As the winter chill finds its epitome, we’ve often observed our elders end a meal with a piece of jaggery (gur). Let’s find out what makes this coarse dark brown sugar a must have during winters. Jaggery is derived from sugarcane and date palm and is a type of cane sugar & comes in all […]

Hola! Its been a while since we’ve conversed through these writings. And probably, this is the first time that we are sharing a cooking experience through this column. Hosting guests from across the world, exchange of cultures has always been the essence of Tastesutra. Bonding over cooking is an emotion which exemplifies itself through special […]

superfoods

Food is one the most basic necessities of life. It gives us energy, immunity, strength and nourishes our body and helps perform all the daily life actions. Now, there is another category of foods which are usually known as super foods containing high doses of antioxidants, polyphenols, vitamins and minerals which provide potent immune system, […]

Sweet Dishes

Sweetness has its own blend of joy, whether be in life or the one served as dessert. Let us be quite loyal to self, and accept the fact that sweet dishes are no longer just a dessert. Their unmatched taste and the splendid fragrance can flood anyone’s mouth. Indians have a distinct penchant for sweets, […]

Indian Cooking

Each journey, when taken, has its milestones of achievements. The parameters of success are majorly intrinsic and getting a recognition from one of the most revered platforms notches up your motivation levels a step further. The moment of elation makes you read such articles over and over again, bringing together the reminiscence of all the […]

chana sundal

Navrataras hold a special significance in the Indian culture. Besides religious importance, ‘Ashtami’ food is much awaited for its taste on offering. After a fast of 7 days, this comes as a major appetite fulfillment for all the households, especially across North India. Ashtami prasad mainly consist of dried kale chole (black chickpeas) that is paired up with […]