Easy Wholewheat Homemade Bread

Easy Wholewheat Homemade Bread

Wholewheat products like chapati and homemade breads are a great source of fibre, magnesium and manganese. Manganese helps your body absorb calcium, regulates blood sugar and builds a better immune function in carbohydrate metabolism. Nothing is better than making your bread at home as it helps you consume non-bleached and less processed food. The recipe I am sharing is a relatively quicker one and if you plan ahead you can easily enjoy it for breakfast! or snacks! So, I mostly prepare and bake bread in the evening-before sleeping, but that’s just a personal…Read more …
Tawa Tofu

Tawa Tofu

First of all, wishing all the readers a very Happy and Prosperous New Years. January is almost over and I have been excited about making new changes to my diet. Since, we have travelled a lot in the last few months, it is now time to eat healthier and reduce the festive fat. Lately, I have started enjoying the taste of Tofu, specially Tofu made on Tawa. (Indian style). Another benefit is that one doesn't need to use oil. INGREDIENTS NEEDED Tofu (firm) cut 1/2 slab into thin long slices Tomato puree 1/2 cup…Read more …
THE CHRISTMAS DELIGHT

THE CHRISTMAS DELIGHT

Since December is here, so is the cheer! Hope you all are as excited about the festive season as I am. For someone who loves food and cooking, the holiday time is baking mode for me every year. This year I decided to go the traditional Indian way and tried a milk based dessert on my stove, I call it 'Milky Mix'. You only need four ingredients, I am not joking! Here's the easy to cook and fancy to serve 'Milky Mix' with raspberry topping. INGREDIENTS NEEDED Milk 7-8 cups Jaggery or brown sugar 3cubes or 1 cup…Read more …
Chaat Time

Chaat Time

If you are away from home like I am - you must be missing the crazy colourful street markets and the chaat bhaiyas! Missing some tangy chaats and golgappe? Here's a papri chaat recipe that you can enjoy at home. The preperation for chaat is easy and can be done in advance and kept. You need boiled chickpeas, boiled potatoes, papri (any Indian store will have it) masalas and yogurt. INGREDIENTS NEEDED Overnight soaked and boiled chickpeas 1/2 cup Boiled potatoes 2 Papri 8-10 rounds Cilantro 1/4 cup (chopped) or just for garnish…Read more …