Happy New Year !!

A New Year is always fun…..new beginnings…… fresh starts……clean slates. Life gives us another chance to make this year fulfilling !!! Wish you a Very Happy New Year !! May this year bring lots of love, happiness and good health. I promise myself to write here more often, connect with you all. It is always a…

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 pleasantly surprised 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 !! 🙂I love my cards, the flowers, the surprise gifts and…

Irish Cream Cheesecake

“Coffee Solves Everything” – Anonymous 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…

The ‘KUKU’ Caramel – The Heavenly Dessert !!

Kuku Chachu a man whom, life gave lemons and he made a tequila !!The ever courageous, full of life and zeal, Kuku chachu was a friend to everyone he knew, with the best Infectious Smile I’ve ever smiled at.He loved ‘all things good’ in life and had a distinct style and suave about himself !!…

Peach & Apricot Swiss Rolls Anyone?

My mid-week craving for a dessert drove me to some experimentation. I wanted to bake, but something that would satisfy my sweet tooth, would be quick to make and something that I’d never baked before.It had to be a cake…non-icing…..non-chocolaty….but Sinful all the same.So after flipping through some recipes I came across the perfect dessert…

Mango Cheesecake…. The Ideal Summer Dessert !!

Well yes I’m kinda posting this rather late in the year but all the same….. It was April and the beginning of the ‘Birthdays’ in the our family. Summer has set in Delhi and by far the only thing to look forward to, are MANGOES !!!! Mangoes in all form…..I often fantasize about a Mango…

Varun’s 30th Birthday !!!

Happy Birthday Varun Sangal !!! Varun and my friendship goes back to our school days, bonding over playing Dumb Charades and discussing cars and bikes sitting on the last seat of our school bus !!! From being good school friends we are today the best of buddies and our friendships have extended to our families…

The Beginning….

I was 11 when I baked my first cake with mum’s help. Dad had bought me an OTG as a birthday gift, knowing little that baking would become my passion. By the time i was 17 and ready to leave school for graduation, I wanted to become a chef, but destiny had other plans. I…