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Coconut recipes from Kashmir to Kerala

Be it to add sweetness to a dish, or to enhance the flavour with its juicy crunchiness, coconut is an integral part of Indian cuisine. From traditional treasures to flavours left behind by the French or Portuguese during their reign, these recipes find a rich history in the Indian cuisine. …

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Birthplace of ice cream: Persians are believed to have introduced the art of frozen desserts

Ever wondered where the ice cream we happily slurp came from? While the exact origin is unknown, history traces the arrival of ice cream in Europe and then America by the way of Arab invasion of Sicily in the 8th century. It is believed that Arabs who had conquered Persian …

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How to make Bread Pakoda

Bread pakodas are quite a celebrated Indian street snack. Soft bread stuffed with spicy potato filling, rolled into a gram flour batter and then deep fried until crisp. It is a tasty combination of different textures. This bread pakoda recipe is a trip down memory lane of sibling love and …

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Makhana is the New Snack

The underdog, it seems, has finally won. And the underdog in this story is the makhana. It’s all over — from posing at department store shelves, where its natty packaging catches just the right light, to being doled out at parties, airports and even the Shatabdi. The conscious eater, or …

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OUR 20 BEST SIMPLE FALL DINNERS TO UP YOUR WEEKNIGHT DINNER GAME

What’s better than a hassle-free dinner that’s satisfying and delicious? No, we’re not talking about ordering out: these easy homemade recipes are better than anything that comes in a takeout box, and they’re packed with seasonal ingredients ingredients like butternut squash, apples and mushrooms. Maybe you’re in the mood for lighter fare, …

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OUR BEST APPLE RECIPES TO GO BEYOND PIE

While apples are great year-round, the sweet fruit takes center stage in the lineup of fall produce. Ranging in flavor from tooth-achingly sweet to bright and acidic, apples are an extraordinarily versatile ingredient to use in apple recipes both sweet and savory. On the savory side, slice them up and use …

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OUR BEST BAKED PASTA RECIPES FOR GOOEY, OVEN-HOT CARBS

Is there anything more comforting than a baked pasta? Some of our best pasta recipes call for a casserole dish and some oven mitts. Perfect for fall dinners, these dishes typically come topped with a layer of hot bubbling cheese. From vegetarian main courses like spinach lasagne to day-after-Thanksgiving turkey tetrazzini and everything in between, these recipes will …

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OUR BEST CLASSIC FALL RECIPES TO WARM UP IN COLD WEATHER

From summer grilling to the peas and ramps of spring, each season of the year has culinary markers that define it. In the fall, what’s more perfect than warming up on a cool night with a hearty, comforting meal? We’re talking casseroles, pies, and of course, the best fall soups. And …

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Let This Fermented Feast Menu Help You Decide What To Make For Dinner

Up to 70 percent of the immune system is located in the digestive tract, so keeping that space healthy is an important thing we can do for overall wellness. And one of the ways that may aid gut health is by eating probiotic-rich, fermented foods. Powerful Probiotics Probiotics are living microbes that …

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Add This Fruit To Your Diet For Better Gut Health

Recently, gut health has taken over the wellness world—it’s been credited with everything from boosting the immune system and banishing bloat to preventing chronic disease. Everyone seems to be popping a daily probiotic, scarfing down sauerkraut, and chugging kombucha—all in the name of gut health. But if you are really looking to up your gut-health game, …

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