Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Pineapple Pastry | Pineapple Cake Recipe From Scratch

Pineappply Pastry is a pastry cake (tehnically not a pastry) aka sponge cake layered with rich, smooth and silky whipped cream and chopped pineapples for each layers (can be of 2 or more layers), also the cake is finally topped/decorated with dollop of whipped cream and cherries. I have Tiramisu Sponge Cake recipe just adapted it and there in that recipe if you notice i have mentioned in the tip section that "If you miss beating egg whites to right consistency then the cake is really a mess to overcome add 1tsp baking powder in the flour mixture". The same tip I followed here and added the baking powder as

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Peanut Chikki | Peanut Brittle | Kadala Mittai | Groundnut Chikki



Just a simple 2 main ingredient snack but a healthy protein and fiber rich bar and energy booster for all age groups, that is none other than Kadala Mittai | Peanut Chikki | Peanut Barfi aka Burfi | Mungfali burfi | Shing Paak | Mandvi Paak (replace jaggery with white sugar). It has lot of names but process is almost similar, easier and healthier that you can try at home. This was my elders ones long time request after having it at neighbor house during play time. Happy to fulfill their needs whenever I get time and this is my first try ever so recording everything here that are all I went thru. If jaggery syrup is your barrier then do read my tips at the bottom of the post to break that scare. I feed my blog once in a while but I am very active in Instagram and post often what I cook for the day. So while posting this peanut chikki pictures there few of them liked it and asked