Three meals a day. Thousands of restaurants. A zillion different dishes to try. The world of a modern-day foodie is filled with options! But what was it like before advanced cooking techniques stormed our kitchens and delighted our taste buds? Were today’s favorites equally popular back in the day? Well, the truth will shock you… Continue reading 6 Beloved Foods the World Hated in the Past
Futomaki, Shoyu, Maki, Sashimi ﹘ if you’re a fan of Japanese food, you’ve obviously heard these words before. And if you thought the world of sushi is limited to savoring raw fish, you sure have a lot to learn! Sushi is not just about raw fish. It is an art form! Sushi chefs or Itamae… Continue reading Keeping It Raw, Simple, and Healthy with Sushi
Owing to our jugaadu instincts, we Indians can adapt almost any food to suit our taste – which is exactly what we’ve done with Chinese food. ‘Adapting’ is probably an understatement – we’ve turned it into a whole new cuisine called Desi Chinese. Here are 4 dishes we proudly call “Chinese”. Manchurian This little ball… Continue reading 4 Asian Foods That Aren’t Actually Asian
Being vegan isn’t easy. You get flak, strange questions, funny looks, and occasionally some ‘free advice’. You aren’t always lucky enough to live around vegan restaurants, and your peers constantly tell you about must-try Asian eateries with phenomenal food. More often than not, these places have nothing you could possibly hope to eat, and online… Continue reading A Vegan’s Guide to Enjoying Asian Food
Addicted to all things Asian and easy-to-cook recipes? Boy, do we have something for you! Take a whack at these five Asian bite-size recipes that are worth indulging in! Spicy Asian Chicken Salad Wholesome veggies, juicy chicken chunks, and a savory slaw come together to give you a salad that is healthy and heavenly. … Continue reading Short and Sweet with a Pinch of Salt: Five Express Asian Recipes
Rich, delectable, and piping hot – soups are everything you could ever ask for on a cold, balmy day! The creamy broths that we savor today have transcended borders and survived the ravages of time to delight our taste buds. Here’s our pick of the six best Asian soups that make for the perfect start… Continue reading 6 Asian Soups That Are Good For The Soul
Street food ﹘ a cautious taboo for some, a forbidden fruit for others, and a delectable indulgence for the rest. Regardless of how you perceive it, there’s only one way to define street food ﹘ lip-smacking! Asian street food combines exotic flavors with locally-grown produce to give you dishes that are drool-worthy. Offering an endless… Continue reading Go Street: Five Asian Street-eats You Must Try!