Monthly Archive: January 2016

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Eggless Blueberry Cake Using Cake Mix

Share14Pin387Tweet+172Yum11484 Shares Today, I am sharing a simple and sweet eggless cake that is loaded with blueberries. This is a perfect no -fuss cake recipe for potlucks, picnics and game nights and above all – it’s prepared using cake mix!! Cake mixes are fun to experiment with, back in...

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Slow cooker Minestrone Soup

Share5Pin410Tweet+1147Yum19581 Shares If you are craving for a steamy and hearty winter soup than look nowhere else. This classic, slow cooker minestrone soup is loaded with veggies, beans, and pasta and this is exactly what I need on a chilly evening – a soothing and comforting soup. One of the healthiest soups,...

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Eggless Vanilla Pound Cake

Share120Pin2.1KTweet+127Yum132.2K SharesNothing can beat the rich, velvety flavor of a homemade Eggless Vanilla Pound Cake.  It is called a “pound cake” because the original cake recipes used one pound of everything – eggs, butter, flour, sugar and the end result was a sinfully yummy pound cake....

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Amritsari Fried Fish

Share2Pin98Tweet+1Yum8108 Shares Looking for some no-hassle party food, try this all-time favorite – Amritsari fried fish, served with lemon wedges and sprinkled with chaat masala. Amritsari fish as the name suggests originated from the lovely city of Amritsar in Punjab. It’s a very famous street food and you can find Amritsari...

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Homemade Sambar Powder Recipe

Share17Pin603Tweet+1Yum620 Shares Nothing can beat a homemade spice mix. Perfect combinations of warm spices that adds great authentic flavor to sambar without adding too much heat. A thought always crosses our minds – why bother to make homemade when we can find one in stores? Well the answer...

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Sambar Recipe

Share5Pin44Tweet+1Yum150 SharesA flavorful and delicious South Indian Sambar recipe made with lentils and vegetables is an amazing accompaniment for soft and fluffy idlis, vadas and dosas. Today’s recipe comes from the Southern land of India and is everyone’s favorite. Delicacies from South Indian cuisine are...

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Instant Rice Idli

Share1.0KPin13.7KTweet+149Yum1114.8K SharesA fail-proof Instant Rice Idli recipe that comes together in less than 30 minutes. These soft, and spongy steamed rice cakes are a perfect and healthy way to start your day! Gluten-free & Vegan too! My family loves South Indian food. Once a month I try to...

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Yummy and delicious recipes of Lohri, Makar sankranti and Pongal

SharePinTweet+1Yum0 Shares Happy Lohri, Makar Sankranti and Happy Pongal to all!!  Call it Lohri (13th Jan), Makar Sankranti (14th Jan) or Pongal, its the harvest festival and conveys the same message — bond of brotherhood and spirit of oneness should prevail despite all odds. Til and jaggery are an essential...

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Til and Gur Patti or til chikki recipe

Share18Pin403Tweet+178Yum1500 Shares Lohri and Makar Sankranti are few days away and Indian markets are flooded with pretty sights of gajak, popcorn, revari and chikkis – popular treats only winter can offer and a must- have at any Lohri celebration. Lohri, the bonfire festival celebrates new beginnings and a...

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Makki Mooli and Methi ke Parathe

Share10Pin2.1KTweet+11Yum52.1K Shares Makki mooli and methi ke parathe – a quintessential winter meal, so hearty and filling. Radish is the least liked vegetable in my house; maybe its the strong flavor that turns my kids away, but when it comes to makki mooli and methi ke parathe – they are...

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Homemade White Butter or Makhan

SharePin34Tweet+1Yum539 Shares Nothing beats a taste of a fresh homemade white makhan/butter. Whether you enjoy it over warm parathas or smear all over a crispy toast, taste is incomparable. Homemade white butter or makhan is so easy to make and is ready in just 6 minutes depending...

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Slow cooker Matra ki chaat

Share10Pin222Tweet+137Yum5274 Shares Planning a morning brunch – try cooking in slow cooker, add everything to it a night before, set the timer and in the morning you will have your brunch ready – add tadka/tempering, adjust spices and enjoy quality time with your family..now that sounds good...

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Indian festival Calendar – 2016

Share17PinTweet+1Yum17 Shares Indian Festival Calendar – 2016 – Rich in it’s cultural inheritance, festivals are an essential part of our Indian community.They reflect the diversity of celebrations in a multi-cultural, multi- religion nation which values sentiments, respects traditions and fosters community living. Indian festivals are so vast in...