I am lucky to be living in Bangalore where we experience beautiful weather almost throughout the year. Yet, monsoons have an unmatched charm even for me. Watching the rain pitter patter down, sometimes a slow drizzle and at other times pouring its heart out is a strangely soothing experience.… Read more
One of the saving graces of the hot summer months in India is aam or mango. Our country is blessed with an amazing variety of mangoes. I have enjoyed Dussehri, safeda, langda, chausa in the North, Alphonso and Kesar in the West and Banganpally, Neelam, Malgoba, Mallika and so many others here in the South.… Read more
Summer is upon us. And the heat makes me quite crazy. I know that I feel more hot than other people. Natural, summer coolers like chaas or buttermilk are just perfect to provide a nice cooling to the body. They also keep the body hydrated.… Read more
Thandai is a refreshing drink consumed for Holi and in summers. It has ingredients that nourish and cool your body and also make for a nutritious milk drink. You can make the mix and store in the fridge. Add cold milk to make it with this mix.… Read more
Strawberries are my favorite berries. I love their tart sweetness. And, they are in season currently. Apart from consuming them raw or slathered with Nutella, I also whip up some quick strawberry milkshake with them.
Here is the simple recipe:
Makes 4 servings
250 gm.… Read more