Recipe: Vanilla Cupcakes with Butter Cream Frosting

Cupcakes are a quick to put together sweet treat that can be relished anywhere and anytime. They can be served for high tea or even packaged in tiffins for children. Have them at the end of the meal as dessert or simply bite into them to satisfy those sugar cravings. Here is a simple cupcake recipe that you can easily …


Recipe: Kerala Pachmanga Meen Curry

As the season for raw mangoes bids adieu to the year, we are making most of the remainder of the fruit and enjoying it in as many ways as possible. The Panchmanga Meen Curry made by Clara Joy of Team APB, is a specialty of Thrissur, Kerala and one of our favourite ways of relishing the tart goodness of raw …


Recipe: Cheesy Pizza Muffins

Cheesy Pizza muffins ​are a perfect tiffin treat​ for children or snack for adults. Here is a quick and easy recipe from our chief foodie Rushina Munshaw-Ghildiyal to get a batch of these delectable muffins ready at home. Recipe: Yield: 8-10 muffins Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 15-20 minutes Ingredients: 1 ½ cup Refined flour 1 tsp Baking powder …


The #PapadBadiDay Potluck on 13th May

The seasonal food calendar of India calls for drying foods in the summer. Traditionally, the season would have ladies from the neighborhoods coming together to dry large quantities of, papads, badis amongst other foods to e used in other times of the year such as monsoons and winters. This was primarily done to take care of food requirements in times …


#AamAchaarDay Celebrations on 22nd April

Pickling – of which the resulting food is called a pickle – is the process of preparing food by soaking it in a brine of salt, acid, oil or all three for preserving otherwise perishable foods for a duration that ranges from months to years. Food historians trace the process of pickling to ancient Egypt where fish and melons were …


APB Around Town: Food Celebrations For Baisakhi, Vishu, Bihu, Poila Baisakh In Mumbai

India is an agrarian country ever since Vedic times. Which means that life follows an agrarian calendar based on the annual cycle of farming activities. The harvest season is one of great celebration in India celebrated all over the country with great fervor. This week is a celebration of the spring harvest. And festivities promise to be in full swing …


Decadent Dessert Toppings by SPRIG

Created in the French region of Brittany more than half century ago, salted caramel presently is an incredibly admired dessert ingredient garnering immense popularity with each passing day. Brought into main stream use almost a decade back, today numerous patisseries and ice cream parlours boast of a salted caramel variant on their menu selling like hot cakes. The reason for …