Cookies Eggless

Marble cookies

“Life is not an exact science. It is an art.”- Samuel Butler. So one fine day , not very long ago, I sat browsing Pinterest and saw a gorgeous picture of some gorgeous checkerboard cookies. And I immediately thought – why haven’t I made these until now . The answer was evident the next day …

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French ! savoury bakes

Chicken tikka quiche

“Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.”- Elbert Hubbard For a while now , I have been wanting to dabble in savoury baking – and after a few nudges and pushes from others, I have been wetting my feet in this different baking zone . I know my …

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Cakes

Ghee cake

“Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better. “- Samuel Beckett. My mum is not a very big cake person. But this last Christmas , when she saw a promotional ad for Cochin bakery in the paper , she said she had heard a lot about their ghee cake. I picked …

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Cakes layer cakes

Praline and cream cake ( Butterscotch cake)

“Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.”- Carl Jung Sometimes an idea for a blogpost leads to a bake which leads to me taking photographs of the bake !  And sometimes a photograph leads to a blogpost idea ! My phone was pleading with me to clear some space on it since eons . …

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savoury bakes

Veg puffs

“Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows.”- John Betjeman. Long before the baking bug bit me , and i got fascinated with choux and sponge and ganache, there was one form of French pastry which I was introduced to really early on in life – …

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For Valentine's day !

Valentine’s Day Desserts

“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” – Dr. Seuss. Happy new year you guys !!! I know its about a month and half into the year – but lets just bow down to the cliched adage of its “never too late” . I have …

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