Baking · Biscuits and Cookies · Cakes · Chocolate · Product Reviews · Seasonal and Festival Foods · Uncategorized

Mother’s Day: Spiced Earl grey and Chocolate Bundt

Throughout the year we have many special days to celebrate and although I agree every day is a celebration, these dates┬ámakes a person feel just that extra special and why not! When it comes to Mother’s day usually I would get told make sure you put your feet up but we all know this never… Continue reading Mother’s Day: Spiced Earl grey and Chocolate Bundt

Competitions · Shop · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Made with Love: Valentines Competition

To celebrate the Launch of Chinskitchen online shop and Nankhatai (Spiced Indian Shortbread) , we are giving away one lucky winner our Valentines Nankhatai Gift Box.   A gorgeous selection of Rose and Cardamom nankhatai, hand packed in a rustic gift box and gift tag to write your personal message. A perfect gift to treat… Continue reading Made with Love: Valentines Competition

Baking · Cakes · Desserts · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Highlights of 2014 & White Chocolate, Raspberry and Pistachio Tray Bake…

  Hello lovely readers, hope you all had a fabulous Christmas with lots of family time, good food and drinks? Some may have noticed that my blogging has become slightly sporadic right? Well, after a period of maternity and sick leave I returned back to my full time job as a Specialist Occupational Therapist in… Continue reading Highlights of 2014 & White Chocolate, Raspberry and Pistachio Tray Bake…

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 · Cakes · Uncategorized

Kesar milk masala and coffee cake

Do you remember the first time you tried coffee? What did you think of it, was it strong, bitter but full of aroma? Maybe it was just a sip you had and you knew whether you like it or loathe it am I right? Well, I must have been probably around 8 or 9 when… Continue reading Kesar milk masala and coffee cake

Baking · Cakes · Eggless · Free from Fridays · Uncategorized

Free from Friday’s: Egg Free Cinnamon and Clove Spiced Clementine and Semolina cake

Cakes, Cakes, Cakes who doesn’t love a slice of good cake? Whether its for tea, after dinner, breakfast or special celebration a cake always makes you smile and your palate? well it keeps wanting more especially if it’s one you can indulge in without the fear of an allergic reaction. This week I decided to… Continue reading Free from Friday’s: Egg Free Cinnamon and Clove Spiced Clementine and Semolina cake

Baking · Baking/Cooking with Kids · Breads · Food · Uncategorized

Baking with Kids- Quick Bread Rolls

About a week ago, my 6 year old son came home with so much excitement and joy, he couldn’t wait to get through the front door to show me the bread roll he made at school. The pride on his face was priceless, it was the first time he said he wanted to eat his… Continue reading Baking with Kids- Quick Bread Rolls