Category: pistachios

Black Rice Loaf Cake 0

Black Rice Loaf Cake

Black rice. I have always found this rice fascinating and I have posted quite a few times with it as the main ingredient. So recently when I was gifted a kilo of the same...

Nut Tart With Caramel 0

Nut Tart With Caramel

Nut tart with caramel With all the nuts that came by way of Diwali gifts, I thought one of the ways of using them up would be in making nut tarts. I had never...

Besan Laddoos 0

Besan Laddoos

Besan laddoos It’s Diwali and it’s the time of the year when sweets and nuts seem to be everywhere. These past few days have been most enjoyable. We’ve been meeting several friends over dinner...

Pistachio & Cardamom Cake With Rose Petals 0

Pistachio & Cardamom Cake With Rose Petals

The days are getting shorter and our sunsets are looking more dramatic with each passing day. I am starting my first post of November with this extra special cake. Special because I don’t use...

Black Rice Kheer 0

Black Rice Kheer

I do have a fascination for black rice. Or for that matter fruits and vegetables that are a rich burgundy or purple in colour. There was a jar of the fabled grain waiting for...

Pistachio & Cranberry Biscotti 0

Pistachio & Cranberry Biscotti

Pistachio &cranberry biscotti A bit of travel and I ended up cooking more and blogging less!:) Baking during this past week was more about simple cakes and quiches so my break lasted longer than...

Reigning Pumpkins 0

Reigning Pumpkins

  It’s raining pumpkins now. Particularly in the hilly areas of our state. Pumpkins are planted during the summer months and are ready to be harvested by September onwards. Planting seasons vary slightly between...