Category Archives: Breakfast Basket

Wholesome breakfasts from the Tadka kitchens

An Eggscellent Breakfast!

It’s hard to go wrong with eggs and toasts for breakfast, especially when Old Man Winter’s here to stay a while. Perhaps crunchy, gilded-faced toasts slathered with oodles of butter and topped with eggs done sunny side up could be … Continue reading

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Potato Kababs with Avocado Nuggets

We are very excited to announce that our first eBook is in the works and will be available on your favorite online retail stores soon! Watch this space for details..and while you wait we have these gorgeous Potato Kababs for … Continue reading

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Summery Toast with Herby Notes – Savoury French Toast with Basil

  The growing up years had us notice that overflowing pot of holy basil or tulsi tucked away in a designated corner, basking in the backyard sunshine. The sharp fragrance of this sacred herb seemed to linger everywhere, in the striking yet not … Continue reading

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A Tricolour Dhokla Dhamaka

When breakfast hour closes in on a holiday, especially if it’s one that celebrates the nation, and its freedom, it’s no place for the typical Sundayesque lazy bones to idle and lounge around. There’s ample rattling of these bones while … Continue reading

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Summer Spice and Everything Nice – Pumpkin Muffins

On a 90 degrees Fahrenheit July day, driving to run regular errands through familiar roads dotted on either side by yard sales, lemonade stands manned by eager little hands, and pumpkin farms abuzz with every conceivable vegetable and fruit save … Continue reading

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Methiculous ‘n Chickpealing – Burger Patties

Its near-absinthian flavours notwithstanding, the lush green, petite-leaved methi bunch is rather dear and nearly ubiquitous to the keen Indian palate. It not only transcends borders and cuisines – be it the crispy akki rotti in Karnataka or the ghee-packed, … Continue reading

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Mini Treats with Mega Goodies – Chocolate Muffins

On a regular week day, our ravenous little misses know better than to throw a tantrum about their after-school snacks. Home-cooked food works best on most occasions, and we do put out some funnibbles, needless to say, from time to … Continue reading

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Crazy About Khichdi

The weekday task list often rears its head like a behemoth at one, greedy for attention and conscientious execution, but when it’s time for the groceries, a small wave of delight rises in one, considering the samples stations one is … Continue reading

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A Potful of Pizzazz – Multigrain Pilaf

Living in a teeming multicultural town anywhere in the US has its perks if one is a foodie. While there is ample scope for tasting all manner of cuisines, like say, risotto or empanadas at the local Farmer’s Market or … Continue reading

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A-wow-cado Affair – Avocado Grilled Cheese S’wiches

It’s not often that a relatively bland-tasting, wrinkly-skinned, odd-ball shaped fruit makes us go “Wow!” It took more than the blessed glop that passes off as guacamole in bedimmed Mexican markets in these shores for us to take a liking … Continue reading

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