Christmas dessert roundup Archive

  • HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY ! VALENTINES DAY SPECIAL RECIPES DAY 4 DESSERT I have come across a very beautiful piece written by Bob Marley on “Love & Relationships ” and it truly echoes my emotions and understanding about it. It beautifully summarizes everything about “true love” and it is bit long, so I restrain myself from adding anything extra to it, which is not said before. Here it is – ” Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone […]

    Chocolate honey truffles for Valentine’s Day

    HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY ! VALENTINES DAY SPECIAL RECIPES DAY 4 DESSERT I have come across a very beautiful piece written by Bob Marley on “Love & Relationships ” and it truly echoes my emotions and understanding about it. It beautifully summarizes everything about “true love” and it is bit long, so I restrain myself from adding anything extra to it, which is not said before. Here it is – ” Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone […]

  • Happy Thanksgiving ! Small, little and cute muffins are sure to win any heart and they also acts as a saviour whenever you need to plan an elaborate meal for your guests, say a quick Thanksgiving meal ! I was never much into baking with corns, somehow the idea never inspired me much, but a recent trip to a Southern diner here at NC change it all, I was bowled over by these little cuties. Sweet, warm and tender corn muffins makes my heart […]

    Southern honey cornbread muffins

    Happy Thanksgiving ! Small, little and cute muffins are sure to win any heart and they also acts as a saviour whenever you need to plan an elaborate meal for your guests, say a quick Thanksgiving meal ! I was never much into baking with corns, somehow the idea never inspired me much, but a recent trip to a Southern diner here at NC change it all, I was bowled over by these little cuties. Sweet, warm and tender corn muffins makes my heart […]

  •  “If thou tastest a crust of bread, thou tastest all the stars and all the heavens.” ~ Robert Browning Celebrating the “World Bread Day 2012 ” with the Zopf or Swiss braided bread. “Making breads requires little more than a pair of hands, an oven and patience. The recipe for success is simple : time and warmth are all it takes to transform a few basic ingredients into springy, silky dough that bakes to a crackly, crusted loaf ” . When I read these […]

    Zopfe or Swiss braided bread for World Bread Day

     “If thou tastest a crust of bread, thou tastest all the stars and all the heavens.” ~ Robert Browning Celebrating the “World Bread Day 2012 ” with the Zopf or Swiss braided bread. “Making breads requires little more than a pair of hands, an oven and patience. The recipe for success is simple : time and warmth are all it takes to transform a few basic ingredients into springy, silky dough that bakes to a crackly, crusted loaf ” . When I read these […]

  • “Comedy just pokes at problems, rarely confronts them squarely. Drama is like a plate of meat and potatoes, comedy is rather the dessert, a bit like meringue.”  ~ Woody Allen It is fluffy, airy and on a more philosophical note meringue invokes that feeling of emptiness or nothingness, an empty space or void !!! Strangely enough we had love – hate relationship towards meringues. At times it wins our heart with its fruity raspberry flavour, leaving us amazed and at […]

    Chocolate meringue kisses

    “Comedy just pokes at problems, rarely confronts them squarely. Drama is like a plate of meat and potatoes, comedy is rather the dessert, a bit like meringue.”  ~ Woody Allen It is fluffy, airy and on a more philosophical note meringue invokes that feeling of emptiness or nothingness, an empty space or void !!! Strangely enough we had love – hate relationship towards meringues. At times it wins our heart with its fruity raspberry flavour, leaving us amazed and at […]

  • Beginning today , till Valentine’s Day, we bring you all the sweet and decadent desserts for our Valentine’s Special series, so if you have not subscribed to our feeds, do it now, don’t miss a post. Puddings are that class of desserts without which no celebration is complete, if a simple steamed pudding has that rustic flavour, then baked puddings has its own class, simple to make and great to taste and we believe that’s why they are so popular. On […]

    Sticky chocolate and date pudding

    Beginning today , till Valentine’s Day, we bring you all the sweet and decadent desserts for our Valentine’s Special series, so if you have not subscribed to our feeds, do it now, don’t miss a post. Puddings are that class of desserts without which no celebration is complete, if a simple steamed pudding has that rustic flavour, then baked puddings has its own class, simple to make and great to taste and we believe that’s why they are so popular. On […]

  • Celebrating Christmas with this rich fruit cake. We wishes everyone who stops by “Merry Christmas”, with loads of happiness and prosperity. Fruit cakes are some century old traditions that are being made specially during Christmas and there are many variations to it, some are soaked in spirits, some are in fruit liquer, whatever their flavours are, they are bound to be present during this season and without them  the celebration seems to be incomplete. Late September is usually a good […]

    Rich fruit cake for Christmas

    Celebrating Christmas with this rich fruit cake. We wishes everyone who stops by “Merry Christmas”, with loads of happiness and prosperity. Fruit cakes are some century old traditions that are being made specially during Christmas and there are many variations to it, some are soaked in spirits, some are in fruit liquer, whatever their flavours are, they are bound to be present during this season and without them  the celebration seems to be incomplete. Late September is usually a good […]

  • “Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.”  Forrest Gump. And you know how true it is. You opened that magic box and saw colorful arrays of candies, truffles, bars and lozenges with golden and shiny wrappers around them staring at you, in all flavors which slowly broadens a smile on your face, you thought you found a treasure box and very securely tucked it under your pillow, and the very next day the […]

    chocolate hazelnut pots de creme

    “Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.”  Forrest Gump. And you know how true it is. You opened that magic box and saw colorful arrays of candies, truffles, bars and lozenges with golden and shiny wrappers around them staring at you, in all flavors which slowly broadens a smile on your face, you thought you found a treasure box and very securely tucked it under your pillow, and the very next day the […]