Category: Cooking Tips & Tricks

christmas-cake

Come Christmas and it’s time for cozy tidings, warm fires, Christmas trees & tasty treats! While I’m sure you have your feast sorted for the Christmas Eve dinner, but what about desserts? Nah! Not the regular stuff…let’s explore something exciting this Christmas.   Dessert Jars     A super exciting option this party season, dessert […]

cooking

Cooking is just like playing an instrument if you don’t know how to read the notes you won’t be able to play. The same happens with the terminology of cooking, most people fall short of words when explaining or reading a recipe. But don’t worry, here is your guide to some basic cooking terminologies that […]

Bacon is something that most people just cannot resist. Even those who would rather avoid pork make an exception for bacon. Bacon is made only from pork and no other meat comes even close to it. Bacon is pork cured with salt. So, if you are wondering why bacon is always salty, it is because […]

platters

A cold January night. The air outside carries the chill, while you sit down for a warm, cozy meal with your family. On a day like this, there is nothing better and more soul soothing than a wholesome platter. Let me tell you how to tempt it up!   Continental Drift This one’s my all-time […]

quick-meals

Love the weather? We have the dish! So many times, the weather outside your window governs what you feel like eating at that point of time. But alas! How to toss up stuff in a jiffy! Let’s explore… Cardinal rule here; recognize that this is an ‘out of the blue’ pang so what you basically […]

prawns

Most people prefer to buy the fresh shrimp rather than the frozen shrimp packets. The ideology behind this is the fact that when something is packaged and frozen it has been done a while back and hence must not be as fresh as the unfrozen shrimp that is being sold at the counter. It makes […]

how-to-make-yoghurt

Yoghurt is considered one of the best forms of dairy.  It is an excellent option for people who do not like to drink milk in its original form but would like to partake of its health benefits. Many lactose intolerant people choose yoghurt as their preferred form of dairy.   Making Yogurt Yoghurt is one […]

fruits-and-vegetables

Identifying ripe fruits and vegetables is an art, but it can be learned easily. Initially, it may require a bit of practice, but soon it will come naturally to you if you will just make a conscious effort.   The Secret To Selecting The Freshest Fruits and Vegetables If you want fresh and ripe fruits […]

healthy

Congratulations fellow foodies! The war between taste & health has finally ended. And the winner is…….well, both! Now ain’t that lovely! Indulge in your favourite foods guilt free…yes, Santa finally granted you your wish! He tells you how.   Kuboos     Let’s be honest, they taste good only when made from all purpose flour. […]

baking

Do you love baking cakes as much as eating them? And do you just adore inviting people over for lunch or dinner and mesmerizing them with your culinary skills? Do you enjoy the aroma of freshly baked bread and wish to do the same at your home? Well, don’t worry. We have some amazing tips […]