Galka- Galka is a traditional North Indian mango pickle. I remember when I was a little girl my grandmother used to make this pickle. Traditionally raw mangoes pieces are mixed with spices, salt and sugar and kept in sun till the mangoes are done and mixed wih the spice sugar mixture. Usually it takes about 15 days to make the pickle. Read More..
Chai is an Indian tea made by boiling water with ginger, cardamoms, sugar, milk and tea leaves. This is an all-time favorite, and I think it is made a minimum of two times a day in most families in North India. Chai is one of the most famous Indian drinks, almost all my western friends not only know chai but also, call it chai. Nowadays one can find different versions of original chai in even American cafeterias Read More..
Today is Mother's Day. Happy Mother’s Day to all the wonderful mothers on this planet! On this special occasion my mother’s favorite Masala Dosa!!
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Methi can be easily grown in home garden. To grow methi in a container, fill the container with organic soil. Sprinkle methi seeds all over, about ¼ inch apart from each other. Cover the seeds with a very thin layer of soil. Sprinkle some water to moisten the soil. The seeds will sprout in a couple of days. Water them and keep them under the sun. They grow very fast. Read More..
Sweet and sour, raw mango drink is a special coolant made in summers in India when raw mangoes are in abundance. This mango mana is mildly flavored with mint powder, roasted cumin powder and black pepper. I have also added some brown sugar. It is an ideal drink for summer time. Read More..
April 21st-2016Dear Readers, You are very welcome to new form of ChezShuchi. For some time I was trying to make your favorite website ChezShuchi responsive. I am happy to launch the responsive version of this site. I have tested it on various desktops, laptops, Ipad, Ipad mini, android and IOS phones and it is working fine. Still if you have any trouble in seeing this site please do let me know. I will also try to make ChezShuchi App very soon. Thank you so much for your continuous support. Please spread the word! Please do share your feedback about the new form of site.
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Dear Readers,In India, drinks are often made according to season. Each season has its own moods, swings, and significance, and so do the drinks. Especially in summers, a variety of drinks are made to provide a respite from the hot winds (लू) and also to provide the minerals required for the body. Along with desi drinks there is a huse variety of other drinks it could be cocktail, mocktails etc. Here is the link to read more about Mocktails.
In this hot weather lets make some homemade cold drinks
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Strawberries are very rich in Vitamin C and also good source of Folic acid, Iron and potassium and magnesium and with milk it makes a perfect drink. Enjoy this delicious and nutritious strawberry shake. Read More..
Some of my regular readers often write that their kids do not want to eat fruits. I would like to recommend this highly nutritious and mind blowing drink for such kids. Read More..
Watermelon contains 92 % water - it is a good coolant, and a very good source of Vitamins A and C. It is an ideal fruit and makes an ideal drink for summers. Watermelons can be easily grow at home gardens. Read More..
Being a biologist, I have always believed in eating a healthy, balanced diet. Our diet should have a balance of carbohydrates, proteins, fat, fibers, minerals, etc... The same thing applies to our kids' lunch boxes. Kids should get a balanced diet too!
Many people who fast for eight days break their fast on this auspicious day of Navami (ninth day of the navratri pooja) after the prayers and feed nine small girls. For the navami pooja mostly sooji ka halwa (semolina porridge) and kale chane (black gram) are made to offer to the goddess.
Combo meals are combinations of two or three things. While the general perception is that combo meals are only served in the fast food joints and are always junk food, read on for healthy combos..
Italian cuisine is one of the most popular cuisines around the world. The words bring to mind the world of pizza, pastas, ravioli, spaghetti, delicious breads, salads, mouth watering cakes, pastries, coffee .
Fasting is a common practice in India. Along with Vasant and Sharad Navratri, there are many other festivals and holy days like Krishna Janmaashthami, Shivratri, Ekadashi, etc when people keep fasts.
Paneer is a kind of Indian cottage cheese prepared from fresh cow or buffalo milk. Read on for mouthwatering Paneer Preparations.