Tag Archives: Bread

Bake this soft focaccia bread this weekend

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Growing up, convenience foods were an alien concept for my family. My mother loves to cook; and fresh, home cooked food was something we took for granted. For instance, breakfast would be fresh coriander-flecked poha, steaming hot upma, or aloo paratha topped with homemade butter. Little surprise then that bread… Read more »

Ready in 30 mins: Try this Spaghetti with Clams and Crispy Bread Crumbs recipe

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In Italian cuisine, bread and spaghetti is like what daal and chawal (rice and lentils) is to Indians. This comfort food is also probably what you mostly order on your outings to your favourite Italian restaurant. Cooking it ‘al dente’ might be tricky but it comes with some experiments in… Read more »

Bagel, the Doughnut Look-Alike That Every Bread Lover Must Try

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We’ve all heard of flaky French Croissants and the flavourful Italian Focaccia breads, but did you know about the humble Polish Bagel? The word ‘bagel’ is originally combined from the terms ‘beigel’ in 20th century English, Polish ‘bajgiel’, and ‘beygel’ from the Yiddish dialect. This golden-brown bread is hard in the first bite, yet… Read more »