Cream Horns | Baking

Cream Horns or Cream Rolls as we call them here, mark a special milestone for me in my baking journey. For more than one reason. My dad loves these and I’ve always been scared of making them.In my last post I had mentioned Cream Horns. I made them for my dad on his birthday. A…

Coconut Colada Pound Cake for Dad’s Birthday | Baking

It’s that time of the year again…time to bake…time to try new things… time to push my limits !!! It is dad’s birthday. I’m always motivated to try something new for him. He expects me to :-). Amongst the many flavours he loves, Coconut is high on his list. Be it Malibu, the Caribbean White Coconut…

1st Daring Baker’s Challenge – Croissants !!

This is my first Daring Baker’s Challenge and I’m completely elated. The Daring Bakers go retro this month! Thanks to one of our very talented non-blogging members, Sarah, the Daring Bakers were challenged to make Croissants using a recipe from the Queen of French Cooking, none other than Julia Child ! Baking croissants have been on…

Toasted Almonds & Cinnamon Cake

I spent a lazy Sunday at my parents place, or so I wished I would, but Ma was in her ‘Sunday Baking Mode’ absolutely enthusiastic and full of energy.After an absolutely punjabi awesome Aloo Parantha-Pickle-Dahi lunch, snoozing and chatting up with dad was the only thing I was capable of. But ma and pa had other plans…