Green Gourmet

Sheer Kurma

Sheer Kurma: The essence of Eid-al-Fitr

Sheer Kurma is one of the few dishes synonymous with Eid-al-Fitr, because it represents the sentiment behind the festivities. That of human and social harmony.

Sikanjvi

Shikanji: The ‘cool’ queen of drinks

A glass of Sikanjvi is not just about the delicious flavours or even the refreshing effect. There are many more health benefits to one of India’s favourite drinks.

Chakuli pitha

The charm of chakuli pitha

The chakuli pitha is a much-loved staple in eastern India, and for good reason. It improves gut health, is easy-to-digest and pairs with a variety of dishes.

Haleem

Healing with haleem

The calorie and nutrient dense Ramzan special dish can also be great for health, provided it’s had in moderation.

saag

The Saag Saga

An integral part of meals across India, here’s a look at some of the interesting greens that serve as superfoods in a bowl.

range of chutneys

Chutneys – not just a side dish

Chutneys have a magical power to transform meals and moods. Aside from enhancing flavours, they also play a very important role in nutrition.

cold brew in a glass

Brewed, cold and slow

Cold brew, given its smoother and sweeter taste, along with lower acidity levels than hot coffee, has garnered many fans. But there could be some added health benefits too.

Nory

‘Tech’ing us ahead

Even as restaurants across the world reel from the effects of the pandemic, Nory, an AI start-up is offering the industry tech solutions to run their operations more efficiently.

gud ka halwa

Halwa: Of taste and goodness

This sweet has long been a favourite not just due to its uplifting taste but for its nutritional and health benefits too.

natural salt

Salt to taste

Salt gives us minerals essential for healthy functioning of the body. But excess intake can result in a host of problems.