Lemon Loaf Cake

Superstitions have not been a part of my growing years. But if there was one thing that made me believe in curses it was ‘Citrus Cakes’. I truly believed that I was cursed by an evil baker coz my attempts to bake orange cake were utter disasters. Actually, disaster is a very decent word forContinue reading “Lemon Loaf Cake”

Baked Chicken Roulade

I enjoy lazy Sunday buffets for a lot of reasons. The wide variety… exploring different cuisines…champagne…not having to decide what to order for others…slow pace of the meal! I discovered chicken roulade in one of my buffet encounters. The cheese & spinach flavor with chicken was an instant hit with my taste-buds. So when theContinue reading “Baked Chicken Roulade”

Focaccia Bread

The process of baking bread is like meditation for me. It brings a sense of calmness to a super impatient person like me. The aroma of bread baking fills up the home giving it a cosy feeling. Of all the cooking, grilling and baking….baking bread remains my first love. My encounter with breads started withContinue reading “Focaccia Bread”

Chhole

I associate Chhole Bhature with Sunday breakfast or the Holi lunch at Mess. I still find it unsettling having it on any other day! This recipe was result of a quest to impress my sister in law, who is a pure vegetarian, the serious kind – no onion no garlic. I happened to have aContinue reading “Chhole”

Bread Rasmalai

I don’t have a sweet tooth but that’s not the case with my husband. When it comes to exploring sweets I tend to think towards cakes, puddings & pies. Before wedding, my husband had once mentioned that Rasmalai is his weakness. It still didn’t get me to try my hands at this dish & husbandContinue reading “Bread Rasmalai”