Ruth’s “Go-To” Whole Wheat Challah Bread | Daring Baker’s Challenge May 2012

“Baruch atah Adonai, eloheinu melech ha’olam, hamotzi lechem min ha’aretz” (Blessed are you, LORD, Sovereign of the universe, who brings forth bread from the earth) May’s Daring Bakers’ Challenge was pretty twisted – Ruth from The Crafts of Mommyhood challenged us to make challah!  Using recipes from all over, and tips from “A Taste of Challah,” by…

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…. chiseled rounded to perfection and I soon succumbed to the temptation of baking these myself, inspite of knowing…

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 !!…