Monsoon has nearly arrived and chances are you stumbled upon this article while looking for easy cooking recipes for typical monsoon food. Chances are you don’t know yet that this article is going to make your cooking so much more easy, efficient and energy-saving. What’s Pre-cookin’? “Pre-cooking takes too much of my time! I think … Continue reading THIS MONSOON, PEEL AWAY YOUR PRE-COOKING BLUES!
“Humans have cooked since the dawn of the time but that has only made it much more special and nuanced, not mundane.” My seventy-four-year-old grandmother has always been strong-willed, uncompromising and badass. But she only goes full gung-ho when it comes to cooking. In her kitchen, the best ideals are preached and the best tools … Continue reading THREE THINGS MY FEISTY GRANDMOTHER WANTS YOU TO KNOW ABOUT ALOO PARANTHAS
Weekend had come sprawling limply to Ragini so now was the time to make the most of it. She planned a movie night with friends in the morning and then got busy lazing in the bed and daydreaming. “It’s twelve already!” gasped Ragini in horror. She had so much left to do. As she set … Continue reading WEEKEND KITCHEN WOES!!!!! NOT ANYMORE
The little things are of utmost significance. Why so? Let’s show you. Sweet-tooth, anyone? Lyra’s Anglo- Indian friend really looked up to having ‘gaajar ka halwa’ after sitting through an episode on TLC. Nothing would make Lyra happier than tripping her friend up on Indian dishes and that too home-made. The idea met with despair … Continue reading Anecdotes from the Great Indian Kitchen