The Perfect Summer Bake – Blueberry & Nectarine Galette

It’s hotter than hot in Dubai, and if you find yourself ambling around in the afternoons in the comfort of your air conditioned room scrolling through your phone, chances are you have noticed that elsewhere in the world, berries and most stone fruit (peaches, cherries & nectarines) are in season. Since we live in Dubai,

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Gajjar Halwa Cake / Mini Carrot Cake (Sugar Free)

A few month ago I had the opportunity to develop the dessert menu for a new restaurant in the city. The desserts were inspired by Indian flavours with the finesse of French patisserie. Since then I have been absolutely obsessed with learning more about Indian desserts and finding ways to fuse techniques I learnt at

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Zaatar Gluten Free Baked Flatbread

It’s been a few months since my husband and I started to leave out wheat from our daily meals. It’s left us feeling lighter, less bloated and more energetic. We have started to fill ourselves up with more wholesome meals, greens and well who am I kidding, dessert too. (I’m never giving that up!) The

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Taste of Africa: Madagascar Vanilla Fruity Clafoutis

There is absolutely no smell more alluring than that of a freshly split Vanilla bean pod. I still have really fond memories of my mother narrating how her second cousin in the 1970’s had these aromatic beans wrapped in tissue and sent over to India from Madagascar for the family to lust over. I marveled at

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