Category: Reference Guide

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Homemade Enchilada Sauce

Share4 Pin35 +11 Tweet Yum17 Stumble1Shares 58 Making enchiladas tonight but ran out of enchilada sauce, peeked inside my pantry in a hope that I could find some leftovers but nothing 🙁  So picked up the empty sauce can, read its ingredients and whisked up my very own...

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Boiled Lauki Paste

Share5 Pin2 +1 Tweet Yum StumbleShares 7Wondering why would someone have boiled lauki paste in her refrigerator? Well, this is an excellent base to no onion no garlic recipes. This not-so-liked vegetable (that’s what my kids call it ) is actually a blessing in disguise. Bottle...

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How to make Cashew Paste

Share1 Pin99 +1 Tweet Yum StumbleShares 100How to make cashew paste or Kaju masala for Indian gravies and where can I find one? This is the most commonly asked question. Why buy it from the market when you can make one at home. Follow the...

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How to Blanch spinach

Share4 Pin13 +11 Tweet Yum1 Stumble1Shares 20 Spinach is a great source of iron, Vitamin A, C, K , magnesium and many more nutrients. To preserve all these healthy nutrients, blanching is great for vegetables. It helps intensify the taste and bright color of vegetables. Blanching locks...

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How to soak sabudana for khichdi

Share13 Pin79 +11 Tweet Yum StumbleShares 93Follow this step by step fail-proof guide on how to soak sabudana for khichdi. Say goodbye to sticky, gooey sabudana pearls and say hello to perfect separated tapioca pearls – today and every-time.  Do you enjoy eating sabudana khichdi (tapioca...

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How to store Cilantro leaves

Share Pin9 +1 Tweet Yum StumbleShares 9Have a large bundle of cilantro herbs on hand and wondering how to store Cilantro leaves. Follow these step by step process and storing cilantro could be a breeze. Cilantro/coriander leaves is a very flavorful herb and it taste...

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How to make Ghee from butter

Share37 Pin99 +1 Tweet Yum StumbleShares 136 How to make ghee from butter? Ghee also referred to as Clarified butter is a must in Indian cooking. No Indian “Tadka” or tempering is complete without ghee. Ghee is used in Aryuveda for medicinal purposes. Making ghee...

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How to make Italian seasoning

Share1 Pin101 +1 Tweet Yum StumbleShares 102Quick and easy homemade Italian herb seasoning. Blend of aromatic herbs adds zesty flavor to any recipe. Though it’s named as Italian seasoning, it’s an all purpose seasoning and I try to use it on almost everything from chicken...

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Homemade Cake flour

Share13 Pin489 +1 Tweet Yum StumbleShares 502 Wondering what a cake flour is? Nowadays cake flour is used to prepare cakes, cookies and pies. So why substitute all purpose flour with cake flour ? The major difference among the two flours is the amount of protein –...