Posts Tagged ‘bake’

Cranberry bread-cake

What do you do when you are completely at a loose end, not  knowing where to pick up after a break… you bake. That seemed to be the only thing that would lift the inertia a little bit. And Saturday morning seemed ideal to start! And I did not figure if this was a cranberry […]

Blueberry cheesecake bars

I know! It has been forever since I posted a recipe here, innit? Blame it entirely on new and exciting stuff (well, some not so exciting, just plain old work) that’s pretty much taken over the hours of the day and the days of the week for me… This totally easy and deelish cheesecake bar […]

Cherry crumble

The cherry, Red. Very red. Exotic in the occident. Rumour has it that it’s a sour fruit. Very photogenic, especially when photographed with the slender stems of two cherry fruits joined at the top to form a very elegant V. Ok ok, I haven’t cooked with cherries before, so they did seem rather exotic when I […]

Veggie hot pot

It’s been a while folk! And I only have the craziness of our daily schedules to blame from this uncharacteristic absence from STB. I think after the hols I’ve just got too embroiled in the daily grind of getting stuff ready for the older one’s school and the younger one’s all-day needs that putting fingers […]

WICKED Chocolate Ganache Pie

chocolate ganache pie

This is the wicked dark chocolate desert I made for my friend Ayesha’s baby shower. The recipe is from my sister Aparna. – Devika Ganapathy

Snack in a box, potato wedges

potato wedges

Kids loooooove potatoes, mostly! Sid does and he loves baked potato wedges. I’ve always made these for breakfast, with eggs, but figured it’d make a good snack for a short break at school too! You need about 40 minutes time in the morning to get this done from scratch, but you don’t have to be busy […]

Stock the kitchen: Fruit from the Nilgiri hills

Nilgiri’s has introduced fresh fruit, in a bottle. I love the brown paper and earthy color packaging. There are cherries, peaches, grapes, strawberries and more! Use them in pies or simply top on bread, chapatis, even ice cream for a yummilicious dessert!

Kid stuff! Carrot cake

carrot cake

This cake’s sweet and carries the goodness of carrots. Perfect for kids.