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Book Release: Around The World With The Tadka Girls

We are D-E-L-I-G-H-T-E-D to announce our latest book from Westland-Tranquebar Press – Around The World With The Tadka Girls. We invite you to take a peek into our world, to savor slices of our real-life stories, ranging from visits to … Continue reading

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Roasted Veggies, Served Street-cart Style

The Desi Quotient (DQ), or Indigenous Quotient, is a darned thing. We score high on it, naturally, sometimes to the point of being unapologetically crude. Which you’d be too, if you were raised on a diet of “munchies” or “fillers” … Continue reading

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Phir Na Maango – Mango Phirni!

We couldn’t possibly let the season’s last lot of ultra sweet mangoes go without whisking up a fitting goodbye treat. Thick and creamy, this recipe for Phirni handed down through generations has in all possibility been tweaked scores of times … Continue reading

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Tune In For An iTunes Giveaway!

We’re spicing up the web one byte at a time..our brand new eBook, MANGO MASALA: 60 Indian Recipes From Your Local Supermarket, is selling like hot cakes on ebooks2go, Amazon, Kobo, Barnes & Noble and..we’re now live on iTunes! In … Continue reading

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Protein Packed, Goodness Squared – Whole Wheat Lentil Loaf

When weekends go by like a blur and the weekdays sneak up on us from their distant blimp-like position to a spot somewhere between the eyes, we look for recipe ideas in the pantry, the belly of the refrigerator, and … Continue reading

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Crunchy, Caramely Broccoli Rabe

It’s hard to ignore the piles of crisp, organic dark greens with those little broccoli-like heads peeking out in good measure when we’re on a weekly round to the summer market, given that the families are easily known for their, … Continue reading

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Terrifically Toasty, Coconutty Rice

Coconut rice is one of our favourite go-to recipes at hand when we’re looking for a tasty way to dress up a mound of leftover white rice, to fill in the line-up of ever-hopeful lunchboxes or to present as a … Continue reading

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A Drool-worthy Drumstick Stew

They may try to distract you from your mission – those colorful bins of glamorous veggies and fruits, jet-lagged and starting to tire, yet vying for a spot in your shopping basket with their exotic contours and shiny skins. If you’re … Continue reading

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Hello, Fudge Browfie!

The prissy chocolate lover is prim and proper. She pouts with her chin up. Nothing comes even close to bringing that chin down in humble obeisance than a killer brownie. The rich, velvety, gooey textured killer brownie is a snatch, … Continue reading

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