Category Archives: Baking

Carrot and Apple Muffins

Ingredients:- Plain flour –1 cup Baking powder – 3/4 tsp. Baking soda – 1/2 tsp. Salt – a pinch Caster sugar – 3/4 cup Powdered cinnamon – 1 tsp. Desiccated coconut – 1/2 cup Almonds – 1/4 cup; toasted and then powdered in … Continue reading

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Cashew and cardamom biscuits

Ingredients:- All purpose flour – 2 cups Salt – a pinch Butter – 200 grams; softened Powdered sugar – 1 cup Egg – 1 number, large; separated Powdered cardamom– 1/2 heaping tsp. Cashew halves – as needed Cashews (chopped) – … Continue reading

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Rich chocolate squares

Ingredients:- Plain flour – 2 cups Baking soda – 1 level tsp. Salt – 1/4 tsp. Butter – 150 grams Castor sugar – 1/2 cup Brown sugar – 1/2 cup (tightly packed) Semi sweet chocolate chips- 100 grams Milk – … Continue reading

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Garlic and Herb Bread rolls

Ingredients:- For the dough:- All purpose flour – 11/2 cups Full cream milk powder – 1 heaping tbsp. Garlic powder – 1/2 tsp. Melted butter – 25 grams Instant yeast – 1.25 level tsps Lukewarm water – 1/2 cup (/ as needed) Sugar … Continue reading

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Oatmeal and chocolate bars with flaked coconut

Ingredients:- Plain flour – 1.5 cups Baking powder – 3/4 tsp. Salt – 1/4 tsp. Butter – 150 grams; melted and cooled to room temperature Castor sugar – 1/4 cup Brown sugar – 1/2 cup (tightly packed) Egg – 2 … Continue reading

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Pizza Rice

Ingredients:- For the chicken:- Chicken – 500  grams ( Boneless, skinless breast pieces), cut into 1″ cubes Salt – slightly less than 1 tsp. Curd – 2 tbsps. Garlic – 4 big cloves; ground to a fine paste Turmeric powder – … Continue reading

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Mocha Almond Cake

Ingredients:- Plain flour –1 cup Baking powder – 1 tsp. (slightly heaped) Salt – a pinch Unsweetened cocoa powder – 1/4 cup Instant coffee powder – 1/2 tsp. Boiling water – 1/4 cup + 2  tbsps. Butter – 100 grams; softened Castor sugar … Continue reading

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Coconut cream Tarts

Ingredients:- For the base:- Butter – 100 grams (chilled) Icing/Powdered sugar – 3/4 cup Salt – 1/2 tsp. All purpose flour – 1.75 cups Egg  – 1 small Vanilla essence – 1/2 tsp. Chilled water – 1-2 tbsps. For the … Continue reading

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Chicken Bread cones

This recipe will make 6 bread cones. The dough is richer than a regular bread dough. Ingredients:- For the dough:- All purpose flour – 11/2 cups Instant yeast – 1 level tsp. Butter – 2 tbsps.; melted Milk powder – 1 tbsp. Lukewarm … Continue reading

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Cardamom flavored Sesame Butter cookies

Ingredients:- Plain flour – 2 cups Powdered sugar – 1/2 cup White sesame seeds – 2 level tbsps; toasted for 3 minutes in a saucepan Baking powder- 1.5 tsps. Salt – a pinch Cardamom powder – 1 tsp. Butter – … Continue reading

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