Chocolate Chunk Muffins

  Muffins are so versatile. They go well with afternoon tea or a Sunday brunch and even let you get away with calling chocolate as breakfast food! If you are one of those, simply cannot bend the no-chocolate-for-breakfast-rule then you can always substitute the chocolate with any fruit! A little lemon zest and some blueberries…

Hibiscus Cupcakes with Jam Filling

Happy Ganesh Chaturthi everyone! Here are some YUM cupcakes made with Lord Ganesha’s favourite flowers. This Hibiscus Jam can be used in so many ways. Wait for the next post! Hibiscus Cupcake with Jam Filling Makes 8 Cupcakes Ingredients For The Cupcake Base 1+1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup yogurt 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 tsp…

Lemon Melting Moments

Don’t you just love the freshness that citrus brings with it? I find so many recipes out there that use an essence and it leaves me wondering how the same freshness can be achieved with that. Another thing I have noticed is that many citrus dessert recipes are either sickly sweet or just too sour….

Salted Caramel and Chocolate Cake

  I love salted caramel! Combine that with chocolate and you’re in heaven! I have always been skeptical about making caramel, what with all the temperature precision and technicality. Well, if you feel just the way I do then you’re in for a treat! This recipe for caramel sauce is pretty easy and has nothing…

4 Ingredient Molten Nutella Lava Cake for Two

Real Men Bake. Period. Boys, the stomach is not just the way to a man’s heart but also to a woman’s! You’ll be surprised at the number of brownie points you gain for cooking up a dessert for your Significant Other. If you are looking to impress her with your cooking skills, which unfortunately are…

Pomegranate and Mint Overnight Oats

There are days when you just don’t have the time to sit down and have a hearty breakfast. You’ve got to leave for an early morning lecture or a meeting and more often than not, these are the times when we compromise on our health. We force ourselves to work on an empty stomach. I…

Plum Jam

Whenever a favourite fruit is about to go out of season, I run to the kitchen and jam it up in order to be able to enjoy it for just a little longer! Plums are in season. Not for long though. Action must be taken. This jam is so easy to make, all you need…

Dried Blueberries and White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

A few days ago I received a jar full of some wonderful dried blueberries. Even though these are so enjoyable as is, I wanted to incorporateΒ them into a recipe. After racking my brain over what I could possibly make with them, I came up with the idea of metamorphosing the classic “dried raisin and oatmeal…

Whole Wheat Chocolate Banana Bread

Banana bread is my favourite thing to make out of the β€œ20 Things You Can Make With Bananas”  considering how easy it is to make and the extra points it gets for going so well with tea! And of course, it saves you the guilt of having to throw bananas out when they turn the…