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Red Velvet Cake [ Egg-free, Whole  Wheat And No Artificial Colour]

Red Velvet Cake [ Egg-free, Whole Wheat And No Artificial Colour]

Kyu Ki Baby Ko BEET Pasand Hai !! Sounds cheesy I know but I somehow couldn’t stop myself from writing that. This cake got me super excited. The perfect colour, the right balance of sweet and tart, oh the crumb! To top it all an egg free, whole wheat version without any artificial colour. A couple of day’s back I happened to attend a meet, which focused on healthy baking. While chatting about colour doused red velvet cakes, I couldn’t help noticing the expression of a lady who absolutely loves red velvet cakes. This one is for you Madhuri. Here’s…

Hot Milk ‘BEETROOT’ Cake

Hot Milk ‘BEETROOT’ Cake

I absolutely love using beets in bakes. I have used them in various ways- in the form of beetroot juice, beetroot powder and this time I decided on pureed beets. Every single time, I am amazed how this humble vegetable not only gives the cake that subtle ‘sweet earthy flavour’ but also a delicious moist crumb. Well there is also another reason why I am so stuck on this veggie, oh that gorgeous colour! You should have seen that stunning purple pink batter. I always hope that one fine day I would get that in a bake. But for now…

Beetroot Chocolate Cupcakes

Beetroot Chocolate Cupcakes

I tried this the first time a few months back. Before i knew it, my kids had pounced upon them and they disappeared in five minutes flat. The cupcakes are moist and spongy. I specially love the sheen on top and the mesh like bottom. The colour is a lovely chocolaty-red. The beet root juice gives the