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Shortbread Cookies | Butter Cookies| Sugar Cookies | Eggless Cookies Recipe

Shortbread Cookies | Butter Cookies| Sugar Cookies | Eggless Cookies Recipe

Shortbread Cookies : Delicious melt in the mouth buttery cookies I love butter biscuits for their simplicity and yumminess. These shortbread cookies are made with just three basic ingredients- butter, sugar and flour . The key is to get the proportions right and to cream the […]

Coffee Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe: Eggless and Wholewheat Coffee Cupcakes

Coffee Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe: Eggless and Wholewheat Coffee Cupcakes

Eggless and wholewheat coffee chocolate cupcakes – Moist, chocolaty and with that coffee kick, perfect for every filter coffee fan. There was more than one reason to make these coffee chocolate cupcakes- one : my 4 year old wanted to bake a cake, two: I […]

Ragi Chocolate Cookies With Jaggery | Healthy Millet Jaggery Cookies

Ragi Chocolate Cookies With Jaggery | Healthy Millet Jaggery Cookies

Yummy eggfree millet flour cookies : I love ragi chocolate cookies and these chewy healthy cookies made with jaggery and a mix of millet flours taste absolutely divine. I like giving [and receiving] handmade and homemade goodies/presents. It has that personal touch which store bought gifts cannot compete with. These little […]

Baked Methi Khakhra -Traditional Gujarati Snack

Baked Methi Khakhra -Traditional Gujarati Snack

Crispy wafer thin Methi Khakhra with some ‘achaar’/ pickle makes a perfect combo. This is a simple yet delicious healthy snack. The ‘Methi Khakhras’ have the added flavour of dried fenugreek leaves, also known as kasuri methi. They may be made on a tawa / […]

Baked Maddur Vada- A Healthy Version Of The Famous Karnataka Snack

Baked Maddur Vada- A Healthy Version Of The Famous Karnataka Snack

A baked version of crispy chewy MADDUR VADA with a mix of healthy flours.   I always look forward to the these yummy crunchy chewy vadas while travelling from Bangalore to Mysore and back.  Maddur is a small town en-route and is famous for this delicious […]

Biryani Crackers/ Spicy Rice Crackers: Healthy and Baked Snack

Biryani Crackers/ Spicy Rice Crackers: Healthy and Baked Snack

Crunchy savoury rice crackers with the flavours of India Spicy rice crackers flavoured with traditional Indian spices and condiments. Biryani crackers are an excellent gluten free snack option.   It has been a while since I have posted something. ‘Morphyandme’ enjoyed a nice long break but […]

#3 Ingredient Gulab Jamun Cookies

#3 Ingredient Gulab Jamun Cookies

The buttery warm smell of freshly baked cookies always puts me in a great mood. I love cookies for the fact that they can be made with the simplest of ingredients and pretty much with anything in your kitchen pantry. Here’s another simple, super yum, buttery, crumbly cookie recipe for you. Ever tried the ready made gulab jamun mix to make cookies? I am sure you will after seeing these.

10 Minute Oats Unni-Appam/ Nei Appam

10 Minute Oats Unni-Appam/ Nei Appam

A few years back my son spent his summer hols with my parents in God’s own country- Kerala. Temple visits are our family’s favourite way to spend weekends and holidays. He specially loved visiting the Kottarakara Ganapathy temple. Ask him why and he would say they make the tastiest unni-appams ever. I think he has taken after me, in looking forward to tasty ‘temple prasadam’. Unni- appam/ Nei appam is a fried sweet dumpling usually made with a combination of rice flour, wheat flour, banana and jaggery. Grated coconut and cardamom is often added to bring in more flavour. These…

Oats and Apple Crumble Pie

Oats and Apple Crumble Pie

Craving for something sweet ? This humble yet delicious oats and apple crumble pie is sure to tingle your taste buds and not make you feel guilty about the indulgence either. Sounds good? The crunchy oats and toasted wheat germ crumble layered with sweet, moist slices of cinnamon coated apples is sure to make you feel warm and happy. This is also a great snack option for kids. The health benefits of oats is quite well known. Oats is rich in beta- glucan, a fiber that is known to help lower the levels of bad cholesterol. Wheat germ is an…

Mix And Bake – Eggfree Vanilla Cake

Mix And Bake – Eggfree Vanilla Cake

Baking is often a lot about technique and precision. You would see words like sieving, sifting, whisking, beating, creaming and folding in every cake recipe. A lot of my friends are simply bogged down by the ‘terms’ used and decide not to bake at all. And then there is also the job of measuring ingredients to a ‘T’. One thing I picked up from my mum’s kitchen is ‘freestyle baking’. She always used the regular kitchen cups and spoons for measuring ingredients. She would simply see a recipe and do it her way. “Nothing better than eye measurement”, she would…