Why Is There Sugar in My Dal? Exploring The Balance of Sweet & Salty in Gujarati Food
Gujarat is a state located on the western coast of India and has the longest coastline in the country. The State itself can be broadly divided into four regions – North, South, Central and Kutch Saurashtra. The whole of Gujarat state has a semi-arid climate with temperatures rising up to 45 degrees in summer. This combined with an erratic rainfall pattern leads to water scarcity, making Gujarat a dry state. The main source of drinking water is ground water, which has a high salt and fluoride content due to its proximity to the coast. The salty water is also called […]
Fascinating Benefits Of The Humble Pea & 5 Delicious Recipes
Like in the pod, these round and shiny green peas find their way into any recipe.
Bittersweet Wintertime Delights From The Heart Of Gujarat
Gujaratis are known to have a sweet tooth, so much so that almost everyone from Gujarat adds a pinch of sugar to their vegetables and dal too. So, when it comes to sweets, the general perception is that they would be made extra sweet. However, it’s a totally different scenario when it comes to the winter sweets of Gujarat. Most of the sweets made during winters in Gujarat are loaded with a variety of warming spices, ghee, dried fruits, edible gum and methi seeds. Eaten in small quantities, these nutrient-rich sweets send the warmth right up to the toes. Lentils […]
A Winter Favourite From The Yellow Fields Of Punjab: Makki Di Roti Te Sarson Da Saag
The signature delicacy from Punjab to keep you warm during the harsh winters in North India.
5 Healthy Recipes That Are Easy On Your Tummy
As the festive season arrives, treat your stomach with a little love by having nutritiously healthy and easily digestible food
5 Muskmelon Recipes to Relish This Summer
While you enjoy your favourite muskmelon this summer, do try these equally delicious new ways of adding it to your diet.
5 Easy Recipes Using The Tropical Fruit Guava
Guavas sprinkled with chaat masala is an all time favourite. It’s time for some kitchen experiments with this favourite food.
5 Quick and Versatile Water Chestnut (Singhara) Recipes
Stock up the goodness of this amazing root vegetable as much as possible.
5 Best Lotus Stem Recipes That You Need To Try
Did you know that all parts of a lotus plant are edible? Let’s start with the lotus stem.