Beat the Heat series ~ Watermelon Mojito Popsicles

Remember when as children, everyone strained their ears for the tinkle of the bell that the ice cream vendor would sound? Kids would rush out and pick their favourite frozen treat. Popsicles are by far one of the easiest things to make. It is as simple as making a fruit crush/ juice and freezing it … Continue reading Beat the Heat series ~ Watermelon Mojito Popsicles

Beat the Heat Series ~ Rose Falooda

This blogging is a dangerous activity, yes it brings you in touch with like minded people, you make friends, you connect offline, but it also means that you can get quite obsessed with making / cooking what someone else is eating because you are bombarded with pictures or descriptions! R of Hungry and Excited blog, … Continue reading Beat the Heat Series ~ Rose Falooda

Eating with the Seasons ~ Custard Apple Icecream {No Cooking}

One of the only fruits that I love but frustrates me is Sitaphal or Custard Apple. So much jaw work and while the fruit is tasty, the ones with a lot of seeds can leave you with a sore mouth! The season lasts just a few weeks and all over Hyderabad one can see vendors … Continue reading Eating with the Seasons ~ Custard Apple Icecream {No Cooking}

Valentine’s Day Trifle ~ Chocolate Cake and Strawberries

Yes I know that Chocolate and Strawberries are a Valentine's day cliche.... but they are a cliche for a reason. They taste so bloody good together! So if you want a really quick to put together dessert to celebrate this day of love... or a quick and easy dessert to make ahead when you have … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Trifle ~ Chocolate Cake and Strawberries

A Crowd Pleaser ~ Oreo Cookie Shake

As a child,  I loved Goldspot so much, that I braved the unpleasant burps after drinking it. Am not much of a drinker... I don't crave hot or cold drinks although my morning cup of freshly filtered coffee is sacred. I savour it in the silence of the morning and it gives me the energy … Continue reading A Crowd Pleaser ~ Oreo Cookie Shake

Recipe for White Chocolate Panna Cotta {Gelatin Free} with Raspberry Sauce

Pictures in this post taken by my friend A who blogs here Panna Cotta has been a dessert that has captured my imagination for a while now. All those lovely creations accross the blogosphere have not helped either. The very thought of spooning "cooked cream" into my mouth sometimes had me salivating. But you really … Continue reading Recipe for White Chocolate Panna Cotta {Gelatin Free} with Raspberry Sauce