Hummus with Chilli Oil and Pinenuts


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Hummus When you run out of olive oil ,instead of going shopping, you look for alternatives. Whatever else I may be, lazy I’m certainly not. But there are times when you just must have something at home…You don’t really have a choice. And as Kanchan Bhartari is not my neighbor anymore, I can’t call up Read More

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies with Sriracha and Rosemary Sea Salt


Hello dear reader. That’s cookie has a superlatively long name. But it warrants that. And you can taste the sunshine and the subtle fragrance of a walk in the forest and the forbidden pleasures of a holiday in this cookie. I’m promising all that I can deliver. All because of the addition of the flavours Read More

Chiffon Cake with Olive oil


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On some days a cake is the most mandatory thing. Especially when sunshine filters through like so.  I’ll have you know that I can barely manage to get a tiny amount of sunshine filtering through my window for only 2 hours in a day. And that sunshine barely crosses 2 feet into my home . Read More

Cadbury Silk Oreo Launch


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  You should never feel guilty about eating chocolate. If the chocolate is cheap, by all means feel guilty.  You should. But when its Cadbury Silk Oreo, throw the guilt out of the window. I rarely eat bar chocolate ,but fingers opened wrappers faster than the brain could send negative signals.  Opened and shared… And Read More

Focaccia al Rosmarino – Rosemary ,Whole wheat and Oats


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Hello my dear virtual Amico.. Focaccia Al Rosmarino. Yup , it sounds super sexy with the Italian accent. Don’t believe me? Google and listen to it … And this is a flat bread. You know I love Focaccia ,right ? It’s an extremely versatile bread. Pizza is also a flatbread. But its different. Focaccia and Read More

Caramel Popcorn-Salted and Homemade


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Hello my dear wonderful reader. I’ve not been blogging these past few days. Well, I’ve been baking and reading. There was this chain book gifting thing that was floating around facebook last month, where ,if you send one book to a person two sets above you on that chain, you’ll end up with 36 books.  Read More

Chocolate Pani Puri / Gol Gappa


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  Sacrilegious ,is it? You’ve heard of the hot chocolate with red chilli flakes, the molè and all that cocoa in breads. To add chocolate to something that is always, ALWAYS spicy and tart and desi-typically Indian ??? To the extent of smacking your lips in anticipation of that one big, spiced water filled, fried Read More

Sour Dough Brownies


Disclaimer. I am not responsible for the fact that you just spooned the brownie into your mouth without counting the pieces.  I am also not responsible for the fact that you didn’t count the number of calories in the sugar, oil,eggs and chocolate. And I am not responsible if you need to run 30 kms Read More

Til Gud Chikki Biscuit / Cookie Strip Cookie-Chikki


I love video calls  , especially with the parents and sweet sister. There’s always something crazy happening in her house because of her two small babies. And then with the parents …its always fun….because,they are the parents. So I was chatting with them yesterday evening, And on that video call, I saw my daddy was Read More

Cinnamon Wreath Bread with Walnuts


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I’ve been obsessing over SourDough breads this last one month . Ever since I learnt how to do it the right way, I’ve been making Boules after Boules. Some have been yum, some destined to become compost. Yup, straight into the dust bin with them.  And sweet child has been protesting. Lets face it, SourDough Read More