Baking Desserts HomeCooked

Nigella’s Double Chocolate Muffins

These double chocolate muffins are epic. They are soft, fluffy, fudgy with chocolate chips and, in my opinion, simply the best option. I've made these muffins plenty of times, and if you follow me on Instagram, you will know how many times I've made…

November 26, 2015
Baking HomeCooked

The Hundred Foot Journey and Carrot Cake

So, how many of you have watched 'The Hundred Foot Journey'? Well, I recently got the opportunity to watch a preview of the movie at Nehru Planetarium last week through an invite by Atout France and enjoyed it immensely. Now, I am no film…

August 9, 2014
Baking Desserts Fruit HomeCooked

Roasted Fig Frangipane Galette

I am back after a short hiatus. Had a bake sale last month - a spur of the moment decision, which gave me great insight into the palate of Mumbai's foodies. Been busy with work since then, and although I have been cooking loads,…

February 15, 2014
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
Baking Chocolate Desserts HomeCooked

Snickers Cupcakes

The past week was hectic, but when I woke up on Saturday morning, I was all inspired to bake. I had been looking for recipes where I could use peanut buttercream frosting to use up the leftover buttercream that was whiling away in the…

October 16, 2012
Baking Desserts Fruit HomeCooked

Nigella’s Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

I started baking when I was in my early teens. While I started off with packet cakes by Pillsbury and Betty Crocker, I soon proceeded to baking several other simple cakes from scratch. But, the highlight was always my upside-down pineapple cake. I'd dogmatically…

September 2, 2012