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Month: October 2017

Baked Gulab Jamun

Baked Gulab Jamun

Baked Gulab Jamun This time I thought of trying the baked version of Gulab Jamun instead of the fried one to see if it is even palatable or it just spoils the taste in context of being healthy. So, I tried baking these Gulab jamuns […]

Super Rich Chocolate Pumpkin Loaf

Super Rich Chocolate Pumpkin Loaf

Super Rich Chocolate Pumpkin Loaf Pumpkin bread loafs are way too common but can they become old fashioned? I feel NEVER! so this time I tried teaming up with little chocolate and spices just to add a little twist to the original pumpkin recipe. These […]

Apple Streusel

Apple Streusel

This Apple Streusel is a great way to showcase the apple’s delicious flavor and texture.The delicate aromatic fragrance of cinnamon coated on the apples along with the crunch of streusel just provides it enough twist to make a beautiful delicacy of the day.Nuts such as almonds, walnuts, hazelnuts, pecans can also be added to the streusel topping.If you like you can make the streusel ahead and just cover and store in the refrigerator until needed. This delicacy tastes best when freshly baked and served with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Read for Apple Streusel Recipe.

Apple_Streusel

 

Ready In: 40mins             Serves: 3-4

Ingredients

  1. 3 large apples
  2. 1⁄3 cup sugar
  3. 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  4. 1⁄4 teaspoon pure vanilla extract

 

Decoration

  1. 1⁄4 cup cold butter (4 tbls. or 1/4 cup)
  2. 1⁄2 cup flour
  3. 1⁄3 cup brown sugar
  4. 1⁄2 teaspoon cinnamon
  5. 1/3 cup almonds and walnuts(mixed)
  6. 1⁄8 teaspoon ground nutmeg (optional)

Direction

  1. Preheat oven to 350°.
  2. Grease the bottom only of a small (4 cups or so) casserole dish.
  3. Peel and core the apples, slice, and place in a bowl. Top with sugar, cinnamon, and vanilla, toss to coat. Set aside while preparing the topping.
  4. Make the streusel by cutting the cold butter into a bowl, adding flour, sugar, cinnamon, nuts, and nutmeg, if using.
  5. Rub it gently with your fingers until the streusel is a coarse, sandy/pebbly texture.
  6. Put the seasoned apples into the pan, top generously with the streusel, and bake at 350° about 30 minutes, or until the streusel is golden brown and the apple is starting to bubble up through the topping.
  7. Serve it hot with a scoop of Vanilla ice cream.
Orange Drizzle Cake

Orange Drizzle Cake

This super popular and super moist, fruity zest orange drizzle bake is a perfect balance between the sweetness and tanginess of orange. This orange drizzle cake is easy to make with just a few steps to follow and it gets ready to go in the […]