Tamarind chutney | sweet chutney

It’s another one of the most popular chutney in north Indian household. A very simple dip with bare minimum ingredients. All it needs is soaked tamarind and jaggery and a little seasoning. RECIPE: INGREDIENTS: Tamarind: 100gms Jaggery: 100gms Salt: 1tsp Red chillies powder: a pinch Cumin powder: a pinch Dried mint powder (optional): a pinch…

Green chutney | Mint and coriander chutney

It’s one of the most commonly used chutney in north India and every house hold has a slightly different version of it. One I’m sharing here is my favourite and go-to recipe. It quick, simple and easy to make. Taste is perfectly balanced and color is pretty green and not dark blackish green, which I…

Unicorn Dip and Fruit Platter |Unicorn theme party food

For household with li’l kids specially girls (no I’m not gender biased, promise!) they have all honoured by a unicorn paying them a visit on atleast one of the birthdays. My girls are no exception, for good 2 years now, we have had unicorn theme for almost every occasion be it birthdays, Halloween costume, play…

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…

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…

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…

Easy Marinara Sauce

Master this recipe and you’re already half way being a saucier (saute’ chef as they called it). I don’t claim to be a master yet but getting close with every trial. The recipe I’m sharing here is the one I came across longtime ago on internet. I’ve tried lots of variations, some of them were…