October Favourites (along with Chilled glasses of Kesar Shrikhand/Saffron infused Yoghurt Dessert)

October Favourites (along with Chilled glasses of Kesar Shrikhand/Saffron infused Yoghurt Dessert)

One of the most exciting things that I was looking forward to in 2020 was re-starting my cooking classes in association with Foodie Trails. I was really thrilled about the fact that I could cook and share my knowledge of Indian food with other food lovers. Then the pandemic struck. It was a difficult pill [...]

Strawberry Jelly (with Chambord Liqueur) and Vanilla ‘Semifreddo’ Custard

Strawberry Jelly (with Chambord Liqueur) and Vanilla ‘Semifreddo’ Custard

2015 has been an incredible year so far. The first post of the year was this berrylicious semifreddo and in all likelihood, today’s semifreddo might be the last post for this year. Not at all planned and a big irony that both the dishes turn out to be desserts. A fellow foodie recently asked me, [...]

Masala Chai Semifreddo served with Crushed Pistachios and Fresh Figs

Masala Chai Semifreddo served with Crushed Pistachios and Fresh Figs

Surprised seeing another dessert so soon? Honestly, I am too….. This masala chai semifreddo is the result of inspiration striking from several different quarters! First, there has been a lot of ‘semifreddo’ talk on Masterchef this season, and then there was this amazing masala chai ice cream by ‘A Brown Table’. But what really made [...]

Ice Cream Terrine with Raspberries, White Chocolate and Pistachios

Ice Cream Terrine with Raspberries, White Chocolate and Pistachios

I do not believe in New Year Resolutions! One of the biggest lessons life has taught me is to stop making plans. I have always been a fairly methodical person, organized, neat and a great maker of carefully planned to-do-lists. I am still all of these; but I have also realized, over the years, that [...]