Tarator | Bulgarian Cold Cucumber Soup

We are starting the third week of BM#64.The theme for this week was to pick one European cuisine and make three different courses from the same. I picked up Bulgaria. Bulgaria is a Balkan nation and its cuisine has Greek, Slavic, Ottoman and Persian influences. While I remember reading about this country during childhood. Especially […]

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Mudakathan Keerai Soup ~ Anti Inflammatory Food

We are starting the third week of BM#61. This week it is going to be Anti Inflammatory Food. There is a diet for every aliment that’s known and changing your lifestyle and food habits help in long way. I read a lot on this subject over internet and some of the interesting sites like this, […]

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How to make Tomato Shorba ~ Step by Step Pictures

When I was doing the International Mega BM, I came across couple of Lentil Tomato Soups that sound so flavoursome and filling. I am not a soup person and worst part of it would be, remembering my strict dieting days, when I literally lived on soups. Of course those days I used to enjoy and […]

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Yellow Moong Dal with Carrot Soup!

While at college, the first two years passed as a blur. If I could remember anything substantial, it would be the final year and its events that stay clear in memory. Maybe because I finally came in terms with my fate. Whatever it is, I somehow coped well, maybe more because my best friend was […]

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Aatukal Paya ~ Mutton Paya!

I guess Paya is something my hubby dear is very fond of. He always tells me about the Mutton Paya that he used to eat in Hyderabad. He stayed in Hyderabad for a year or so. Since he lived on his own, he was eating at the hotel and he frequented all the nook and […]

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Spinach Soup ~ Palak Soup!

What’s your favorite colour? Mine is green! Its always been green. Maybe because my Dad loves Green too. Well I have always felt proud that I love the same colour as Dad. Till certain age, almost all things that I used, were in green right from the soap to most things, it was always green. […]

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Roasted Tomato Soup ~ Quick and Comforting!

I may be drinking only a soup, but who says I am not enjoying? If you must know, I am having a feast every night. With the chill breeze steeping in through the windows, I sip my piping hot soup and can literally feel the heat strolling through my windpipe. Oops, its not wind pipe […]

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Cabbage Soup ~ Ultimate Diet Food!

We are just back from our two days trip and weekend saw us celebrating our twins 2nd birthday. I had planned for few things, but looks like plans are only for paper! Chinnu was not keeping well and everything was so hectic that we didn’t get to do anything properly. I wonder if all parents […]

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Mutton Soup ~ blended in Herbs and Spices!

Growing up I always felt soups to be fancy stuff! Infact, I still do now, but that’s another topic. But there have been many times, when we have indulged in some soupy affairs. Amma, makes excellent Vegetarian soups. My favorite, pick me up one would always be her Carrot Soup. Thinking about soup, I was […]

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