Skilled mixologists and bartenders who create magic in the form of beverages. Among the essential tools that aid them is glassware. Just as a painter carefully selects their canvas, bartenders meticulously choose their glassware, recognizing its ability to elevate their

India-West Staff Reporter LOS ANGELES, CA - Los Angeles County has sued food delivery company Grubhub alleging false and deceptive advertising, misrepresentation, and unfair business practices that financially harm consumers, delivery drivers, and restaurants. The lawsuit alleges that Grubhub engages in the

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 large yellow onion, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 2 large carrots, diced 2 celery stalks, diced 1 red bell pepper, diced 1 cup green beans, trimmed and cut into bite-sized pieces 2-3 diced tomatoes 6 cups vegetable stock 1 teaspoon dried oregano 1 teaspoon dried

Michelle Obama shares her family's cherished recipe for red rice, a dish rooted in her South Carolina heritage. Reflecting on how she was influenced by all the things that she saw and experienced in that little old kitchen, she says,

Ingredients: 1 cup all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons sugar 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup buttermilk 1 large egg 2 tablespoons melted butter Steps: In a large mixing bowl, whisk together flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. In a separate bowl, combine buttermilk,

By Shivani Bajwa In today's fast-paced world, where health trends come and go, it's easy to overlook the profound connection between our diets and our overall well-being. Yet, nestled within the depths of culinary history lies Unani cuisine—a traditional culinary style

Ingredients: 1 cup pancake mix 2/3 cup milk 1 egg 1/2 cup fresh or frozen blueberries Instructions: In a bowl, mix pancake mix, milk, and egg until smooth. Add blueberries to the mixture. Pour the batter into a microwave-safe dish or mug, filling it halfway. Microwave on medium-high

By Sourish Bhattacharyya NEW DELHI (IANS) - One of India's most creative chefs who put nawabi Lucknow's Dum Pukht cuisine on the world map, and also became the first practicing member of his fraternity to ever get a Padma Shri in

Ingredients: 50 grams of corn flakes 50 grams oats 1 tablespoon desiccated coconut 2 teaspoons caramel flavored syrup 4 tablespoons raisins 4 tablespoons walnuts 4 tablespoons almonds 2 tablespoons dried cranberries 2 tablespoons melon seeds 1 1/2 cup thick yogurt 2 tablespoons chocolate-flavored syrup 1 cup fresh fruits (cubed) Process: Preheat the oven to

Ginger Highball Ingredients: 60ml Scotch Whisky 15ml Lemon Juice 15ml Ginger Syrup 15ml Sugar Syrup 30-60ml Soda Steps: Blend and strain fresh ginger with just enough water to help it blend. Add castor sugar and stir to mix. Ensure the ginger to sugar ratio is 4:3. Combine all the

By Chef Aji Joseph One of the easiest recipes to make this prawn preparation is with garlic, olives, chili flakes and parsley, which makes it very exotic, and the addition of white wine lifts the dish to a different level. The

MUMBAI, (IANS) - Celebrity chef Ranveer Brar, is set to host the upcoming culinary reality show 'Family Table’ which will bring together culinary expertise, heart-warming narratives, and the joy of shared meals. The show offers a distinctive blend of entertainment and

Ingredients: 45 ml – Glenmorangie Original 2 ml – Orange Marmalade 10 ml – Aperol 15 ml – Lemon Juice 10 ml – Orange Juice 25 ml – Egg White Orange Bitters Garnish - Edible Flowers Method: Add all ingredients to a shaker and reverse-dry shake. Double strain into a nick

Ingredients: 1 cup milk 1 egg 2 tablespoons caramel flavored syrup 1 tablespoon melted butter. 1 cup oats flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 banana, sliced Process: In a bowl, add one egg, milk, melted butter, and Hershey's caramel-flavored syrup. Whisk it together. In another bowl, mix oat flour and baking

India-West News Desk Chef Vikas Khanna recently shared the legendary vocalist Lata Mangeshkar’s favorite prasad which he had created for her.  He wrote, “Many years ago, I think 2013 Lata ji invited me to Prabhu Kunj, and she asked me to

Last year was marked by the emergence of innovative spirits boasting unique flavors. This year, the spotlight shifts to AI-driven recommendations and sustainable spirits, among other emerging trends. Here are five key trends to watch out for in 2024. Turn a new

Ingredients: 1 Cup Chopped Vegetable of your choice (Capsicum, Paneer, Potato, or Spinach) ¼ Cup Besan (Gram Flour) ¼ tsp Haldi (Turmeric Powder) ¼ tsp Red Chili Powder ¼ tsp Sugar ¼ tsp Coriander Powder ¼ tsp Carom Seeds Pinch of Hing (Asafoetida) Pinch of Soda Bi Carbonate ¾ Cup

Bread, a simple yet remarkable creation, has been a faithful companion to humanity for millennia. Whether it's the comforting aroma of a fresh loaf wafting through a kitchen or the crispy exterior of a well-baked baguette, bread has woven itself

Ingredients: 1 cup White Chickpea Flour ¾ cup Water ¼ tsp Red Chili Powder ¼ tsp Pepper ½ tsp Baking Soda Black Salt to taste 2 tbsp Oil Finely chopped Green Spring Onion for garnish Instructions: In a mixing bowl, combine the white chickpea flour, water, red chili powder, pepper,

By Apurva Agarwal Headaches can strike at the most inconvenient times, leaving us searching for relief. While there's no one-size-fits-all solution, certain drinks have properties that might help alleviate that pounding sensation. Let's explore five beverages that could potentially offer some respite. Hydration

Ingredients: 1 ½ Cups Grated Cheese ¾ cup Breadcrumbs 1 tbsp Maida (All-purpose Flour) 2 tbsp Corn Flour Pepper to taste 1 tsp Finely Chopped Green Chillies 1 tbsp Chopped Parsley Oil for frying Method: In a plate, combine all the ingredients - grated cheese, breadcrumbs, maida, corn flour, pepper,

That persistent winter cough seems to make an unwelcome return. Here’s a list of everyday foods, herbs, and home remedies that may help alleviate the symptoms of your winter cough. Garlic: Embracing powerful antioxidant properties, garlic stands as a potential ally in

Saffron Sweet Pearls With Cardamom Baked Yogurt Cardamom Baked Yogurt: Ingredients: 250g Hung curd 60g Icing sugar 100g Condensed milk 125g Fresh cream 5g Cardamom powder Method: Mix all the ingredients in a mixing bowl. Whisk the mixture until you achieve a smooth consistency. Pour the mixture into an earthen pot

Ingredients: 1½ cups Sesame seeds 1 tbsp Desi Ghee or 1/3rd tbsp Saffola Gold Oil 1 ¼ cup grated Gur (Jaggery) 1 tsp Cardamom powder Method: Begin by toasting the sesame seeds on medium heat. Stir continuously to maintain even heat distribution. Once toasted, transfer to

Papaya and Vegetable Salad Ingredients: 2 cups Grated Raw Papaya (long strands) 1/4 cup Chopped Roasted Peanuts 1/4 cup Sliced and Boiled French Beans 1/4 cup Chopped Tomato (juliennes) 1/4 cup Chopped Yellow Capsicum (juliennes) 1/4 cup Grated Carrots 1/2 tbsp Chopped Parsley 1 tbsp Chopped Basil Dressing: Note: The dressing

NEW DELHI, (IANS) - In a delicious legal battle, the Delhi High Court is set to adjudicate the rightful claimant to the title of developing the beloved Indian culinary delights - Butter Chicken and Dal Makhani. The courtroom drama unfolds between

NEW DELHI, (IANS) - Starbucks India and Manish Malhotra have introduced a one-of-a-kind collaboration. The limited-edition lifestyle drinkware collection launched at all 390 Starbucks stores nationwide on January 18. Over the years, globally, Starbucks has collaborated with iconic brands to bring forth

By Vidhi Chawla Finding the right food for your kids can be tough sometimes. But what if there was a secret ingredient that's yummy and super good for them. Enter walnuts – these tiny, crunchy wonders aren’t just for grown-ups. Walnuts and

A simple recipe that can be made at home quickly, with minimum ingredients. Ingredients: 1 ½ tbsp Oil 4-5 Peppercorns 2 tbsp Coriander seeds 1 tbsp Cumin 1 small piece of Cinnamon 1 Black cardamom 5 medium-sized Tomatoes 1/3 cup Onion, sliced 6 Garlic cloves 2 tbsp Ginger, chopped (optional) ½ cup

NEW DELHI, (IANS) - Online food delivery platform Swiggy's co-founder and CEO Sriharsha Majety has said that all preparations are underway for its mega Initial Public Offering (IPO), via which it is likely to raise $1 billion later this year. "We've

Ingredients: 2 cups gur (grated) Ghee (for greasing) 2 cups peanuts (unsalted) Method: Heat a pan and lightly roast the peanuts. Remove and gently crush them to split them. Set them aside. In a fresh pan, add jaggery and place it on low heat. Allow the

Ingredients: 4 large bell peppers 1 cup quinoa 1 ½ cups vegetable broth 1 cup black beans, drained and rinsed 1 cup corn kernels 1 cup diced tomatoes 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon chili powder Salt and pepper to taste. Instructions: Cut the tops off the bell peppers and remove the

Ingredients: 1 head of cauliflower 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 cup mixed vegetables (e.g., bell peppers, broccoli, snap peas, carrots) 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 tablespoons low-sodium soy sauce 1 teaspoon minced ginger Sesame seeds for garnish (optional) Instructions: Wash the cauliflower and remove the leaves and stem. Cut

Ingredients: 1 ½ tbsp oil 2 tsp chopped garlic 2 tsp chopped ginger 1 tsp chopped green chili 3 tbsp chopped spring onion 1 tbsp all-purpose flour ½ cup chopped cabbage ¼ cup chopped carrots ½ cup boiled corn kernels ¼ cup chopped capsicum ¼ cup chopped beans ½ cup green peas ½

Infertility is a complex and misunderstood issue that affects millions of couples worldwide. It goes beyond the inability to conceive a child; it can be emotionally traumatic and socially isolating. Women often find themselves bombarded with myths and misinformation surrounding infertility

Ingredients: 25ml - white rum 20ml - white wine 10ml - simple syrup 10ml - lemon juice 20ml - fresh orange juice 1 egg white 75ml - Moët & Chandon Brut Impérial Method: In an ice-filled cocktail shaker Combine egg white, rum, wine, simple syrup, lemon, and orange juice. Shake with

By Chef Aji Joseph Ingredients: Mutton boneless: 500 gms Mutton fat: 25 gms Egg whole: 1 nos Besan flour: 50 gms Onion chop: 100 gms Cashew nuts: 50 gms (soaked in water) Ginger chop: 2 tbsp Garlic chop: 2 tbsp Green chilly: 2 tbsp Kashmiri red chili powder: 2 tsp Garam masala

Ingredients: 45 ml - Belvedere Lake Bartezek 7.5 ml - Lillete Rose 1 Dash Crème de Peche Garnish - Lemon Coin Method: Add all ingredients to a mixing glass over cubed ice and stir. Fine strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish.

Ingredients Paprika powder - 1 tbsp Mustard powder - 1 tsp Garlic chop - half tsp Water - 1 tbsp Refined oil - 1 tbsp Maida/flour - 2 tsp Egg - 1 egg Lemon juice - 1 tsp Salt - a pinch Prawn whole cleaned with tail on - 250

HYDERABAD (IANS) - Established in 2017 as a specialty coffee roaster here to foster coffee culture and bring coffee lovers together, Roastery Coffee House is now set to move into Finland. The brand has become India’s first coffee house to ever

Everybody's at-home cocktail menu needs to include these straightforward, timeless cocktails. Don't be scared to experiment with mixology and lift your mood. These simple cocktail recipes are impressive and easy to master. Maple Old Fashioned with Dark Chocolate Ingredients: 2 oz Lucifer’s Gold

By Chef Aji Joseph Cordon Bleu Pops are crumb fried spiced chicken mince dumplings filled with molten cheese. They are crunchy, tender, oozy, more like little bites of heaven and make for perfect party food. Ingredients: Chicken mince: 200 g Onion, finely chopped -

This year's end, let us redefine the codes of celebration with a unique touch, one that adds sophistication to the festivity. GULAB JAMUN SOUR Ingredients:  Johnnie Walker Black label: 60ml Gulab jamun Syrup (or Sugar Syrup): 15ml Lemon Juice: 20ml 1 Egg White Garnish: Orange Peel Method:  Add ingredients

NEW DELHI, (IANS) - Zomato users ordered biryani the most in 2023, the online food platform said. According to Zomato’s annual report on ordering trends, over 10.09 crore biryani orders were placed through the platform in 2023 -- enough to fill

As we approach the New Year celebrations, a flurry of parties, especially for children, is just around the corner. This presents a chance to introduce nutritious snacks and still better eating habits in the young ones. If you're gearing up to

Chicken Sausages Skewers by Chef Rakhee Vaswani Sausage Skewers Ingredients: 8-10 Chicken Sausages Wooden skewers 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon paprika 1 egg 1 tablespoon sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder Water/milk (enough to make a thin batter) Vegetable oil for deep frying Ketchup and mustard (optional, for

Ingredients  For chicken marination: Chicken fillet or supreme - 200 gms Salt - to taste White pepper powder - 1 pinch Flour - 1 tbsp Olive oil - 3 tbsp For sauce: Butter - 20 gms Garlic slice - 5 cloves Celery slices - 1 stick Onion slices - half onion Sundried tomato slices

Fast, flavorful, and fuss-free, these recipes are the perfect solution for those moments when you want to enjoy the festive spirit without spending hours in the kitchen. Gingerbread Mug Cake: A festive single-serving delight that brings the warm and spicy flavors

As Christmas gets closer, we can’t help but think about all the scrumptious cakes, delicious, sweet delicacies, and savory food items to relish this festive winter season. What are you waiting for? hop onto these recipes… Black pepper chicken The black pepper chicken

Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3 teaspoons ground ginger 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 3/4 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 1 large egg 1 tablespoon water 1/4 cup brown sugar Additional granulated sugar Instructions: Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C).