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Why you must drink amla water daily

1. Health benefits of amla Amla or Indian gooseberry is a vibrant green coloured fruit that has tons of health benefits packed in it. It is known as Amla in Hindi and Amalaki in Sanskrit. This fruit is considered sacred in India because of its healing properties and is also …

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10 dishes you must not miss trying this Thanksgiving

1. Top recipes for Thanksgiving Spending time with your loved ones over a scrumptious meal is something we all look forward to, and with the fourth Thursday of November as the Thanksgiving Day, we look forward to some delicious dinner recipes that we can easily make at home. It’s not just a …

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Read this before you buy khoya

1. Is your mawa or khoya adulterated? Mawa or khoya used in preparing desserts or sweets may be adulterated with a number of ingredients like flour, starch, suji or semolina or even blotting paper. There are many harmful ingredients including urea, palm oil or detergent that are added to give …

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This is why eating Japanese food can do wonders for your health

Japanese cuisine offers plenty of gastronomical delights, while its traditional cuisine is based on rice with miso soup and other dishes. Popular side dishes comprise fish, vegetables cooked in broth and pickled vegetables, though the most well known and written about Japanese dish is sushi. There are few cuisines in …

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8 huge thalis around India which you just can’t eat alone!

1. Biggest thalis of India Thali refers to a complete Indian meal in which a variety of dishes are served together on a large platter. The concept of thali has always been popular among foodies and the bigger a thali is the better the experience gets. Thali was introduced to …

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10 things you should never miss when in Kolkata

1. A multi-course meal Fish and Roshogolla are two very common names that come to our mind when we talk about Bengali cuisine. Bengali cuisine is known for its subtle yet sometimes fiery flavours. It traditionally offers you a multi-course meal which is spread from a wide range of curries …

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How to make Rasgullas from leftover rice

1. Rasgulla from leftovers Imagine you have made some delicious curry with rice and your kids or family members decide to have dinner outside. What would you do then? Curry could still be preserved in refrigerator for a day or two but cooked rice is something which quickly gets stale. …

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9 delicacies that make Lucknow a vegetarian’s paradise

1. Don’t forget to try these dishes when in Lucknow Lucknow is a city, which is considered a food paradise for non-vegetarians. However, it’s not just the signature kebabs and biryanis that has earned it this reputation. The place has a variety of delectable, lip-smacking vegetarian dishes too. If you …

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What’s the difference between sweet potato and white potato

1. Sweet potato vs. regular potato Both of these tuberous vegetables are considered to be good sources of fiber and nutrients, but sweet potatoes tend to have less calories and is considered a good source of various vitamins. Here are some interesting differences between white or regular potato and sweet …

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10 popular salads from different countries that should be part of your diet

1. Salads from around the world Salads are your best bet when it comes to healthy eating. But since they are loaded with healthy ingredients does not mean they cannot be tasty. In fact if you know how to make good salads, your first race against beating those extra kilos …