Baati Chokha with Olives

Baati Chokha with Olives-Banarasi style East Indian Village recipe Baati Chokha is very popular in east India particularly in Bihar, East UP (Varanasi), and even in West Bengal. You can find street hawkers selling hot Baati served with chokha, chatni and salad. In Bihar it is also called as Litti chokha My recipe will have generous usage of Olives without …

Olive Pakoda

olive-pakoda

Olive Pakoda Recipe – Snacks Pakodas are the most popular snacks across the globe. For ages we have been enjoying Onion pakoda, Aloo pakoda, bread pakoda, mix pakoda, palak pakoda, paneer pakodas…the list is much longer. I have experimented with green olives and came up with a yummy new form of pakoda i.e. olive pakoda. It is a very simple …

Olive tree – Interesting facts

Interesting facts about olive tree Did you know that olive trees are one of the oldest plant species and the fossilized olives trees aged 50000 – 60000 years were found in the volcanic rocks in Greece. Olive trees are very hard and they are resistant to drought, disease and fire and this is one of the reasons for their longevity …

About Author

About Author – Food Blogger and Marketer Hi my name is Vivek Pathak,  father to 11 year old son and a very cutie 5 year daughter living in Delhi NCR. I am a strong believer in “SIMPLIFY LIFE”. I was born and brought up in holy city of Benaras and moved to Delhi in 1998. A full time Marketer by …

Why love for Olive and Olive Oil?

  Love for Olive Although there are numerous reasons to fall in love with Olives, some really important ones are: Highest MUFA ( Mono unsaturated fatty acid) which is good fat Very high amount of antioxidants Olives and Olive Oil has medicinal properties in diseases like diabetes, heart problems, cholesterol management, cancer, gall bladder, osteoporosis and gives good protection against …