Sunday, January 1, 2012

Happy new year


~ Happy New Year 2012 ~

Little Food Junction wishes all its readers a very
happy & prosperous new year .

When it comes to spreading joy among your loved ones ,
there is no better way to do it than with flowers.
Spread the joy of the new year with these quick n
easy fruity floral muffin toppers. Kids would surely
love to ring in the new year with a bang n these
little sweet treats ...


Say it with flowers !!!

Muffin (recipe below)topped with a jam cookie ( Britannia
Treat Jim Jam) on a skewer , green apple wedges (for
leaves), red apple flower, & choco chips.

Apple , Carrot & Ragi Muffins
Ingredients- 1/2 cup whole wheat flour, 1/4 cup all purpose
flour (maida) 1/2 cup ragi flour ( finger millet ) ,1/2 cup powdered
sugar, 1/4 cup milk, 1/4 cup chopped apple,1/4 cup grated carrot
,pinch nutmeg, pinch cinnamon powder, 1/2 tsp grated ginger ,
1/4 cup unsweetened apple sauce ,3 tsp oil/butter, 1 egg,
pinch of soda, pinch of salt , a handful
of dry fruits coarsly ground (raisins , almonds & walnuts).

Method- Sift together the dry ingredients . Whisk the egg along with
other wet ingredients . Mix in the apple , carrot & nuts . Do not
over-mix or the muffins will be tough. Pour the batter in a silicon cups
& bake at 180C for 20-25 mins.

Tip- Carrots can be substituted with pumpkin / zucchini .
Use boiled & mashed apples to substitute applesauce.
For a more nutty flavor do not grind nuts.
Ragi can be substituted with powdered oats.





17 comments:

  1. How fun! Great job! I would love to eat that!

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  2. Hi Smitha.

    Check your blog every now and then - always love looking at the awesome creations you come up with.

    And Happy 2012!

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  3. I just love what you post...:) one of my fav blogs for sure.

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  4. Too cute!!Happy new year!!!

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  5. cute post and wish u too a happy new year dear.
    indu srinivasan

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  6. Looks cute. Happy newyear to you too!

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  7. Wishing u a very happy new year

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  8. looks cute..... Also A Very Happy new year .......

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  9. I wish you a very happy new year, full of creativity! A big hug.

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  10. u r really awesome.............how do u think these innovations and creativity

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  11. Happy new year wishes to u and ur family..looks damn cute.

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  12. Hello smitha...wow!! this is one super duper blog. my!! you are soo creative..shud defnitely try your works..thabks for sharing..
    sona, Kuwait

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  13. Can I have that :-) ? Happy New year to you and your family dear...


    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  14. waoo......

    Valentine's Day Recipes
    http://skfoodrecipes.blogspot.in/search/label/Valentine%27s%20Day%20Recipes

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  15. this is seriously cute. I LOVE your blog. I'm going to introduce my sis to it. she keeps despairing on how to make her daughter eat.

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