Jalapeno and grapefruit Margarita

Can’t stress enough, my go-to recipe for cocktail, any hour of day is Margarita! It’s one cocktail I’ve tried most variations of! Next in line would be Martini. I’ve so far tried classic margarita, strawberry margarita, grapefruit margarita. When I was making grapefruit margarita, I had some fresh jalapeno left over from previous night’s nachos….

Irish Coffee | Coffee and Whiskey cocktail

It’s one of the most popular warm and sweet cocktails which is served piping hot more popular during St. Patrick’s day. Main ingredients of irish coffee as name says is coffee/espresso, Irish whiskey, sugar topped with whipped cream. It is always recommended to heat the glass mug/ serve ware. For doing that, pour boiling hot…

Hummus: three ways |Mediterranean Chickpea dip

Hummus is essentially a Mediterranean dip or spread made from chickpea, tahini, garlic and olive oil. A easy to whip dip with very few ingredients, it is also an incredibly great spread and can be used in sandwiches and wraps etc. I love putting it in my party platter too. There can be many variations…

Ghee Soaked Baati | Homemade Baati |Hard, unleavened bread

This is not just a food, it’s an emotion! Being a part of 100% rajasthani family, I,ve grown up on baatis. It is one dish that’s undisputed-ly everyone’s favorite. Dal baati churma is one of the most favorite dish of Rajasthan. It also happens to be quite popular in other states like U.P., Gujarat and…

Fish Curry | South Indian Fish Curry

A mouth watering and finger licking recipe! This recipe actually started as a quick fix for lunch on a busy afternoon, when I didn’t have much time to think and make something elaborate. I rushed through my refrigerator and pantry to see what I’ve got to whip something quick. I found frozen fish in my…

Espresso Martini |Coffee Martini

Coffee based cocktail that gives you high of both worlds 🙂 Espresso martini or coffee martini is one of the most popular orders at any bar from a long time now. I’ve shared recipes of various other cocktails, here are some of those apple martini, classic margarita, strawberry margarita, grapefruit margarita, or you can check…

Dips and Spreads pairing with Wine

One of the most beautiful sight on a party spread for me is it mixed platter. Variety of breads, cheese, meat and lots of dip and spread to accompany! I am one of those person who loves making and serving different kinds of dips with lots of different types of breads, crackers etc as I…

Tzatziki Dip| Cucumber and dill yogurt dip

A quick yet delicious fix for a last minute party plans This is one of my quickest, simplest and im-promptu recipe. I made it first for a dinner party and it was a real hit. being a Greek/ Mediterranean recipe, it goes well with pita bread in addition to other breads and crackers. Basic recipe…

Homemade Pesto sauce | Pesto Dip

Freshly made Pesto from the scratch… Fundamental key to any great dish is the best quality ingredient. I highly recommend using good quality Olive oil and Parmesan and also make sure basil leaves are fresh and crisp. Old and dull leaves will not give a bright green color. Also, more importantly, I make my pesto…

Salsa |Mexican Dip : Salsa | Salsa Spread

One of the most popular dip in Mexican food, also the most easy and quickest to make. Winner for any party is a perfect platter with assorted dips and spread and one of the most versatile is tomato basil Salsa. Goes perfectly with chips, Nachos, bread pretzels, crackers you name it. You can make many…