Food

Aloo Chana Chaat (Potato & Chickpea Salad)

Chaat is often eaten in South Asian homes as an afternoon snack or served to guests. It is very easy to make and very...

Ran Masala Lamb Leg

South Asians are amongst the most hospitable hosts in the world. They will cook several dishes when guests are coming for dinner. The number...

Kaju ki Barfi (Cashew Barfi)

There are many varieties of Barfi, from plain old vanilla to coconut ones and then there is the expensive and rich varieties that have...

Chocolate Caramel Cake

This is a lip-smacking chocolate cake that can be eaten at any time during the day, although personally I like it in the afternoon...

Peanut Butter Brownies

These are extremely easy to make and make for easy packing in kids lunch boxes, and are yummy afternoons pick me ups. I always...

Brooklyn Blackout Cake

This is the perfect cake if you are dying for an intense chocolate flavor. It originated as its name suggests in Brooklyn, New York. It...

Rhubarb and Pear Crumble

My family loves crumble in all forms. Come Fall and out come all the crumble or crisp recipes as they call it here in...

Lemon baked cheesecake

This is an easy way to make baked cheesecake. You can replace or even leave out the lemon and add some other flavoring you...

Shortbread Fingers

I grew up eating Walkers Shortbread biscuits, a Scottish brand that is found all over the world and probably recognized as the second trademark...

Carrot Cake

To me carrot cake has always brought back images of 19th century England or early 20th century USA. It evokes images of Jane Austen’s...

Monkey Bread

This is a soft sticky pastry dough that I discovered in the USA, which is usually eaten at breakfast. It is similar to cinnamon...

Salted Caramel Cakes

I love baking these with my kids. They love playing with the chocolate, half of which goes into their mouths! And I feel I...

Sparkling Blackberry Drink

Fresh Blackberries when they are in season are amongst the best anti-oxidants you can get. This drink allows you to drink the required 8...

Fresh Strawberry Lemonade

Freshly made strawberry lemonade will bring back memories of childhood.  Summer holidays, no school, playing with friends with lots of free time to run...

Pomegranate, Ginger & Lemon infused water

I think it was eating pomegranate that got Eve thrown out of heaven not apples, because this fresh, succulent fruit has heavenly juices. In...

Ginger, Grapefruit, Carrot and Apple Fresh Juice

This is a juice that can be made fresh all year round. It is good to drink on any occasion and helps to reboot...

Orange Layer Cake

I have loved baking since I was 13, and my family have often been guinea pigs for my recipes. This is a fresh melt...

Almond and Banana Smoothie

This is a healthy smoothie full of nutritious goodness that can help in controlling weight, diabetes, asthma and help to reduce blood pressure.  You...

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