Baked goods

Machine Bread Recipe

Machine Bread Recipe

How many times have you thought of baking your own bread? Every time I would pick up a loaf of bread at the grocery store, the list of ingredients used to make me cringe. So many chemicals to impart color and flavor! Read along for…

Baked Chicken Wings Recipe

Baked Chicken Wings Recipe

These are easy hot baked chicken wings for your next game night. Prepping is super easy and takes only 10 minutes. The prepped wings do need to be refrigerated for at least an hour to get the right amount of crispiness in the wings without…

Mawa Cake Recipe

Mawa Cake Recipe

This warm soft mawa cake with cardamom and nutmeg reminds me of Parsi bakeries in Mumbai. Merwan’s bakery has the best mawa cakes and this recipe is as close as I could get to those. The cake has a dense texture from mawa or milk…

Indian Dinner Rolls (Laadi pav) Bread Recipe

Indian Dinner Rolls (Laadi pav) Bread Recipe

Indian bread rolls or laadi pav was probably what I missed the most (after family) after leaving Mumbai. I took these dinner rolls for granted which is why I never tried baking them when I lived in India. Most breads available at local stores here…

Ground Lamb – Keema Puffs Recipe

Ground Lamb – Keema Puffs Recipe

Explore this Ground Lamb – Keema Puffs Recipe to make a wonderful weekend evening snack. Sometimes, I even make them for weekend brunch. You can surely make the lamb keema filling a few days in advance and store it for later use. Accordingly, I make the…

Russian Tea Cakes Recipe

Russian Tea Cakes Recipe

Russian tea cakes, also know as Italian wedding cookies or butterballs, are very popular around Christmas. Although they are called cakes, these are actually very crumbly cookies. They almost have a shortbread kind of a texture. I usually make three or four batches to distribute…

Minnie Mouse Birthday Cake

Minnie Mouse Birthday Cake

Made this cake for my girl’s birthday party. Fresh strawberries in the cake batter, fresh strawberry filling and a fluffy cream cheese frosting made it a delight.