Melting Moments Cookies

My favourite kind of cookies are not like these melting moments cookies which just melt and you need another one immediately. I love the chewiness of an oatmeal raisin and the pop bursts of a chocochip cookie. But this cookie is an absolute favourite with my husband and daughter. That is as good as any…

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Cumin flavoured Cookies

Jeera biscuits or cumin cookies are one of my favourite snack. Add a cup of masala chai and it is absolute bliss, especially on a rainy day. It is easy to make and is a good option for baking with kids. Hand them some cookie cutters and let them enjoy making multiple shapes with this…

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Seeded Sourdough Boule

One of the most common questions I am asked is how to bake bread with whole wheat flour. I must admit that I am not a fan of whole wheat bread, especially made with those available in India. Yet every once in a while I try to bake with whole wheat. This is mostly a…

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Sourdough Bread with tomatoes and thyme

This is a very special and significant post for me. This easy sourdough bread with tomatoes and thyme was my first sourdough bake ever. I had struggled to make a starter and then when I did I immediately baked my first loaf. Today I can see how many mistakes I made with it but at…

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Stiff Dough Sourdough Bread

The best part of baking sourdough bread is that it can be adapted to any schedule, weather and time. I love this stiff dough sourdough bread because it is perfect to bake during the Indian summer when the chances of over proofing are so high. What is a stiff dough sourdough bread? A stiff dough…

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Peas Paneer Paratha

My dish for today is green peas paratha with paneer. My daughter loves paratha of any kind. In other words, if it is round and topped with ghee it can easily be named paratha and she would eat it. So as any mother would, I manage to stuff all kinds of vegetables in the parathas…

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