Here is a recipe that I wanted to post from sometime, but kept postponing as I dint have good quality dark chocolate with me, the most essential ingredient for this recipe. It could also be substituted with dark chocolate compound, to get almost similar result, but nothing to beat the original for sure. Continue reading “Eggless chocolate brownie”
The last few days in my hometown and the final recipe coming out of my Mom’s kitchen this season – The Pal payasam. Payasam is an integral part of any festival/celebration in Kerala. Out of the numerous varieties, the most commonly made payasam in a malayalee household will have to be the Pal payasam. Continue reading “Pal payasam”
Healthy yummy snack bites…
Yumm yumm…the aroma of roasted rice and sesame seeds(ellu) coming from the kitchen, something that makes me salivate every time. Nothing could beat this delicious traditional home made Ari n ellu unda. Continue reading “Ari n ellu unda”
Easy cheesy ice-creamy delight…yumm..
It’s holiday season, and time to head hooooooome…..yay….:D:D. Still a week to go n m on a cleaning spree, for I might find certain half used/unused goodies tucked in some corner, that could go stale by the time I get back. N guess what I did find finally…a pack of frozen unused Mascarpone cheese that I had bought when the summer kicked in. My original plan was to make a Mango cheese cake, for which I had stacked the cream cheese, but the idea somehow slipped my mind. Continue reading “Mascarpone Icecream n cashew praline”
Whenever I think of making a dessert, my mind just shuffles btwn cakes, puddings, cookies, pies….n that’s its. Coming to think of it, these are just a very few out the uncountable varieties of sweet dishes out there. N as you can see, none of these belong to the category of authentic Indian desserts. Continue reading “Moong dal halwa”
Here is a cookie I love to fill the jars in my pantry with – Crunchy Oatmeal flax seed cookies. Biting into one of these, you never realize there is a part of oats that has gone into it. Also the toasted flax seeds impart a beautiful earthy aroma and flavour to the cookie. Continue reading “Oatmeal flax seed cookies”
Feel the minty coolness in every sip
It’s that time of the year when the heat waves are spreading its wings wide and strong across the length and breadth of the country, lashing out at every possible nook and corner. Sun burn, heat stroke, skin boils…all these terms pop up this time around. I’m not just hinting at the physical effects that the summer is having on us, but also the toll it takes on our mental health. Continue reading “Minty ginger lemon shots”
A bite into the chocolate world.. ☺
Yet another delicious chocolatey recipe, which not just makes a good cupcake, but also forms a great base for a Black Forest or Chocolate truffle cake. Beware…this one is definitely gonna give your tongue a Choco after taste…so meant only for the real hardcore chocolate lovers. 😉 Continue reading “Chocolate cupcake n choco buttercream frosting”
Utterly butterly delicious 😉 😉
Is there anything better than a plate of cookies to compliment your tea time – I don’t think so. N with a bunch of friends over there’s not a better way to enjoy that perfect cup of tea. These nutty Sweet n salty cashew butter cookies is truly irresistible and I bet you can’t stop munching on them even after several mouthfuls.
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Custard is an easy to make dessert that I remember my mom making frequently while I was small. Whenever I craved for Icecream, the vanilla custard she made would do the trick – made me happy and her job easier. Continue reading “Vanilla custard pie”