Banana and almond flour coconut cookies

Today was the day to bake cookies for my little one. I always try to bake nutritious stuffs for him. So I was going through my shelf for various ingredients that I had. That’s when I found the banana flour which was lying in a corner.  I purchased it a couple of months ago and…

Coffee Cake

Coffee is one of the most common and loved flavor in cakes. I had baked this healthy Coffee cake for a Heart Healthy recipe contest conducted by Ovenderful Mom Baker’s Community, my favorite healthy baking group on facebook. The theme of the contest was to make bakes with heart healthy ingredients. So I came up…

Madras Tea shop style Butter biscuits

Butter biscuits were my childhood favorite. It was so addictive that I could keep eating them. These were regular biscuits along with Marie and cream cracker back home in Chennai. Dunking them in tea used to make it extra delicious. Though I never used to drink tea (I still don’t) but I always took some…

Wheat and Jowar Tutti Frutti cake

I love to eat and bake these kind of simple old tea cakes. Tutti frutti cake is my hubby’s favorite. He is just not fond of cream cakes so I generally bake tea cakes. Even I have lost interest in iced cakes, don’t like them anymore. Moreover my bakes are healthy without refined flour. Though…

Peanut Jagerry Coconut cookies

Back with another coconut cookies. I totally love coconut in cakes and cookies, it just makes everything so special! The combination is just perfect. I have used egg here which has also given a nice flavor to the cookies. Usage of jagerry and egg makes these cookies soft and chewy. Ingredients Peanuts 40 g Desiccated…

Garlic Pepper grilled Prawns

I have been meaning to post a recipe for a ‘Dish under 20 minutes’ for a recipe contest, that’s when I came up with this quick and delicious garlic pepper grilled prawns. It is such a simple recipe even a child can make it. This can be a perfect snack for your sudden guests at…

Mango and Coconut cookies

I love coconut and somehow it combines so well with every flavor without losing it’s own flavor, in fact it gives that extra zing. I found the combination of mango and coconut so delicious in these cookies. The cookies are crunchy on the outside, soft and chewy inside. If you like soft and chewy cookies…

Chicken Salami stuffed Pizza swirl bread

A tasty yummy stuffed pizza bread recipe. With goodness of whole wheat makes this a very healthy treat. A vegetarian version of it without the salami is yummy too. I tried both versions and both are delicious! I make this often for our weekend breakfast. Ingredients For bread Organic whole wheat 250 g Fine semolina…

Mango Phirni

I love summers because it brings mangoes. I’m just crazy about mangoes! I can keep eating them. I love Mumbai for the Alphonso mangoes, they are simply delicious. I call them the Mango Frooty mango because the taste of Alphonso mangoes are just like the Mango Frooty. I had Frooty before I tasted Alphonso mango…

Exotic Mojito Brownies

Mojito is such a refreshing drink, cocktail or mocktail, either ways I love Mojito. A prefect summer drink which is always revitalizing. For me it’s Mojito any time of the year!  In this brownie recipe I have incorporated the flavors of Mojito. Both mint and lime together give a very refreshing feel and taste to…

Whole Wheat Bread

There are many recipes of whole wheat breads online. What makes my recipe special? Nothing actually, I’m just sharing my story of bread baking here. What I learnt with my bread baking. It might be useful to a complete newbie to bread baking. I started my bread baking journey less than two months back. I…

Bengali style Mango Chutney Cake

I love the sweet and tangy raw mango chutney which I look forward to every summer. Mango chutney was a must thing back home to finish our lunch with everyday. We had a huge mango tree in our house in Chennai which used to bear loads of delicious mangoes every year. With the raw mangoes…