Pumpkin Filo Rolls

Pumpkin Filo Rolls

  This is the 2nd pumpkin recipe I tried out during the time off after Super storm Sandy.  I decided to post this recipe even though we are halfway thru November because it’s still fall and I’m all about the pumpkin flavor! Also this morning on my way to work I saw a few trees … Continue reading

Learn Piping Techniques

Learn Piping Techniques

Yesterday I took a class at Sugar Flower Cake Shop in NYC on how to use a piping bag and pipe designs on a cake.  I figured it would be a cool class to take considering I can bake really well, but sometimes lack in the decorating department.  To say I loved it would be a huge understatement!  Sugar Flower Cake … Continue reading

Game Day Cookie Cake

Game Day Cookie Cake

Football is back!!!! With the first week of NFL football behind us and the 2nd week already started,  I wanted to post this recipe for a chocolate chip cookie cake that I made in honor of the first NFL game this season. Before the recipe though, here are some of my thoughts on NFL Week One: In typical … Continue reading

Pistachio Cupcakes

Pistachio Cupcakes

Have you ever wondered what to do when you blunder a recipe so much that it can’t be used in it’s normal form?  Last week I tried for the first time to make custard from scratch and of all the cardinal rules to break in custard making I broke two main ones:  not stiring the … Continue reading

Create Paneer Cheese with Ease

Create Paneer Cheese with Ease

A few days ago, I decided to make Ras Malai, an Indian dessert made with Paneer Cheese and soaked in sweetened milk that has thickened for an hour.  All I have to say is YUMMY!   I called my mom for help with the recipe which is a family secret so needless to say you … Continue reading