Baking · Breads · East meets West Fusion · Food · Product Reviews

Garlic Chutney, Chilli and Coriander tear and share Bread Ring

Breads… Soft, Crusty, savoury, sweet, filled or just a simple loaf is my biggest weakness. During my travels I love to explore small bakeries to see what they have to offer. I’m intrigued by the variety of breads and flavours, one of my favourites being a good old sour dough and a few trials later… Continue reading Garlic Chutney, Chilli and Coriander tear and share Bread Ring

Chocolate · East meets West Fusion · Glutenfree · Sweet Treats

Cardamom, Lime and Coconut Easter Ladoos

Coconut ladoos, an all time favourite and nothing quite beats the versatility of these creamy, nutty and delicious round balls. One of many Indian mithai’s welcomed by many and the great thing about them is they are so quick and easy to prepare. Easter is just a couple of days away and homes must be… Continue reading Cardamom, Lime and Coconut Easter Ladoos

Baking · Cakes · Dairyfree/Vegan · Eggless · Reviews · Uncategorized

Chocolate, Coconut and Raspberry Ripple Meringue Cake- Egg free, Dairy Free, Vegan

    Isn’t this a perfect cake to fit the Occasion? Yes, I’m talking a bout Valentines day which is literally just around the corner. So what are your plans? Are you one to shop till you drop and dine your other half at a restaurant or one who would be more than happy to… Continue reading Chocolate, Coconut and Raspberry Ripple Meringue Cake- Egg free, Dairy Free, Vegan

Dairyfree/Vegan · Free from Fridays · Glutenfree · Seasonal and Festival Foods · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Coconut, Apricot and Fennel mini Ladoos -Gluten free, Dairy free and Sugar free

Now with the festive seasons dawning upon us we all want some treats to celebrate right? No matter how hard we try we can’t avoid getting our teeth stuck into delicious sweets, treats or chocolates and with Diwali round the corner shall I mention the dreaded “Mithai”? Are you one who is not a fan of… Continue reading Coconut, Apricot and Fennel mini Ladoos -Gluten free, Dairy free and Sugar free

Free from Fridays · Uncategorized

Free From Food People’s Choice Award Nomination 2014

A few weeks ago I received a very heart warming and exciting email to say that Chinskitchen Blog has been nominated for this year’s “Foods you can” Award. It’s an award for food products and blogs that specialise in “Free From”. I’m absolutely delighted to be a nominee and would like to thank all my… Continue reading Free From Food People’s Choice Award Nomination 2014

East meets West Fusion · Eggless · Food · Free from Fridays · Indian/Asian Cuisine · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Free From Friday’s: Eggless Kesar Milk Masala Custard and Sooji Halwa (Sheera) Dessert

Sooji halwa also known as sheera in gujarati is a sweet dish made with ghee,semolina, nuts, sugar and spices. A simple yet delicious pudding usually made during religious events to serve as prashad. In our household sheera was made quite regularly as we all loved it as kids, it’s the warm sweet and soft spongy… Continue reading Free From Friday’s: Eggless Kesar Milk Masala Custard and Sooji Halwa (Sheera) Dessert

Baking · Biscuits and Cookies

Fennel and Orange Shortbread Biscuits

  Traditional shortbread never fails to please anyone whether you want a buttery melt in the mouth biscuit, dunking biscuit or just a taste of sugar and butter treat, yes unfortunately it doesn’t do justice to your waist line but I go by the rule of “everything in moderation”. Isn’t it amazing that there are… Continue reading Fennel and Orange Shortbread Biscuits

Baking · Biscuits and Cookies · Desserts · Free from Fridays · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Free from Fridays: Gluten free, Egg Free Mini Raspberry and Orange Cheesecakes

Do you sometimes fancy dessert but want something that’s refreshing or light? Well I am so excited to share this recipe post with you honestly this biscuit base is to die for, light, melt in the mouth, crumbly mmmmmm so tasty and it’s gluten free. Initially this blog post was going to be purely about… Continue reading Free from Fridays: Gluten free, Egg Free Mini Raspberry and Orange Cheesecakes

Baking · Desserts · East meets West Fusion · Uncategorized

Free from Friday’s: Baked Chocolate Tortilla’s with Cinnamon infused fruity salsa

Have you ever thought about a”Dessert Party” where nothing but a variety of desserts are served? Hmm well I dreamt of it and it was so surreal, I saw myself surrounded by wonderful family and friends and trays of delicious cakes, pastries, bakes, chocolates and fruit. Yes this dream turned into thoughts when I started… Continue reading Free from Friday’s: Baked Chocolate Tortilla’s with Cinnamon infused fruity salsa

Chocolate · Desserts · Eggless · Free from Fridays · Uncategorized

Free from Friday’s: Toasted hazelnut, coconut and chocolate mousse with Cinnamon spice

It’s egg free, dairy free, gluten-free, and can be nut free too. You thinking really? Yes well why not? Desserts after a meal are enjoyed by all they should be enticing, appealing and eaten with your eyes before you even taste it, so what if you have allergies? Surely you don’t want to miss out… Continue reading Free from Friday’s: Toasted hazelnut, coconut and chocolate mousse with Cinnamon spice