Chocolate Almond Biscotti for Sweet Punch

Biscotti is an Italian biscuit, baked twice to make it crunchy. Whenever I pass by Starbucks, I am tempted to go in, not for the coffee (I don’t drink coffee) but for the biscotti… 🙂 Anyways, when I saw this month’s sweet punch, I did not want to miss the bake. As usual, I put […]

Sweet Punch: Anjum Anand’s Easy Lime Cookies

Sweet Punch for the the month of May is your choice. Every month the organizers of the punch pick a bake and the members bake it. But this month, we were to pick our own bake and I chose to bake Lime Cookies from Anjum Anand’s New Indian. Before narrowing down on the this bake, […]

Tandoori Tofu Pizza for the Punch

Sweet Punch for this month is Pizza. The recipe Divya chose for the Punch is from Pioneer Woman. The recipe for the base was given to us and we had to let our imagination run wild for the topping. The recipe given to us yields two pizza crusts and I decided to make half the […]

Sweet Punch: Whole Wheat Eggless Almond Cookies

I never baked with whole wheat flour and whenever I came across a bake with wheat flour, always wondered how it tastes. I was meaning to bake something with it and this month’s sweet punch bake was a perfect recipe. This month, Ria chose whole wheat eggless almond cookies from Manjula’s Kitchen. I followed the […]

Sweet Punch: Blueberry Cake With Spiced Apple Syrup

This month’s sweet punch is black currant cake slices with spiced apple syrup.   I did not have sufficient time to shop around for fresh black currants hence substituted it with blueberries.   I assumed we need to use fresh currants and substituted it with blueberries.   Looks like I was suppose to use dry currants (raisins).  […]

Sweet Punch: Meringue Cake

Ria gave us three options for this month’s sweet punch and I chose meringue cake from Joy Of Baking.  I baked the cake for the new year’s eve, though we did not wait until midnight to cut the cake.  This cake was a perfect dessert after a  spicy meal;  Chicken Biryani and Goat Biryani served […]

Sweet Punch: Pear, Chocolate & Almond Crumble

Sweet punch for the month of December is Pear, Chocolate and Almond crumble. I made this for Thanksgiving dinner and everyone loved it. I followed the recipe Divya gave us, with a few substitutions. I made one and half times the given recipe and used both store-bought pears and garden pears. My cousin sent some […]

Sweet Punch: Eggless Instant Chocolate Mousse

This is my first Sweet Punch participation and one of the sweets chosen of this month was Eggless Instant Chocolate Mousse. The other two recipes were Tomato Souffle and Chocolate Mousse with egg. I joined the sweet punch group just before Dasera and what better day to start off the new event than on Dasera! […]

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