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Bisi Bele Bath Powder (Spice mix for one pot dish)

Bisi Bele Bath Powder (Spice mix for one pot dish)

Bisi bele bath powder is an essential spice blend used to make popular Karnataka cuisine special Bisi bele bath. Bisi bele bath is a one pot meal made with rice, lentils, vegetables and this spice blend, perfect dish for lunch or dinner, picnic, or to […]

Rose Lassi (Flavoured yogurt drink recipe)

Rose Lassi (Flavoured yogurt drink recipe)

Are you looking for beverage recipe to make the upcoming festival Holi even more special? Try this refreshing, fragrant and delicious Rose Lassi. Essence of this colourful festival lies in feasting with friends and families. The exciting and irresistible flavours of this lovely pink hued […]

Flaxseed Porridge (Vegan Porridge Recipe)

Flaxseed Porridge (Vegan Porridge Recipe)

Are you looking for a breakfast recipe that tastes delicious and equally healthy too. Try this easy-to-make vegan, low-carb and gluten-free flaxseed porridge that is comforting and nutritious too. Health benefits of flaxseeds Super food flaxseeds are rich in omega 3 fatty acids, fiber and lignans […]

Strawberry Banana Milkshake (Kids friendly recipe)

Strawberry Banana Milkshake (Kids friendly recipe)

Strawberry Banana Milkshake is a delicious drink that is fun to make with kids. It is so easy kids can make them with little adult supervision. Banana lend their sweetness to the milkshake. Cream lends the silky smooth texture and creamy consistency. It truly is […]

Savoury Oats Porridge (Vegan & GF breakfast)

Savoury Oats Porridge (Vegan & GF breakfast)

Savoury oats porridge is a vegan, gluten-free and healthy breakfast recipe.  It is a quick and easy to make dish loaded with vegetables and flavours. Easy and healthy breakfast oats porridge We prefer oats for breakfast as they are the nutritional powerhouse packed with important […]

Dahi Papdi Chaat (popular street food)

Dahi Papdi Chaat (popular street food)

Dahi Papdi chaat is a spicy, sweet, tangy and crunchy street side snack. This is one of the easy chaat recipe that can be made in just few minutes with pre-made green chutney, sweet tamarind chutney and store-bought crunchy papdis, fine sev and few spices. Generally […]

Dal Rasam (GF south Indian spicy soup)

Dal Rasam (GF south Indian spicy soup)

Dal rasam also called as south Indian soup is a popular dish. It is a spicy hot dish made with cooked toor dal water, tamarind, tomato and flavoured with various spices. The flavours from various spices of rasam are extremely appetising and scrumptious. This is […]

Sambar Masala Recipe (Spice mix for lentil-veggie stew)

Sambar Masala Recipe (Spice mix for lentil-veggie stew)

Sambar Masala is an essential spice blend used to make a popular south Indian dish Sambar. Different aromatic spices are roasted and ground to a powder. This home-made sambar masala recipe is simple and easy to make at home. What is sambar? Sambar is a […]

Pineapple Banana Smoothie (3 ingredients smoothie)

Pineapple Banana Smoothie (3 ingredients smoothie)

Healthy Pineapple Banana Smoothie is a quick and easy smoothie to make and one of the kids approved recipe. Pineapple and banana combination Delicious blend of pineapple, banana and yogurt is prefect as after school snack. Pineapple and banana are two most preferred fruits for […]

Vegetable Chettinad (Vegan spicy curry)

Vegetable Chettinad (Vegan spicy curry)

Vegetable chettinad is a flavoursome and aromatic curry from chettinad cuisine that is well known for its culinary delicacies. Marvalous and delectable chettinad cuisine from southern state Tamil Nadu has gained popularity worldwide for its intense flavour and complex blend of many well-balanced flavours. Spices […]


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Kalpasi (Dagad phool / Black stone flower)

Kalpasi (Dagad phool / Black stone flower)

Kalpasi, alternatively known as Dagad phool or black stone flower is a kind of lichen. This blackish purple mystery flower is often blended with other spices to make delectable masalas. It is a common spice used in Chettinad cuisine such as Chettinad masala and some […]

Turmeric Powder

Turmeric Powder

Turmeric powder is a distinctive bright yellow spice, member of ginger family, fresh turmeric has a striking appearance to fresh ginger.  It is used as colouring agent, popularly known for its antioxidant content, antiseptic , anti inflammatory and medicinal properties. It is widely used in […]

Tamarind

Tamarind

Tamarind is a sweet and sour pulp extracted from pod like fruit of tamarind tree. It is widely used as souring agent in Indian cuisine. Available as deseeded/seeded blocks and paste.  

Saffron (Kesar)

Saffron (Kesar)

Saffron is the most expensive spice in the world. It is an orange-red dried stigmas obtained from flower of Saffron crocus and has intense bittersweet honey flavour. Just a pinch of saffron is enough for Indian desserts and rice dishes.    

Nutmeg (jaiphal)

Nutmeg (jaiphal)

Nutmeg is obtained from fruit of nutmeg tree, has rich warm and sweet flavour. Available as whole and as ground.