Raspberry Linzer Cookies

    A classic cookie for the Holidays – these Raspberry Linzer Cookies are one of my favorites. They are lightly sweetened and dusted with powdered sugar to make them festive!

    I have such a bad habit of buying things which I would never use. And this is especially true for baking equipments and products. I have a full pantry which only has baking stuff and even that’s not enough for me. I mean I just buy so much stuff that nothing can ever fit in. Take for example cookie...

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    Christmas Kiss Cookies

    Say hello to these gorgeous Christmas Kiss Cookies! They are super easy to make, taste delicious and look so festive!

    When I was packing my stuff for India trip, I packed a lot of sweaters and jackets. December in Delhi is cold, like not as cold as in US but cold enough. And I have lived in Delhi all my life so I know how the weather is there during this time of the year however as soon as I landed here I realized that I packed all the wrong clothes! Maybe it’s the environmental change or...

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    Dark Chocolate Chip Cranberry Cookies

    Soft and chewy Dark Chocolate Chip Cranberry Cookies are so perfect for the Holidays. Enjoy them with a glass of milk!

    Chocolate is evergreen, perfect for every occasion. Think about it, whether it’s your birthday, anniversary or Valentine’s Day or Christmas, chocolate is always there. It is one thing which you can always gift to you loved ones irrespective of the occasion. For me anyway, everyday is perfect for...

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    Eggless Kaju Pista Cookies (Cashew Pistachio Cookies)

    These Kaju Pista Cookies are hugely popular in India. They are eggless and made with pistachios, cashews and flavored with cardamom powder. They are so good with a cup of chai and also perfect for giving as gift!

    I am sure everyone must be so busy with their holiday shopping right now. Doesn’t it get a little crazy during this time of the year? I actually don’t like going to malls during the holidays, first of all parking is a huge problem and even if you are lucky enough to find a spot, the lines at all...

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    Peppermint Macarons

    I am back with yet another macaron recipe and this time they are pretty festive! These Peppermint Macarons are filled with a delicious peppermint buttercream and rolled in crushed candy canes to make the perfect little treat for the Holidays!

    Starting today I will be sharing some of my favorite cookie recipes with you guys. Well honestly, I wanted to share lots more but last month was so busy with travelling and then packing for my India trip that I didn’t...

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    Orange Chocolate Chip Biscotti

    Get into the festive spirit with these Orange Chocolate Chip Biscotti. Great to dunk into your coffee or give as gift!

    Holidays come with a lot tradition. Some that we grew up with and some that changed with time. Whatever tradition your family might follow, one thing is for sure that we all love to celebrate and give our loved ones something special during this festive time.

    When I first moved to the US, I didn’t know what gifts...

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    Nankhatai

    Eggless Indian Shortbread Cookies – Nankhatai are very popular during the festive season. These are flavored with ghee, cardamom and saffron and will melt in your mouth!

    In India, we do not associate our sweets and cookies with eggs. The crispy biscuits (that’s what we call cookies usually!) which are dipped in chai every morning are always eggless. Now a lot of new products have come up and cookies do have eggs in them but I remember...

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    Pumpkin Spice Pecan Shortbread Cookies

    Pecan Shortbread Cookies made perfect for fall with addition of pumpkin pie spice. Made with few simple ingredients, these will be your new favorite fall treat!

    So what is your favorite thing to bake? Mine would be cookies or cupcakes or cheesecake. Okay, I give up I can’t decide  but cookies are right up there. I think they are the easiest to make and also so delicious. Plus tell me who doesn’t like cookies? Okay some might like soft cookies, some crispy, some...

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    Pumpkin Sandwich Cookies

    Melt-in-your-mouth Pumpkin Sandwich Cookies with spooky sprinkles are perfect for Halloween Entertaining. They will add fun and deliciousness to your Halloween party!

    Can you guys believe that Halloween is almost here? It’s 1st of October today and before you blink your eyes it would be 31st October and time for all the tricks and treats! I love Halloween, it’s not something I grew up celebrating but ever since I discovered it some 6 years back, I look forward to every...

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    Salted Caramel Macarons

    I always talk about how much I love to cook, how much I love to bake and yes also how much I love to click food (never thought this would happen one day but it did!) but I rarely talk about what I dislike about food blogging. And I have to say that cleaning the mess that I create after cooking and clicking pictures is what I hate the most. I REALLY REALLY hate it. Okay sorry for the caps, I just wanted to make it clear how much I hate it! Urgh!

    The other day I made these salted caramel macarons, the shell making part was easy...

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    Palmiers

    When life throws you some puff pastry, you obviously make palmiers! Yay! Well at least that is what I did after I made this puff pastry dough. The fact is that I wanted to use my homemade puff pastry as soon as possible and didn’t want to slog in the kitchen for hours. You know as much as I love my time in the kitchen, there are days when I want to create something quick. And so when I made this puff pastry, the first thing I could think of was these little beautiful...

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    Mint Oreo Cookie Cups

    I am trying to squeeze in one last minute dessert idea for St. Patrick’s Day. Actually I didn’t share any dessert recipe for this festival other than the mint chocolate chip ice cream and so I thought I should make something for you guys especially because desserts are the best part about this holiday or any holiday if you ask me! 😀

    Have you guys tried mint oreos? The regular oreos are always present in my pantry because hubby is a huge fan. He likes to eat these cookies with milk and he eats...

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