Eggless chocolate mousse

The most luscious, creamy, soft , decadent dessert is a mousse. I have always craved to make a perfect , airy, light mousse but I never got a chance to make it. But in recent lockdown times, baking is a regular affair. I had some leftover ganache in refrigerator from Father’s Day cake and some…

Quick Mango Ice Cream – Vegan

Summer is a time of ice-creams , sorbets and sherbets . But, mostly they are full of sugar , preservatives and fat. I like to make simple Ice lollies for my kids with fresh seasonal fruits. One of my favourite to make is a creamy vegan, gluten free, fat free quick mango ice cream. This…

Jaggery Digestive Cookies

We all try to eat healthy but the cookie lover hidden inside us makes us grab that one cookie which is loaded with refined sugars, all purpose flour and loads of butter. So, here I bring you a tasty , delectable, yummy option of a cookie made with the humble Jaggery or Gur which we…

Coconut oat cookies

Coconut flavour cookies taste yumm with a hot cup of tea. Add in the goodness of oats and honey and we get a healthy cookie. It’s crispy at bottom and soft and chewy in the centre. These chewy cookies are super delicious. I made them like regular cookies as my kids and father like them…

Walnut almond fudge

The most easy to make, quick, sinful , decadent and delectable no fail chocolate dessert is walnut almond fudge squares. It’s a no bake recipe, quickly done and super delicious. Walnuts and almonds are optional. You can use either of two, both or neither. You need good quality dark chocolate for this and not the…

Eggless Marble cake

Marble cakes look gorgeous and taste soft and delicate. They somehow take them to your childhood and they taste like the Britannia chocolate vanilla cake slices we used to get. For a school bake sale, I decided to make this sponge Chocolate Marblr cake and then glaze it with ganache and then top with some…

Soya tikka masala

The west in in love with chicken tikka masala but we vegetarians are always creative. My husband being a total Delhi – wala loves his soya chaap gravy with rumali roti. With the quarantine and all restaurants being closed , he has no chance to eat them. Enters my crazy brain and my love for…

Paneer tikka – oven baked

Panner tikka is a vegetarians go to snack at any party , festival or whenever they wana binge on snack. Its a super healthy , low carb , full on protein snack which is loved by everyone of any age. My kids prefer to eat them in morning breakfast on a day off. Its a…

Paneer Lababdar

My son is one of the most finicky eater I know. He doesn’t touch any healthy pumpkin, sunflower seeds nor almonds. All he loves is his paneer. So finally I decided to make his favourite paneer lababdar with a gravy full of nutrition. Rather than adding cashew-nuts , I decided to add various types of…

Mango ice cream

Summers are here, mango is in season and kids are demanding ice cream. Rather than giving them store bought ones I prefer to make fresh homemade ones. I have two ice cream recipes , one is a two ingredient sorbet kind mango ice cream and one is with milk and cream. This recipe is the…

Basic sponge cake

Sponge cakes are the multi purpose cakes. They for the base for any frosted cake, puddings, desserts or can be eaten just like that. I am sharing a simple yet fool proof recipe for a vanilla sponge cake. This sponge cake formed the base for my pineapple cream cake in the picture. A must keep…

Dal Makhni – Bukhara style

Dal Makhni or Dal Bukhara is one of the most famous vegetarian dish of India. Even prime ministers and president of many countries have tried this recipe when in India. It’s one of main dish people make at any festive occasion and its the favourite of most of Indians be it vegetarians or non vegetarian….

Gulab jamun

I have rarely come acrosss anyone who doesn’t like these wonderful pieces of soft , pillow of sweetness dunk in sugar syrup. Some like it warm, some like it cold but everyone relish it.This is my daughter’s favourite sweet and I always thought it to be most difficult dessert. But once, I saw Chef Ranveer…

Coconut rose modak

While I was making modaks, my daughter wanted to make some for Bappa. We decided upon her making the coconut modaks, which are made in 10 minutes. They involve zero cooking and are best to keep kids engrossed in making this awesome modaks. If you want more Modak recipes, try out the following links: Mawa…

Dry fruit modak – sugarfree

I have decided to go sugar-free for a year and the festival seasons make me crave for desserts. I decided to make these sugar-free dry fruits Modak, filled with nutrition and super easy to make. Try these modaks and they will be your guilt-free eats anytime of day and at any festival. These modaks are…

Mawa Modak

Ganesh Chaturthi is here. Festive season is to begin and it fills my heart with joy and my head with ideas to make desserts. Indian sweets are one of the best sweets as they are eggless, healthy , gluten free and yummilicious. This is the 50th recipe on my blog and its special to me….

Besan modak

Besan Modak are my son’s favourite modak. He loves to eat them once a week and its super easy to make them. I prefer giving him this rather than any other outside dessert. Its a gluten free healthy modak recipe and you can make and enjoy in every festival. If you want to make more…