by Pallavi Purani

Ingredient: dark chocolate

White Chocolate Rocky Road

White Chocolate Rocky Road

Rocky road are fabulous for dessert tables, edible gifts and road trips too. It is an assortment of nuts, marshmallow, cookies and chocolate.

Chocolate Dipped chips

Chocolate Dipped chips

There is something so so intriguing about potato chips dunked in dark chocolate. I made these some years back for snacking during a brunch at home. The best chip with dark chocolate has been Uncle chips, by far. The masala on the chips is a gorgeous contrast against the dark chocolate.

Eggless Zebra Cake

Eggless Zebra Cake

Once in a while there comes an opportunity to bake for a dear friend. RJ and I are from the same town, almost same growing up environment. Even though he comes from an entitled family, his heart is pure gold. He is down to earth and believes in working hard and paving a way for himself. This cake fo

Rose Truffles

Rose Truffles

I got a reallly wonderful exotic ingredients box on my last birthday 🙂 My fav girlfriends gave it to me. Since the anniversary was around the corner, I wanted to make use of them (With a heavy heart). I used the dried rose petals to make make these lovely truffles which then were topped on the cake

Oozy Cupcakes

Oozy Cupcakes

Every wondered how a small idea can become a riot? These cupcakes were such a hit at the forums where I shared that people made repeats 🙂 Makes me happy.

P: Pistachio Squares

P: Pistachio Squares

I read a wonderful recipe on good food online. I love chocolate, I love pistachio and this one has the best of both <3 I drew inspiration from this one and churned my own version 🙂

E: Extreme Chocolate Roll

E: Extreme Chocolate Roll

This post is to celebrate an adorable friend, confidante and my girl friend Monika. She runs Sin-a-Mon successfully and her blog crossed 2,00,000 plus hits 🙂

B: Banana Chocolate Coconut Cake

B: Banana Chocolate Coconut Cake

This was one excellent combination that Swati from Chatkhor loves a lot. 🙂 She has asked me make it again but I fear if I will be able to make it the same way or not :P.

Eggless cake with Peanut Butter frosting

Eggless cake with Peanut Butter frosting

I made this cake with practically things available at hand. I had no eggs to make this Dorie Greenspan cake that I had been eyeing so I went ahead and made 2 cakes- vanilla and chocolate [Eggless versions] sandwiched them with a simple chocolate frosting and make a chunky peanut butter frosting for

Almond-Peanut Chocolate cake

Almond-Peanut Chocolate cake

For this month’s Baking Partner’s challenge we went festive and had an option to make any cake out of Neapolitan cake, plum cake and Brazil Nut chocolate cake. Since I could not find brazil nuts 🙁 I tried to make the cake with some roasted peanuts and almonds. I topped it with peanut caramel sauce.