Almond Torte 

My tea time is not complete without a piece of cake. So I decided to bake a torte made with almond flour and vanilla. It’s eggless and gluten free too . The sweet and nutty flavor of this torte is scrumptious. Before we get to the recipe let me show you how many different ways…

Apple Bajji – Fruit Fritters

Bajji is a very popular snack in India. This is basically either thinly sliced fruits or vegetables dipped in a very flavorful sweet or savory batter and deep fried until its golden brown and crispy. We make both sweet and savory versions of these fritters.  The sweet fritters are made with fruits like apples, bananas, sweet yellow plantains or…

Pie + Crisp = Berry Crispie

Wondering what is this crazy concoction?. I love fruit crisps and pies . Wanted to make something that has the best of both . Crispie is the result of this experiment. Wondering how it tastes ?  Let me tell you in one word “Crispie-licious” This whole experiment started with a pie crust which was sitting…

Rose Milk Popsicle

When summer comes everybody craves for a tasty summer treat.Generally Popsicles are made with fruit juices.In India we make ice pops with milk and cream. Rose milk is a summer drink which is very popular in India. I came up with some novel ways to serve it. ROSE MILK ICE POPS  1.Milk  ….. 2 cups 2.Evaporated milk…

Spicy Fruit Chaat ( salad)

You are wondering how can a fruit salad be spicy right?.We Indians like to spice up everything. Let me show you how to make this mouthwatering 4s fruit salad ( sweet, sour,salty and spicy ). It just tastes divine. First thing we have to do is to prep the fruits. Mango ……….1 Green apple …..1…

Ice cream Sundae 

After a brutal winter my kids are just waiting to have summer treats. You should see the excitement in their faces when we take them to our neighborhood ice cream shop. I wanted to create the same experience at home so I came up with this awesome idea.  It’s summer. Just the thought of ice…

If My Condensed Milk Could Talk

    Sweetened condensed milk is such a versatile product it is a must have in your pantry. you can use it to whip up a quick dessert or you can lick a spoonful just to quench your sweet cravings either way it tastes delicious. Let me list the 10 things I love about it   1….