Category: Christmas

A third set of grandparents and a recipe for fruitcake

As grandmothers go, she fit the bill perfectly. Her softly starched, block printed or sheer woven Chanderi sarees would whisper as she walked slowly around the house, depending heavily on her walking stick, her arthritic feet protesting every step. The four thin bangles around her wrist had thinned with age and hung loosely over her […]

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Easy Victoria Sandwich Cake

Easy Victoria Sandwich Cake

Easy Victoria Sandwich Cake Ingredients for the cake: 100 gms. plain flour (maida) 100 gms. butter (at room temperature or softened in the microwave) 100 gms. caster sugar 2 eggs 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract a small pinch of salt (if using unsalted butter) 2 tablespoons milk Ingredients for the filling […]

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Gingerbread Cake with Jaggery and Molasses

Gingerbread Cake with Jaggery and Molasses [ Continue Reading... ]