Homemade Chocos with ragi and amarnath flour

So my princess was not keeping well and was not ready to take anything inside her mouth. I tried offering many things but she would not eat. But when she saw packet of her favorite chocos, she demanded to have it. Generally i dont let her eat the packaged food items but i do keep a few small packets of chocos in my pantry for travelling purposes. This time i

Double Choco Nut Cookies

These gorgeous cookies were on my mind ever since i saw unibic choco nut cookies advertisement on TV. Since i was busy chasing my other passion which is training people , i was not able to find time for trying these out. The method of baking these is quite simple and ingredients are also easily available in the kitchen pantry. However, the taste and texture is rich and very much

Piekies (Pie plus Cookies)

The basket design on baked good looks very fascinating to me. i have been wanting to try this in my cookies or piping trails for long. I had some dough left after i baked thin and crispy bread sticks yesterday. Also i was dying to try something new so I could distract my mind as i was fasting for the whole day. So the idea of making cross between

Ragi Whole Wheat Choco Cookies

This particular cookie is the product of inspiration from two sources. One is an Italian shortbread which inspired the shape of these cookies. I just saw the image on internet and was bowled over by the beauty of the cookies. However, it was with eggs and refined flour plus other leaving agents and used icing sugar. I had to develop healthy alternatives to these ingredients and was in no mood

Kaju Nankhatai

Nankhatai is an traditional Indian Cookie. It can be made with whole wheat flour/ Aata, Maida/ Refinded Flour, Chickpea Flour/Besan, Suji or Semolina.  Here i am using Aata, Besan and Sooji. The Kaju NAnkhatai is inspired from a famous Biscuit called Goras Pak sold at a place called Wardha in Maharashtra. The Biscuits were made from pure Cow Ghee, Aata and had cashew nut inside which lent a very rich

Besan Custard Cookies

As i love trying different types and flavors of cookies,  this cookie is result of one such effort. It is very yummy and crispy cookie with a crumby texture. Again this is made without refined flour and has flavours of vanilla and besan in it. 

Whole Wheat Choco Chip Cookies

My family loves eating Cookies and i love baking cookies for them . My daughter especially likes to take these in her school lunch box. I have tried lots of cookies till date. Once fine day it occurred to me that i have still not tried the Classic Choco Chip Cookie. So thought of baking these on a weekend. I made 6 giant size ccokies and rest i made normal

Honey Oats Cookies with whole grains

Cafe Coffee Day style Honey Oats Cookies sans refined flour and additives Honey oats cookies is  all time favourite my darling princess. I have been trying to replicate these at home by trying various recipes but never got perfect outcome. Sometimes they turned out chewy , sometime these lacked flavour. the mistake i was making it using only honey as a sweetener that increased the moisture content and was making

Oats Choco Chip Cookies

My family especially my darling princess is quite fond of cookies. Cookies for us meant the crispy, crunchy ones. I try to bake healthier version of cookies by substituting Maida or Refined flour with healthy flours like whole wheat and oats. The oats choco chip cookies are crunchy munchy treat, has great texture and flavour.   Ingredients:- 1/2 cup whole wheat flour or aata 1/4 tsp baking soda 1/4 plus