July 31, 2018

Chaat Masala – A Complete Guide on Uses, Benefits, Cooking, Buying and Substitute

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Chaat Masala – The Zesty Tangy Indian Street Food Seasoning Tongue – Ticklingly combination of sour, hot, pungent and spicy tastes, this Indian street food seasoning is a must have spice blend in any Indian kitchen. This post will answer your questions on: The characteristic flavour profile of Chaat Masala  What is chaat? How is…

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May 25, 2018

Amchur Powder : A complete Guide on Benefits, Cooking, Buying and Storing

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Amchur Powder ( Dry Mango Powder) – Tangy Indian spice Amchur powder or Dried Mango Powder is a plain beige coloured fruity souring Indian spice. Made from dried unripe green mangoes ground into powder and used as a spice to add tartness to dishes. Unripe mangos are first cut into pieces and left to dry…

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February 3, 2018

Unique Gift Ideas for Food Lovers That Will Make Them Squeal With Joy

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Your search for gifts ideas for your gluttonous friend, relative or even colleague ends right here! Dont know about you but I do like to take my time (to my husband’s utter annoyance) to find something for a dear friend or family that is a bit unusual, thoughtful, utility based and if possible not from the high…

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December 7, 2017

Top 10 Holiday Spices For Cooking 30 Minute Meals That Feed a Crowd

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Coming together with family and friends for a special occasion is a tradition in almost any culture across the world! It is gratifying to welcome people to your home, cook for them and make them feel comfortable. But one cant take away the fact that hosting friends and family does require thoughtful planning, especially if…

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October 18, 2017

What Wikipedia Does Not Say About Indian Spice Substitute

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 Difficult to find spices with alternative substitute to work with Do you skip making a dish after going through the list of ingredients just because you don’t have it? Do you ever wonder what the possible spice substitute would be in case your nearest supermarket does not stock them? The good thing about working with spices…

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August 11, 2017

28 Most Common Indian Spices List and Their Uses At a Glance

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Indian cooking involves using many spices which can be a bit overwhelming for those new to cooking with spices. Most of us are familiar with common Indian spices like cumin powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder; but it gets a bit challenging when it comes to more complex spices listed in a recipe. Few questions that…

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