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Vegan Chocolate Tart

Vegan Chocolate Tart

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In case you’re wondering if I’m vegan,I must confess that I am not. My recipes consist of ingredients which I like to cook with because of the way they taste,...

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Mochai Rice

Mochai Rice

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Most of us in Coimbatore have grown up eating this special green bean during the Pongal season or at the begining of the calendar year. It’s a taste that people...

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Jam thumbprints (whole grain cookies)

Jam thumbprints (whole grain cookies)

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This recipe was actually meant to be shared a week ago. Life as we all know does have it’s share of surprises that tend at times to elevate your mood...

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Konnapoo  (Cassia fistula flower) chutney

Konnapoo (Cassia fistula flower) chutney

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Hindu Metroplus ,Flower power The Cassia fistula tree stands tall just before the main entrance at my maternal home.It’s largely ignored throughout the year until the summer months when the...

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Nungu summers

Nungu summers

Simplicity Coimbatore , Nungu summers A few days ago , a friend of mine sent me a picture on Whatsapp of a dish that she called ice apple salad. It had strawberries as well and the whole white and red effect was so pretty that for a few seconds I forgot that I was actually […]

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Pomegranate molasses

Pomegranate molasses

Simplicity Coimbatore , make your own pomegranate dressing   The most often found fruit in our fruit bowl at home is the pomegranate. Easily available all through the year ,I love this fruit for it’s intense red colour , juiciness and many health benefits. It’s also one of the fruits which are most resistant to […]

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Sun dried cherry tomatoes

Sun dried cherry tomatoes

Hindu Metroplus , hello sunshine   Summer is the much awaited season with regard to the annual pickling and sun drying process. While in India we take advantage of the intense sunshine to help in making pickles out of seasonal ingredients,in colder parts of the world drying and preserving during the summer months ensured the […]

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Rose water for summer

Rose water for summer

Simplicity Coimbatore , Home made rose water The loveliest sight during the onset of summer is to see the riot of blooms in their gorgeous hues and shapes. A flower that was most common in the Indian garden is now one that needs to be ferreted out from our garland makers at the poo market. […]

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