Snacks


Simplicity is beautiful, they say. Can there be anything simpler than a couple buns smeared with generous amounts of butter along with a cup of piping hot tea? That is exactly what makes this recipe simple yet brilliant. Bun maska is

A popular dip from the Mediterranean, hummus is the life and soul of every Mezze platter or pita platter. The Egyptian native is made from cooked mashed chickpeas – and occasionally using other varieties of beans – blended with lime juice, olive

A well-made sandwich doesn’t go a long way. Why? Well because we tend to gobble it up the moment it exits the kitchen! Isn’t it wonderful to bite on a perfectly stacked combination of veggies, cheese and bread? That crunch of greens, the

In how many ways have you tried to cook or prepare your pasta? As a pasta salad, as a pie (read, spaghetti pie), slow cooked in your choice of sauce, or event deep-fried as fritters? But did you know that there exists

Galouti kebab, also known as, galawati kebab is a popular Lucknawi preparation made with finely minced meat – the meat usually being lamb, goat or beef. The name ‘Galouti’ means melt in the mouth, and true to its etymology, the

Love seafood? Adore pakoras (Indian fritters)? Well, then you’ve landed at the right place. This easy-peasy shrimp pakora recipe is an excellent way of satiating any and all seafood cravings while adding a touch of desi at the same time. How awesome

Jack Jack is going to the hit of the movie, Incredibles 2 with his awesome powers. While they drive Mr.Incredible insane, we’re sure we’d appear just like Jack Jack does when lured with a cookie. Oh you too? Join the

Unless you live along the ghats or coasts of India, monsoon to you is what mint is to a mojito. Refreshing. And much needed. And what comes along with Monsoon (and with pretty much every other season, celebration and festival

The rainy season is here to rid us of all our hot and humid woes. With the season pouring down on us, it’s time we took our palate on a little treat to chai-samosa land. Because is it even raining

If you think chicken nuggets are so last year and want to spice the dish up a notch, this Coconut Crusted Chicken recipe is what you’re looking for. This recipe has a healthy papaya salad on the side so that’s

Ever bit into a soft and fluffy bao at a restaurant and thought it couldn’t get any better than this? Well, you and the rest of us. A snack food that originated from Fuzhou, the capital of China’s Fujian province,

Yet another popular Gujarati snack, muthia gets its name from the way that it is shaped, that is, using fists (fist translates to mutthi in Hindi). The dry snack is made with either steaming or deep-frying chickpea dough that is

Who can forget the Jerry Lewis solution to racism, the black and white cookie. With this recipe, all we can say is, “Look to the cookie, Elaine. Look to the cookie.” Image Source: The Dusty Baker Print Recipe Seinfeld Black

Parmanu is lovely movie about the Pokhran nuclear tests conducted in complete secrecy by India. While the movie itself is quite serious, the small Bollywood elements, comic relief and of course the food moments make it lighter. One such moment

Handva, or Handvo as it is more lovingly called, is one of the many Gujarati snacks that can get you hooked on to traditional Gujarati farsan. The snack is a kind of savory cake made with a combination of rice,

Always on the lookout for the group, Dhokla is an inevitable character of the cartoon show, Simple Samosa. Kids are easily tempted to eat lovely food like Dhokla while watching the show which is why today we’re exploring this awesome

With minimalistic Bollywood references, Parmanu tells the story of the nuclear tests conducted by India in Pokhran. However, food elements in the movie are quite visible and even tempting for that matter. For instance, the constant snacking habit of one

In the new cartoon Simple Samosa, Vada or fondly called as Vadu is known for his quick wit and is a fan of samosa. While your kids enjoy their new favourite cartoon, why not make then some delicious medu vada

Khandvi or dahivadi is the Gujarati equivalent of a roll up. The savory snack is mildly spiced and tempered with mustard seeds, coriander, and coconut. The end result is a platter stacked with heavenly rolled up snacks. The Indian snack is fairly

Simple Samosa is a new cartoon where the producers have turned popular Indian snacks into cartoon characters. Needless to say, with food as the protagonists, the kids are sure to feel hungry. So let’s make this delicious samosa for kids