Arabian Date and Walnut Cake

Baking a cake is always special and baking it for someone’s birthday is only icing on the cake !! ­čÖéIt was my uncle’s birthday and I wanted to do a different cake though non icing. This cake is a hands down winner so full of flavour !! I’m sure you’ll wonder that most of my…

Lamingtons | Baking

Baking a cake always leaves me smiling !! If I were a doggie I’d be sitting outside the kitchen door waiting for the cake to get done and then wait to get my share !! Yeah that’s exactly how I feel when I bake a cake…. the aroma, a butter cakes creates in my house…

Earl Grey-n-Lemon Cup Cakes

“Tea fixes everything !!” Drinking Tea is such an integral part of our lives, especially in India from the cutting chai to special malai chai or the winter favourite masala tea. Tea is such a barrier breaker…. people love their cuppa chai across all ages, and across the social canvas. Tea doesn’t know colour, caste,…

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…

Danish Apple Cake…..with love from Shimla !!

This year it was dad’s 60th birthday and what could be better than a quick vacation to Shimla. His favourite hills and mine too. Shimla the Queen of Hills, located in Himachal Pradesh was also the Summer Capital of the British┬áRaj in 1864. A big small town located in the North-West Himalayas, the city is…