Spicy-Sweet Orange & Pineapple Salad

This Spicy-Sweet Orange and Pineapple Salad is incredibly delicious and easy to make.  I find that this combination of fresh oranges and juicy pineapple, with the slight heat from jalapeños and the tang from chaat masala really enhances the flavor of the salad and explodes on your taste buds -  in essence, a true burst … Continue reading Spicy-Sweet Orange & Pineapple Salad


Festival Recipes – Sri Rama Navami Naivedhyam – Panagam, Kosumari and Neer Mor

Hello !! After a short break due to moving cities, I've finally found some time to start blogging again  🙂 Sri Rama Navami is a popular Hindu festival - the birthday of Sri Rama, one of the ten incarnations of Lord Vishnu. This day is considered auspicious and celebrated across hindu homes in India. Typically, … Continue reading Festival Recipes – Sri Rama Navami Naivedhyam – Panagam, Kosumari and Neer Mor

Sweetcorn Chaat / Salad

Fresh, crisp and sweet kernels of sweetcorn need little to no accompaniment. At our home they are enjoyed as is happily. The most popular way to enjoy sweetcorn here is to slather butter over piping hot sweetcorn, add some salt for taste and devour 🙂 You can see such stalls in malls and the roadside, … Continue reading Sweetcorn Chaat / Salad

Fresh, Healthy & Tasty : Fruit Salad

From my last week's trip to Hypercity, a supermarket near us, I ended up buying beautiful cherries and strawberries. Although it is not summer, we do have a great variety of imported fruits available throughout the year. I also had apples, bananas, pomegranate and oranges (from the local market) left over from the festival offerings. … Continue reading Fresh, Healthy & Tasty : Fruit Salad