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Rosemary & Lemon Loaf Cake

Winter has finally started to make an appearance in the UAE, and it is probably the best time of the year here! Cool breeze blows through my windows! Everyone is donning light jackets. Walks are so much more pleasant now. And all of the…

October 18, 2016
Desserts Egg Fruit HomeCooked

Lime Meringue Cupcakes with Lime Curd

Lemons and limes are very different from each other - while lemons are bigger, yellow and have a thick rind/skin, limes are smaller often green (it gets yellow once it ripens), more tart and has a thinner skin. Of late, I've fallen head over…

May 5, 2013
Baking Desserts Fruit HomeCooked Vegetarian

Mulberry Crumble Tart

Happy New Year! I know its late – 9 days of 2013 have already passed – and I haven’t posted in almost a month. But, it’s just been 2 months filled with weddings and just weddings. Winter has set in and Mumbai too is…

January 9, 2013
Chocolate Desserts HomeCooked Quick-fixes

Molten Chocolate Lava Cake

Ever wondered about the chocolate lava cake? How is it that the moment you cut it open, a river of delicious molten chocolate just streams out? Magic? No, it's not, as I recently discovered. You just need to put a ball of cold ganache…

September 30, 2012
Chocolate Desserts HomeCooked

Chocolate Mousse

I have a sweet tooth and inevitably, chocolate is my favourite flavour! Recently, I was watching Masterchef Australia Season 2 and was so fascinated by the Masterclass on how to make chocolate that I just had to make something chocolatey. So, I quickly did…

July 18, 2012

No-Bake Cheesecake

The first time I made cheesecake, it was a disaster! It was a strawberry cheesecake adopted from Sanjeev Kapoor’s recipe and had God alone knows how many ingredients: from hung curd, to gelatin to paneer, it was quite crazy and obviously, it didn’t set.…

July 15, 2012