Category Archives: BAKINGRECIPES

chilli biscuits /savoury cookies(chili)/masala khara biscuits

chilli biscuits /savoury cookies(chili)/masala khara biscuits

chilli biscuits /savoury cookies(chili)/masala khara biscuitsWhen it comes to baking till now have not tried anything spicy but had already put bakery style salt biscuits in my space.It was an unusual experience for me to use coriander and curry leaves that too into baking.Its a famous khara biscuits available at all iyengar bakery shops and in some areas they call it as chilli biscuits. Mostly for chilli biscuits/Khara biscuits they don’t Continue reading

kesar nankhatai biscuits/eggless Indian cookies(nankatai)

kesar nankhatai biscuits/eggless Indian cookies(nankatai)

kesar nankhatai biscuits/egglessHome baking is truly an intoxicating affair that once you dig into this field you will never want to step out.Buying goods from bakery may sound comforting but after sometime you will realize that baking at home carries great value.The main thing is that at least you will know what ingredients are going into it.The regular nankatai is itself a very tasty addictive cookie.Adding saffron to this regular nanakhatai makes it so special.The fragrance and taste of kesar nankhatai biscuits Continue reading

eggless sweet bun recipe /tea buns(burger)/dinner rolls

eggless sweet bun recipe /tea buns/dinner rolls

eggless sweet bun recipeSome years before fondness for ordinary sweet buns were maximal that even petty tea shops will always have a regular stock of it.I have always had a special liking for these spongy soft buns.After a satisfying nap my mind always longs for a hot cup of tea with these special tea buns.Dipping each bite of bun into a hot cup of tea then slowly gulping even the last bit  is such a pleasure to enjoy.My fil(father in law)still is a big fan of these eggless sweet bun recipe Continue reading

zucchini muffins recipe /with walnuts

zucchini muffins recipe /with walnuts

zucchini muffins recipezucchini muffins recipeI got to see this new shop of farm fresh ooty vegetables here in our farmers market opened newly because for years only country vegetables were available in our farmers market.I was excited to see refreshing bunches of carrot,beetroot,celery,leeks and zucchini.I got yellow and green zucchin’s along with other veggies and returned home thinking of making some soup or bread with zucchini. Continue reading

ragi biscuits in oven /ragi flour cookies (finger millet)

ragi biscuits in oven /ragi flour cookies (finger millet)

ragi biscuits in oven /ragi flour cookies (finger millet)Thank god these millets are tiny and this becomes a major disadvantage that it cannot be processed and indirectly all the nutritional goodness are passed on to us.Its a born again kind of thing for millets because it was a perfect staple food for our ancestors in general which faded away during a period of time and overtaken by polished varieties of grains.Because of health awareness nowadays millets have gained momentum and as might be expected its versatility is well understood Continue reading