Showing posts with label Icing and Frosting. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Icing and Frosting. Show all posts

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Ganesh Themed Buttercream Cake with Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake Recipe


Days moving fast for me, kids making me busy all the time, happy in cooking healthy foods to the family and moreover I feel complete when arranging all the food stuffs for their birthday parties. What does a home maker need more than it? This year for my sons 5th birthday when I asked him what he needs for his birthday, initially he asked me do make a superman cake and later he showed interest on Lord Ganesh Cake. You can find his bookcase full of god idols :-) he always makes

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

German Chocolate Cupcakes with Buttercream Frosting | Frozen Themed Cupcakes

Here is the recipe for the chocolate cupcakes i made for my daughter's birthday in last October. It was frozen theme party and i planned a week before the party to make halve of the cupcakes so chocolaty and remaining with vanilla flavor also decided to decorate those with blue buttercream frosting and snow flakes on top (will post the detail soon). The snowflakes are made of MM fondant. I will make another

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Chocolate Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes With White Chocolate Buttercream Frosting | Kids Birthday Party Recipe

Last month we celebrated our younger ones 4th birthday. His Teacher requested to celebrate his birthday with classmates in prior before the last day of school... I had a plan to bake cupcakes and suddenly

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Eggless Vanilla Cake Using Paneer and Butterscotch Butter Cream Frosting

I would like to take this opportunity to wish all my dear readers a very happy new year 2015, let us thank god for all we have in our life. Coming to today’s recipe I made this very soft and moist paneer (Indian cottage cheese) based vanilla sponge cake ie eggless cake, 3 months back for my MIL who stayed with us

Monday, December 22, 2014

Perfect Vanilla Cupcakes with Butterscotch Butter Cream Frosting | Birthday Party Cup Cakes From Scratch

We the whole family fell in love with Butterscotch flavor, even in this winter we have butterscotch ice cream  :-) and 3 months back for the first time I did butterscotch flavored frosting for a cake will make the post soon and later for my daughter birthday party held on Nov 1st week I made Vanilla cupcakes and decorated them

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Joan's Cake | Rainbow Cake Recipe using Whipped Cream Frosting

Today's recipe is going to be story related cake. For those who have not heard of this cake, let me enlighten you. There is a food based movie called Oggarane (Kannada), Un Samayal Arayil (Tamil), Ulavacharu Biryani (Telugu) remake of Malayalam movie Salt N’ Pepper. A scene in that movie says "The hero gives the recipe for a Juans/Joans rainbow cake to her lover (Heroine) and they make it in their different homes, yet together". The story behind this cake is quite interesting. It's about Juan, a French lady who awaits the return

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Jungle Theme 2 Tier Birthday Cake | Complete Cake Tutorial for Beginners

No words to describe how I felt when doctor put my elder daughter on my chest!!! It happened 5 years back still I remember that emotional scene. It’s the most incredible moment of my life. For both my kid’s birthday, till now I make the dishes single handed and even the cake. You may remember few such posts

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Swiss Meringue Buttercream Using Hand Blender/Mixer | Step By Step Tutorial for Beginners

You may aware of few recent posts like Homemade fondant figures, Wooden pattern cake board etc…Yup today’s post is related to the same birthday cake hopefully I post and reveal the jungle theme cake pictures in my next post :-). I have planned earlier to frost the cake with Swiss meringue buttercream since it is lightly

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Homemade Wood Pattern Cake Board | Homemade Fondant Covered Cakeboard From Scratch


It’s my 1 month plan to make round tier cakes with jungle theme for my daughter’s 5th birthday. I so planned the cake base/board to be in rectangle shape so that in front of the cake I make a pond for ducks as shown in below picture. When I looked at stores for rectangle cake boards, I felt they are expensive and then finally decided to make one at home. Fortunately the party was at home (no carry) so I used ordinary

Saturday, November 8, 2014

How to make Animal Fondants for Jungle Theme Cake | Marshmallow Fondant Figures

Recently I made Jungle theme cake for my daughter who turned 5, before coming to the main cake post I would like to make a separate post about the fondant work in the cake. The cake cutting happened in the evening so I couldn't find time to click the cake in natural light, though I am happy that I was able to click the

Saturday, July 5, 2014

Eggless Mango ButterCream Frosting | Butter Cream Icing | Perfect ButterCream Frosting for Cakes and Cupcakes | Flower Fondant Cake Recipe

Decorating a cake with fondant was lingering in my mind for almost 2 yrs. Last year I planned to make it for my daughter's birthday. But Halloween and Diwali were all around her birthday so I dropped that plan and finally made cake pops and cream less cake for her class party. On May 30th my little boy had his 3rd birthday and I made 2 Tier Cake with classic buttercream cake for the party. I was unable to concentrate much on fondant as I prepared many more dishes that time. Couple of days back my MIL and H had their

Monday, March 31, 2014

French Macaroon | Macaron Recipe for Beginners with Troubleshooting Tips

French Macaroon needs more perfection so it is considered as a very challenging recipe in baking world. Last year I tried this French Macaron recipe for Baking Partners Challenge, my first try was miserable failure. I had several reasons for the failure like my oven gaskets were damaged, I don’t have sieve to sift the flour and also I was busy in packing things for vacation. After 3 months of vacation we shifted to new apartment n held with many household works. Till last month I had many sleepless nights thinking about the

Saturday, March 8, 2014

Eggless Strawberry Yogurt Cupcakes | Happy Women's Day

I am happy and proud being a woman and wishing you all my women readers and friends a very happy Women’s day.  85% of Nitha Kitchen fans are women and I am feeling great in posting an eggless Strawberry cupcake recipe on International Women’s Day today, March 8..I baked the cupcakes today and

Friday, January 3, 2014

Egg-Less Pumpkin Cheesecakes Recipe | Miniature Party Cheese Cupcakes Recipe

This is my first Post in 2014, wishing you all my dear readers a Very Happy New Year...Coming to today's recipe, this Pumpkin Cheesecake is a twist to plain cheesecakes by adding pumpkin puree (you can alternate with carrot as well) and this mini individual cupcakes are perfect for Birthday parties and family get together…Before going in to the detailed post I have to say few tips to bake this cupcakes perfect. The thing is don’t beat the batter/filling too much, it's not must

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Yule Log Cake | Bûche de Noël (French) | Traditional Christmas Special Cake Recipe

The traditional Yule Log Cake/bûche is made from Sponge cake, usually baked in a Large Swiss roll pan, frosted and rolled to form a cylinder. Again frosted on the outside, Bûches are often served with a portion of one end of the cake cut off and set on top of the cake or protruding from its side to resemble a chopped off branch, and bark-like texture is often produced in the buttercream frosting for further realism. This is often done by dragging a fork through the frosting/icing. The most common combination is a basic yellow sponge cake, frosted and filled with chocolate buttercream. Today's recipe is very similar to traditional yule log except mushroom

Friday, October 18, 2013

Eggless Chocolate Coffee Cup Cakes | Coffee Flavored Ghostly (Or) Mummy Cupcakes | Egg Free Recipe

I made this cupcakes during first week of this month for Home bakers challenge. Becoz of Navratri/Puratassi I adapted the recipe suggested by Nalini to egg less version and thanks Priya sis for this wonderful challenge. As today is National Chocolate Cup Cake day this is the apt recipe to post I used pumpkin puree for the

Monday, September 16, 2013

Crouu-Doughnuts | Kronuts


Kronut is a croissant-doughnut pastry, which is an incorporation of making both yeasted doughnuts as well puff pastry and the final product needs to fry in oil. People in New York stands in long line to get these delicious treat.This recipe is a 3 day process with loads of work but end product was so delicious, I am really excited with this baking partners challenge recipe also bit tensed till getting the final outcome.

Friday, August 9, 2013

Instant Coffee n Dates Mini Pressure Cooker Cake | Egg and Butter Free Recipe | Virtual Birthday Treat for Priya Suresh :-)

Today is a birthday to a wonderful person who is a great inspiration in blogging. She is very dynamic and post her recipes on daily basis, sometime more than one recipe in a day. She is none other than Priya Suresh aks from Priya’s Versatile Recipes. Wish you Many More Happy Returns of the Day Sis. She is such an active blogger, lovely mom, humble and sweet person to interact. When I was new to this blogging world my school friend insisted about her blog, truly inspired in the very first sight J. We the blogger friends

Thursday, February 21, 2013

My First Guest Post | Hidden Heart Eggless Beets and Vanilla Cake Recipes

 

Today I am glad to share my first guest post at Priya’s space in her Friday Chit Chat. She made me to open my mouth with her interesting questions. Thanks Priya Satheesh for giving me this opportunity. I thought of posting this hidden heart cupcakes for Valentine day

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Eggless Heart Carrot n Apple Cupcakes | No Special Pan Required

It’s my long time wish to bake apple n carrot mixed cupcakes. As Valentine day is nearing I tried heart shaped cupcakes from usual/round muffin pan. When I browsed some says using marble stone n few suggested rolled aluminum foil to get the heart shape from regular pan. Since I don’t have marble stones, I rolled dried beans in aluminum foil and tried my best. To my surprise