Saptapadi is a milestone in the history of Bengali cinema, and also, in Indian cinema in a manner of speaking because it holds up to the world how the screen chemistry in a star couple can set the scr....

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Can adjectives like delicious, delectable or appetizing define foods pertaining to religious fasts? Does the term “mouth-watering fasting food” make any sense or does it stand out like an oxymoron....

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We all know the high nutrient contents of scallops (white, fleshy marine clams) and how healthy they are. As a vegetarian, I obviously stay away from them. One fine day I was in one of my creative mom....

The season of festivities has started, after Diwali and Dusherra as winter is slowly but steadily pushing its way in it’s time for Christmas and New Year. I love this time of the year, especially as....

I hope you have read my earlier post about Bamboo shoots a pretty unique ingredient. As promised I gave it much thought and then decided on the following recipe. I chose chicken because. It's easy to....

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We have all heard of bamboo shoots. Some of us have also eaten them, especially those of us who are fond of far eastern cuisine. But what are these shoots? Where so they grow? How are they cooked? And....

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Healthy salads are a must in our daily meals. I have developed this habit over the years.Being a vegetarian for the past 7 years I am experimenting with different types of grains. My main motivation w....

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