Food

"Without rice, even the cleverest housewife can not cook." - Chinese Proverb Over half the global population survives on it. It is the second most productive cereal grain in the world. There are over 40,000 varieties of it worldwide - and I have selected for you, the three best ones to eat, before you die!…

World Vegetarian Day was on October 1. This day was created by the North American Vegetarian Society (NAVS) in 1977 and then approved by the International Vegetarian Union in 1978. World Vegetarian Day kicks off Vegetarian Awareness Month. You can make a difference by informing others about the benefits of being a vegetarian. Vegetarian diets…

Fruits are indeed a blessing for us, they are a package filled with vitamins, minerals, anti-oxidants and many phytonutrients. They are a powerful tool to keep you healthy and glowing. Apart from providing health benefits, fruits taste delightful too! Colorful way to your goodness We have heard the famous saying that "An apple a day…

Of all the other cultures in India, Maharashtarians tend to have the simplest weddings. These weddings are complemented with simple, yet healthier wedding cuisines. Marathi food promises less oil, less salt, minimal butter, thereby making it a fitness freak's delight. The Menu Wedding menu of a Marathi family is almost always vegetarian, and more so…

Juices are liked by everyone because of their taste and nutritious value. They are made from fresh fruits which are full of taste buds. Juices increase water quotient in our body along with Vitamin C and other nutrients. Homemade juices are the purest form of healthy drinks. They are made from the best quality fruits…

Who does not love pizza? We all do. But before you take a bite out of your favorite slice, we would like to ask you something. Do you know the rich history of pizza? Humble Pizza Beginnings Before pizza came into existence, there was focaccia - a Roman dish that consist of flatbread with added…

"One type of rice nourishes one hundred types of people." - Author Unknown Meet the type that nourishes one thousand types of people - Basmati! It is an aromatic variety, with long, slender grains, that have a slight nutty flavor. In my previous article on EzineArticles.com, I referred to it as "India's most prised culinary…