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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…

Eggfree and Wholewheat Chocolate cake

Eggfree and Wholewheat Chocolate cake

I always seize the opportunity to showcase the ‘healthier’ way to bake. And a good chocolate cake never fails to impress. Aardra has a school event tomorrow. And guess what she’s dressing up as? My almost four year old would make the cutest baker ever. To make her ‘bakery’ more realistic, mommy baker has decided to send across loads of home-baked healthy goodies. One of which is this super chocolaty whole wheat and egg free cake. Most people feel the ‘wheaty’ after taste, more so in their heads than in their mouth. So the best way to convince them how…

Tutti Frutti Cake [ Eggfree and Part Wholewheat]

Tutti Frutti Cake [ Eggfree and Part Wholewheat]

I love simple tasty cakes and so does everyone in my family. The Whole wheat tutti frutti cake I made ages ago was quite a hit and loads of people tried the recipe with successful results. Last night I decided to make it again to send it over for my husband’s colleagues. Well I am so bad at following recipes, I don’t even follow my own! So after a quick look, I did my own thing and this turned out just as yum. Thought I would share this version with you guys too. Like always ‘simple does it’.

Jowar Whole Wheat Ruggelach With Variety Fills

Jowar Whole Wheat Ruggelach With Variety Fills

The cookie dough of Ruggelach is made of cheese, flour, butter and sugar. I love the fact that you can just about add any kind of filling to go with it. They are perfect for this festive season and the kids will love them. So next time you have that last bit of cheese or paneer left , you know what

Whole Wheat Oats And Raisin Cookies

Whole Wheat Oats And Raisin Cookies

These cookies are loaded with goodness. The crunchiness of the oats goes perfectly well with the sweet chewy raisins. Added to that they are whole wheat. Totally healthy and filling. What more can you ask for? This is one cookie recipe that will always remain special for me. As a part of the ‘ bak

Rich Fruit Cake- Eggfree Christmas Fruit Cake Recipe

Rich Fruit Cake- Eggfree Christmas Fruit Cake Recipe

With Christmas around the corner, all i hear these days is ‘ rich plum cake’- The traditional rum soaked dry fruits filled festive Christmas cake . Just thinking about it makes one hungry for a bite isn’t it?? Not using eggs or alcohol, but still getting as close as possible to this festive bake, se

Omum Biscuit/ Ajwain Savoury sticks

Omum Biscuit/ Ajwain Savoury sticks

If you are a regular to any old traditional bakery, you would definitely be familiar with this. My mom was visiting me today and i know this is one of her favorites. Crunchy, sweet, salty and full of flavour, a bite of it takes you back in time . A cup of my special ginger tea, these biscuits, mom a

Whole Wheat Pumpkin Cupcakes

Whole Wheat Pumpkin Cupcakes

I have been wanting to make something interesting with pumpkin ever since i saw all these super yum Halloween special recipes. With the elder kids off to school and the littlest one fast asleep, i ended up doing what i like best – ‘baking’. I had put them in the oven in no time. And in another twent

Whole Wheat Chocofills

Whole Wheat Chocofills

Close your eyes and imagine biting into an ordinary looking cookie and finding your mouth filled with fudgy chocolate. Heavenly isn’t it?? My 8 year old had been requesting for a ‘dark fantasy’ kind of cookie and this is what i came up with.  You might sometimes wonder what to do with the last bit o

White Chocolate Volcano Cookies

White Chocolate Volcano Cookies

Yup i know that’s a funny name for a cookie. But the way the the white chocolate filling oozed out from the center reminded me of a volcanic eruption – the cracked crater and the hot lava rushing out. Am guessing you can totally picture it. The whole wheat chocolate cookie is crispy crunchy all over