Monthly Archive: December 2014

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How to soften butter for Cakes and Cookies

SharePin11Tweet+1Yum11 Shares When it comes to baking all the recipes call for “ingredients at room temperature” and people often tend to overlook this step. Why is this step so important – let’s dig deep look into this concept and find out the connection between room temperature...

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How to store Cilantro leaves

SharePin9Tweet+1Yum9 Shares Have a large bundle of cilantro herbs on hand and wondering how to store Cilantro leaves. Follow these step by step process and storing cilantro could be a breeze. Cilantro/coriander leaves is a very flavorful herb and it taste good only if it...

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Blueberry Cake Recipe

Share31Pin7.0KTweet+112Yum197.1K Shares Beautifully moist blueberry pound cake that is hearty and requires only a few ingredients to prepare!! A perfect combination of blueberry and cream cheese that turn onto a tender moist cake. New year is around the corner and I am all set to make a super moist blueberry...

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Pinwheel Cookies

Share10Pin23Tweet+11Yum34 Shares Pinwheel cookies – rich and tasty vanilla and cocoa swirl cookies. Holiday season is around the corner so how about these deliciously flavored pinwheel cookies. Making them is so much fun. Even your kids are going to enjoy baking these stunning cookies. Below version...

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Chatpati Cone Chaat Recipe

Share164Pin2.0KTweet+181Yum362.2K Shares A savory snack made with the combination of tangy chutneys and potato balls. While doing my grocery shopping I came across sweet cream roll in the frozen section and thought of giving it a try but with a twist – Chatpati Cone Chaat...

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Make Bati without oven/Tandoor

Share28Pin95Tweet+13Yum18144 Shares I have been asked many times – How can we make bati without oven/ tandoor ? In my earlier recipe I have shown baati being cooked in the oven. Today let’s learn how baati can be cooked without oven. It’s very simple –...

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Kadai Paneer Recipe

Share3Pin65Tweet+1Yum68 Shares Today’s dish is one of my favorites, Kadai Paneer – a most popular dish often ordered at a restaurant. It’s a flavorful dish where paneer cubes are sauteed with vibrantly fresh bell peppers and seasoned with aromatic spices. A flavor packed dish where Paneer, capsicum &...

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Falafel stuffed in Pita pockets

Share6Pin15Tweet+12Yum124 Shares It’s raining tonight and my taste buds are craving for some Greek food today – what could be better than Falafel stuffed in Pita bread pockets! Yum. Falafel is traditionally a Middle Eastern food where fried Garbanzo beans fritters is served with cucumber- yogurt sauce (tzatziki sauce). For...

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How to make pita bread or pita pockets

Share6Pin33Tweet+11Yum2464 Shares Pita breads are a great way of enjoying your favorite appetizers. Pita bread is nothing but a straightforward bread dough recipe where wheat flour, yeast, milk are combined together to form a soft dough. Let the dough rise, covered for about 2-3 hours and it will almost...

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Cocktail snack – Potato Balls

Share14Pin99Tweet+11Yum32146 Shares Start your party off with this simple and perfect appetizer!! No fancy ingredients- pretty simple and easy to make. Boiled and mashed potatoes are combined with poha (flattened rice), paneer and spices to prepare these irresistibly delicious cocktail snacks. A crowd pleaser recipe which will garnish you praises...

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How to remove seeds and pulp from tomatoes

SharePin1Tweet+1Yum1 Shares Recipe calls for a pulp free tomato – but how to do it? Follow 5 easy steps below and you can get rid of tomato pulp and seeds, but don’t throw them – use them to cook vegetables.Tomato contains a lot of liquid and...

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Katori Chaat Recipe

Share946Pin5.6KTweet+189Yum26.6K Shares Need an appetizer or snack for a party, try katori chaat recipe or tokri chaat!!  ‘Katori or tokri’ refers to a bowl or canopies that are filled with potatoes and chutneys and ‘chaat’ is the term used for savory Indian street snacks. No doubt making the...

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Eggless cake recipe

Share57Pin3.1KTweet+1Yum3.2K Shares Eggless cake recipe – Tested and tried recipe. A perfect teatime cake which is super moist and has the right amount of sweetness. Have been baking this cake since my Home science days (using regular flour and more of baking powder) and every...