Chick pea coconut and orange cake – Gluten free

I have a friend who is allergic to gluten.Each time,I would bake a cake,she couldn’t eat.This used to dishearten me as she loved cakes but couldn’t eat when everyone else was just becoz she was allergic.Then,I thought why not bake something new that is gluten-free.There came this idea of baking a gluten-free cake.The main ingredients that…

Chhuhara malpua- Dates Pancakes

Malpuas are the Indian pancakes served as a dessert.They are usually made on auspicious occasions and festivals like Holi.These are usually made by crushing ripe bananas in a batter of flour,milk or water and them immersing them in a sugar syrup.In this recipe of mine,I have slightly modified the process by making it more healthy.I…

Sattu satrangi – Roasted gram flour savoury juice

Sattu is toasted gram flour used extensively in many parts of India.It is a nutritious indigenous drink and has cooling effect on the body as well. It is widely used in many sweet and savoury dishes. Sattu is also known as “Desi Horlicks” in the state of Bihar. Being from Bihar,I have been drinking this…

Fruity Lollies

When the heat is scorching and you don’t feel like eating anything,fruit lollies find their ways. A worry-free lolly packed with goodness.Almost everyone, be it a kid or an adult gets to enjoy this flavoured,healthy and tasty lollies.Made with no added sugars,no added preservatives and no added colourant,its a full proof healthy dose to beat…

Fried Ice cream

Fried ice cream is an amazing conflict in the world of desserts.Crispy  warm shell with a smooth chilling ice cream within.I loved this way of eating ice-creams. Let me share my way of making these easy eggless fried ice-cream balls. Ingredients 2 scoops Vanilla ice-cream 2 slices of wholemeal bread 1 tsp Cinnamon powder Oil…

Mango Mania

Slurrpppp!!!!!!!!!!!!Its mango season again.As the temperature is increasing,there’s a thirst for healthy and tasty smoothies to keep us coooooooool. What else can be in the menu other than the yummy mango.I wait for the mango season like crazy.Mangoes are the best when I count for fruits.We can have them in any forms- tangy dips,mango jellies,mango…

Veggie samosa

Samosa,one of the favourites for all ages,amongst all snacks.Its a savoury dish with an outer cover and an inner filling.The filling can be simply anything of your choice.It can be only potatoes,mixed veggies along with potatoes,noodles,pastas,minced meat etc. It is best served with green chutney,imli(tamarind) chutney or the tomato chutney.I love them with hot and…