Chocolate Orange Mousse` Cake

Chocolate-n-Orange – a marriage made in heaven and Mousse`-n-Cake is the second !!! The combination of orange and chocolate was first introduced to me by Baskin-n-Robbins….their Chocolate Orange Ice Cream was to die for !!! The flavour duos have never looked back in our lives ever since !! It was dad’s birthday, and I, as…

Mint Choco Ice Cream Cake for my birthday….

Surprise Surprise Surprise…… I was so┬ápleasantly┬ásurprised on my birthday this time.As a child I’ve always been excited about my birthday (err that you can say it has lasted till as recently as last 2 years)…..the excitement typically starts a month before…. yes I do !! ­čÖéI love my cards, the flowers, the surprise gifts and…

Good Ol’ Cup Cakes

The buttery vanilla taste of a plain cake that my mum would bake is still so fresh in my mouth even today !!! The first cake that I ever baked as well, was the Plain Vanilla Cake. Don’t we all start our cakes from that ?? It is the mother of all cakes…..the foundation cake…

Chocolate Macarons with Dark Chocolate Ganache`

Macarons….the ever so Beautiful, so Fragile and so French !!Till very recently the only macarons I knew about, were the American Macaroons which are ummm….so sweet, so chewy and so coconuty !!While blog surfing I came across these beauties….┬áchiseled┬árounded to perfection and I soon succumbed to the temptation of baking these myself, inspite of knowing…

Irish Cream Cheesecake

“Coffee Solves Everything” –┬áAnonymous Well almost and in all it’s forms…..The Irish Cream Cheesecake is by far one of my favourite ‘coffee desserts’ which I finally attempted to try making and I was quite pleased…with myself and the dessert !! Irish Cream Cheesecake Ingredients For the Base 20 Digestive Biscuits 10 Marie Biscuits 4 tbsp…

So What’s Kept me Away……..

After 6 long hectic months I’ve finally got the time to start baking…..start writing …and start relaxing.So whats kept me busy all these months??? Where have I been? Where have I been missing from the blogging / food world ??? Why am I not posting anything?I’ve had so many friends ask me this…..KJ thought blogging…

The Mad Hatter New Year Party 2010-2011

A Happy New Year to you……Hope this year brings good health, good food, lots of love, joy and laughter in your lives!!So what did you do to ring in the New Year??I had a party at home with some close friends. Some old and some new.It’s just the right weather and the absolute right occasion…

Dad’s Birthday…..

It was dad’s birthday, and like every year he recieved cakes from some of the best places in Delhi. My challenge was to make something chocolatey for him but at the same time make it different from the rest and something that would go with his morning cuppa tea… Dad’s birthday is always special and…