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True Happiness with Good Food…

True Happiness with Good Food…

India is just so diverse when it comes to food preferences. I belong to North India and my food habits changed for the first time when I moved to Delhi. From toor daal to daal makhni, my taste buds had to go through a variety of complex food. Paneer, rajma, chole, lobhia became a part of everyday diet and I realized that if it tastes good, I am open to change 🙂 The next big …

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Pasta Ka Rasta (Road to Pasta)

Pasta Ka Rasta (Road to Pasta)

I am really bored! Yes, sometimes even I get bored of cooking. It starts with morning tea. Have you ever wondered that preparing such a simple beverage takes so much time?  It’s such a herculean task that even Hercules would feel elated to bear the weight of earth rather than prepare a cup of tea. First put water in the pot. I am sure 90% of you would do this every morning with your eyes …

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My Love “Mangifera Indica” (aka Aam/King of fruits/Mango)

My Love “Mangifera Indica” (aka Aam/King of fruits/Mango)

My sweetheart’s name is Mangifera Indica. It should be yours too. Mangifera Indica was my first crush (literally). Mangifera Indica is a mango variety. These mangoes come every summer and break my heart when they disappear from the market, leaving me pining for more and enduring an antagonizing wait for the next summer. Being the “dramebaaz” that I am, I break out into a song: Last Summer I gave you my heart; the very next …

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Top 5 Easy To Prepare Home Cooked Desserts

Top 5 Easy To Prepare Home Cooked Desserts

As the holidays are right around the corner, meals are already being planned. Dinner is never complete without dessert, so it is important to find something quick and delicious that includes ingredients already stored or on hand. Sites like foodinsurance.com often offer ingredients that may be included. Here are five easy to prepare homemade desserts.   Old Fashioned Apple Pie Ingredients: 1 package of vanilla instant pudding mix 1 cup apple juice 3 cups chopped …

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Pancakes – A healthy breakfast!

Pancakes – A healthy breakfast!

Around the world, Pancake is the most commonly eaten dish for breakfast (though it can be eaten at any time of the day), majorly in west. This simple dish is so common and famous that it is cooked in every house in west with bit of secrecy followed in its ingredients. And have uncountable food chains dedicated to this culinary only. It is not only delicious but also full of protein and that is the …

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Tipsi Monkey – Taco & Tequila Bar: Reviewed by Dave!

Tipsi Monkey – Taco & Tequila Bar: Reviewed by Dave!

Tipsi Monkey 1016 N.Sheridan Road Winthrop Harbor,IL60096 USA 847.246.3932 www.tipsimonkey.com Nestled half way between Chicago and Milwaukee is a little bedroom community known primarily for being the home to the largest marina on the Great Lakes.  If you don’t live there, or enjoy water sports, there are few attractions in Winthrop Harbor. There is a new culinary destination in Winthrop Harbor.  In the middle of August, Tipsi Monkey joined the community.  Tipsi Monkey is a …

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Street Food That Beats the Restaurants

Street Food That Beats the Restaurants

Street Food is considered unhygienic and shunned by a lot of people on this planet, but then there is this large percentage who loves it more than the cuisines served at the classiest of restaurants. Street Food is fresh, cooked before your eyes and gives us the real taste of that particular area. In India, Street Food can itself be considered as a separate cuisine. Here’s presenting a list of my favorite Indian Street Food …

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Himachali Delights

Himachali Delights

  Himachal Pradesh is one of the 28 states of the Indian Union. It is located in the lap of the majestic Himalayas. It is primarily a hill state but a little percentage of its area is plain as well Himachali cuisine is something that is unheard by most of the people living outside the beautiful hill state. Although, the food is not different from the regular dal-roti-sabzi of North India, but the simplicity with …

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