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Cupcakes to die for #Flavoursome Tuesday

A cupcake is a small cake designed to serve one person, which may be baked in a small thin paper or aluminum cup. As with larger cakes, icing and other cake decorations such as fruit and candy may be applied. Wikipedia I must admit I have a weakness for cupcakes especially my three little cupcakes… Read More Cupcakes to die for #Flavoursome Tuesday

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Whatever happened to plain old sponge ! #FridayReflections

The other day I walked into a cake shop Nostalgic for vanilla sponge . But all I saw were cakes of chocolate Each one more exotic than the next! There was chocolate cake with swirls of butter cream – shaded in grades of chocolate Ombré I was told they called it while the next had… Read More Whatever happened to plain old sponge ! #FridayReflections

Festivals and celebrations, FOOD, Recipes

Eggs on Crisps & Happy New Year or Navroz Mubarak

  Today is Parsi New Year and Wow Dinga and Little Po are home as their schools are closed for this very special holiday. The Parsis, as we all know are originally from Iran.  They landed in Sanjan as a boat load of people wanting to escape persecution, looking for a place where they could… Read More Eggs on Crisps & Happy New Year or Navroz Mubarak

FOOD, Mumbai Diary

Mouth-watering cakes that can make any occasion truly special

Cakes make occasions special There are times when you can’t be present at someone’s special occasion. Or there are times when you want to make some one special feel really special. It could be your mom, your dad, a favourite aunt or uncle. It may be to celebrate a difficult deal you and your team… Read More Mouth-watering cakes that can make any occasion truly special

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Do you want a Hindu Chicken?

  Recently, while booking an airline ticket on a transatlantic flight I was asked if I wanted a Hindu Non-Veg Meal. Quite frankly, I was aghast. Isn’t this taking food preferences a bit too far? All I wanted a Non Vegetarian meal . It didn’t matter if it was Hindu or not . ” I… Read More Do you want a Hindu Chicken?