As we drove down, travelling and  touring down the city, enjoying the beautiful monuments, hotspots, food, lifestyle,we would see vendors (young lads ) with boxes of Alphonso mangoes at the traffic signals nudging the people nestled in their cars,beckoning by tapping on the window panes, alluring the...

My team member at work is off to Kolkata for a holiday and guess what, my first reaction was a request to bring back a box of the customary Bengali "Sandesh" .How I love to relish them. "Sandesh", the erthswile Bengali sweet, is synonymous with the...

No , these weren't made specifically for my blog.. They were an impromptu preparation for my 6 yr old neice whose love for these sweet balls , as an when it chooses to suddenly appear are synonomous with my preparation with the aroma of the intoxicating...

An absolute cracker of a sweet delight!!!Rather a smart creative idea is what i shuld say..The combo of the items required is the whole magic rather then the balls ( or the laddos as you may call them in the Indian context) itself, of course taste and...

  Am back yet again with another varient of a cake, sorry but i am just predisposed to loving the art of baking beautiful, yummy cakes .I love them.Reason? My mom"s a great "cake baker" and so has most of the women in my family..My cousins have turned great...

  Gajar ki halwa,twisted to Gajar ki kheer.The same ingredients but a unique taste.And i love the kheer version much more then the halwa.Every person until now  savoring this  has raved about this recipe and most often carried my  recipe back home with them..That's the strength of...

Am writing this post even as I am relishing a delicious bite of my mom"s most amazing homemade  "Ghila Pithas"  .This is more of a cultural festive sweet then anything else and has base  ingredients which need to be strictly adhered to for the perfect taste and texture. No...

Aaah the sweet tooth!!!!!.No ,I dont have one  and am glad coz it naturally keeps my calories away. But  realization ensued on an odd day, while waking up from my afternoon siesta with a sudden craving for something sweet to add as an accompaniment to my hot cup...