19 juin 2014

Blue Berry Muffins

Blue Berry MuffinsIngredients (12 muffins)250g flour125g butter100g sugarA pnich of salt 3 eggs 1 tsp baking powder Blue berries (48)MethodPreheat oven to 180°C.In a bowl beat eggs. Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten egg & mix well.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Pour the batter into the greased 12 hole muffin tray. Decorate with blue berries (4 in each hole) .Bake for 15- 20mn until risen & golden-brown.
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30 mai 2014

Spicy Crab Muffins

Spicy Crab Muffins Ingredients (12 muffins)250 g flour 2 tbsp olive oil 100g grated Emmentel cheese 1 tsp baking powder 2eggs 150ml milk300g minced crab (canned) 2 shallots (finely chopped) A piece of ginger (finely chopped) 1 red chilli (finely chopped) Curry leaves (finely chopped) Chives (chopped)1 tsp cumin seeds Salt to tastePeanutsMethod Preheat oven to 180°C.In a bowl beat eggs. Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the egg  mixture. Add olive oil  & mix well. Stir in inced crab, ginger,... [Lire la suite]
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17 mars 2014

Fig Muffins

Fig Muffins Ingredients (12 muffins)250g fig pasteHalf cup water125g butter2 eggs150g sugar200g flourA pinch of salt 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp cinnamon powderAlmond flakes for toppingMethod Preheat oven to 180°C.Cut fig paste into cubes. Boil water along with fig cubes.Mix well & make a paste.Remove from fire & then add chopped butter, sugar & salt.In a bowl beat eggs. Add beaten egg to the date mixture & mix well.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.If... [Lire la suite]
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21 février 2014

White Chocolate Muffins with Praline

White Chocolate Muffins with Praline Ingredients (12 muffins)300g flour100g praline powder200g white chocolate150g butter100ml milk90g sugarA pinch of salt 2 eggs 1 tsp baking powder Almond flakes for toppingMethodPreheat oven to 180°C.Break the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water.Melt in microwave oven 2 mn.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt.In a bowl beat eggs. Add beaten egg & mix well.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Then add praline powder along with milk... [Lire la suite]
25 décembre 2013

X'mas Tree Muffins

YogurtMuffins Ingredients  125g yogurt Flour - 3 yogurt containers Sugar - 2 yogurt containers Butter / Veg oil - 1/2 yogurt container  2 tsp baking powder  A pinch of salt 1 tsp vanilla essence  3 eggs*Butter Icing* 200g icing sugar 100g butter1/2 tsp vanilla essence(optional)Green food colour & SmartiesMethodPreheat the oven to 180°C. Cream together the butter, sugar, yogurt & salt on medium speed with a paddle attachment. Add beaten eggs. Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold... [Lire la suite]
23 décembre 2013

Nankatta - Indian Butter Biscuits

Nankatta Ingredients (20 biscuits)200 g flour75g milk powder75 g icing sugar75g butter1/4 tsp cardomom powder 1 tsp baking powder  A pinch of saltMethod Sieve the flour and baking powder together. Add chopped butter & icing sugar to the flour.With the fingers rub them to get a crumb mixture.Add cardomom powder & a pinch of salt.Cover & keep in the refrigerator for an hour. Make small balls, flatten & arrange on a baking tray.  Bake for 12 - 15 mn until risen.
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13 décembre 2013

Spicy Muffins with Orange

Spicy Muffins with OrangeIngredients (10 muffins)137g  flour20g butter25g sugar100 ml honey2tbsp orange marmaladeA pinch of salt An egg (beaten)50 ml orange juice1/2 tsp orange zest 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp quatre épices(pepper+cloves+cinnamon+nutmeg)A pinch of cardomomA pinch of dried ginger powder* To glaze*1  tbsp icing sugar1 tbsp marmelade 2 tbsp waterMethodRemove the zest of  an orange with a a grater.Avoid the white pith of the orange which gives a bitter taste to the muffins.... [Lire la suite]
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04 décembre 2013

Spicy Cheese Scones

Spicy Cheese SconesIngredients (12 scones)270 g flour70g grated Emmentel cheese1 tbsp thick cream 1 tsp baking powder  2eggs + an yolk60g butter 2 shallots (finely chopped) A piece of ginger (finely chopped) 1 red chilli (finely chopped) Curry leaves (finely chopped) 1 tsp cumin seeds Salt to tasteOil for fryingMethod Preheat oven to 180°C.Fry chopped shallots to light golden brown;Add chopped ginger, chilli, fennel seeds & curry leaves. Remove from fire & keep aside.Sieve the flour and baking powder together.... [Lire la suite]
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12 novembre 2013

Shortbread Brownies

Brownies with Shortbread Crust Ingredients * For Shortbread crust*100g flour 30g sugar 60g butter A pinch of salt* For Brownie *2 eggs 120g black chocolate1 tbsp water 120g sugar80g butter80g flour1/2 tsp cinnamon powder  MethodMix the short bread ingredients & keep aside for 15 mn.Break the chocolate bar & add a tbsp water. Melt in microwave oven 2 mn. Add butter & mix well. In another bowl beat eggs & sugar. Sieve the flour&  fold into the cake mixture. Add cinnamon powder & mix well.... [Lire la suite]
07 août 2013

Ghribia - Tunisian Chickpea Cookies

GhribiaIngredients 250g gram flour80g flour100g icing sugar150g butterA pinch of salt1/2 tsp cinnamon powderPeanuts for decorationMethodMelt butter & keep aside.Sieve both the flours.Add icing sugar & mix well.Then add melted butter & cinnamon powder;Mix well & make a stiff ball. Cover the bowl with plastic film & keep in the fridge for 30mn.Make marble sized balls & arrange on a baking tray.Decorate with peanuts.Pre-heat oven to 180°C. Bake cookies for 15-20mn.Leave aside to cool & then... [Lire la suite]