23 septembre 2015
Duomo di Milano Duomo di Milano is located at the Piazza del Duomo, which is the is the centre of Milan . This majestic cathedral is the 3rd largest in Europe & the 5th largest in the world. Construction of this Gothic cathedral began in 1386 by Archbishop Antonio da Saluzzo. It was completed after 6 centuries (1965). The facade of the cathedral is magnificent with 3500 marble satues, pillars & carved doors.
21 septembre 2015
Stir Fried Beans Ingredients250g french beans (cut in sticts)1 big onion (chopped)1/2 tsp chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powder2 tbsp coconut oil / veg oil 1 tsp cumin seeds A pinch of mango powder (amchur)Garam masalaCoriander leavesSalt to tasteMethodHeat oil in a pan & fry cumin seedsThen add chopped onions & fry till light golden brown.Add chilli powder , turmeric powder, amchur powder & salt.Fry for a while & then add chopped beans. Fry for a while , add some water & cook for 5 mn.When the sauce is... [Lire la suite]
17 septembre 2015
Beetroot Modak Ingredients2 cups rice powder1 tbsp flour1 tsp sugar11/2 cup luke warm water50g ghee / butterA pinch of saltFor Filling 1 cups freshly grated coconut / dessicated coconut1 cup grated beetroot2 cups sugar1/2 tsp cinnamon powderRaisins & cashewsOil/ ghee for frying.MethodMix the first six ingredients & keep aside for an hour. Gently heat sugar & water to make a syrup.Add coconut & keep it on medium heat. When it becomes thick, remove from fire.Add fried cashews & raisins along with... [Lire la suite]
16 septembre 2015
Rotti Paratha Ingredients500g flour 2 tbsp olive oil1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 200 ml water Oil /ghee for frying Method Mix first four ingredients.Add water little by little to get a stiff dough. Knead well. Cover the bowl with a damp cloth & keep aside for an hour. Spray some more flour & knead it again. Make evenly sized balls (7). Take a lemon sized ball & flatten it using a roller. Spread some oil/ghee on the top .With a sharp knife, cut & roll as in the photo.Then press the pointed... [Lire la suite]
16 septembre 2015
Movie : Do Chor (1972)Actors : Dharmendra & Tanuja Song : ''Meri Jaan Kehna Mano' by Kishore Kumar
14 septembre 2015
Tomato Korma Ingredients 1 cup freshly grated coconut1 tsp fennel seeds ***1 cinnamon stick 2 cloves 2 CardomomsA green chilli (half slit) A piece of ginger (minced)2 garlic cloves (minced)2 onions (chopped)2 big tomatoes (chopped)1/2 tsp red chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powder Oil for frying Salt to taste Curry leaves / coriander leaves Garam masalaMethod Blend freshly grated coconut & fennel seeds to a fine paste.Heat oil in a pan. Add cinnamon, cloves & cardomom. Then add chopped... [Lire la suite]
11 septembre 2015
Locarno Locarno is a magnificent summer resort hidden within the Alps. This charming town is located in the northern part of Lake Maggiore. Heart of the town is Piazza Grande. Promenade around the lake shore is decorated with trees & flowers. To get the spectacular view of the lake & the surrounding mountains take a funicular upto Madonna de Sasso. Every year in August this town hosts the International Film Festival.
09 septembre 2015
Torta Paradiso Ingredients 150g sugar100g butter125g flour125g corn flour1 tsp baking powder3 eggs1 tsp vanilla essenceZest of half a lemon50g icing sugar for decorationMethod Preheat the oven to 180°C.Beat eggs with sugar until it's like a foam. Then add melted butter & mix well.Mix both the flours with the baking powder & fold into the cake mixture.Pour the batter into the greased cake pan & bake for 30 - 35 mn. Dust icing sugar with the pattern of ur choice & serve with tea.
07 septembre 2015
Chicken Tikka Ingredients6 skinless chicken breasts (chopped)1 tsp ginger paste1 tsp garlic paste1 tsp lemon juice1 tsp Kashmir chilli powderSalt to taste***1 tsp ajwain seeds2 tbsp gram flourOil for frying***1 cup curd1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1 tsp kashmir chilli powder 2 tbsp mustard oil / other veg oil ***Method Marinate chicken with salt chilli & ginger +garlic paste.Keep in the refrigerator for an hour.***Take curd in a bowl.Mix it with chilli powder, turmeric powder & mustard oil.Warm the oil in a... [Lire la suite]
07 septembre 2015
Movie : Phantom (2015)Actors : Saif Ali Khan & Katrina Kaif Song : ''Saware' by Arijit Singh