Not really a Baker, Snacks

Pigs in a Blanket

My son calls them bread sausage and he prefers this to regular sausage rolls. I put him and his friends to work while making this today. And they were in such a hurry to eat it right out of the oven. I barely got a chance to photograph them. This is also called Chinese Hot… Continue reading Pigs in a Blanket

Cakes, Not really a Baker

Orange Ginger Cake

That I like baking cakes is no longer a question, even though I like to insist I'm not a baker. These days I'm finding that I particularly like spiced cakes. And the list of Spices you can add to cake is endless. Spiced cakes are mostly associated with festive winter holidays, but I live in… Continue reading Orange Ginger Cake

Cakes, Not really a Baker

Rum and Currant Bundt Cake

Boozey! Though rum is not favourite liqueur to drink, I think it pairs really well with cake and generally as a mixer. The Gingerbread cake finished and I craved a cake that had raisins in. Found currants that I purchased from an Indian store in my pantry and figured let's booze this up! Had to… Continue reading Rum and Currant Bundt Cake

Cakes, Not really a Baker

Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

My favourite cake ever! I've been looking for blueberries since the the lockdown began, I couldn't find any! Thankfully I found some this week. I did a dance when I was told blueberries was available. All I had on my mind was folding them into my cake I forgot to save some for a photo… Continue reading Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

Breads, Not really a Baker, Therapies

Yaay I made Sourdough Bread

My first attempt ever at making Sourdough bread. As a first timer that made a couple rookie errors I don't feel like I'm an authority to give any sort of recipe yet. I'd just share what making it was like. Not quite the crumb i was looking forward too, but not bad for a first… Continue reading Yaay I made Sourdough Bread