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Recipe: Austrian Coffee Cream Cake with Chocolate Coated Hazelnuts

 The first cake coming out of my kitchen this year had to be a special one! That’s right. I didn’t bake a single sweet treat since Christmas!So when I was offered two gorgeous appliances from Hamilton Beach India, I decided to bake something from the “Something Spectacular” section of my favorite dessert cookbook (Quick and […]


Product in Focus: Hamilton Beach OTG and Hand Mixer

It’s amazing how technology can simplify lives and make families happier. A well-functioning piece of kitchen equipment is quite a boon! This week I have been busy with two new additions to my kitchen appliances – an OTG and a Classic Hand Mixer. There was much excitement when the products arrived at my door step! […]

Christmas Fruit Cake Recipe

 I finally got around to baking my Christmas Cakes with the soaked fruit. This Christmas Fruit Cake is a no-fuss traditional recipe. You only need to ensure that you have prepped your ingredients, and set them out before you begin. Also make sure your tins are lined with parchment or baking sheets, greased well, and […]


Christmas Cake Prep {Fruit Soak and Candied Peel}

With a foot sprain rendering me immobile, I suddenly have a lot of time at my disposal. So I soaked my fruits for the Christmas cake, and I am sharing the recipe here. Remember to buy only good quality fruit, and buy it fresh. I also managed to make some Candied Peel from  Neha Mathur’s […]


(Indian Shahi Tukda, Srinagar tales and Copper Beauties} A Guest Post by Deeba Rajpal

I love to bake, but I know someone who is Passionate About Baking! Yes, the charming Deeba Rajpal is here on the blog today with a wonderful festive recipe, and simultaneously sharing a beautiful travel memoir. The icing on this cake err post is of course the beautiful Mauviel 1830  copperware that has recently come into her possession […]

{Recipe} Eggless Chocolate Cake +Coffee Cream filling & Ganache Topping

Two events last weekend led to this delicious, melt-in-your-mouth, moist and dark-as-sin chocolate cake. One, I got a new oven – bigger than my old one and two,  my neighbor who is leaving for the US decided to give me all her unused caking ingredients.So I decided to bake a cake and share it with […]


Wordless Wednesday:What’s cooking in my Kitchen today

 I’m taking a mid-week break, but I will be back later with an awesome Women’s Day Giveaway announcement later today!


Happy Republic Day + A giveaway from Zansaar + Recipe

 Happy Republic Day my fellow country people! We have come a long way since 1950, but we still have tons to do, and lots to learn! In honor of our Republic Day, I just wanted to share a beautiful Coconut Ice cream recipe by amazing Indian Tarla Dalal.  Coconut Icecream by Tarla Dalal Doesn’t it […]