Banarasi Indian Thali

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Banarasi Indian Thali It was usual lazy morning after Diwali night and with nothing much to do. I look out of my apartment building and saw the haze in the sky due to fireworks from Diwali. I was hell-bent on doing nothing today! But just then my wife showed pictures of food being prepared at her parent’s home for an …

Tri colour cheesy pasta recipe

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Tri colour cheesy pasta – Kids recipe Tri colour cheesy pasta – Kids recipe This recipe is inspired by the fact that all children love colours in their food and Tri colour cheesy pasta recipe specifically addresses this specific needs of parents. This is a very basic pasta recipe with baking in end to add cheesy texture which just makes …

Cheese & balsamic potato bites

Cheese & balsamic potato bites Every day, we are looking around, searching net, and speaking to friends and relatives to check out new snack recipe ideas for ourselves as we being human are insatiable living creatures. Cheese and balsamic potato bites recipe evolved because of this very natural human behavior. Cheese & Balsamic potato bites is a recipe which can …

Oats and honey bread french toast

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Oats and honey bread french toast I have very special memories associated with French toast recipe.  My dad who is now 70 years old and is suffering from Parkinson’s disease is the person who taught my mother this amazing egg recipe.   I don’t exactly remember as to how and when French toast was introduced in our family, but it …

Cheese Omelette recipe

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Cheese Omelette recipe with Olive twist     Eggs are consumed by Billions across the globe everyday and omelette is definitely a global favourite.  Be it bachelors, married, street food lovers, tea shacks or 5 star hotels, omelette will be on menu everywhere.   Today being a Sunday, I decided to prepare cheese Omelette for the breakfast today. My cheese …

Honey Almond Biscotti

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Honey Almond Biscotti Italian style Biscotti have been favourite of Italians and slowly it has become very popular across the globe including India.   There is a saying that wife of ancient Italian sailors, used to give a good quantity of these authentic Italian biscotti, as these Italian sailors could not think of their tea without these amazing homemade biscotti, …

Exotic egg plant recipe

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Egg plant baby corn and olives stir fry veggies Preparing an exotic recipe from humble egg plant has always been a nightmare for chef or foodie. One fine day, my wife played “Devil’s Advocate” and challenged no matter what, it will be difficult to create exotic egg plant recipe. Actually she was very confident about the egg plant challenge and …

Balsamic shredded chicken toasties

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Balsamic shredded chicken toasties served with fiery balsamic red chilies and garlicky dip   My infatuation for balsamic still persists and I decided to experiment more with this magic vinegar – Balsamic.  I decided to create a fiery snack using balsamic as one of the key ingredient and a very special recipe “Balsamic shredded chicken toasties served with fiery balsamic, red …