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14 March, 2017

Easy Cheesy Garlic Bread

Easy Cheesy Garlic Bread
Comments : 2 Posted in : Baking basics, Breakfast ideas, Snacks on by : Afreen Usman
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My children are famished when they come back from their play, they want something simple and tasty, instantly. My favourite go to recipe is this easy cheesy garlic bread. As the name suggests, it’s easy, it’s cheesy and it’s ready in minutes. I keep the butter ready, so I just have to spread it on
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23 October, 2016

Banana Muffins, two ways!

Banana Muffins, two ways!
Comments : 2 Posted in : Baking basics, Cakes, Snacks on by : Afreen Usman
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Banana Muffins For the past few weeks, we’ve been having a lot of fever and flu in the family, making it very stressful. When I am stressed, I like to bake, it takes me to a different world, free from tensions. It’s really therapeutic for me. Since I wanted to bake but had very little
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31 August, 2016

Silky Chocolate Ganache

Silky Chocolate Ganache
Comments : 6 Posted in : Baking basics, Cakes on by : Afreen Usman
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Chocolate ganache Here in India, often it’s difficult to get whipped cream, which is generally used to ice a cake….so Chocolate ganache comes to rescue. It’s a wonderful way to ice and fill a cake. Much better in taste than buttercream and very easy to put together. Since ganache has just three ingredients, I will
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30 August, 2016

Perfectly Whipped cream

Perfectly Whipped cream
Comments : 4 Posted in : Baking basics, Cakes on by : Afreen Usman
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  Perfectly whipped cream for perfectly iced cake. Many people ask me how to whip stiff cream, so here I am today, to explain the nuances of whipping up stiff cream to ice and decorate cakes and cupcakes. The cream I use on my cakes is Non dairy whipping cream, in India there are brands
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