A must-try rainy day recipe


Don’t the rains always have you reaching for hot, crisp snacks? Here’s how you can whip up something delish at home and not pile on the calories. Homemade papdi These crisp discs are great for tossing into chaat…. Read More

How to whip up a Mother’s Day breakfast


On the day dedicated to moms, start off her day with a delish breakfast. It’s a great way to show your love. Easy pancakes These Scandinavian-style pancakes are easy to toss up and who doesn’t like pancakes for… Read More

How to bake with your kids


Summer holidays means having to keep the kids engaged. Plan a baking session and make these hand cookies. The little ones will love it. Ingredients 1 and ½ cups flour ½ tsp baking powder ½ cup soft sugar… Read More

Five fab things to do with mangoes this season


The king of fruits is here. And once you’ve feasted on them, whip up some delish dishes with alphonso, raspuri or kesar. Mango & cream: This is the easiest dessert ever. Neatly cube some ripe mangoes and place… Read More

Special sweets and savouries for Holi


Holi is here and it’s time to celebrate with festive foods. Here are two traditional favourites you can whip up for your Holi party   Shakarpara Crisp and sweet, these are perfect for nibbling through the day. Ingredients… Read More

This is the food of love


This being the month of love, we tell you what to eat to put you in the mood for romance. Asparagus:  The Greeks mentioned it in their love poetry, perhaps because of the shape of this succulent veggie…. Read More

Make a romantic meal for Valentine’s Day


You can always go out on a dinner date, but there’s something extra special about cooking for your honey. Here’s how to cook and serve the perfect romantic meal without slaving over a hot stove all day. Warm… Read More

Sankaranti specials in a snap


Pongal, the harvest festival, is here. And it’s all about the food. Here’s how to whip up two festive favourites from Tamil Nadu. Sakkarai Pongal This is the sweetened rice dish made on Pongal and offered to the… Read More

How to put the goodness into your meals


Start the year on a healthy note and cook up these dishes that are good for you and delicious, too Multi-grain dosa We’re always being told that breakfast should be the most important meal of the day. Make… Read More

Raise a toast with these Christmas drinks


It’s winter and there are festivities in the air. Doesn’t  it just call for some warm, boozy drinks?  Check out these easy-to-shake up Christmas cocktails. Mulled Wine Ingredients 1 bottle red wine 3 tbsp sugar 2-inch piece of… Read More