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Beverage

Blue Pea Flower Tea

Blue Pea Flower Tea

Have you all seen this beautiful blue tea all over the internet? I exaggerate, but it is definitely everywhere on the instagram map! In my mind, it had got to be something truly exotic, imported and awfully expensive, till I decided to dig a little deeper ( believe me, I didn’t have to go far!). And ladies and gentlemen, this is my grand discovery – Clitoria ternatea, also known as Aparajita,…

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Dips & more

Avocado Cucumber Almond Dip

Avocado Cucumber Almond Dip

Avocados are a rarity in this house. Not because we don’t like them, but because, I can never seem to get a good one! It’s almost always either overripe or underdone. This is when I follow all instructions to the T, check on them every day, thrice a day, whatever google tells me to do and yet, most often their fate is in the bin! But the day a good…

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Salad

Cracked Wheat Salad Dalia

Cracked wheat ( Dalia ) Salad

Just back from beautiful Goa, a short and very sweet vacation!  The highlight of our trip?  The food, of course!  Chicken xacuti, calamari cafreal, pork vindaloo, prawn baffad, fish rice curry, prawn balchao, rava fried fish, bebinca….we just couldn’t stop eating the scrumptious delights Goa had to offer.  After all, that fabulously indulgent food, this Cracked Wheat (Dalia) Salad is just what the doctor ordered.  Light and refreshing, healthy and…

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