Caramalized orange upside down cake…

There is nothing like the aroma of a freshly baked cake in your kitchen from scratch. Baking is all about measuring of ingredients , combining the ingredients and baking in right temperature. Keep an eye while its baking and take it out before its overdone. Happiness on the plate.  Ingredients: For Caramel 2 medium ripe…

Taal Shash Payesh……Ice Apple Pudding

Its peak summer in India and Ice apples are overflowing the fruit market. Its water content and the natural sweetness is extremely refreshing in this scorching heat.  However, this fruit grows in limited parts in India. Eastern, Southern and part of south west Region. Delhi NCR does not get this fruit. Moreover people are not…

Daber Joler Ice Candy……Fruity Coconut water Ice Candy

Summer cool….Quench your thirst with this fruity coconut water ice candy. Go back to your childhood. Lick it to the last drop…..Njoy…. Method:     Take water- from  one Green Coconut.  Add 1 teaspoon sugar.(optional. If water is considerably sweet omit this step). Add pinch of salt and bring to boil Boil it in slow…

Upside down fruit muffins- Cranberries-Blueberries-Candied Fruits

In India we rarely get fresh cranberries or blueberries, so baked these muffins with dry berries. These do not give rich   colour to the sauce as in case of using fresh berries. In that case, one can use red food colour to make the muffins more attractive. Of course colour does not make any difference…

Desi… Atta cake… Wheat flour….jaggery…carrot…dates!!!

So Desi, so healthy. Cake with wheat flour, jaggery, carrot, dates. No sugar, no butter, no egg. Recipe credit to Rupali, her blog madaboutcookingwithrupali.com. The recipe was so interesting that I thought of trying it. The basic ingredients are same with little change here and there, the final result was awesome. Instead of pressure cooker…

Cranberry Bread….Loaf cake…..

I was going on with my prawn series. Its December and its Baking time. Christmas is nearing, so thought of sharing few of my baking posts now. I am not good at baking. Still trying my hands on it. And in this learning process I follow Stephnie Jaworski of Joy of Baking .com. I find…

Khejur Gurer Payesh- Rice pudding- Use Date jaggery as sweetener-Heavenly!!!

Birthday Celebration means “PAYESH” or “ Kheer “ as it is popularly known in India. Birthday celebration is incomplete without having Payesh and it is a must in any Bengali Household. It is my Daughters Birthday, and celebration time!!! Cooking Payesh for your child’s birthday is mixed with rice, milk, date jaggery, and loads of…

Choco banana peanut butter cake

Oh my God this is just irresistible!!!! Chocolate banana cake topped with peanut butter!!  Few days back it was Lakshmi Puja at home and there were lots of lots of leftover fruits. Most painful was consuming bananas. It became black and no one was ready to eat them.  No matter what, I am not in…