Category: All Things Sweet

Creamy Cold Coffee

What’s so different about this, you ask. Well, it’s creamier. Yep, the cream. It’s that one secret ingredient which adds density and character to your otherwise regular coffee. Whoever I’ve served it to, I’ve always got an “ummmmm, it’s awesssomeee”… There can’t be a better welcome drink than this 🙂 Ingredients: (This will make one…

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Peach Melba

Is there anything as pretty as a Peach this season? I don’t think so. Sitting proudly in all the fruit stalls, this gorgeous, sunset-stained fruit looks as if it’s blushing whenever you pass by. Coming to nutrition, this good-looking tangy fruit is packed with Vitamin C – a strong antioxidant, Iron and Zinc. Its Beta-carotene…

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Banana Bread

This is the best Banana Bread recipe ever. Period. It’s kind of a Grandma’s recipe… vintage and long-standing. Its old-school simplicity is overwhelming and so is its super-soft texture and mind-blowing flavor. When I baked it for the first time, I did it with white sugar. The second time, I used the light brown one. With…

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Apple Pancakes

A fuss-free start to a fuss-free day! That’s a catchy one :). My fluffy Apple Pancakes are just what you need to kick off your day. Mighty easy, super yummy and with a sprinkle of health. Have them with your cuppa and you’re good to go. One is the rule of thumb here. All you need, is a cup.…

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Fruit And Nut Biscotti

“Some Biscotti with your Cappuccino, mam?”, asked the waiter of a newly opened bakery cum cafe. “Would love to”, I replied with a confident smile, in my mind wondering… “what’s that?” This was my introduction, rather, encounter with the much loved Italian delight, right here, in the by-lanes of Mumbai 🙂 Just so you know, Biscotti is the…

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Honey and Oats Biscuits

I bumped into this recipe while flipping through one of the magazines. More than the biscuits, what intrigued me is their history that dates back to World War I. The army wives sent them to their husbands who fought on the front line. The recipe was such that the biscuits didn’t spoil easily even though they journeyed…

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Banana Chocochip Muffins

More than I love eating muffins, I love making them. Reason – they are the fruits of, well, totally no labor 😛 My Banana Chocochip muffins are notoriously dark, incredibly moist and ridiculously yum. Love the way the dark shiny inside peeks from the crevices. Banana gives that needed moistness and extra flavor, while the choc-chips just melt in your…

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