Posts From Sharmili Namadevan

All the best recipes, from masterchefs.

Having a party or a game night with a bunch of friends? These delicious little jalapeño poppers make a fabulous appetizer. Stuffed with a cheddar and cream cheese mixture and batter-fried to perfection, these jalapeno poppers are super yummy and

“Via Calcutta”, a pure veg joint is the only brand which serves authentic Kolkata Chaats in Mumbai. The outlet is named Via “Calcutta” and not “Kolkata” as they believe, Calcutta gives a more emotional touch to the name. The authenticity in

With packaged snacks beginning to get a healthier makeover, PepsiCo India has also launched a new product yesterday. Cheetos-Ocean Safari, a cornmeal snack that meets its global nutrition guidelines was the new product that was launched. Made with three grains

If you hear protein and your mind immediately pictures meat, egg whites, protein shakes and muscly arms, you’re not alone. Poultry meats like chicken and turkey, seafood like fish, tofu, Greek yogurt, beans, lentils, cottage cheese, and eggs are those

Which bread is better: brown bread or multigrain bread? Here is how the brown bread is considered better than the white bread. The Nutritional Difference The bran in whole wheat flour provides fiber and the germ provides protein and Vitamin

Though Crème brûlée literally translates to “burnt cream”, this French dessert is one of the most delicate of desserts there is. A creamy baked custard that is topped with a hard layer of caramelized sugar which creates a fun, crackly

A sweet and sour relish that is a star component of the Onam Sadya, this Puli Inji recipe is super easy to make and can be served with any lavish South Indian meal. Made with tamarind, ginger, and jaggery, the

This Garlic Mushroom Bruschetta makes for the perfect party canapé with loads of flavor packed into every loaded toast. Made with very few ingredients, it’s important to use the best ones that you can find, including the mushrooms and olive

Have you ever met anyone who complains when there’s chocolate on the table for breakfast? We definitely haven’t. Super easy to make and perfect for reheating the next day, there more than one advantages to making these Chocolates Crêpes. You

Researchers have warned that the rising levels of carbon dioxide in the air threatens to strip wheat, rice, and other staple grains of valuable nutrients, thus raising the specter of mass malnutrition. The warning came yesterday in the journal Nature

How do people make homemade cheese? Here is one of the easiest and quickest methods to make cheese at home: 1. Heat Your Milk The kind of milk you use is important, though you have lots of options. The most

Have you ever tried Chocolate Coconut Macaroons before? If not, you’re in for a real treat! People who love the taste of coconuts will fall in love with this recipe, no doubts whatsoever. The best part about this recipe is

In response to the University Grants Commission’s (UGC) ban on the sale of junk food in higher educational institutions on August 24th, university officials have said that they are taking steps towards stopping the consumption of junk food in their

Anna Nagar got its first restobar, The Cycle Gap, in the month of October last year and it has been about ten months of ‘thaaru maaru’s and ‘glocal’s all the way. With Chennai’s pub scene predominantly concentrated on places like

The creators of the Chocolate Gifting market in India, Mondelez India, has rolled out new Cadbury Celebrations Premium packs and a Cadbury gifting portfolio for Raksha Bandhan, in line with Cadbury Dairy Milk’s new positioning of Kuch Achha Ho Jaaye,

Waffles are the talk of the town these days with new places popping up all over the city offering new flavors and combinations that more than satisfy our sweet cravings. The newest on that list is Waf Bites, K.K Nagar

The cuisine of Kerala is widely popular for its seafood dishes, which is no wonder, thanks to that super long coastline and a thriving fishing network all through the state. Meen Pollichathu or Banana Leaf Fish Fry is an authentic

What is the secret to making a great quiche? Quiches make for a great breakfast, lunch or supper. Follow these tips to create a perfect quiche: 1) The standard ratio for shortcrust pastry, no matter what the amount of flour, is

The harmful effects that junk food has on the body is very well documented and known to a majority of the people. This, however, hasn’t stopped the rampant consumption of junk food, especially among youngsters. As a measure to try

A really simple recipe that is especially great for kids, these Barbecue Beef Cups make a fantastic appetizer or breakfast. Sort of like mini sloppy joes, they use the same ingredients but with much lesser mess. The crumbly outer layer