Kitchen Basics Archive

  • Clifton Fadiman, an American writer and intellectual has aptly described cheese as milk’s leap towards immortality. And if it is not for the cheese we humans would never have learned to appreciate the goodness of dairy. When initially it was considered as method to preserve the milk for longer times. Cheese making is purely accidental, just like many other life changing discoveries. In absence of any suitable method of transportation, milk in early days were carried in the bladders of […]

    How to make homemade paneer / chenna (easiest cheese ever) and its history

    Clifton Fadiman, an American writer and intellectual has aptly described cheese as milk’s leap towards immortality. And if it is not for the cheese we humans would never have learned to appreciate the goodness of dairy. When initially it was considered as method to preserve the milk for longer times. Cheese making is purely accidental, just like many other life changing discoveries. In absence of any suitable method of transportation, milk in early days were carried in the bladders of […]

  • 5 Ingredients to Make Your Homemade Bread Healthier Nourishing and comforting, there’s nothing better than a hot loaf of freshly baked bread. But conventional bread isn’t the healthiest item on the menu. Thankfully, there are ways to make your favorite recipe healthier and without compromising on taste. These five ingredients will add nutrients and flavor to your homemade bread. 1. Flax Seed Meal Flax seeds have been cultivated since 3000 BC, and they make a great healthy addition to any […]

    {Guest Post} How to make your homemade bread healthier

    5 Ingredients to Make Your Homemade Bread Healthier Nourishing and comforting, there’s nothing better than a hot loaf of freshly baked bread. But conventional bread isn’t the healthiest item on the menu. Thankfully, there are ways to make your favorite recipe healthier and without compromising on taste. These five ingredients will add nutrients and flavor to your homemade bread. 1. Flax Seed Meal Flax seeds have been cultivated since 3000 BC, and they make a great healthy addition to any […]

  • Today’s post is not about recipes or travel but it is something more important than that and often we overlooked it. It is all about knives, and more importantly the perfect one if there is any ! If you are of the opinion that a good recipe makes the food tasty and good, then think again ! Cutting, chopping, slicing does matter to a large extent in making the food looks presentable and taste good too, consumes less time and will […]

    Kitchen basics : in search of perfect knife set

    Today’s post is not about recipes or travel but it is something more important than that and often we overlooked it. It is all about knives, and more importantly the perfect one if there is any ! If you are of the opinion that a good recipe makes the food tasty and good, then think again ! Cutting, chopping, slicing does matter to a large extent in making the food looks presentable and taste good too, consumes less time and will […]