Author: Sivjini

Garden Fresh Bramley Apple Sauce

Garden Fresh Bramley Apple Sauce

September, when the sunny days of summer fades away paving way for the cool autumn breeze. That’s when our garden smiles with sweetness. The season of Bramley apple starts. For people who are not familiar with Bramley- It’s a kind of culinary apple, green in […]

The City of Bath, through my eyes

The City of Bath, through my eyes

Bath is one of the few quintessential cities in England. The Georgian architecture gives a golden glow to the city of Bath. Here is an account of the Golden City of Bath through my eyes.                     […]

Mushroom Orzo Risotto

Mushroom Orzo Risotto

  Mushrooms ! one of the superfoods in today’s healthy eating generation. Mushrooms are packed with full of goodness. They help to boost immune system, high in vitamins and minerals, good source of selenium (helps to keep your hair and nails healthy), great for your […]

Easter special: Blackberry jam filled Vanilla cake decorated with Marzipan

Easter special: Blackberry jam filled Vanilla cake decorated with Marzipan

Easter is the time of the year when cakes dominate our dining table. Be it a piece of chocolate cake for dessert or a nice piece of simnel cake with a hot cup of tea. Among the numerous flavours of cakes; The classic, Vanilla sponge […]

Marzipan

Marzipan is a thick almond paste. That can be used to decorate all kinds of sponge cakes. The consistency of marzipan is thick, the texture is like moulding clay, and it’s malleable. Thus making it suitable for decorating cakes and bakes. Because of it’s malleable […]

Cauliflower & Broccoli Cavatappi (Pasta)

Cauliflower & Broccoli Cavatappi (Pasta)

It’s a work day, I need a quick and healthy packed lunch. My savior was Cauliflower and Broccoli pasta. Cauliflower is a great source of Vitamin C and it has Vitamin B & K in moderate levels. Broccoli is an excellent source of Vitamin C […]

Coffee cake with Marzipan

Coffee cake with Marzipan

I am a great fan of cakes.  It was New year’s eve, in the middle of the winter; the outside temperature was just 4 degrees Celsius. All I could think of was a nice piece of cake.Who can resist a piece a of freshly baked […]

Ven pongal / Milagu Pongal

Ven pongal / Milagu Pongal

Pongal – one of the best south Indian breakfasts. Pongal is suitable for almost all kinds of people; starting from a toddler to the elderly. For me, it’s the best comfort food. That can help the sickly in their recovery process. The softness of mashed […]