Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Corn,Vermicelli Aloo Bonda/Corn,Vermicelli Potato Bonda

Aloo Bonda/Batata Vada aka Potato bonda is a simple and tasty evening snack to enjoy with a cup of tea or coffee. Usually prepared with a simple onion mashed potato filling, these bondas tastes super delicious when served along with coconut chutney,but my today's post is definitely a innovative dish. Yes mine is quite a different from the usual potato bonda. I have prepared this fried beauties with cooked vermicelli and sweet corn kernels along with mashed potatoes. Adding corn kernels to this simple potato filling brings some crunchiness to this bonda.Actually am posting this crispy Aloo Bonda for this month's Shhh Cooking Secretly event started by me, which is now hosted by Mayuri Patel.

Corn, Vermicelli Potato Bonda

Monday, June 26, 2017

Eggless Japanese Sesame Cookies

Japanese Sesame Cookies, if you are looking for something super crunchy, nutty then you should look at my today's dangerously addictive Sesame Cookies. These cookies are eggless but not vegan, as milk and butter are used for binding the flour and other ingredients. With simple ingredients, you can bake out this ultimate Japanese sesame cookies with less efforts. Loaded with both black and white sesame seeds, this cookies are damn flavourful with super nuttiness. I bookmarked this cookies while we were running Mega marathon from Ruchi's Space, while she got this cookies from Gayathri's space. This cookie dough calls for oil, but i couldnt stop myself to add some butter to oil to bake this cookies somehow buttery.

Japanese Sesame Cookies, Eggless Sesame Cookies

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Pinca - Croatian Easter Sweet Bread

Pinca/Pinza, this sweet bread is baked in Croatia especially during Easter holidays. Traditionally baked with loads of eggs, this bread will be super rich, soft and beautifully flavoured bread, obviously which will definitely tickle your tastebuds. Though earlier lard is used in this bread, nowadays Pinca is made with a butter and flavored with either with citrus zest or with orange zest, along with candied or dried fruits with some rum or rose water. Obviously this bread is a must for Easter table as Pinca remained as centrepiece of most of the Croatian Easter breakfast table. Pinca is often taken to Easter mass for blessings which is later given as a symbol of good wishes.

Pinca, Croatian Easter Rolls

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Uyghur Nan Bread

My love for Chinese foods, always pull me to cook different dishes from this cuisine often at home. If you cross a bread from this Cuisine, how can you resist to keep yourself away from trying your hands with it. Yes i crossed this Uyghur Nan bread at Ritu's Annapurnaz while we were doing a month of blogging marathon with different International cuisines. When i landed to her space to read her post, i completely fell in love with bread as this bread was very easy to bake. Obviously i gathered all the ingredients and baked this cuties at home. This Uyghur Nan bread is quite popular bread easily available in Xinjiang, China. This Bread is baked usually as a big, flat or disc shaped bread with thick edges and thin middle. Actually this bread is pricked with nail studded stamp called Uyghur bread stamp. 

Uyghur Nan Bread, Xinjiang  Naan Bread