Pineapple Upside Down Cake

This soft and buttery cake with a topping of caramelized brown sugar pineapples and cherries is a delight for every sweet lover. When the cake is finished baking, it is inverted in one big flip in to a serving plate. The round pineapple slices with the cherry topping falls on the top of the cake…

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Pistachio Cardamom Cupcakes with Rose Buttercream Frosting

I am in love with these beautiful elegant cupcakes topped with a wonderful rose flavored buttercream icing. The delicious combo of pistachio cake with rose flavored buttercream frosting has been in my to do list from the day I heard about it from a friend. But I have a soft corner for cupcakes and always…

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Walnut cake

Now that Christmas is approaching I am more in to a baking mood. Christmas season reminds us of the fruit cakes with soaked dry fruits right? Since few years that I started baking, soaking dry fruits in rum, baking fruit cakes and sharing it with family and friends has become a part of our Xmas…

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Carrot Dates Cake

One of my most favorite cakes…made with the goodness of carrots and loaded with dates. This cake speaks of all its glory by itself. My love for carrot dates cake started many years back when I tasted one from a bakery in my hometown. Each time I had it, I got more addicted to it.…

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A Barbie Doll Birthday Cake

I made this Barbie doll cake a while back. Today when I opened the laptop to do some blogging work, this cake suddenly caught my mind…How come? right:) My daughter’s favorite plush toy was lying next to the laptop. It’s a stuffed lamb doll, a character from the famous American animated TV series for kids…

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French Yogurt Cake

It was a lazy evening and was drizzling outside. It is not a surprise for me that I get in to baking mood on such cool and cozy weather. Is it the warm air filling the whole house from the hot oven the secret driving force?:) Or did I notice somebody visiting frequently in to…

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Easy Chocolate Cake

I got this chocolate cake recipe from my Aunt on our last trip to India. When we visited them, she baked this cake for us. I remember, she was telling that it is a beginner friendly recipe. She was clearing all my baking queries while she was whipping up the cake. It was such a…

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German Chocolate Cake

It is again time for a cake blog in BYG. I can’t tell in words my excitement and satisfaction in looking at a beautifully frosted cake sitting on my worktable. I love to try new flavor and filling variations in cakes. This time it is a German chocolate cake that has layers of sweet and…

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The Story of a Checkerboard Birthday Cake

I baked this checkerboard fantasy cake for my birthday girl last week. She was turning 9 years old. She likes marble cake and has been asking me to bake a marble cake for her 9th birthday. I am not sure if its the marble effect in the cake or the wonderful combination of chocolate and…

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Red Velvet Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

I have been thinking of sharing a recipe for cupcakes with you from the day I started blogging. I always feel that cupcakes are a very cute way of sharing our joy with others. A tiny piece of cake frosted with icing and wrapped in a beautiful colored wafer paper. We bake cake and cut…

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