Christmas Baking- Indian NanKhatai Biscuits

Who doesn’t love a good old-fashioned evening tea with the most delicious Nan-Khatai ‘biskoot’? The soft crumbly Nan-khatai brings back  a fond memory for many of us. Nan-khatai biscuits are Scottish-equivalent shortbread cookies popular in India. The word Nan-khatai is derived from Persian Word ‘Naan’ meaning bread and ‘Khatai’ from an Afghan word meaning Biscuit….

Italian Manicotti stuffed pasta shells

The long four days ThanksGiving weekend went in spending quality time with hubby and kids. After two days at home, Saturday came as a socializing day. One of our friends had invited us over for their House-Warming party. It was great with a marvelous lunch at their place. After coming back home, I had my…

Ultra spongy Dark Chocolate-Coffee Cake

My favorite Cake baking adventure time is back again ! This time I am baking a Dark Chocolate-Coffee cake. Friends are an integral part of our lives. A cake is incomplete without icing. So is the life without friends. This one is for my special friends Rupa and Aditya and their adorable daughter Smera who…