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Confetti Candy (aka M&M) Cupcakes with Fudge Frosting (Eggless Recipe)

Baking cupcakes at home has spoiled us rotten, now none of the store bought ones match up and fall short of our quality and taste standards. Recently my sister ordered cupcakes from a local bakery for my niece’s birthday to give in her school. My niece didn’t even taste the cupcake 🙂 The cupcake was a little dry and the frosting was too greasy with no flavor. So moral of the story is to either stop baking at home or stop buying from outside. Today I’ve homemade cupcakes that I made for my daughter’s 15th month birthday. After experimenting with…

Eggless Black Forest Cake

Blogging Marathon# 33: Week 3/ Day 3 Theme: Eggless Cakes Dish: Eggless Black Forest Cake For the third day of BM# 33, we are celebrating my husband’s birthday with an eggless Black Forest Cake. He was travelling on his actual birthday, so we are celebrating it over the weekend. Black forest cake brings back fond memories of enjoying time with family and friends back home. This was the usual pastry that we used to order at a bakery next to our school and this was also our favorite cake to order for birthdays and other occasions. Cool cakes, like this…

Eggless Orange-Chocolate Cake with Orange Cream cheese Buttercream frosting

Eggless Orange & Chocolate cake — This is a very easy cake to make. Mix wet ingredients and dry ingredients separately, then mix them all together — no fuss, no mess recipe. And the final cake turned out very moist with a lovely crumb. It also held up to the frosting.

Halloween Whoopie Pies (Eggless Recipe)

For this month’s Home Baker’s Challenge, our host of the month Nalini Suresh @ Nalini’s Kitchen chose 5 spooky & yummy Halloween treats. When I saw the challenge the beginning of the month I felt like I should make all of them. But of course time slipped through my hands and in the end I was scrambling to find time to make at least 1 of the treats. After much deliberation, I ended up making these Halloween Whoopie Pies. I’ve never made whoopie pies and this challenge gave me a chance to make these cakey cookies. I didn’t have orange…

Eggless Chocolate Cake with Jam for a Celebration

May is a month of celebration in my real home and also in my virtual home. It happens to be my birthday month (yup.. I’m a tough Taurean 🙂 ) and of course there’s Mother’s day celebrations. It is also my blog anniversary month — Cook’s Hideout has completed 7 years of blogging. Blogging years seem to me like dog years. There are a quite a few blogs that were active at one time, but are no longer virtually alive. I feel like a veteran among many new and upcoming food bloggers. I have to thank my family for their…

Eggless Vanilla Cake for Wilton Course 1-Class 2

Blogging Marathon# 27: Week 4/ Day 5 Theme: Miscellaneous – Wilton Decorating Course 1 – Class 2 Dish – Eggless Vanilla Cake with Wilton Butter-cream frosting Wilton decorating course is a once a week 2 hour class for a total of 4 classes. For the second class, we were required to bring a 8″ cake and 2 recipes of butter-cream frosting ready to use in the class. This class focused on torting (slicing a cake into layers) and leveling a cake, frosting and then transferring a design on to it. Again we were asked to buy quite a few tools…