So it was the other day that I literally made Rasgullas for the first time in my life.And they were so amazingly simple to make, not to mention the resultant  perfect taste that I am convinced of it being a regular feature now at home.And...

So Durga Puja is over!!! While I had this post in my drafts folder and planned to publish it during the Puja festivities ,I got so busy myself visiting the various pandals across the city  that it got delayed..For all Indians from the eastern belt,...

Why did you not get the cake today?? said 3 yr old Mishika with a  scornful look on her face!!! Well ,the cake here is the oreo biscuit cake( semi cake or so to say) that she was referring to..And soon I realised that as...

  You walk into any Irani food joint in Mumbai, and the one dessert that you should not miss is the bread pudding and the quintessential caramal custard..While making caramal custard is easy and common ground, yet I believe the most authentic ones in Mumbai are made by the...

Years back, as a child, born into a rice eating culture, I never envisaged rotis to be made at home, while they were to be relished only at restaurants, for the tedious part of its being made, so forget inventing Atta (wheatflour) laddus (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laddu )…What are they? But,it was few...

  Ignore the unprofessional look of the pic.The awkward looking cup cake with a beautiful ganache deliciously rich topping north withstanding; yet standing without its decor ,devoid of its bare essentials that which gives this cake it's name n shape..it's butter greased paper cup..Well I know that...

My mom's secret dessert recipe ,is what I would like to call this warm and delicious soft pudding as .. especially saved  for house events when the usual monotonus encounter with the pudding or the rasgollas lead to a diabolic disregard..that's when she would create this wonderful dessert ages back that which is...

As I walked around , glancing  through the shelves of  the cookery section, scanning  the cook books of the greatest chefs, be it Nigela"s bites, Sanjeev Kapoor, Tarla Dalal, I peeked through them quickly to see if there was anything quick and interesting for me to memorize,...