Bevarages

GINGER CARDAMOM TEA

When you think of any comforting bevarage then you can’t miss this Ginger Cardamom Tea. Growing up in a Tamil household in New Delhi though it would be filter Kappi by Amma in the mornings, I also developed a liking to this adrak elayachi chai. Tea is something that gives comfort to many in the mornings as someone rightly and aptly said, it is the morning fuel which sets you going. Though hubby loves coffee, once in a while he likes to have flavoured teas on lazy weekends after a snack of Onion Pakoda or Bajji. After all who doesn’t?…

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Bevarages, Reviews

FILTER COFFEE

The aroma of freshly brewed coffee always brings comfort to my mind and spirit. I can’t do anything in the morning without having a regular dose of coffee. Coffee is such an integral part of our lives that you cannot do anything before enjoying it in the mornings. This is a drink made by boiling milk with added sugar and frothing it before adding the decoction extracted from the filter. The coffee though made in filters has different names such as Madras kappi, Kumbakonam Degree kappi, Mysore coffee and so on. Coffee beans used commonly are arabica and robsta. Also…

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Bevarages

MASALA MILK

Masala Milk is a delicious concoction of milk and spices with lots of nuts and sugar.I tried this milk at the temple city of Kumbakonam in a restaurant.Though I have made this several times at home,I am blogging about this now only.This is one traditional milk drink made in all households which is full of nutrients and calcium.My daughter who is fussy in drinking milk at times loved this and I was truly satisfied.While growing up mom used to give pepper and turmeric milk whenever I caught cold and flu.This has an added advantage of nuts and spices which when…

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Bevarages, Drinks, Homemade

HOT CHOCOLATE DRINK MIX

All are fond of Hot Chocolate at home.The temperature has done down here and it is always comforting to have a hot cup of chocolate anytime for any age group people.I made a fresh batch of Hot Chocolate Drink Mix yesterday and it was a huge hit home.People who are in the habit of drinking coffee will surely like this as this has the sweet taste of milk from the milk powder and slight bitterness from the cocoa powder.I searched for the recipe in the internet and found it quite interesting and sounded tasty and immediately started making it.This is…

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Bevarages, Drinks

SULAIMAN TEA

When I first heard the name Sulaiman Tea I wondered why and how it got it’s name.It was introduced to me by by hubby who loves green lemon tea a lot.He had it somewhere out this stuff and was praises for it.I was too tempted to try it out,so googled for the recipe and found this one.I was too happy

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