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A kheer that Bugs Bunny would devour


While those gorgeous red carrots, popularly known as Delhi carrots, are in season you need to make this kheer! It’s my grandmum’s recipe, used to be one of her signature dishes, and while I’m not much of a kheer person I do have fond memories of this dish; especially because she would pour the cooled kheer into kulfi moulds, make…

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Hint of spice


Muffins are one of those things that I’d love to eat any time during the day. For those of you who’ve been here often you would know my love for muffins and how I prefer them to cupcakes. Most often, these are my 4pm cravings. You know that weird time when you’ve finished lunch some time ago and dinner is…

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Giving ‘boring’ veggies a delish makeover


Can you see the golden brown melted cheese? Oh my, my! What’s not to like in baked vegetables? It’s baked, there are loads of veggies and then there’s cheese too. At the risk of sounding like a schoolteacher, no you don’t have to wrinkle your nose at veggies! *big grin* Also, when you combine the veggies in a silky, smooth,…

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Carrots with a difference


Whole wheat carrot-orange cake and muffins   No, you don’t have to be Bugs Bunny to fall in love with carrots. Trust me it is not all that difficult. Fortunately, carrots have never been on my ‘hate list’ and I’d never really given a thought to using carrots creatively or in baking until a young mother asked me if there…

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