AVAKAI PICKLE RECIPE , HOW TO MAKE ANDHRA AVAKAYA

AVAKAI PICKLE RECIPE AVAKAI PICKLE RECIPE WHICH MEANS PICKLE WITH MUSTARD AS THE MAIN INGREDIENT. AVAKAI PICKLE IS THE MOST IMPORTANT PICKLE OF ANDHRA PRADESH. Now I would curse myself if I don’t post this recipe in my Pickles Segment. Avakai Pickle Recipe is an integral part of life in many South Indian Families. If it’s summer then there is…

SPICED TEA (MASALA CHAI)

SPICED TEA (MASALA CHAI) Pavabji Special- Of course you’ve heard of chai, but do you actually know how it’s made? Traditional masala chai, or what most Americans know simply as chai, is black tea and milk combined with a blend of cinnamon, cardamom, ginger, cloves, black pepper, fennel, and star anise. A perfect end to any…

MANGO LASSI

MANGO LASSI Throughout India, creamy, chilled lassis are the go-to beverage for cooling off during the warmer months. To make them, milk or water-thinned yogurt is blended with ingredients such as Rooh Afza, a scarlet-colored syrup tasting of rose petals and pine, or—for this recipe—ripe mangoes, resulting in a refreshing drink that’s as thick as…

Mango Chutney with a Hint of Kick

Mango Chutney with a Hint of Kick If there’s one condiment that pairs itself almost universally well with food of a spicy disposition it has to be mango chutney. The devilishly-difficult-to-rival flavour of well-made mango chutney manages to behave amiably with similar ingredients, no matter how slight their shared characteristics may be. There is also an…

What’s a PLU Code? How to Shop for Organic Produce

What’s a PLU Code? How to Shop for Organic Produce Eating healthy and nutritious food is important to you, then you need to know exactly how to tell the difference between organically grown and  grown produce conventionally. One way is by knowing how to read price look-up, or PLU, codes. PLU codes, which are printed…

Interesting Facts About Chicken Eggs

Interesting Facts About Chicken Eggs Have you ever wondered how a hen can lay an egg every day? Why some eggs are brown and some eggs are white? How many days an egg takes to hatch? Here are the answers to those questions and many more. Hens and eggs Female chickens are called pullets for…