Category: Cakes


Armenian Nutmeg Cake

I am happy I made this Armenian Nutmeg Cake as it was a revelation on so many levels.

First, the nutmeg (jaiphal) in this cake made it so aromatic and rich in flavour. Then the three layers—a crisp, biscuit-y base, moist cake layer, and crunchy walnut layer—make it an absolute delight.

You will surprise anyone you serve this cake to.


Devonshire Honey Cake

Devonshire Honey Cake is a simple cake that celebrates the flavour of honey in the best possible way.

The recipe for this delicious tea cake is easy to follow and I hope you do try it.


Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

Last Saturday was Narayan’s birthday! The only thing I can say about Narayan is that he looooooovvvvveeeeeessssss chocolate. 🙂 And all he asked for as a gift was a “chocolatey chocolate cake”, and so I made one! And used a chocolate buttercream frosting. Without much ado, here is the recipe. Ingredients for a 9″ Chocolate...


The Perfect Butter Cake

On her page “Meet Radhika,” Radhika of Sinsations writes, “I started baking at 11 or 12, with my mom.” As I read this one line, I was overwhelmed with nostalgia. I so wanted to bake my mother’s butter cake and I did! While Amma and I cooked together all the time, baking held a special place...