I have been inspired by all the beautiful blogs out there and adapted from there. Some of them, I have been making at home for years now and they are like a staple now. Thanks for dropping by. Hope you enjoy cooking these lovelies as I did.



Apple Pie                                                                                                                                                                         

Nan Khatai – The Desi Short Bread

Bread and Butter Pudding

Chocolate Cup Cake with Chocolate Frosting

Carrot Cake

Berry Delight

Chocochip and Oats Cupcakes

Spiced Cookies

Chocolate Butter Milk Pound Cake

Whole Wheat and Oats Cookies

Apple Kheer (Gayathris)                                                                                                                                           

Chocolate Savoury Biscuits ( to be had with caramel sauce)

Rum and Raisin Rice Pudding

Peanut Butter Scones

Walnut Biscotti ( as adapted from David Lebovitz’s Chocolate & Almond Biscotti)

No Bake, Eggless, Strawberry Cheese Cake

Granola Bars

Chocolate Nut Biscotti

Chai Spice Cup cakes

Thumbprint cookies

Lemon Blueberry Banana Bread

Devil’s Food Cake

Aval Kozhachathu

Chatti Pathiri- Sweet filled and layered Crepes


Apple Jelly Pudding

Rice Pudding in Coconut Milk and Jaggery

Vanilla- Chocolate Pudding

A Pear & Chocolate Tart

Chocolate Truffles

Dark & White Chocolate Torte

Stone Fruit Tea Cake

Pavlova- Guest Post

Apple Cake

Saffron-Mango Icecream

Muffin Mondays: Granola Muffins


Muffin Mondays: Jam Filled Muffins

Muffin Mondays : Zucchini & sesame seeds muffins

Muffin Mondays : Olive Oil Muffins

Dorie Greenspan’s Marbled Loaf Cake

Cinnamon Buns

Paal Payasam / Rice Pudding

Muffin Mondays: Rocky Road Muffins


Nutella Pots

Muffin Mondays : Chocolate Brownie Muffins


The Black Forest Cake

Muffin Mondays : Oreo Muffins

Carrot pudding/ Gajar ka Halwa

Strawberry Ice cream (eggless)

Almond Biscotti

Fruit & Nut Mini Loaves

Muffin Mondays : Hazelnut and Cherry Jam Muffins

Chocolate Mascarpone Mini Cups

White Chocolate and Cinnamon infused Orange Cheesecake

Chocochip Banana Bread

Hot Cross Buns – Fresh from the Oven – April 2012

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes ( with white chocolate frosting)

Raspberry Brownies

Baguette Butter Pudding

Nutella & Peanut Butter Palmiers

No-Bake Blackberry Cheesecake

Cherry & Apricot Oats Cookies


Pathiri & Tomato Curry


Pineapple Macaroni

Bread Swirls

Chicken bow tie pasta

Parsley Hummous

Macaroni & Cheese

100% Whole Wheat Bread

Pao Bhaji

Vegetable & Paneer Quiche


Nigella Lawson’s Bread

The summer salad/platter

Vegetable Lasagna

Wholemeal Loaf

Tomato-Feta Salad

Aloo Tikki

Bhel Puri

Dahi Puri

Baigan Bhartha Pizza 

Kadala ( chickpeas) Masala Curry

Sambar ( Vegetable curry in spices, coconut and tamarind)

Avial  ( Mixed vegetable in Yogurt and grated coconut)

Kalan ( Vegetable in yogurt, pepper and grated coconut)

Cabbage Thoran (Cabbage stir fry)

Erisherri ( Pumpkin in coconut gravy)

Chinese Fried Rice (Chicken)

White Bean Salad

Lavash Crackers

Spaghetti with Chicken Meatballs

Peter Reinhart’s Pizza Dough

Rosemary & Potato Dinner Rolls

Couscous with raisins and pinenuts

Bagels for Fresh from the oven- February 2012


Pita Bread for Fresh from the Oven – June 2012

6 Responses to “Recipes”

  1. Meghna February 24, 2011 at 9:11 am #

    Looking forward to see some recipis too 🙂

    • Anita Menon February 24, 2011 at 9:14 am #

      That page is still work in progress:)

      But there are lots of recipes on my weekly update section of my blog.

      Thanks for stopping by

  2. Nikhil Merchant June 3, 2011 at 11:36 am #

    That nan khatai recipe took me back to the old days when my granpa used to bring em over as a treat ! nostalgic …

  3. heena October 6, 2011 at 12:54 am #

    Anniee….awwesome…i love to read u…:)


  4. Choc Chip Uru February 25, 2012 at 1:57 pm #

    You have a lot of wonderful recipes on your blog – I am Indian too so desi pride 😀
    Can’t wait to explore!

    Choc Chip Uru
    Latest: Two Twix Fudgy ‘Whities’

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