Category Cake

Spiced pumpkin and sour cream cake


I’ve been planning on working with pumpkin for a long time now! Ever since I had my first bite of pumpkin pie, I’ve been wanting to bake something on my own… something involving pumpkin. It’s not fall in India any more. We actually are near to spring but the local produce of sugar pumpkins seemed to disagree, […]

Chocolate fudge cake with coffee cream icing


Last week my husband and I went to see an exhibition of Nemai Ghosh’s photographs with some friends. Though we all enjoyed the photographs, the actual interpretation and display of the work by the curator was something which was a topic of discussion later in the evening. A spectator to the conversion, I did agree […]

Eggless wonder: pineapple cake


For many of you who love baked goodies but miss out on the fun due to the presence of eggs in it, this is the perfect recipe. I’ve been trying out numerous eggless cakes but have always found the to be dense and gooey. Lets face it, the softness and bounce that comes from the […]

Making chocolate truffle cake


Thank you  all for the positive feedback on my truffle cake photo blog. Every time I bake, I learn so many new techniques and hidden facts about the art. I advice everyone to bake more and esp. try the things that you fear. To assemble the truffle cake you need the base of a chocolatey chocolate cake, […]

Photo Shoot: Chocolate truffle cake


Here you go everyone! The much awaited chocolate truffle cake. It is an understatement to call it just a truffle cake for it a much dreamed cake for any die hard chocolate lover. Ranging from Bitter chocolate, plain chocolate and white chocolate, this cake has it all! Stay tuned for the recipe is to follow. […]

Raspberry Marble Cake: a fruity affair


I’ve been low on blogging for a couple of weeks and I have substantial reasons for the lag. With a super busy hectic work schedule demanding me to be in office even on a Sunday, all my free time was going in taking time off and catching up on my sleep. Thankfully, with most of […]

Chocolate Orange cake: Happy valentines day!!


Can you think of a better way than to indulge in some sinful flavours of orange infused chocolate this valentine’s day? If you really have a suggestion to top this one, then I am all ears my friend! Orange and chocolate has been my weakness since I was a kid. Well, I was never a chocolate […]

Raspberry infused cake with raspberry coulis: Drool all the way


This recipe well deserves its caption.. the raspberry coulis and the raspberry infused cake just make u wan to have more and more of it. This cake finished as soon as it was out of the oven. The secret is that recipe gives you a cake which is so light that yo don’t realise that […]

Yummy cheesecake


    I love cooking for people so I made cheese cake last week and people simply loved it! A sigh of relief as I was desperately looking for a dessert recipe that would be perfect for giving closure to the meal and be the talk of any party. After doing extensive reading about the various sorts […]

Chocolate Banana Loaf


My recent love for bananas (read nutritional facts here) has become more of an obsession. Be it the usual chaat with some salt and freshly roasted cumin powder, being tossed up in a superb salad or just cut into so warm gooey custard, I just can’t seem to get over them. Banana is definitely a […]