Chana Masala

Chana masala, chole masala, channay, chholay – so many names for such a simple dish, one that Rick Stein claims is probably “the most popular vegetarian curry in India”, and with good reason. A dollop of comfortingly bolstering pulses bathed in a thick, tangy, deeply spiced gravy,though a popular street snack, hawked with enthusiasm onRead more

Summer Detox Ayurvedic Tea

Here is a quick recipe for a ayurvedic detox tea which you can easily prepare from the comfort of your kitchen with ingredients you would be having available freely.Without further adieu lets get started. You’re going to need Ginger-1inch pice Cumin-1 teaspoon Black Peppercorns-1/2 teaspoon Fennel Seeds-1 teaspoon Green Tea Leaves-2 teaspoon Simmer the aboveRead more

Desi Summer Coolers

Its a blazing 40 degrees in Bangalore and dry heat.Its very important to stay hydrated and what better than sipper Desi Indian Coolers.There are so many varieties of indian cool drinks that it will make you throw your soda bottle aside.   Starting off with Thandai/Spiced Butter Milk INGREDIENTS Curd-200ml Water-100ml Cumin-1 teaspoon Rock Salt-1 teaspoonRead more


Who doesn’t look Biscotti- a crunchy almond cookie.Biscotti, or twice-baked in Italian, is a finger food that goes great with morning coffee – dunked, of course. It is a very crisp snack which is dried in open air after it is cooked to give it this unique characteristic. The variations on biscotti are endless: almondRead more