Fudgy Ragi Brownies with Chocolate Chunks (Eggless): Step by Step

The first time I tried this recipe, I overbaked it by a mile. I also used country brown sugar to sweeten this, which really did NOT sit well with the chocolate in this recipe. Then I substituted that with honey, got my baking time right, and OMG. BLISS. That's what this brownie is! Fudgey, soft, … Continue reading Fudgy Ragi Brownies with Chocolate Chunks (Eggless): Step by Step

Eggless Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting – Baked with Pressure Cooker

Hello all! For last year's Christmas, Nithya and I wanted to try out something different, something other than the good old plum cake. We wanted something more rich and warm for the winter and we also wanted it to taste very Christmas-y. We finally decided on the very famous Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting 😀 … Continue reading Eggless Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting – Baked with Pressure Cooker

Homemade Multigrain Atta Butter Cookies (a version of the famous Bangalore Benne Biscuit) – using a Pressure Cooker

Anybody who has grown up in Bangalore will fondly remember Iyengar bakeries, and particularly the 'Benne' or butter biscuits, made with all-purpose flour, or maida. These were small, thick, buttery, crumbly cookies that are utterly divine. A trip to any bakery in my childhood would not be complete without bringing home the quintessential vegetable puffs, … Continue reading Homemade Multigrain Atta Butter Cookies (a version of the famous Bangalore Benne Biscuit) – using a Pressure Cooker

Fried Fruit Pies filled with Cranberry & Blackberry Orange Jam

Hello!   For people who know DH, he's generally very calm and collected about things. And when I say things, I also mean in his reaction to food. Its really rare that I've seen him enthusiastically appreciate food and ask for more. The most superlative acknowledgement coming from him so far has been 'its good'; … Continue reading Fried Fruit Pies filled with Cranberry & Blackberry Orange Jam

Homemade Cardamom & Strawberry Ice cream – Eggless

I scream, you scream, we all scream for Ice cream!! 😀 I am an ice cream fiend. There is an Ice Cream Works store near my place, which I totally adore for their yummy and delightful variety of ice creams. They have an amazing variety of frozen yoghurt as well. I am usually the first … Continue reading Homemade Cardamom & Strawberry Ice cream – Eggless

White Chocolate & Oreo fudge bars

I was toying with a lot of sweets recipes and couldn't decide which one to use to kickstart the dessert section of this blog. However, one fine day, I was looking for a no bake cheesecake recipe, and I chanced upon this amazing website called Averie cooks . This website is a treasure trove of … Continue reading White Chocolate & Oreo fudge bars