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Murukkus, anyone?

A popular tea-time snack, the murukku — also called chakli in north India — is made of rice flour and spices. There are many different kinds of murukkus, some spicier than the rest. 23 more words


Pepper of the Week - Allspice

Allspice, also called Jamaica pepper, pepper, myrtle pepper, pimenta, Turkish Yenibahar, English pepper or newspice, is the dried unripe fruit (berries, used as a spice) of Pimenta dioica, a midcanopy tree native to the Greater Antilles, southern Mexico, and Central America, now cultivated in many warm parts of the world. 659 more words


Happy Thanksgiving! Easy Pilau Rice & Achar Puteh

I don’t usually celebrate Thanksgiving. Was chatting with a good friend, Catherine on Tuesday about pineapples (yes, not the kinda thing you taught to your good friends about I know) and we went on talking about Thanksgiving two days later (which is today by the way!). 1,211 more words


Spiced Potato Triangles

I feel like this recipe is perfect for when you just have odd ingredients left in your kitchen towards the end of the grocery week. Ideally, I try to utilise the ingredients I already have at home without needing to go out and purchase anything additional. 368 more words