Vishu is celebrated in Kerala as the astronomical Hindu new year. Falling in the middle of April, Vishu brings with it the gloriously yellow kanni (Indian laburnum) flowers, celebrations and delicious food of the Malayali community. The Sadya or festive meal prepared for Vishu is a colourful and scrumptious array of salty, sweet, sour and bitter items that are unique… Continue reading "Vishu – the colorful festival of Kerala"
Category: Festival Foods
Mealtango home chefs and home bakers provide a range of foods suited to festivals around India and the world. Read more about festival foods by our top home chefs and home bakers.
It’s that time of the year when love is in the air! Literally, everywhere! Valentine’s Day started as a celebration to honor St. Valentine who risked imprisonment to perform weddings for forbidden soldiers. This time of the year the world seems washed in red and turns into a million things heart shaped- heart shaped balloons, cakes, chocolates, teddy bears holding hearts… Continue reading "Cupid’s Favourite Desserts for Valentine’s Day"
One item invariably present on the Christmas dinner table is (no points for guessing) are Christmas cakes or Plum cakes as they are usually called. A rich, moist cake with nuts, candied peels, dried fruit and rum, it is befitting for a celebratory day as Christmas. This Christmas, Pune’s top home bakers are bringing you 12 insanely delicious cake options… Continue reading "12 Insanely Delicious Christmas Cakes in Pune"