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Sweet Pongal

Sweet Pongal

The Pongal festival is connected to the harvest season in the South of India. Sweet Pongal is one of the dishes made down South during the festival. Pongal Vessel Ingredients Cow’s milk. Traditional vessel for boiling milk. Raw turmeric stick. Limestone paste. Chunks of jaggery. Rice. Channa dal. Dry grapes. ...

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Eat Street LSD Service Review

My contact with Vishal Bhatia of Eat Street LSD goes back to 3-4 years ago, when he used to run only Big Sandwich from a few establishments in Mumbai. I had interviewed him for Eve’s Times magazine. As luck would have it, I saw his profile on Linkedin and contacted ...

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Culinary Tips

1. Take 1 cup each of tuar dal, chana dal and rice, 1 ½ table spoons each of udad and moong dal and 6 red chillies. Roast for 1 minute in an already very hot kadai. Remove the mixture onto a plate till it cools down. Dry grind the contents ...

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House-keeping Tips

1. Phenyl and other house-cleaning chemicals can cause allergy in some people. Alternately, some neem leaves can be boiled in water, diluted in a bucket of water and some rock salt added to it. If this liquid is used for cleaning the house, it cleans well and is also effective ...

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