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Mini apple Pie for Baking Partners Challenge 6

…nd set aside for 1 hour.  After one hour of resting at room temperature you will see that apple will release the juices. Collect the juices in separate bowl and add butter and microwave for high at 2 minutes to reduce the volume of juices. Once juice volume is reduced add back the thick juice into apple pieces and mix well.          once the dough is chilled take out the one half of the dough and transfer to a parchment paper dusted with little…

100% Whole Wheat Bread with Oatmeal and Raisins

When I used to shop for bread, I would always look for the label 100% whole wheat. Nowadays I am not buying bread from outside and making it at home. One of my New Year resolutions is to bake my entire bread at home. Till now I have made bread with 75% whole wheat and the remaining part being bread flour. Last week I borrowed a book from library “Peter Reinhart’s Whole Grain Breads: New Techniques, Extraordinary Flavor “. I like his boo…

Baked Pavakka/Karela / Bitter Gourd/ Bitter Melon chips

This chip is the one with which you have a love-hate relationship, and no intermediate one. This one you can’t find it in supermarket nor is it suitable for munching while watching tear jerker or high voltage action thriller or as tea time snack. Still they are good, as bitter gourd has lots of health benefits. I don’t think there are so many fans for bitter taste. I can proudly announce that almost every member of my house is a fan of bitt…

Karimbu Juice: Sugarcane Juice

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During summer months in Kerala my hometown there are various fruit juices that are available to beat the heat. Most common is tender coconut water, watermelon juice and sugarcane juice. Then there is Pineapple juice, Nonku (Ice apple, Palmyra palm fruits or toddy palm fruits). Appa used to buy this karimbu juice/Sugarcane juice for us. Since I don’t have a particular machine to extract the juice of Sugarcane in my home, I used my trusted blende…

Virgin Fruit cocktail

Okay I have question for you? When you eat food how do you sense the taste? Do you think if the nose and the brain play a role in the taste of food?  If you say no only the tongue play a role I would say you are wrong. Here’s an experiment you would like to try. One when you make any food with a great aroma, try this experiment. Cover your nose tightly with a nose band and try to taste the food, you fill not find any taste. Now remove the no…

Pineapple Milk Shake

The summer has started and the mercury is rising, and I needed something to cool down the body and mind. During this time of year smoothie and shakes comes to the rescue. When we were young, Appa used to takes us to movies, parks or shopping. Always he stops at one shop in East fort, near Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple, and buys juices for us. Juice will depends upon the availability of fruits, some time it is pineapples, grapes or fruits…

Cucumber, Celery, Pear and Lemon Juice: A Green Detox

 We celebrated our princess birthday party with great fun, she enjoyed thoroughly, thanks to everyone who wished and blessed her. Since birthday party has heavy with pizza, cake and gulab jamun, I thought I will start this week with a healthy juice. I have seen on Dr OZ show that there is even a 3 day weekend detox diet, for which you have to drink 5 juices a day and eat one meal that has only fruit and vegetables. I wish I could do that, bu…

Strawberry Orange Pineapple Smoothie

This week we went to Wal-Mart for our regular grocery shopping, and I found strawberries were on sale around 1.70 dollars for a box. I love strawberries, and have a weakness to them, so I bought it. My hubby mentioned that they may ready to spoil, that’s why these are on sale, and you have to use it immediately otherwise it is waste of money. I promised him I will use it immediately. When I came home and open the box no wonder some are…

Vegetarian Moussaka: Classic Greek Casserole

Moussaka is a classic Greek dish layered with eggplant, meat, cheese and béchamel sauce. It’s a layered dish, something like a mix between shepherd’s pie and lasagna if you want read about moussaka you can read from here and here. I always found Greek culture is closely related to Indian culture, as they have numerous gods, we too have. Similar in the Greek mythology, there are Gods whose characterization is similar to Brahma, Shiv…

Favorite Recipes Event: Drinks

This month Favorite recipes are coming to Zesty South Indian Kitchen. Thanks Pallavi of Cook Eat and Burp to host last month favorite recipes event As summer is approaching, sun is going to at his prime; we can make some delicious juices/drinks to cool down our body.    Whether it is a cold coffee, lassi, Juice, smoothie, or any drink you like it. Whatever tasty drink you choose to make for you and your family to enjoy, link it here. I would…

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