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Aam Panna – A Refreshing drink made with Raw Mangoes


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I cannot tell you how good it feels to sit back on my computer and write this post. It has been eons (almost 1 1/2 years) since my last post/update. Before going any further, to all of you… Continue reading

Mango Lassi

Mango Lassi – The most popular beverage at the Indian restaurants!! And the most fascinating thing is that during the first 24 years of my life spent in India, I have never had Mango lassi, ever!! :) Isn’t that surprising??… Continue reading

Kiwi Pineapple & Lime Squash (Sharbat/Drink Mix)

Squashes are very popular in India. Don’t confuse the word “squash” with the vegetable. Squashes are pre-made drink mixes, made mostly using fruits, sometimes flowers (esp. rose) and nuts (almond, poppy seeds etc.). These are a combination of fruit juice/pulp… Continue reading

Grapefruit in Ginger-Cardamom Syrup

Grapefruit is the epitome of citrus. Bursting with fresh flavors, this fruit is delightful when you know how to eat it!! I usually just segment the grapefruit, sprinkle it with loads of sugar, a tiny pinch of salt and let… Continue reading

Thandai – A Traditional Spiced Milk Beverage for Holi

Happy Holi to all of you who celebrate this wonderful and colorful festival!! Holi is celebrated on the day after the full moon in early March every year. It is the festival of colors, celebrated at the onset of spring… Continue reading

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