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3 caramel desserts to make on the weekend

A collection of my favorite caramel desserts to make for friends, friends or just for yourself on the weekend ahead.  If you have been following me for a while, you would know pretty well how much I absolutely love caramel. Simple caramel, condensed milk caramel (or Dulce de Leche), caramel sauce and of course my absolute favorite salted caramel. Drizzled over ice-cream, poured over pancakes, added in desserts or just eaten with a spoon caramel is just so delicious that…

Pavlova with whipped cream, salted caramel and strawberries
Baking/ Desserts/ International Recipes/ Recipes

Pavlova with Salted Caramel and Strawberries

Pavlova is a meringue-based dessert made from egg whites. In this recipe, the crisp pavlova base is topped with whipped cream, salted caramel and strawberries. Salted Caramel Pavlova and Happy 2017 2016 just flew by and what an exciting year it was. So many things happened in my life, my career and this blog. Alhamdullilah all of them good. I got married to someone who supports me in everything I do. Who is okay with eating cold food because I…

Oreo Vanilla Pudding with Salted Caramel
Desserts/ Eggs,Dairy & Cheese/ Recipes

Guest Post: Oreo Vanilla Pudding with Salted Caramel

A couple of days back I was going through my newsfeed and came across the blog ‘UrduMom’. The word ‘Urdu’ in the title caught my interest and I immediately started reading her posts on recipes, travels, parenting & more. I messaged her on her Facebook page admiring her writing and how she is sharing her experiences of teaching Urdu to her children so it benefits Pakistani expats around the world. Turns out the person behind the site is Tamania, who…

Desserts/ Recipes

Dulce De Leche or Condensed Milk Caramel

Dulce De Leche is an Argentinian specialty made by boiling a can of condensed milk to reveal a delicious caramelized spread that can be used on toast, as a filling in pie or just eaten with a spoon. Blogging about another dessert sauce that I make on a regular basis, Dulce De Leche.  It’s an Argentinian known as milk jam made by cooking milk & sugar together. In Desi layman terms… condensed milk caramel. Basically, the output of boiling a…

Desserts by The Saucy Mistress in Karachi
Pakistan/ Restaurant Reviews

Desserts by The Saucy Mistress

Ordering some desserts from The Saucy Mistress … Anyone who is active on social media & Facebook must have heard of ‘The Saucy Mistress’. As if her scrumptious desserts weren’t enough her witty remarks and sarcastic sense of humor will make anyone cheer up. I remember discovering her page in 2013. At that time she did dips & dressings & cooking sauces and I remember being so impressed with not just her line of products but the way she described…

Shahi Tukray is a traditional Pakistani dessert made with fried bread slices soaked in cardamom & saffron infused milk. A Desi version of a bread & butter pudding. 
Desserts/ Eggs,Dairy & Cheese/ Pakistani Recipes/ Ramazan & Eid/ Recipes

Shahi Tukray

Shahi Tukray is a traditional Pakistani dessert made with fried bread slices soaked in cardamom & saffron infused milk. A Desi version of a bread & butter pudding.  One of my favorite traditional Pakistani desserts has to be Shahi Tukray – deep-fried slices of bread soaked in a creamy cardamom and saffron scented milk mixture. Left to soak in the fridge for a couple of hours and the end result is truly divine! Similar to an American bread & butter…

Eggless Strawberry Mousse
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Eggless Strawberry Mousse

This light & creamy eggless strawberry mousse is the simplest dessert to make with fresh strawberries in season. I absolutely love fruits and strawberries have to be one of my favorites. There used to be a time when they were rarely available in Karachi. If they were it was mostly in boxes where the top layer looked amazing and the bottom layers were all mushy & soggy. They also used to be quite expensive so even having a strawberry shake…