Bars and brownies Chocolate

Cocoa brownies

“A basic rule of baking is that, in general, it’s almost impossible to make an inedible batch of brownies.”                    – Linda Sunshine. Its April already . Why is this year in such a rush to get over with! Not that I should be complaining, I have …

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Cakes Chocolate

White chocolate sponge cake

“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.”- Charles R. Swindle. I keep saying I am not the biggest fan of white chocolate yet it consistently features on my blog ! No, it’s not culinary hypocrisy. I am just warming up to it. This is a simple cake . …

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Bars and brownies Chocolate Christmas baking

Rum and raisin brownies

“Fifteen men on the Dead Man’s Chest ……Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum! Drink and the devil had done for the rest …..Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum!”- Robert Louis Stevenson, Treasure Island.  Trying and testing christmas fruit cakes means that there is plenty of rum lying around! I know that excess of liquor is never a …

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Chocolate Cookies Eggless

Homemade Bourbon biscuits

“The child I was is just one breath away from me.” – Sheniz Janmohamed (Firesmoke).   Even as a child , I wasn’t too fond of cream sandwiched cookies. As I grew older , I warmed up to Oreos and Bourbons . But even now , between a sandwiched biscuit and a chewy cookie , I’d go for the …

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