X’mas Fruit Cake

The spiced cake filled with dry fruits and nuts , popular during xmas

A fruit filled cake that is a treat any time. It is especially popular around Christmas time and preparations to make this cakes starts weeks in advance. This is a very old fashioned cake and definitely a treat to sink your teeth into.

Victoria Sponge Cake

Victoria Sponge Cake

Every now  and  then  you are  reminded  of   why the   classics are  what  they are . Victoria   Sponge  Cake  is  one of those  recipes .  So named

Basic Sourdough Bread

A Simple Sourdough Bread

Here is a  basic  sourdough  bread  made  using   the  100% hydration  starter. This  is a   simple  recipe  involving  only 4  ingredients – flour , water ,  salt and  the  yeast (starter).   This   recipe  adapts  well to  additions  and  can be  made into a  loaf , rolls  ,  boule  or  any shape  you wish .

Dilkush –  Coconut Stuffed  Sweet Buns

Dilkhush /Dilpasanad Coconut Buns

Dilkhush or Dilpasanad are these plain looking buns from South India. But don’t be fooled, when you bite into these there is an explosion of sweet coconut and dry fruits .. a perfect evening snack !

Chicken Tikka Masala

Chicken Tikka Masala

Chicken tikka masala is a popular dish in Indian restaurants. This is lighter version of the restaurant fare – boneless chicken in a creamy gravy of tomato and spices.