Chicken in Chilly Orange  Sauce

    Less than 50 days to Christmas – a few special dishes to start planning your menu. Chicken in chilly orange sauce -it’s tasty, has a lovely citrusy flavour, can get the bite of flavour from the chilly flakes and above all just yumm. I wait for Sunday afternoon lunch, it’s the only meal…

Crunchy Coffee Custard

It’s a special bond that spans the years, through laughter, worry, smiles and tears.  A sense of trust that cannot be broken, a depth of love sometimes unspoken, A lifelong friendship- built on sharing, hugs and kisses, warmth and caring, Mother and daughter – their hearts as one, A link that can never be undone.  Happy…

Coffee and Cinnamon cake

“Happiness is knowing there is cake in the oven.” A cake baked at home makes any occasion feel more joyful and more special. According to Martha Stewart- using the freshest and best quality butter, eggs, chocolate, vanilla and spices makes all the difference to a cake. Somehow when it comes to baking a cake, whether…

Banana Walnut Pancakes

Pancakes are also called griddle cakes, flapjacks and hot cakes. Pancakes are generally served at breakfast time with butter and maple syrup as accompaniments or as a dessert with any kind of seasonal fruit sauce. The difference between a crepe and a pancake is that the batter for crepes have to be kept for several…

The Craft of Cooking – My Way

For some time now there has been a lot of pressure from sisters and family and friends, around me to start a blog where I could share my recipes and take you along with me through this wonderful culinary journey of mine. Baking is  an art in which anyone can master with a little patience,…