Sourdough Apple Fritters

apple fritters

Apple fritters has become one of my favorite naughty snacks, ever since we moved to Seattle. I call it apple stuffed dough nuts! whats not to like about it? Really?!!! Donuts are fritters are so much different here and there are so many varieties but apple fritters with its sweetness […]

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Pineapple macarons

macarones

I still remeber clearly, the first time I bit into a proper macaron, about 8 years ago, at LadurĂ©e in Paris. I was amazed by the elegant, classy spread of pastries and other sweets sitting in that luxurious gold framed cabinet and the macarons caught my eyes immediately. I had […]

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Cranberry marzipan sourdough couronne

Cranberry marzipan SD couronne

I watch baking videos on my way to work and that is why I love to take the bus. This is the time I use to visualize, sketch and brain storm about my bakes and plan in my head about what I am going to tackles next. I thought of […]

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Pear & Walnut Sourdough Babka

I have been all about apples and pumpkins lately and I almost forgot pears, until I accidentally bumped into a stall at the farmers market, flooded with multi-colored pears. I have been eating them from the start of the season, but didn’t think of baking with them. So I thought, […]

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Spicy Ginger cookies

ginger cookies

Make these ahead for the winter! These ginger cookies resembles, my favorite ginger biscuit I used to eat back in Sri Lanka. Oddly enough, I used to hate these as a kid but fell completely in love with, growing up. I remember the mini me wondering why would anyone want […]

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Tahini and Brown Sugar cookies

Disclaimer!!! This is a crispy cookie and it’s got tahini in it…a lot of tahini. If you are still reading, then you’ve got to be sesame crazy like me! It’s not everyone’s cup of tea when it comes to this much sesame and tahini. A lot of people don’t mind […]

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Hoppers (Sourdough coconut crepes)

hoppers

fermented rice flour and coconut milk pancakes/crepes If you have been to south east Asia, specifically Sri Lanka or southern India, chances are that you’ve already eaten these. If not, these should be on the top of your “must have food” list, when/if you go there. These are a very […]

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Sourdough blueberry coconut pancakes (overnight)

sourdough blueberry coconut pancakes

This is a dairy and egg free recipe and for a vegan option, simply swap honey with maple syrup Who doesn’t love a good pancake? right? But for me it has to be a good old-fashioned, made-from-the-scratch kind. Supermarket shelves are flooded with pancake mixes that comes in plastic containers, […]

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Vegan sourdough donuts

vegan sourdough doughnuts

Veganism has been embraced by many over the world and it is definitely a growing trend. It is a very unique dietary practice and if you ask me, I am not a vegan myself, but I am fascinated by the idea as always. As a baking enthusiast, this challenges me […]

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Sourdough chocolate babka

chocolate babka

A babka for me is another way to eat brioche, my favorite sweet bread. The combination of rich soft brioche and chocolate can only be described as heavenly. I have made this a few times before for get-together, tea parties and pot lucks. Those were made with commercial or instant […]

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