Orange Coconut Cake

What do you do when you get haunting dreams of Oranges that no-one is eating at home! Well, I baked an Orange coconut cake 😛 It was my first time that I tried the combination of Orange with Coconut. The citrusy flavor was balanced perfectly by coconut, definitely will be experimenting more with it. ServesContinue reading “Orange Coconut Cake”

Bhapa Doi(Steamed Yoghurt Pudding) in Microwave

My toddler stood on her toes and grabbed  the bowl of curd on the dining table and got it to me and whispered – Can you please make bhapa doi? Am still trying to figure out how to say no to her for such requests My father introduced this dish to my daughter and thisContinue reading “Bhapa Doi(Steamed Yoghurt Pudding) in Microwave”

Phirni

Phirni is my dad’s signature sweet dish.  He will jump at an excuse to make it. It works well for me since I don’t have to worry about dessert when we have unexpected guests 🙂 He has done his share of experiments ranging from the thickness of the grind rice…to the sweetness level…to the perfectContinue reading “Phirni”

Carrot Walnut Cake

My Mom in law was very proud of her carrot cake recipe, which she had got from a family friend. As per her it was a fool proof recipe. Boy did I prove her wrong! Not giving up, I gave it another shot and decided to move on from carrot cake. Kept my research onContinue reading “Carrot Walnut Cake”

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”