Flan is an elegant desert that is fit for company or to be indulged in all by oneself . There are many versions of flans around the world and the one I am going to describe here is my favorite – the Mexican Flan , also known as caramel custard . This recipe is remarkable for its simple ingredient list – eggs , sugar, milk , and pinch of nutmeg or vanilla – all things easily found in any kitchen.
I first fell in love with the the pillowy soft breads of the Asian bakeries years back . But never did I attempt to recreate them in my own kitchen. I was convinced that this kind of softness is not achievable without chemicals . Only years laterRead more
We walked into a gaping hole in the mountain trying not to think about the pillars holding up the weight on top of us . This is Badami – located around 500 Km north of Bangalore , India’s tech Hub.
Apple crisp or apple crumble is a delectable desert with baked apples on the bottom and a crunchy crust on the top . It is a quick desert as there is almost no prep time involved . Takes 30 minutes to bake and can be served warm . This humble desert can be dressed up Read more
What do you do when a bowl full of oranges is sitting on the counter ?? Juice them perhaps . There are tonnes of ways to use them up . This time I decided to go for a simple elegant treat – Orange Pound Cake . Bursting withRead more
A trip to Gandikota was in the works ever since we heard it referred to as the Indian Grand Canyon. The drive from Hyderabad was very scenic , taking us through beautiful villages and breathtaking rock formations . . Situated on the banks of Pennar river Gandikota derives its name from two Telugu words meaning Read more
Wow I can not believe that it is 5 years back that I spent a day at Fort Kochi ! To be fair we did spent a night on the beach after that, but well there are no pictures to share !!! Are you wondering where we were and what I am talkingRead more