Papaya Recipes- There’s no denying the fact that papaya is one of the most nutritious fruits. This bright orange fruit is a regular at most of our breakfast tables. Not just the sweet fruit but its leaves, seeds and flowers have are also used widely for culinary and therapeutic purposes. In her article ‘The Miraculous…

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I love the transition from summer into autumn: everyone is still pretty relaxed after the holidays, but we’re also looking forward to the joys of the coming season. From a cook’s point of view, this is the best of both worlds. Our shopping baskets are still filled with sweet, sun-kissed tomatoes, ripe mangoes and figs,…

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What do you think of when you hear the phrase “fast food”? Burger? Fried chicken? Late-night kebab? “Salt and vinegar on those, mate?” Yes, please. To all of it. “Fast food”, two words that, for me, conjure up a spectrum of feelings from pleasure and satisfaction to a mild self-loathing, countered by a healthy dose…

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Summer is here, and with it comes the need to keep oneself hydrated at all times. We agree that there is nothing better than water to beat the heat, but why not add some flavours and make it fun. While the classic lemonade or shikanji is an all-time favourite to keep persistent summer troubles like…

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Milk Recipes- Not just is milk a complete meal in itself, it is also such a versatile ingredient which is an intregral part of most of the Indian desserts and even some delicious curries. Remember all those incidents when as a child you were coaxed and coerced into drinking your glass of milk? What a sense…

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And now come the regrets. Did I really have to have that second piece of pecan pie? Couldn’t the mashed potatoes have had maybe a little less butter? Did I truly have to eat all of those mint chocolates that our friend brought from Chicago? Yes. Yes I did. Those things are great. But now…

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The mighty treacle tart is Harry’s favourite dessert, and it’s both comforting and relatively simple to make, too. Find out how you can make a treacle tart to rival any that Mrs Weasley could make… We’ve included vegan alternatives for those of you who would prefer to make this without any animal products.  This includes…

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Himachali Recipes- Besides being blessed with breathtaking natural beauty, Himachal Pradesh also offers a tasteful blend of culture and tradition. The word ‘Hima’ actually means snow in Sanskrit. Himachali cuisine gives you more than one reason to fall in love with it.  The surrounding states of Punjab and Tibet have a deep influence. Most of…

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Lettuce Recipes- It is hard to imagine rustling up a salad without tossing lettuce into it, or biting into a plump cheeseburger without the crunch of lettuce to add to the texture. Crisp and light, it is one of the most popular greens used in preparing many dishes, including populars like Caesar’s Salad. It is…

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Millet Recipes: In the past few years, there has been a dramatic revolution in the food choices of people. More and more people are increasingly opting for nutrient-rich foods like cereals, grains, seeds and superfoods over everything else. Millets have stood the test of time and have long been favoured for their many health benefits.…

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