May 222017
Sausage Pigs in a Blanket with Pizza Dough |  Pigs in a Blanket, Easy 2-Ingredient Recipe

So I have this constant itch to play with pizza dough or bread dough. Its like playing with clay and moulding it into different shapes to create something mesmerizing. Last time when I was getting adventurous I ended up making Soft Pretzels. My son and husband both loved them. This time I had some friends ….Read More….

May 122017
Soft Pretzels | Crunchy Pretzels with Soft Centres with Cheesy Chives Dip

Making these Soft Pretzels on my bucket list for such a long time. I had seen this recipe of my Guru Laura Vitale ages back and I wanted to give it a try. So I was doing my weekly bread baking and made some extra dough which I could utilize for making soft pretzels for ….Read More….

Dec 062016
Apple Cinnamon Swirl Bread | Spiral Apple Bread with a Kiss of Sugar

It was an ordinary day when I was finishing my chores which involved baking a loaf of bread for the next three days. The creative part of me decided to do something offbeat therefore I kneaded some extra dough of my regular White Sandwich Bread . I let it proof till it doubled up. Then suddenly ….Read More….

Nov 062016
Pan De Muerto | Mexican Traditional Bread of the Dead for Dia De Muerto

Being a mother of a Mexican boy, I hold the burden to keep his Mexican traditions alive. October 31st – November 2nd is observed as Dia de Muertos or Day of the Dead in Mexico. Its an ancient Aztec Festival where the deceased are fondly remembered. Its very similar to Sharaad in India. Each household ….Read More….

Aug 012016
Peter Reinhart's Potato Rosemary Bread | Potato Boule with Roasted Garlic and Rosemary | Potato Rosemary & Garlic Bread with Biga

I have spent enough time in doing regular yeast breads. It was high time I started experimenting and coming out of my comfort zone. I mustered the courage to make my own Sourdough starter and guess what after a lot of effort finally my starter is ready and I am soon gonna bake a sourdough ….Read More….

Apr 042016
Italian Focaccia Bread with Strawberries | Strawberry Focaccia with Maple Caramelized Onions, Basil and Rosemary

My steal from Delhi were a few boxes of Strawberry, I utilized half of them to make my ultra delicious 3 ingredient Strawberry Jam and a few strawberries for Strawberry Cookies. I was left with handful strawberries so decided to do this Strawberry Topped Focaccia Bread. The topping also had some caramelized onions slowly cooked ….Read More….

Dec 142015
Pumpkin Buns | Pumpkin Puree Bread Buns | Spiced Pumpkin Buns

It wasn’t until Mexico happened that I discovered that pumpkin can be used in making sweets and desserts apart from the traditional Indian style savoury curries. It was then I started making Pumpkin Puree at home which is available in abundance specially around halloween, thanksgiving and christmas. I find it an amazing ingredient to make ….Read More….

Nov 062015
Stuffed Mushroom Cheesy Crack Bread | Cheesy Mushroom Pull Apart Bread

I needn’t say more about my obsession with mushrooms and breads. Clearly it is getting out of control. At least twice a week I want something mushroomy something bready in my meals. After doing the Mushroom Spinach Stuffed Braided Bread I bring you this Cheesy Mushroom pull apart bread. This was not planned but on my ….Read More….

May 172015
Bubliki | Russian Bagels with Poppy and Sesame Seeds

Some time back I had posted recipe of Classic Russian Borsch on my blog. I had also mentioned how my husband was fond of Bubliki, a Russian style Bagel during his early years in Russia. I wanted to make this bagel bread for him to unite him to his favourite childhood snack. I looked for ….Read More….

Dec 142014
Whole Wheat Sandwich Bread Recipe

I tried my hands numerous times to bake a perfect bread. After a lot of hit and trial I finally figured out what goes into that perfect loaf of bread. Since then I have been experimenting with new recipes and have stopped buying bread from market. Its been half a year now and I oo ….Read More….