Friday, March 22, 2013

Happy Holi 2013

I will be leaving for India today night for the holi festival ,
sharing with you all virtual treat of the holi delicacie Ghujia

which I prepared few days back,

since past few days it has been very hectic maybe when I am  back from India I will be more regular with the posts ;-)
Wish all the readers of the Asan Khana Happy Holi

take care and Happy Blogging.
See you all soon,...;-)

Eggless Chocolate Sandwich Cake for the Kinder Graduation Party

I had planned for something like this but couldn't due to lack of time so when my friend told she is planning to host Kinder Graduation Party for kids I was elated so yesterday evening I prepared
  Eggless Chocolate  Sandwich Cake with coconut buttercream icing in between the layers and frosted the cake  with Chocolate buttercream Icing,

for the first time I prepared sandwich cake so I was a bit skeptical how it gonna look ,what if the cake breaks but thankfully nothing like this happened :-)
bake two eight inch eggless chocolate cake and keep aside
recipe of Eggless Chocolate Cake is blogged here

for the coconut butter cream icing -
icing sugar sifted one cup
unsalted butter three and a half cup
dessicated coconut thw tbsp
vanilla essnece one fourth tsp
pink colour one fourth tsp
beat icing sugar and unsalted butter in a mixing bowl ,till creamy
add dessicated coconut and vanilla essence followed by pink colour
spread  evenly on the cooled down cake with the help of spatula .

Place the second cake on top of the frosted cake and proceed with the Chocolate Butter Cream Icing .
Chocolate Butter Cream Icing 
Icing sugar sifted one cup
unsalted butter three tbsp
milk one tbsp
pink colour one fourth tsp
rose essence one fourth tsp
crushed chocolate two

In a mixing bowl beat sugar and unsalted butter till fluffy
slowly add milk to get the creamy consistencey
add pink colour ,rose essence and crushed chocolate
spread evenly on the cake with the help of spatula .

to decorate 
edible pink ball
edible gold stone
pink sprinkler
banner and two satay sticks , banner inspired from here 
name tag done on post it and stuck with tooth pick

Special thanks to my friends for taking care of Advay when I was decorating the cake and for helping with the decoration too :-) this wouldn't have been possible without you guys and ya this one was my dream which has come true,..:-)
this one is for you guys 

and ya how can I forget to share the pic of the happy kids

 after cutting the cake :-)