How to eat street food and not get sick while travelling

On my travels many a times I have been asked by my friends from abroad how safe is it to travel in India and try it’s street food. And I can see the enthusiasm they have towards exploring our culture and cuisine and I wish…

indian summer mango parfait

      Its summer here in India and we welcome my favorite season, the season of Mangoes and jackfruit. Summer is incomplete without enjoying the different flavors of mangoes ranging from the raw mango curries, juices to the ripe mango curries and the aamras….

Vitamin Soppu-edible plants in India

There are many  native greens known through the coastal regions of Mangalore and Udupi and used in local cuisine that you find in native homes but hardly in restaurants. Vitamin soppu is one such.It goes by the following names: chakramuni soppu Sayur Manis in Malaysia…

Crispy Idly fingers

  Back at home when I get too fussy to eat Idly and mom has to make do with what she has,she just cuts it into fingers and deep fries them and serves them with Maggi hot and sweet sauce. Just yum that crispy texture…