cakes

Eggless fresh plum cake- easy and healthy baking recipes

I had made this cake long ago when my hubby got two plump looking fresh plums.We love to have fresh fruits as it is. But this time I decided to use it to bake a cake. I have baked cake with plum before. It was a low fat and eggless recipe too and I had used atta in it. This time I decided to follow a different recipe which I found after a search in the net. I have always loved fruits in my bakes. Let me tell you that plum cake usually means the ones made during christmas with…

 

Basbousa – Semolina cake- Eggless bakes

I have always wanted to try this cake when I saw it for the first time a couple of years ago.I loved that semolina was the main ingredient in this cake. Also the process of adding sugar syrup on the baked cake sounded interesting. I love baking cakes in different ways. This one is also my favourite. This cake is actually a middle eastern dessert. Its way of making and the taste reminds me of our very own gulab jamun or rava kesari. This recipe traditionally uses eggs. But as I wanted to make it on thursday as an offering…

 

Wacky cake recipe – vegan chocolate cake – No egg no butter cake recipes

What if you want to bake a cake in a hurry?You dont have eggs at home and cant run to the grocery store now. Are you calorie conscious and dont want to eat a cake because of the butter in it. Try this cake. You can have the cake and eat it too!!! I had seen this recipe a couple of months ago in chef in you website and several other blogs. I had loved the recipe and wanted to try it immediately, but had somehow forgotten it due to other commitments. Later when Usha had posted it last month,…

 

1 minute Banana nutella mug cake – Healthy microwave baking recipes

I had been craving for chocolate for the last few days, especially for the chocolatey taste of nutella.And there were a few over ripe bananas too!!!The nutella and the banana combo always works out just fine, be it milkshakesor icecreams. And as my readers already know, my thing has just to be healthy and a low calorie one too. So I didi not want to add any extra sweetener as the banana and nutella already provided the necessary sweetness. But I did add some semi sweet dark chocolate chips on the top. As they melted in the microwave, it was…

 

Chocolate orange cake with chocolate ganache- easy cake recipes

This was the cake I made for the new year.But have taken a long time to post it here. I have always loved the chocolate and orange combo in cake. It tastes so divine. I had made a similar combination cake years ago and my friends had loved it too. So I knew it really works out well. So when I had all the ingredients, especially oranges as I usually dont buy them much, I decided to go ahead with this cake. My son had wanted a chocolate cake as always when I asked him what to bake for the…

 

Eggless Oats Chocolate brownies recipe – Healthy cake recipes

This is another healthy and guilt free cake I made for my family a couple of days back.I have used oats in my cake before. But here, I have just used oats and no other flour along with it. The recipe I have followed is my own recipe ofragi muffins which I posted a couple of months back. I have used coconut palm sugar , a recent addition to my pantry. It has a low glycemic index and therefore it does have some advantages in maintaining the blood sugar levels. However its not considered a healthier alternative to regular sugar….

 

Eggless chocolate cake using condensed milk – easy eggless bakes

Its a long time now I posted a cake recipe. So I decided to do it today. I had made this cake for a friend when we visited her family during Navaratri. It was festival time , so I wanted to make it eggless. Nevertheless , I have been posting lot of eggless cakes nowadays as lot of readers ask for egg substitutes in the recipe with eggs. I have used condensed milk as the egg substitute and have not used any extra sugar apart from the condensed milk which was sweetened. The recipe I followed here was very similar…

 

Eggless vanilla cake using condensed milk – easy eggless bakes

It has been raining cakes at my home for the last couple of days. And as there were lot of festivals going on, I was baking eggless versions most of the time. I baked the dates cake for Navratri potluck lunch and was appreciated by everyone. My hubby has been asking to bake it again and I will be doing it soon.I have been dreaming of dates cake topped with some badam halwa !!Awesome combo , wouldn’t it be!!!Then I carried a eggless chocolate cake for my friends kids and then a vanilla cake for a friend’s kid who came…

 

One bowl vanilla cake with chocolate ganache frosting – Easy cake recipes

Hello to all my readers and feels so good to be back to my blog after a while. I had had a surgery some 15 days back and still in the process of recovery. So I have not been cooking and doing anything worthwhile for the last 15 days. But I did read a lot of books, a hobby which has taken a backseat due to the priorities. I had borrowed a couple of books from the library (visited after a long time)a day before surgery knowing that reading was the only thing I could do these days and I…

 

Eggless chocolate cake using Tofu – easy eggless bakes

Hello to all my readers after almost a month. I had a good trip to India.Lots of travelling and being with the loved ones gave immense joy and was so comforting and it was a welcome change from the routine activities. I know my number of posts every month had dropped already, then this break and I found it so difficult to come back to posting. It will be this way for a few more days till I come back to regular blogging, though I will keep posting every now and then. I had made this cake for my friends…