How To Make Sensational Gun Powder At Home: A Perfect Recipe For Keeps

I still remember the quizzical look on the waiter’s face when a friend of mine from Delhi requested for some gunpowder to be served at the table. This was a few years ago at a popular South Indian restaurant in Chennai. You will still probably get the same quizzical expression in 2018 in most restaurants in Chennai. This is not a commonly used term in Chennai as it is in many parts of India to describe the traditional spicy powder that makes the perfect accompaniment for idlis, dosas or even…

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Rasam Papad Is The Perfect Comfort Food This Monsoon

Monsoon and good food are synonymous to each other. From sweet treats to spicy delicacies, there is a wide variety of foods that act as a comfort food during the long-drawn monsoon months. In this rainy weather, the joy of slurping on something hot and flavourful is above all. One such comfort food that can help you deal with those cravings and eat your way to happiness is the delectable combination of rasam papad. Yes, you read that right. Picture this: You’re sitting at home with a bowl of piping…

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12 delicious one-pot meals that are perfect for dinner tonight!

1. The magic of flavours! Everyone seems to be talking about Buddha Bowls these days. What are these? One-pot meals that are cooked with frugality, a meal bowl with a balance of ingredients, something akin to following the middle path. Or for those with wilder imaginations, are these meals cooked with ingredients that Buddha loved to eat? There are several contestions regarding the actual meaning of this concept. While initially they were believed to be essentially vegan bowls with ingredients that created a balance of nutrients in the body, they…

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A Complete Guide To Making Perfect Burgers At Home

When it comes to burgers, the world’s your oyster; that’s why you can make anything, from avocado and bacon burgers to potato tikki burgers. No matter which burger floats your boat though, there’s something vividly satisfying about taking a bite of the moist meat, the salty cheese, the soft white bun, and the crisp-as-a-wafer lettuce leaf. One of North America’s most famous exports to the world, its very first mention appeared on a Delmonico’s menu in 1834, in New York. This wasn’t quite the burger we know today, but something quite similar.…

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7 Tips To Make Perfect Hummus At Home

There must be something about middle-eastern cuisine that makes it such a global rage. In India too, middle-eastern wonders like shawarma, falafel, hummus have found their own niche and lovers in the food circuit. One of our favourite Levantine imports is hummus; the chickpeas-based dip or spread that has become a party staple of sorts. Whether being a part of the multifarious Lebanese platter dominated by meat and salad or an accompaniment to pita bread; hummus always manages to shine bright. It is the perfect recipe to whip up on days…

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Perfect fruit salad recipes to start summers on healthy note

A perfect fruit salad can make your day and what if it also has all the healthy ingredients? This summer make the best use of your indoor stay by making some nutritious options of fruit appetisers at home. Sujeet Singh, executive chef at Radisson Noida located in Sector 55, gives some healthy options one can try at home. Grilled Watermelon and Feta Salad Ingredients * 1 pound watermelon * 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil * 3 tbsp balsamic vinegar * 2 cups arugula * 1 tsp kosher salt *…

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How To Make The Perfect Pasta; 7 Expert Tips

It may be an Italian cuisine, but pasta has made its way to our hearts and how. Who wouldn’t love the piping hot pasta topped with molten cheese oozing along with special seasoning? Needless to say, we all love pasta. But, did you know the way pasta is cooked also affects its healthiness? So, if you are a pasta lover, then you must know that it’s all about time and precision when it comes to cooking the perfect pasta at home. If you have been struggling for, too long in the kitchen…

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How to make perfect parathas at home

1. The art of making perfect parathas! Parathas makes for a happy breakfast in every Indian household. Especially when they are served with a dollop of butter or ghee. Different people have their own methods of preparing this popular flatbread. They are quite wholesome and satiating when stuffed with veggies, keema, lentils and other such ingredients. Here is a guide to make perfect parathas in a jiffy. 2. Prepare fresh dough You can never make good parathas with a stale dough. So ensure that you roll out parathas with freshly…

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Artificial Grass is Perfect for a Busy Lifestyle

PHOENIX, March 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Whether it’s going to work, cooking, cleaning, or driving the kids around, there’s a lot to accomplish in a day that prevents homeowners from taking care of their lawns. Artificial grass manufacturers like Synthetic Grass Warehouse and installers like USA Turf Guy have found that turf is the perfect pairing for a busy lifestyle. Artificial Grass is Perfect for a Busy Lifestyle USA Turf Guy recently converted a natural grass lawn to artificial grass for a Phoenix resident, using 2,580 square feet of TigerTurf’s Everglade Spring for the front yard and an…

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Tips to make perfect samosas at home

1. Easy ways to make samosas! Samosa is a popular tea time snack not only in India but also across Asian countries and the Middle East. It is a fried triangular pastry containing a savory filling made with ingredients like potato, onion, paneer, meat, coriander and green peas. It is a favourite snack among people of all age groups and is served with chutney. But while you detest eating samosa outside as you are not sure of the ingredients that go into it, the samosas you have tried making at…

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