Community Cookoff 

I have been having a really busy week but this weekend when I got time to recharge my batteries I indulged in a community Cookoff.It was one of a kind and my first experience of cooking together with other home chefs.This includes coming up with recipes on the spot with the basic ingredients you have…

Rose Petal Jam

This is a Venetian Jam recipe from the 1898 where Monks prepare this jam old style even now.The monks on the Venetian Islan of San Lazzaro,Italy are known not only for their roses but also this very famous rose jam.The recipe is adapted of course from Artusi’s 1891 cookbook.  To know more about the story…

Midnight Chocolate Lava Cake 

This is the second post of the new series called Microwave and Bake.It will feature quick and easy recipes most of which would be doable in under 5min and require very few ingredients and of course a microwave.Before starting the series I would like to talk about some safety instructions before starting to use your…

The 100th Blog Post :Fenugreek Recipe

Time surely flies, I started this blog on 16th April 2016 and now we are on our 100th blog post already ! Today I am going to share with you a healthy recipe that is best when eaten during the colder months of the year.The key ingredient here is the Fenugreek or Methi.Fenugreek provides warmth…

Aaate ki Pinni 

Aaate ki Pinni is a very popular Punjabi sweet eaten almost everywhere in India.Its basically a Ladoo made with whole wheat flour, nuts and cashews.Its full of energy.Its also good for people who suffer from weakness and vigour.Once prepared this Ladoo doesn’t spoil for 30days in a moisture free airtight environment.Its perfect for sweet cravings…

Strawberry Cupcakes 

Making cupcakes might seem a lot of work but it’s rewarding in its own ways,it’s almost thearaputic in nature.On a Saturday afternoon with noting to do I believe baking can be one of the most satisfying hobbies to indulge in.Cupcake have a tendency to get ruined trust me it took several attempts to make them…

Whole Wheat Cookies

Think of a cookie that is healthy and yet has all the essential ingredients of a crumbly,soft,decadent cookie that is made with lots of butter and harmful refined flour.This recipe is so forgiving you can substitute almost pretty much everything as per your taste , the butter can be replaced by coconut cream , the…

Guide to Quick Meals

Most of us these days have incredibly busy lives and hectic work schedules.As evident by the ever growing food tech startups and take out food joints we are simply skipping home cooking and turning to outside food.Eating outside food can be very bad for health,thanks to very poor checks on food quality especially in India.Harmful…

Gooseberry on a Cracker 

Most of you would have read the classics as kids and would remember the children’s all time favorite fairy tale Snow White you would know about the awesome feast she throws for the dwarfs.I am going to skip the poisoned apple and move on to a special gooseberry pie.Gooseberry or Amla is very popular in…

Life Saving Kitchen Hacks

PS. Some of these are life saving  This is a post to talk about Indian Kitchen hacks, everything you wanted to know about the basics and what you should always have when stocking your kitchen pantry.While I am a firm believer of not storing your food especially fruits and vegetables which I recommend you to…

Raspberry & Lime No-Bake Tart

Tarts are perfect for whoever wants to go light on dessert but still have that bit of sweet and sour flavour.I got hold off some raspberries and decided to make this perfect tart that you just cannot go wrong with.I made fresh white chocolate using white compound, a raspberry sweet compote to layer and a…

Farmers Cheese and Spinach Sliders 

With the constant downpours and changing weather it feels like having something warm and what better than some spinach and cheese sliders.Spinach is a rich source of vitamin K, vitamin A (in the form of carotenoids), manganese, folate, magnesium, iron, copper, vitamin B2, vitamin B6, vitamin E, calcium, potassium and vitamin C. It is a…