Chocolate Banana Bread for #Choctoberfest

This Chocolate banana cake is moist, fudgy and very chocolaty. Great to use up those ripe bananas and perfect as on the go snack. Can’t believe today is the last day for this year’s Choctoberfest. There is a lot of anticipation for the event and then it’s done before we know it. So for the…

Spinach Sandwich Rolls for #BreadBakers

Naturally colored Spinach Sandwich rolls are soft with great crumb and are perfect for any kind of sandwich. We are baking with natural colors this month for ‘Bread Bakers’ event. Our lovely host Chef Mireille wanted us to color our breads naturally with either fruit or vegetable puree. Along with adding pretty color, the veggie…

Wholewheat Hot Cross Buns Recipe

These whole-wheat hot cross buns are soft, fluffy and oh-so delicious. Today is the last day for this week’s theme ‘Whole grain recipes’. So after a week long salads and other savory whole grain dishes, today I have a sweet treat. These wholewheat hot cross buns are soft, fluffy and absolutely delicious. These are sweet…

Sheermal (Vegan Recipe)

Sheermal is an rich aromatic flatbread flavored with saffron and ground cardamom. For the second day of blogging marathon under ‘Sweet Flatbreads’ theme, I made some rich and aromatic flatbread called Sheermal. These are traditional flatbreads  of Persion origin — frequently made in Iran. They brought them to India and this bread is made popular…

Sweet Focaccia with Dried Fruit Recipe

This Sweet Focaccia studded with dried fruit makes for a delicious tea time snack. We are starting a new week of Blogging marathon today and I picked a very interesting theme. Valli has asked us to make ‘Sweet flatbreads’ and I was intrigued by the idea of trying some delicious flatbreads that are sweet instead…

Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel Bites for #BreadBakers

These Pretzel Bites rolled in Cinnamon Sugar are highly addictive and perfect after-school snack for the kids. We are baking ‘Pretzels’ for the first Bread Baker’s challenge of the year. Our lovely host Stacy (Food Lust People Love) wanted us to bake some pretzels – either traditional or get creative with them. So I made…

100% Whole Wheat Bread Recipe for #BreadBakers

100% Whole wheat bread that is moist, tender and studded with Walnuts. Great as toast and for sandwiches. I am sure all of you are in the middle of holiday baking frenzy this month. Our host for Bread Bakers, Kalyani (from Sizzling Tastebuds), asked us to bake a wholegrain holiday bread. I think my brain…