Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Nuts & Seeds Bar

1/2 cup dry roasted cashews 1/2  cup roasted sesame seeds 1/2 cup roasted pumpkin seeds 1/2 cup roasted sunflower seeds 1/2 cup walnuts raw or roasted ( Roasted and slightly salted nuts are fine too) 1/2 cup almond powder 1/2 cup coconut [...]

Sanjeev Kapoor shares healthy traditional delicacies to try at home on Akshaya Tritiya

BY SANJEEV KAPOOR Aksahya Tritiya falls on 18 April, the third day of the month of Vaisakha. It is also known as Akha Teej and celebrated across entire Northern India. Counted among one of the most auspicious dates of the year, Akshaya Tritiya [...]

Apple and Blueberry Crisp

1 Apple, any kind except red delicious 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice 1 pint blueberries 1/2 cup sugar 3 teaspoons corn starch 1 tablespoon butter cut into small pieces 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 stick (4 tablespoons) cold butter 1/2 [...]

Rasam or Charu

What’s Cooking? by P.S. Lakshmi Rao ¼ cup cooked toor dal Walnut size tamarind (soaked in ½ cup water) 1/2 medium tomato cut in to 9 pieces 2 teaspoons salt 1\4 teaspoon turmeric (haldi) 1 long curry leaf (Karivepaku) 1-tablespoon [...]

Adai (Mixed Dals Dosa)

What’s Cooking? by P.S. Lakshmi Rao Ingredients: ½ cup toor dal ½ cup urad dal ½ cup chana dal ¼ cup mung dal ¼ cup whole mung ½ cup rice ½ teaspoon methi seeds (fenugreek seeds) 1 ½ cups water for grinding 3 red dry chilies ½ [...]

Shakarkandi anar chaat

By Swasti Agarwal Food Strategist at Foodhall, Delhi * Ingredients: 1-2 sweet potatoes; 1 cucumber cut in chunks; 1/3 pomegranate, peeled and seeded; chopped fresh coriander leaves; chopped fresh mint leaves; jeera powder; rock salt; lime juice * [...]

Quick & easy snack recipes

Chef Mrinmoy Acharya of Ciclo Café, Gurgaon and Chef Sanjyot Keer have shared easy yet interesting picks this season. Try your hand at these, when planning a get together at home or have your younger siblings to feed but the adults are  away. * [...]

Apple crisp

What’s Cooking? by P.S. Lakshmi Rao Ingredients: 6- Apples (golden delicious, gala apples, granny smith apples peeled and cut into two inch pieces  (remove center parts). You can mix these one of a kind or 2 each of what ever you [...]

Pumpkin Soup with a twist

Many people cringe at just the thought of eating pumpkin. But one can give it a tasty twist in a hassle free way, say experts. Recipe for Pumpkin soup by Matt Preston, who judges “MasterChef Australia” — which is aired in [...]

Recipes for chocolate sandesh, gulab kheer, shahi tukda & ananas aur malai champ

Traditional sweets are of the essence when it comes to Diwali and the celebrations are simply incomplete without home-cooked stuff. This time celebrate the festival by indulging in some sweet and tasty treats. Here are some mouth-watering recipes [...]