Category Archives: Cake

Aquafaba sponge cake/Fluffy sponge cake

I have been a bit busy recently and was pushing aside this post for a long time. I had a domestic issue to tackle. Now, the situation is under control. I have also taken up a full-time job which is … Continue reading

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Very banana loaf/Banana-y bread

Banana bread is a pleasing way to extend the life of those overripe bananas. This bread is moist and delicious with loads and loads of banana flavor! It is a quick bread so there is no kneading or rising time … Continue reading

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Oreo and blueberry cheesecake

Cheesecake has a special place in my heart and home. It is a hot favorite in any party as it is fancy and tasty. I would never miss a chance to enjoy a slice. If people say, ‘no’, to this … Continue reading

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Rose and raspberry cake

Berries everywhere! The market is flooded with all kinds of berries. This is the best time to use berries as they come in fresh and sweet. They tend to get mushy and spoil in a short time, so I made … Continue reading

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Tres leches cake

Tres leches cake is something new to me as I have not tasted it before. The description of the cake made me feel that it would be a moist cake worth a try. This is the first time I am … Continue reading

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Pineapple upside down cake

I’ve always looked admiringly at all lovely pineapple upside down cakes and heaved a deep sigh! Sadly, I have not tasted one! I could not find one in any bakery near my place. It is easy to imagine the taste … Continue reading

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3 Valentine’s day cakes

One cake, 3 styles I was sarcastically against Valentines day for quite some time. Considering that I was liberated and should not be trapped into such senseless, commercial gimmicks, I brushed aside the day with utmost contempt. But of late, … Continue reading

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Chocolate cheesecake swirl brownies

Chocolate orange cheesecake brownie Last week end was a long one with Monday included and I went on a road trip to New York and had a wonderful time. We couldn’t ask for more…the weather was mild, sky was overcast … Continue reading

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No bake torte – my 100th post

        POST It is amazing how time flies! I started this blog just for fun but soon was hooked by it. This is my 100th post and cannot substantiate how much I have learned or how some readers have become … Continue reading

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Swiss roll/ sponge cake/ Japanese cake

Chocolate rolls When I was young, my dad used to come home for tea and bring a variety of cakes from a bakery near our house. He brings jam rolls often and I have marveled at its softness that melts … Continue reading

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