Victoria Sponge Cake

Victoria Sponge cake which is also famously known as Victoria sandwich was named after Queen Victoria(1819-1901) because of her fondness for this cake. One of the Queen’s ladies -in-waiting, Anna, the Duchess of Bedford is known to have started the practice of Afternoon tea. It is said that the Duchess used to have a sinking…

Chocolate Ganache Icing cake – For Cheryl’s birthday

So, when is Cheryl’s birthday? The seemingly simple  puzzle given to 14 year old high school students by their maths teacher in Singapore has baffled at least half the world, after it went viral. People from across the world have been trying to solve it and post their answers on social networking sites. While everyone…

Oreo Ice cream with Chocolate cake – Blow Hot Blow Cold

  Oreo Ice cream with hot chocolate cake       Ice cream is so exquisite, pity it isn’t illegal Ι think I know what Voltaire was thinking  when he said this. When someone puts a plate of this deliciously cold Oreo Ice cream with a slice of hot super moist, decadent melting chocolate cake, nine…

Domino’s style Garlic Breadsticks with Oregano seasoning

Domino’s has been my favorite pizza brand for a long long time now. It was in 1999 that I first tasted Domino’s pizza at the Times Square outlet. I still remember I was waiting with my mother-in-law in the restaurant for the pizza, while my husband was parking the car in the next block.There was…

Strawberry and Banana bread – My 100th post + A Lovely blogger award

Strawberries are in season. They are every where. Fruit vendors, ,markets,street stalls,  kiosks in malls, vegetable vendors every where just every where.Every time I step out of my home , they are almost like waving out to me ‘Take us home, will ya?’ And take them home I did. Strawberry smoothies, yogurts, milk shakes,salads, tried…

Disney Pineapple pastry cake – Beam ’em all up Scotty

Hark! All Ye Netizens!!  No more Windows Eating (as in window shopping ) or Wishful ogling,drooling and sighing at all the delicious food pics on the net. Years and years of drooling at the tempting displays of mouth watering goodies on the Windows (read computer screens) can soon come to an end. Because ‘Scotty ‘ is…

Rose Swirl Cake : Aromas and flavors is One today

              Aromas and Flavours is one year old today. It was a beautiful journey watching it grow with time. On the way, I made many friends, tried my hand at different recipes which I would never have imagined trying, learnt so many things from fellow bloggers,collected some fun awards, visited and…

My visit to the Food and Bakery business event

Last weekend, I had the chance to visit a Food and bakery business event. It provided an opportunity to the industry suppliers to interact, network and do business with Restaurants, Bakers and Caterers.Visitors to the show included Restaurant and bakery owners,Chefs, Food and grocery retailers, Bread and Biscuit Manufacturers,Food Connoisseurs, “Food writers and Bloggers”.  I clicked…

Pink Cupcakes

If you are planning an all girls party for your little girl with a Pretty Pink theme , try baking these easy to make cupcakes. They turn out not only delicious but sit very pretty on the table. Stand back and watch those squeals of delight and the oohs and aah s , as your…