• Cool As A Cucumber…Raita!

    Just the other day, I shared this easy peasy Cucumber Raita recipe on Gogopasar’s Instagram for Deepavali meal ideas and I have decided, this recipe deserves a post on it’s own. Cucumber raita is a staple in most Indian restaurants as an accompanying dish for variety of mains like briyani, or tandoori, or eaten with … Read more
  • Organize Your Spice!

    I often have this problem that I don’t know exactly what I have in the kitchen. So much so, that I end up buying duplicates not realizing that I still have 3 bottles of ketchup, unused packs of flour, expired tea bags, and a whole lot of junk! Which reminds me I probably have to … Read more
  • Strawberry Ricotta Buckle Cake

    INGREDIENTS: For Cake: 250 gm regular ricotta cheese from Bright Cow 160 gm sugar 2 large eggs (Grade A) 60gm salted butter, melted 1 Tbsp vanilla extract 5 g lemon zest, finely grated 30 ml lemon juice 150ml Bright Cow Fresh Jersey Milk 300 gm self raising flour 5 gm baking powder 2 gm baking … Read more
  • STIR-FRY BEEF AND BROCCOLI

    PREP TIME : 10 minutes COOK TIME: 5 minutes TOTAL TIME: 15 minutes (Probably wallop it in seconds! It’s that delicious!) WHAT IS NEEDED: 250-300 grams of beef tenderloin, or flank steak cut into pieces 175grams of broccoli florets water for boiling 2 tablespoons oil 5cm ginger (peeled and sliced) MARINADE: 1/2 tablespoon soy sauce … Read more
  • The History Behind Your Favourite Shake!

    Watching Hollywood movies especially those depicting the 50s era, I always imagine what it would be like to hang  out in American diners with my friends while we order the usual hang out food of cheeseburgers, fries and a milkshake. Even popular comics during my time, like ‘Archie’ often depicts the characters meeting up in … Read more