When I was a kid our lunch was packed pretty much everyday with two cutlets. My working mom used to prep it up over weekend making weekday lunch easy to pack. Only when I had grow old did I realize that she was sneaking in equal quantity of meat and carrot into them. She used… Continue reading Beet Wheat brownies using Coco powder
'You should eat like a local..' the mantra we keep hearing from nutritionist and ancestors. Because tradition food cycle is based on the changing climate and Terrance . Holi - festival of colors - marks the onset of summer in North India. Holi is incomplete without the refreshing drink of Thandai. Not only is it… Continue reading Cooling Powder for hot Summer’s – Thandai
Have you been around people, who keep reminding you they have their birthday coming up(months in advance)? My flatmate in Chennai keep dropping hints on her upcoming birthday pretty much everyday for months and in spite of that we missed it on the day. We were wondered what happened to the otherwise chatterbox; being unusually… Continue reading Crepe Nutella cake – No bake.
Online shopping is the norm now, you get what you need from a bigger market at your door step. It no longer matters which part of the world you are from(just waiting time for some location). After all this shopping you are left with the packaging, which can be a hassle. I get confused.. 'Do… Continue reading Storage box reconstructed
While I was working in Kerala, our cafeteria had options for samosa - Punjabi samosa; thick cover, potato mix filled or 'Other' samosa; flaky, crispy, flavor full, but.... Oily looking. I used to choose the healthier(or so I assumed) version of Punjabi samosa. Fast forward to present, living in North India and being in 'Samosa,… Continue reading Meat Samosa
After marriage we traveled to Delhi on a Sunday. After moving into HIS den and settling down it was almost noon. We were hungry(but lazy to cook at home); having already explored the city, HE suggested we have biryani from Andhra Bhavan. This biryani is famous in Delhi and suppose to be the tastest south… Continue reading Chicken roast/fry