Drinks & Beverages

Mango Mastani

Mango Mastani

Mango Mastani, Is it a drink or dessert?   Pune’s most famous Mango Mastani is a mango lover’s pure indulgent summer delight. Mango Mastani is a rich and thick mango milkshake topped with either mango or vanilla ice cream, chopped nuts, and candied fruit. This lavish […]

Mango Iced Tea

Mango Iced Tea

Mango Iced Tea To celebrate the arrival of summer, I’m presenting to you this light, a refreshing and chilled recipe of Mango Iced Tea. Nothing tastes sweeter on a hot summer day than a glass of Mango Iced Tea.  This recipe for mango iced tea […]

Neer mor / Spiced Buttermilk

Neer mor / Spiced Buttermilk

Neer Mor recipe is a popular summer drink in Coorg. Directly translated it means ‘water – yogurt’ which is basically buttermilk, spiced with green chillies, and anointed with a tempering of curry leaves and mustard seeds. The spice adds the perfect kick to this refreshing […]

Kesar Badam Doodh / Saffron Almond Milk 

Kesar Badam Doodh / Saffron Almond Milk 

Homemade Kesar Badam Doodh / Saffron Almond Milk is a rich, creamy recipe flavoured with cardamom. It is light, cooling and extremely refreshing. Perfect to beat the summer heat. It is also a very popular drink served during weddings and festivals. This is different from […]

Pineapple and Basil Lemonade

Pineapple and Basil Lemonade

Summer is finally upon us now that we back to our office routine. Our 3 weeks of vacation saw gloomy rainy weather throughout. But that never dampened our spirits and we enjoyed it nonetheless. How is the weather your part of the world? Come summers, […]

White Wine Sangria

White Wine Sangria

It’s Friday today and it offers a warm and sunny weather. The weather reports confirm that it is going to be hotter tomorrow with 14 degrees. That’s a welcome change with flowers blooming and colour all around us. I am longing for brighter days and […]

Watermelon and Mint Agua Fresca

Watermelon and Mint Agua Fresca

Watermelons and Winters don’t really go hand in hand. And watermelon lovers have to come up with creative ways to indulge in their favorite fruit. Summer is nowhere close to setting in, but you don’t really need hot days to enjoy this refreshingly light, cool […]

Lazy Red Wine Sangria

Easy and stress-free entertaining is always important for me especially because I love hosting parties and cosy evenings with friends. One of the best ways to get a crowd going is with some starter cocktails and my personal favourite is Sangria. You really don’t need […]