Monkey Bread

So this is a yummy sweet bread that is baked during the fall in North America. A monkey bread is basically a sweet bread, made into small bite sizes pieces, covered in cinnamon and sugar and then out altogether into a bundt pan and baked. The best part of this bread is that its made in small bites and it becomes a pull-apart bread, so … Continue reading Monkey Bread

Midnight Macaron – Dark Chocolate Charcoal Macaron

So while the fad of the charcoal is still high in the food and baking culture, i’m going to jump on it and try it out as well! Yes you read that correctly, charcoal, to eat, in like food and stuff.. 😀 And don’t worry, it’s ‘really’ a thing! Ive used ‘Activated Coconut Charcoal’ and decided to create something I know i’m super duper great … Continue reading Midnight Macaron – Dark Chocolate Charcoal Macaron

Brownie Sandwich Cookies with Peanut Butter frosting

Instagram : @bakedbyammna #bakedbyammna There is nothing like chocolate. Especially if its in the form of a cookie, so you can just easily pick it up and eat it! One of my favourite things to eat is a brownie, but then I always see these brownie cookies, and thought to myself I need to try and bake them one day! And of course in pure … Continue reading Brownie Sandwich Cookies with Peanut Butter frosting

Kulfi Ice cream

My background is Pakistani, and having come from such a beautiful background it has allowed me to be influenced by amazing ingredients, flavors, smells. One of my favorite things to eat is a Kulfi ice cream. It’s traditionally made from heating milk for hours and hours, adding flavors of saffron, pistachio and cardamom. It’s indulgent in its ingredients, and in its taste. Now let’s face … Continue reading Kulfi Ice cream

5-Minute Almond Scones

Theres nothing like whipping up a great breakfast! Especially on a lazy sunday. Here are my simple 5-minute almond scones, which you can of course add any flavour to. They are simple, quick, very yummy, and super perfect to bake on a lazy day! Here’s how you bake them! INGREDIENTS:  For the Scones- 360g Cups Flour 50g Sugar 1 tbsp Baking Powder 1 tsp salt 300ml Cups Heavy Cream 100ml Almond milk 2 tsp Almond Extract … Continue reading 5-Minute Almond Scones

Honey Nougat with nuts & cranberries

So Monday morning I sat with my coffee and was just looking only for over an hour trying to find some sort of inspiration! And then one of my close baker friends Yvonne, ended up asking if i’ve ever made nougat before, and of course I hadent, so she said now is the time to try! So here is it guys! Honey Nougat with Pistachio, … Continue reading Honey Nougat with nuts & cranberries

Black Sesame Shortbread Cookies

So there is a new trend around, and its the Black Sesame! Many make black tahini with it and then use it in various ways, but I decided to stick to the natural seed flavour and see how it goes. Mind you this isn’t for everyones liking. You either like it or you really really don’t! I loved it, my husband really didn’t! ha! But … Continue reading Black Sesame Shortbread Cookies