5 Fun Ideas for your Holi Party

5 easy yet fun ideas to pep up your Holi Party: 1. Pani Puri Shots Who doesn’t love pani puri !? Make it look spectacular by serving them on these plastic shot glasses with a little mint leaf on top. It is also more convenient to serve and eat. 2. Popcorn Candy  This is going to be…

Pav Bhaji

Well, I will start with the confession that no matter how much I try to improvise my recipe, I can never even get close to the Pav Bhaji one gets in Mumbai. But this one is quite close and I make it every time I get a craving for it. Ever since I moved out…

Shahi Paneer

This is one of the very first recipes I learnt (rather copied) from my MIL (mom in law 😉 ) and I can assure you it is delicious. A lot of restaurants serve the sweeter version of Shahi Paneer which I personally don’t like much. I prefer the creamy, tangy, savory and a little spicy…

Vanilla Cupcakes with Cream Frosting

It’s been a year since I started baking but I didn’t have a good egg-less cake recipe until now. I experimented from chocolate, butterscotch, strawberry pineapple to plain vanillas but all with egg. The couple of times I did try my hands at an egg-less one, it turned out to be a disaster. But then I did…

Bell Pepper Fried Rice

This recipe is no rocket science. In fact this is one of the easiest ways to add some color to your Holi menu. What do you think? This is just an update of the regular Cumin rice or veg pulav. Give your menu a little twist with this colorful rice dish. It is delicious when served…

Color Blast with Rangoli

Originally posted on pep the party:
You can either make a flower rangoli or the tradition color rangoli. If you are not very comfortable with making one yourself, use of stencils can make it really simple. You can also make your own stencils. Step 1: Finalise a design you want to make. You can get…

Thandai – An Indian Classic

The countdown for Holi has begun and the temperatures are soaring already here in Bangalore! I have become an AC freak over the last couple of days. I am so looking forward to some rain. Or  on a second thought, the Holi rain dance would be great too 😀 Thandai is an Indian classic when…