Wednesday, 12 February 2020

Pomegranate Lemonade

Pomegranate Lemonade 

With valentine's and boards near we need to strike a balance between comfort and scoldings. This recipe manages to achieve exactly that. A drink that brings the family together; its red colour represents the brewing romance between a husband and a wife. Its main ingredient embraces the worry of a mother for her children. This is not just a recipe, it is a break from reality, an excuse to talk to your family and laugh about all the scoldings of this week. So use this drink to bond as a family and remember life is about the love you share with your family.

Serves : 2

Preparation Time : 10 -15 Min

Cooking Time : 0 min

Ingredients : 

  • Pomegranate Juice 200 ml
  • Orange juice 200 ml
  • Pomegranate seeds 1 Tablespoon
  • Honey 2 Tablespoon or according to taste
  • Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon 
  • Soda 100 ml 
  • 1/2 Lemon cut into tit bits
  • Mint Leaves 10 to 15
  • For garnishing Few mint leaves and pomegranate seeds
Procedure :  
  • Take out fresh juice of Pomegranate and orange
  • In a jar take mint leaves, honey, lemon-juice, Pomegranate seeds and lemon tit bits. Crush them with the help of muddle 

  • Now add orange juice, pomegranate juice and mix all 

  • take a glass coat the edges with salt and sugar mixture.

  • Pour the lemonade mixture in glasses top up with chilled soda to give a fizz to your drink

  • Garnish with lemon slices and mint leaves ....

Tips :  
  • In place of Honey you can use sugar also

Thursday, 6 February 2020

Hot Chocolate

Hot Chocolate 

The end of the first week of February, signifies the start of valentine's week. While some of you are planning to enjoy this day with your BAE, this drink will help you bring the more cozy and domestic vibe. You can enjoy the 14th by cuddling away the cold day and celebrating with this warm drink. The others who are dreading valentine's due to the overwhelming feeling of being single, this drink will help you realise self care does not always require someone. This is an essential ingredient for you to binge series and feel giddy after watching rom-coms. With the premiere of #P.S. I still love you, fix yourself a hot chocolate, grab your blanket and pamper yourself.

Preparation Time : 10 min

Cooking Time : 10 Min

Serves :  2

Ingredients :  

  • Full cream milk 500 ml
  • Cinnamon Powder 1/4 Teaspoon
  • Sugar 1 Tablespoon or according to your taste (I used organic brown sugar)
  • White chocolate 1 Tablespoon (grated) or you can use white choco chip
  • Red food colour 3 to 4 drops
  • For garnishing Marshmallows and some sugar confetti  
Procedure :
  • In a pan boil milk

  • Once the milk start boiling add Cinnamon powder, sugar and white chocolate and cook altogether for 4 to 5 minutes

  • Now switch off the gas and add Red colour 3 to 4 drops ... Mix it nicely

  • Pour it in a glass add some Marshmallows and serve it hot 

Tip : 
  • You can add white sugar too if you like white sugar
  • You can add vanilla essence in place of cinnamon powder 

Wednesday, 22 January 2020

Peanut Butter Mousse

Peanut Butter Mousse

We have all been through the nerve wracking year 12th grade is. There is the pressure of practicals, boards and various competitive exams. This year, my daughter is facing the same and I want to deliver the comfort she craves during this time. While we can't allow breaks and movies, we can definitely eliminate any inconvenience they face. Hence, I prepared this dish. Winters made her crave something sweet but not the heavy Gajar ka Halwa. She loves Snickers but also wants CREAM!!!! So, I made something sweet and creamy and I hope this would help in bringing you closer to the people you love in nerve wracking times like these, like it did for me and my daughter.

Serving : 4

Preparation Time : 20 Min

Ingredients :  

  •  Whipped cream 500 ml
  •  Peanut Butter 2 tablespoon (I used creamy)
  • Roasted and crushed Peanut 1 Tablespoon for garnishing
  • Chocolate powder 2 Teaspoon for garnishing (its optional)
  • Chocolate sauce 2 Tablespoon 
Procedure :  
  • In a bowl take cream and whip it till you get a soft peak of cream

  • In another bowl take peanut butter and with the help of a whipper, whip it

  • Now mix whipped cream and peanut together 

  • Now take a serving glass, apply Chocolate sauce on the the edges of the glass

  • With the help of a piping bag, add peanut butter mousse to glass

  • Sprinkle roasted peanuts and chocolate powder on it 
  • Serve chilled ...

Friday, 20 September 2019

Citrus fruit Salad

Citrus Fruit Salad

This is a pretty easy, simple, refreshing, colourful and full of vitamins salad or you can serve this as a sweet and tangy dessert.

 I got this idea as now a days my daughter is preparing for her exams. So every time she needs something good to eat. As all kids she also wants chips, biscuits or fried food. But as a mother its my duty to serve her good and healthy food and fruits are the best source.However eating fruits is very boring and time consuming for her so I got an idea and prepared this easy and exotic citrus fruit salad.

Preparation Time : 20 min

Cooking Time : 0 Min

Ingredients :  

  • Oranges 2 
  • Sweet Lime 2
  • Grape Fruit 1
  • Lemon juice 2 Tablespoon
  • Mint Leaves Few
  • Honey 1/2 Tablespoon (optional)
  • Black Salt according to taste
  • Lime zest For garnishing 
Procedure :
  • First of all Peel and segment all the fruits with the help of sharp knife.

  • Cut away the skin and all the pith from the Oranges, Sweet lime and Grape fruit. 

  • Now slice along the lines of the membrane, which separates each slice. Repeat till all the segments are removed
  • In a bowl transfer segments of Oranges, Sweet lime and Grapefruit

  • In a small bowl add honey, lime zest, lemon juice, black salt and mint leaves

  • Mix this dressing to the Citrus fruit and toss all together 

  • Before serving garnish it with lime zest and mint leaves

  • You can prepare this in advance. keep it in freeze. Serve it chilled.

Tip :  
  • You can use any other fruit of your choice.