Baked New York Style Cheesecake with Yogurt


Hello my dear co,-cheesecake lover…   I stand in front of that display counter in my neighborhood pattiserie and ask myself that million dollar question Everytime.. “Should I eat or should I not eat?” Invariably,I fall prey to greed. And then there’s that guilt just after I wash the last bite down with a cup Read More

Japanese Cotton Cake Super Soft Sponge Cake


Cotton cake. We’ve Manga and Anime and Naruto and Ramen and Mirin floating about in our house daily. That’s Japanese to me. All I know is that the Japanese style of drawing Is called manga, animation in that form is anime and Naruto is an action figure. And somewhere Japanese Cotton Cake also figures. All Read More

Nutella Mug Microwave Cake


Cravings come in all sizes. And then some voices in the back of the head cry foul. Too many calories , they say. Too much fat , they say. Did you work out enough ? they ask, scoffing at the feeble responses the other side gives. You don’t deserve any Nutella! They hastily  remind you Read More

Brownie in Whole Wheat


Chocolate brownies are always welcome.  Always.  And when you top them with cherries and some caramel sauce,you know you’ve done something right.  They are something else.  Slightly nutty and then intensely Chocolatey. And to add to the nuttiness is the umami taste of brown butter. That is what add that special taste to these brownies. Read More

Mango Swiss Roll Cake


Alphonso Mango. All the golden aura that surrounds food in this season has to be mangoes. And from so many types of mangoes, the most golden of all are Alphonso mangoes. Yup,  I’m so being converted into a mangophile ,mango lover. These relatively small ,fragrant , mangoes are really amazing. And so to give a Read More

Cinnamon Coffee Glazed Bundlets / Cupcakes Eggless


Some cakes are too cute to be called cupcakes or muffins.  These are Bundt minis. Or Bundlets. These classic molds have a ring shaped and are patented by Nordic Ware. I have two Bundt pans . We didn’t frost these little babies too much. Just a drizzle of glaze and a whole lot of icing Read More

Chocolate Orange Cake -Orange Ganache Vegan


Hello you all. The exams are finally over. Not my exams ,those exams that drive the entire house crazy. Sweet child’s eleventh grade exams. Its been a struggle. The school and then those art classes… And then the dieting and exercise and a No Sugar diet. And then we got super obsessed with sourdough. So chocolate Read More

Chiffon Cake with Olive oil


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

Focaccia al Rosmarino – Rosemary ,Whole wheat and Oats


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

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