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Dudh Puli/Pooli

Dudh Puli/Pooli

Dudh Puli or Pooli Pithe is a Poush/Makar Sankranti classic in my culture. According to the Hindu calendar, Sankranti is celebrated to mark the end of the month-long winter solstice and the start of longer days or so Wikipedia says. I remember when my grandma was alive; she would do a small puja or religiousContinue Reading

Masala Gobi Parantha

Masala Gobi Parantha

  Masala Gobi Parantha. As I utter these words, the visual that I have on my mind is that of a dhaba en route to Manali from Delhi. Sam and I did this amazing bus trip from Delhi to Manali once and so that comes to my mind right away. Dhabas are rustic eateries inContinue Reading

Dark Chocolate Cream Cheese Sandwich Cookies

Dark Chocolate Cream Cheese Sandwich Cookies

Dark Chocolate Cream Cheese Sandwich Cookies. These cookies and three more days to Christmas. I am trying to soak in the joy and festivity as much as possible. And I am making tons of cookies but very few recipes are making to the blog. Of course, I am flooding my Instagram with pics. Follow meContinue Reading

Dark Chocolate Nutella Fudge with Fruit & Nuts

Dark Chocolate Nutella Fudge with Fruit & Nuts

  Dark Chocolate Nutella Fudge with Fruit and Nuts. Now, why did I make a fudge to give out for Christmas instead of cookies? Well, the reason is a candy that I grew up eating back in India. It was called Dairy Milk Fruit and Nut. When I was about 7-8 years old there wereContinue Reading

Top 5 Tips to Prevent Stuffed Paranthas from Breaking

Top 5 Tips to Prevent Stuffed Paranthas from Breaking

  How to prevent stuffed paranthas from breaking? I never knew the value of a well made stuffed parantha until I completely failed at making one. This is one food we have grown eating, taken to school for lunch more than a million times at least. And also blissfully underestimated the skill that goes intoContinue Reading

DIY Mimosa Bar

DIY Mimosa Bar

  DIY Mimosa Bar! Wikipedia says, “A Mimosa cocktail is composed of equal parts champagne (or other sparkling wine) and chilled citrus juice, usually orange juice unless otherwise specified”. And, 9 out of the 10 girls that I know love mimosas. Well, some of the men I know love it too. And for those of you, who haveContinue Reading

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Marble Bread

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Marble Bread

  Pumpkin Cream Cheese Marble Bread! This pumpkin bread comes with a vault of memories. Four years back we moved into our first house on this day and just like other inanimate objects becoming a part of your being, the house too became an extension of us. And then within two years Sam went inContinue Reading