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19 October, 2016

Vaishali Bhutani’s -Murgh Malai Tikka-

Vaishali Bhutani’s -Murgh Malai Tikka-
Comments : 6 Posted in : Appetizers on by : Rubina Rahiman
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“There is no sincerer love than the love of food.” -George Bernard Shaw Do you agree with the quote above? I did not, until I met Vaishali. Her face lights up, her speech is quick and light, while she shares her passions for cooking and traveling. My encounter with Vaishali was through food and travel which we are
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8 August, 2016

Utterly Refreshing Mango Lassi

Utterly Refreshing Mango Lassi
Posted in : Desserts on by : Rubina Rahiman
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A cherished drink at the Indian restaurants, Mango Lassi is a yogurt based mango milkshake or smoothie incorporating the sweetness of mango with coolness of yogurt!   Lassi comes in two distinct varieties: sweet and salty. The sweet version flavoured with sugar or honey can be pepped up with pureed fruit, rose-water or saffron strands. 
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30 January, 2016

Masala Chai (Indian Spiced Tea)

Masala Chai (Indian Spiced Tea)
Posted in : World Cuisine on by : Rubina Rahiman
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Chai, a ubiquitous drink in India is a spiced milk tea that has become increasingly popular throughout the world. Chai is an integral part of Indian culture. Tea came to India from China, but was popularised largely in the British colonial era when large plantations were established. As chai became a working-class drink, it travelled through the country,
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24 June, 2015

Indian Mixed Vegetable Pakoras

Indian Mixed Vegetable Pakoras
Posted in : World Cuisine on by : Rubina Rahiman
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Pakoras are deep fried fritters using gram flour. Basic recipe can be adapted by adding vegetables like spinach, potatoes, spring onion, bell peppers, shredded carrots or shredded beets. They are eaten hot and crisp.  Ingredients gram flour-2 cups medium sized onion-1 green chili-1 chopped coriander leaves-2tbs baking soda baking powder-1/2 tsp turmeric powder-1/4 tsp coriander
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