Bhapa doi – Quintessential Bengali dessert

A yumm…dessert for Diwali….

A treat that truly reflects the world of Bengali sweet decadence. Something between a milk cake and pudding, the Bhapa doi is a creamy rich indulgent dessert. One of the finest delicacy from the sweet land ofย Bengal. Continue reading “Bhapa doi – Quintessential Bengali dessert”

 

Eggless Pink velvet cupcake n butter cream frosting

Easy to make Pink velvet cupcake

Speaking frankly, I started out making the “Red velvet cupcakes”. The only thing I did differently was not using scary amounts of red food coloring that goes into this cake making it appear fabulously red n instead use a healthier alternative. I have used beetroot pulp to get the pink colour (sadly not red ๐Ÿ™ ). So…that’s it, nothing more to complain here I guess. I ultimately landed up with this tasty “Eggless pink velvet cupcake”. Continue reading “Eggless Pink velvet cupcake n butter cream frosting”

 

Eggless Black Forest pastry

A no-fail Eggless Black Forest pastry…

Eggless Black Forest pastry- It was I guess somewhere in the beginning of this decade, that the Black Forest cakes started appearing n within no time helming the Indian cake market. It took the whole cake world by such a storm that no occasion or event would go by without having the Black Forest cake/pastry as the centerpiece or an accompaniment. Continue reading “Eggless Black Forest pastry”

 

Eggless chocolate brownie

Yummy chocolate bites

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”

 

Instant Mango Icecream

Instant fruity Icecream

I’m in my hometown, n was welcomed by the beautiful sight of mangrove lined houses with ripe mangoes towering over. Although the Mango season is almost done with, and the rains have slowly started seeping in, was lucky enough to reach before the season bids adieu. Continue reading “Instant Mango Icecream”

 

Chocolate cupcake n choco buttercream frosting

A bite into the chocolate world.. โ˜บ

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. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Continue reading “Chocolate cupcake n choco buttercream frosting”

 

Brigadeiro-Brazilian chocolate truffles

Brazilian party treat in your kitchen

My chocolate thoughts are beckoning me yet again and it’s time to bring in a chocolatey treat that could easily satisfy my craving. It had to be something that could be readily done without any hassles and well….I dint have to do a lot of research to land upon the recipe for this delectable sweet treat. N when I tried it, turned out to be an instant hit with everyone.
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Pistachio crumbed coconut truffles

Coconuty sweet delights

When I have a stock of condensed milk in my pantry, hundreds of recipe ideas flash through my mind. It is such a versatile ingredient as far as desserts are concerned. From cakes to brownies to truffles, there’s nothing that is impossible to create when this sweet delight is around.ย  Continue reading “Pistachio crumbed coconut truffles”

 

Toffee pie n strawberry syrup

A treat worth indulging…

Who doesn’t love to indulge in a treat once in a while. This is one such scrumptious dessert you need to try out. Filled with caramel, cream and a biscuity crunch, this could very well give a luscious creamy end to a party spread. Continue reading “Toffee pie n strawberry syrup”