Garlic Bread Sticks Grissini Baketitude


Grissini . Sounds super fancy, right? They’re nothing but an Italian name for bread sticks.  In India we also know them as soup sticks. If you’ve ever traveled by Shatabdi or Rajdhani trains, you will definitely know what I’m talking about.  The Indian Railways serves that’s of insipid food in these trains. Nobody really appreciates Read More

Whole Wheat Focaccia Baketitude


I absolutely adore focaccia. There is something inherently beautiful about this rustic flatbread. Technically you must bake this in an oven, but even if you do not have an oven,you can make the bread in an electric tandoor. All you need is a flat surface and high heat. Or use a heavy bottomed sauce pan Read More

Whole Wheat Brioche Garlic Rolls Eggless Baketitude


Brioche is such an under rated and over awed bread.Every one is in awe of brioche . And me? I”m in awe of the amount of butter that goes into it. Its has a massive amount of butter in one loaf. And then, to add more for making it into a garlic bread. That is Read More

Pretzel Bread Soup Bowls Baketitude


We love pretzels here at home. They’re so easy to dunk into soup or coffee. And they’re cute. But just the day I felt like baking pretzels and wolfing them down,I realized,I was going to be fasting for the Chaitra Navratri. So my plans went down the drain. But the balls had been set rolling Read More

Quick Brioche Bread Baketitude


Bread finally. We’ve been on an -avoid carbohydrates diet for these past few weeks. The first target off the table is of course, always bread.  Don’t blame me, we’re trying to get fitter. I love bread. It’s almost like my Raison d’ĂȘtre. So everyday Im not baking or eating bread is a difficult day for Read More

Cinnamon Nut Wreath Bread Baketitude


Breads are gorgeous. Breads are beautiful. Especially this one. It’s technically not a braid nor is it a wreath, kind of wreath. It is round, but not studded on the outside with flowers or leaves. It’s just gorgeous whichever way you look at it. And the light, it’s the light of the setting sun. All Read More

Leopard Print Hokkaido Bread


Instagram is like this ginormous tree trunk in the middle of the highway. You may be walking at the best pace possible and then, suddenly, you bang into this Trend and your entire life will stop …because you have to check out this trend. So I got stuck on this konel bread Trend. A Japanese Read More

Pumpkin and Chocolate Orange Buns


Happy Halloween. Well it’s technically not a festival that’s celebrated in India, but as the Internet has gone ballistic about Halloween and pumpkins and witches and wizards and cats and trick or treating and spiders, I had to do something. So I made cookies in the shape of a haunted houses and cats in a Read More

Challah bread with Potatoes Eggless


Hello dear friend. I know that I’ve been missing, but it’s not that I’ve not been baking… Bread is a daily necessity and once you have a Loaf or a Sourdough boule, you’re sorted for a couple of days. So we swing between the wild yeast and the commercial tame yeast breads. Challah bread is Read More

Quinoa Thayir Sadam or Curd Rice


Hello my friend. Lets talk comfort food today. With a superfood.  Quinoa. I know this is curd rice style Quinoa and I have the happiest memories of curd rice. Of warm slightly tangy yogurt and crisp fried curry leaves with a smattering of mustard seeds and some fried cashew nuts too. But it’s been a Read More