Grapefruit Iced Tea
Appetizer, Drinks

Ginger Grapefruit Iced Tea


 share…emailPrintPinterestFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinYummlyTumblrThe weather is hot and I long for a refreshing iced tea. So I grabbed the grapefruit from the bowl, squeezed it, made syrup, added water and Voila! Ginger Grapefruit Iced Tea. It’s that easy. The slight bitterness from the grapefruit pairs marvelous with ginger from the tea bags. The resulting […]

Blueberry Muffins

Blueberry Muffins …..simply irresistible!


 share…emailPrintPinterestFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinYummlyTumblrBlueberry Muffins are simply irresistible. Fresh luscious blueberries folded into a simple batter make sweet flavor bursting muffins with a firm cake-like crumb. Though I categorize them under Dessert, I can eat these for breakfast, snack, and dessert. Blueberries Blueberries are new age fruits to me. I tasted them only after […]

Italian Buttercream

Perfect Italian Buttercream


 share…emailPrintPinterestFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinYummlyTumblrCrème au Beurre or buttercream is a light, smooth icing that we use often in pastry kitchens. I learned how to make buttercream at my culinary school – International Culinary Center. Buttercreams taste heavenly. Did I mention that? There are many variations of the basic formula of the buttercream. The well known […]

Mango Ginger Pannacotta

Mango Ginger Panna cotta


 share…emailPrintPinterestFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinYummlyTumblrThe Mango Ginger Panna cotta is creamy and delectable with a hint of ginger and layer of mango. This is a winning combination and a party delight. Panna cotta is the easiest thing to make. I first made this at work, when catering to a graduation party. It was an […]

Paneer - Pistachio Spinach Pesto Parathas
Breads, Mains

Paneer – Pistachio Spinach Pesto Parathas


 share…emailPrintPinterestFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinYummlyTumblrThe Paneer – Pistachio Spinach Pesto Parathas are an easy put-together main course. High in beneficial fats, Vitamin B6, potassium and a good source of fiber, protein, and antioxidants.  And they are delicious. Friends ask me all the time, how to to use sauces in different ways. I think of a […]