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Tangy Story of Indian Pickle

Pickle – This one word define the flavour of any Indian meal. When you eat authentic Indian cuisine, a small portion of pickle is kept on the left side of a plate. This small portion has a power to…


Top 5 Delicious Idlis from South India

Now as we have introduced you to many South Indian delicacies like Dosa, sambhar, coconut chutney, it’s time we give you one more healthy food option which comes with innumerable health benefits.…


Indian Breads – An Essential Part of Indian Cooking

Breads are the most essential part of Indian meal. But, unlike breads cooked around the world, Indian breads are thin and cooked from various flour. The most common type of bread in Indian cooking is…


Pie n’ Mash - Its a London Thing

As a London boy i grew up on pie n’ mash and thought the rest of the world did as kid. There were plenty of these shops, and let us be clear they are Pie n’ Mash Shops and certainly not called…


Land of thousand virgins: a journey through Italian olive oils

If you ever happened to read a recipe in Italian, you might have noticed a strange ingredient: “evo”. According to the dictionary, “evo” means “era/age”: English term “Medieval”, for instance, comes…


5 IDEAS TO SPICE UP THE NUTELLA IN YOUR LIFE (EVEN IF IT DOESN’T “NEED” IT)

1964 was a big, big year. Mary Poppins hit the big screen, Beatlemania infiltrated households worldwide, Muhammad Ali won his first worldwide heavyweight championship, and (perhaps most…


Not all that glitter is gold: a stairway to a heavenly pizza

Pizza. Love of one’s life, fire of one’s taste. One’s sin, one’s soul. The tip of the tongue hardly prevents one’s mouth from drooling when it’s about pizza. She - sorry! - It is like a beautiful…


Italian Food - Know Your Pasta

Gluttology A glutton’s glottological guide to the galaxy of pasta Pasta is like beauty: it comes in all shapes and sizes. We all are able to tell spaghetti apart from lasagne, but do we know what…


Egg Foo Young – A Story of Chinese American Cuisine

On every Chinese takeaway menu, you find one dish which catches every single person’s attention - “Egg Foo Young”. This bizarre name dish is made from egg and looks more like pancakes. But, it taste…


Biryani – The Feast of Indian Kings and Nawabs

For most of the people, Biryani is nothing but rice cooked with herbs, spices and meat. But, in reality this cuisine is much more than just mixing rice and spice. You would be surprise to know that…