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Granola..As You Love It

The term “Granola” probably makes you conjure up a scene in 1970s Los Angeles, zooming into Sunset Boulevard, perhaps, where Hollywood stars ordered their power breakfasts brimming with high-protein ingredients like chia seeds, tossed with hand-pounded crunchy oats and grande … Continue reading

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Healthful and Heavenly – Wholegrain pancakes

Nothing spells brunch like a pile of pretty pancakes, topped with runny syrup and a cloud of cream swirls, and a dusting of more sugar, perhaps. But if you’re a health nut, the very mention of these doses of artery-cloggers … Continue reading

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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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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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Scrumptious Semiya – The Sweet Edition

Not every Indian dessert involves hours of slaving with sweaty brows and achy arms to condense milk, measure ghee by the brimful cup, and scrub a pile of dishes in the sink. Take a crack at Meethi Semiya, an ideal breakfast … Continue reading

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Store-bought Smashers – Stuffed Savory Doughnuts

Though we’re ardent fans of the iconic Krispy Kreme doughnuts, there are times when only hot and spicy will do. These Store-bought Smashers come easily together with frozen peas and biscuit dough from a can. Fry them up to deal with … Continue reading

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Savory Carrot Muffins

Muffins are forgiving, but not too much. They have been split, slit, slotted and slashed to suit the whims of different kinds of muffin monsters, in the form of stubs and tops and crumbly middles. They’ll take that much. But … Continue reading

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A Colorful Eggsperiment

Overcome by a Walter Mittyesque sensation when the bleakness of winter seeps into vernal days, a day comes when the term “sunny side up” is not only alive in your mind, but in a sizzling egg sandwich toasting up in … Continue reading

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Beat The Beast With..Masala Foccacia Bread

The Tadka cook is well-seasoned, adept at using every trick in the book to transform commonplace ingredients into lip-smacking delights. She is not above giving a helping hand to idlis with baking soda, fluffing up her cakes with baking powder or … Continue reading

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Bringing the Grit to Grits – Upma With Corn Sauce

On gloomy, rainy mornings, no matter where in the world you are, you wish for a bowl of your favorite comfort food and a steaming cup of coffee to wash it down with. In the Tadka kitchens, on rainy mornings … Continue reading

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