The Aromatic & Cheery Orange Iced-Tea!

So, eventhough I have returned to the land of no sun- Ireland from my month long vacation to homeland, mentally my mind refuses to leave India. In my head, I am still at my mum’s house in Central India, enjoying the delicious mangoes daily by a dozen and squinting at scorching 40 degrees Celcius outside…

Refreshing Pomegranate & Lime Mocktail!

  Hubby, a die-hard fruit lover, bought two pomegranates which turned out to be less sweet than we would have liked. Now, a pomegranate is a sacred commodity in our house as my health-freak of a better-half loves to chant to me, the benefits of this wonder fruit. It is loaded in anti-oxidants It is rich in Vitamin A, C,…

The Fragrant Mint & Sweetcorn Pilao Rice!

Back when we were children, those weren’t the days of dining at sprawling, high-end hotels or brunches at a four-star resort. Nowdays, when I see everyone checking into the Marriott or Leela or Westin on facebook, I smile on remembering the time when we would look at the Taj Palace Hotel of Mumbai from across the street during the…

Tangy, Green Coriander-Mint chutney

‘Hari chutney’ that literally means Green chutney, is something that you will always find in our refrigerator. Whenever me and ‘the husband’ go grocery shopping, it is an unsaid rule to grab coriander and mint bunches so that I can make a fresh batch of chutney the very next day. This green chutney is a staple…