this tart is creamy and vanilla flavoured. I must ...
Monday, 23rd September, 2013   |   2 comments
This is the last and concluding recipe of this chocolate cake series. The recipe I am sharing today is an Eggless Chocolate Coffee cake which is delightfully simple to make. This is a very moist and gooey cake. Chocolate ...
Thursday, 12th September, 2013   |   1 comment
In the second part of this series I will be sharing with you the recipe of Chocolate Orange Cake. I picked this up from a TV show but unfortunately I don’t remember the name of the chef. The flavours in this cake are ...
Monday, 9th September, 2013
My city is all decked up and glittering with decorations and colourful flags, set to welcome Lord Ganesha. I have been hearing drum rolls everywhere throughout the day marking the beginning of the weeklong celebrations. ...
Thursday, 20th December, 2012
When I had started baking few years back, marble cake was one of the first cakes that I had baked. Before I had baked it, I reckoned it to be a very difficult recipe but once I started, it became super easy. I have added ...
Friday, 19th October, 2012
The men in my family love doughnuts, so I have been searching for a good recipe for quite a long time and finally got one from bakingabout.com. There are generally two types of doughnuts, cake doughnuts and raised doughnuts ...