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1. Create a Unique Kitchen Vibe: Dare to mix and match styles, textures, and materials to create a diverse yet harmonious kitchen design. Combine vintage elements with modern fixtures, juxtapose sleek surfaces with rustic accents, and blend various textures like

SCOTTSDALE, AZ (IANS) - The US-based global Asian fusion restaurant chain, P.F. Chang's, which is famous for its iconic dishes such as lettuce-wrapped chicken, Dynamite Shrimp and Spicy Kimchi Fried Rice, has opened Gurugram, on April 21, following Bangalore and

NEW DELHI, (IANS) - It is difficult to imagine a restaurant that has not changed over the past 45 years. It has the same seating (which some find uncomfortable), the same crockery and cutlery (you get to use the latter

Ingredients: 45ml Zesty Lemon Rum 2-3 Fresh Strawberries 2-3 Kaffir Lime Leaves Club Soda Sprite Lots of ice Method: Muddle fresh strawberries and kaffir lime leaves in a cocktail shaker Add the lemon rum to the shaker and shake well. Strain this mixture into a glass filled with ice Top up

Regular consumption of plain yogurt may help reduce risk of diabetes and reduce insulin resistance, say doctors. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in March made the first-ever qualified health claim that eating yogurt may reduce the risk of Type-2

Ingredients: 1 small handful cotton candy 120ml sparkling wine 1 pinch of edible glitter Method: Take a handful of pink cotton candy and add pink edible glitter, forming a ball. Pour sparkling wine into a wine or champagne glass and drop the cotton candy ball into

Photo: bu.edu India-West Staff Reporter BOSTON, MA – Boston University School of Hospitality Administration (BU SHA) fourth annual ICON award was given to Padma Lakshmi, an Emmy-nominated producer, television host, food expert, and a New York Times best-selling author, as well as one of Time

By Ayush Agagrwal Stuffed Dates Ingredients: Medjool dates, pitted Cream cheese Pistachios, chopped Instructions: Slice each date lengthwise and remove the pit. Fill each date with a small amount of cream cheese. Sprinkle chopped pistachios on top of the cream cheese. Arrange the stuffed dates on a serving platter and

In a world where modern lifestyles often lead to dietary imbalances and health concerns, the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda emerges as a beacon of holistic well-being. Ayurveda, the "science of life," offers profound insights into maintaining balance and harmony within

Here are some dinner drinks that can turn the event from drowsy to delightful with these easy-to-make, flavor-packed cold brews. Sunshine Cold Brew Ingredients: 240 ml cold brew coffee 120 ml orange juice 60 ml pineapple juice 15 ml pomegranate syrup Orange slices for garnish Maraschino cherries for

TORONTO, (IANS) - For those who believe rags-to-riches stories are the stuff of fairy tales, Sash Simpson's life will make them wake up and dig into the caviar. It is 'Slumdog Millionaire' played out in real life. And it will bring

Ingredients 100 gms Almond 100 gms Peanuts (skinless) 100 gms Walnuts 250 gms Sunflower seeds 50 gms Flax seeds 100 gms Rolled oats 100 gms Cornflakes 100 gms Fruit loops 200 ml Floral honey 15 gms Cinnamon powder 100 gm Brown sugar 200 gms Mixed dried berries Method Crush the sunflower seeds and remove

Photo:Chef Sujan Sarkar India-West News Desk NEW YORK, NY – Two Indian American chefs have made it to the list of finalists for the coveted James Beard Foundation Award for 2024. Sujan Sarkar, the creative force behind Chicago's Indienne, has been recognized as

Ingredients: 1 cup rolled oats 1 ripe banana 1/2 cup milk 1 large egg 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon salt Instructions: In a blender, combine rolled oats, banana, milk, egg, baking powder, cinnamon, and salt. Blend until smooth. Pour the batter into a microwave-safe dish, filling

Here are 5 reasons why you should add millet into your daily diet: Nutritional Significance: Millets are an excellent source of protein and dietary fiber, and they are high in important minerals including iron, calcium, and phosphorus. They are also a great

NEW DELHI, (IANS) - Idlis ranks as the second-most ordered breakfast item, said Swiggy on March 31 on 'World Idli Day' following closely behind masala dosa. One Swiggy user from Hyderabad ordered idlis worth Rs 7.3 lakh in the past 12

Ingredients: Ballantine’s 7 American Barrel Whisky 50ml Cinnamon syrup 10ml 4 dashes of orange bitters Ice Cubes Garnish: Orange peel Method: Add Ballantine’s 7 American Barrel Whisky and cinnamon syrup to an Old-Fashioned glass with a few cubes of ice Add bitter and stir for 30 seconds. Garnish with an

Ingredients for smoothie: 500 gms Sugar free dark chocolates 100 gms Fresh raspberry 250 gms Cream cheese 100 gms Icing sugar 200 gms Oats 150 gms Dry berry powder Almond milk as needed Method: Blend all the ingredients till it becomes smooth. Garnish with fresh raspberry and icing sugar

Ingredients: Camikara 3YO 60ml Monin Blood Orange Syrup 10ml Monin Almond syrup 10ml Lime Juice 15ml Orange Juice 50ml Pineapple Juice 50ml Method: Add the rum and all the other ingredients in the mentioned quantity Glass: Collins Garnish: With orange slice. (IANS)

Ingredients: 500 gms Salmon fillet 10nos Organic eggs 250 gms Lactose-free butter 250 gms Multigrain loaf 100 ml Olive oil 20 gms Crushed pepper 20 gms Dill leaves 30 gms Lemon juice 500 gms Himalayan pink salt 400 gms Sugar Salt as per taste Method Marinate the salmon with dill leaves and lemon

By Chef Kush Koli  Ingredients for the base: 2 cups Parle G 5 tbsp melted butter Ingredients for the custard mix: 4 tbsp custard powder 3 cup milk 4 tbsp sugar 3 tbsp Thandai powder 1 tbsp Gulkand 3 tbsp Chopped dates Method: Crush down the cookies, add melted butter to the crushed

By Shreya Kumari, Pastry Chef Ingredients  For cupcake: 2/3 cup Condensed Milk 1/4 cup Castor Sugar 1/3 cup Unsalted Butter melted 1/3 cup Milk 1.5 tbsp Thandai Powder 1 cup All-Purpose Flour ½ tbsp Baking Powder ½ tbsp Baking Soda For frosting: Heavy Whipping Cream – ½ cup Thandai Powder – 1 tbsp Method: Preheat

Ingredients: 2 to 3 kilograms of chicken thighs 10 garlic cloves 1 cup of lime juice and 1 cup of orange juice combined 3 large onions, sliced 3 sliced peppers (green, red, and yellow), one of each for color 2 small cans of tomato paste Salt to

Ingredients: 1 cup flour 2 tablespoons cocoa powder 2 tablespoons sugar 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup milk 1 large egg 2 tablespoons melted chocolate Instructions: Whisk together flour, cocoa powder, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in a mixing bowl. In a separate

Ingredients: 500 g Raggi flour 10 g Yeast 1 kg Soya chunks 500 g Grated fresh coconut 50 g Roasted chana dal 20 g Green chilies 5 g Black mustard seeds 300 g Lactose-free cheese 200 g Rocket lettuce 200 g Tomatoes 200 g Chipotle mayonnaise 50 g Red onions 30 g Garlic,

Ingredients: 6-8 chicken wings 2 tablespoons olive oil 3-4 tablespoons peri seasoning 1 tablespoon caramel flavored syrup ½ teaspoon lemon juice ¼ teaspoon chicken seasoning Black pepper to taste Salt to taste For Peri Peri seasoning: 1 teaspoon oregano 1 tablespoon ginger powder 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon onion powder 1½ teaspoon paprika ½

Ingredients: 1 bottle Tormaresca Calafuria rosé wine 250ml cranberry juice 120ml orange liqueur Assorted fresh berries (strawberries, raspberries, blackberries) Orange slices Method: In a pitcher, combine rosé wine, cranberry juice, and orange liqueur. Add sliced oranges and assorted berries. Refrigerate for at least 2 hours. Serve chilled over ice. Cheers!

Ingredients: 15ml - Lemon Juice 10ml - Sugar Syrup 25ml – Belvedere Vodka 75ml - Moët & Chandon Brut Impérial Method: Shake everything except the champagne Strain into a highball glass Top with the champagne Garnish with either a lemon slice or zest and serve with a smile!

By Poonam Chandel NEW DELHI, (IANS) - Just like any other industry, the whisky market is being impacted on a large scale by the prominence of future-looking trends that are set to change the course of the industry. Right from developments

Ingredients: 2 cups oats 1 tsp baking powder Salt (as per taste) ½ a tsp cinnamon 5 tsp creamy peanut butter 2 tsp honey 1 egg ½ tsp vanilla extract 2 cups milk Method: Take a bowl and add oats, baking powder and salt and mix them well. In another bowl, add

Ingredients Jose Cuervo Especial Silver Tequila 60ml Sweet Tamarind 4-5 Orange Liqueur 15ml Fresh Lime Juice 15ml Basmati Rice Syrup 20ml Method Start by preparing the sweet tamarind. Remove the seeds and any fibers from the tamarind pods. In a shaker, muddle the sweet tamarind pieces until they

MUMBAI, (IANS) - Celebrity Chef Vikas Khanna has paid tribute to the ‘Paradise of India’ -- Kashmir  - by naming a dish after it in his menu in his new restaurant Bungalow New York, which opens on March 23. Vikas shared

Ingredients Jose Cuervo Especial Silver Tequila 60ml Passion Fruit 20ml Jalapeño Brine 15ml Method In a shaker, combine Jose Cuervo Especial Silver Tequila, passion fruit juice or puree, and jalapeño brine. Fill the shaker with ice. Shake the mixture vigorously for about 10-15 seconds to chill it

Ingredients: 2-3 tsp of peanut butter with real chocolate 2 bananas 1 small bowl of flaxseed ½ a tsp vanilla extract 1 cup of milk Method: Add 2 bananas, chocolate peanut butter, flaxseed meal, vanilla extract and 1 cup milk to the blender. Blend the ingredients and keep

India is one of the largest exporters of shrimp to the US and EU. Seafood offers a combination of high nutritional value and fewer calorie content, making it a great choice to incorporate into your diet plans if you are

By Avneet Singh NEW DELHI, (IANS) - Did you know that beer can also have positive health impacts contrary to common beliefs? You must be wondering how! Making beer involves brewing and fermenting cereal grains with yeast, hops, and flavoring agents. The

NEW DELHI, (IANS) - If anyone asks you to define Nagaland's cuisine, you will be hard put to answer the question, for each of the north-eastern state's 17 major tribes has its own culinary tradition rooted in a history of

Ingredients: 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour 2 tbsp baking powder 1 tbsp honey ½ tsp salt 1 ¼ cups milk 1 ripe mashed banana ⅓ cup of creamy peanut butter 1 large egg 1 tbsp oil/butter 1 tsp vanilla extract Method: Preheat a griddle over medium heat. In a bowl, mix all-purpose flour,

NEW DELHI, (IANS) - A flexitarian diet, also known as a semi-vegetarian diet, emphasizes plant foods with limited or occasional meat consumption. As per a new study, a flexitarian diet was linked with lower cardiovascular risk than an omnivorous diet. The

Ingredients Jose Cuervo Especial Silver Tequila 45ml Mezcal 20ml Orange Liqueur 15ml Lime Juice 15ml Strawberry Method In a shaker, combine the Jose Cuervo Especial Silver Tequila, Mezcal, Orange Liqueur, and lime juice. Add a handful of ice to the shaker. Shake the ingredients vigorously for about 10-15 seconds

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