The French Apéritif: Recipes & More!

The French Apéritif: Recipes & More!

Appetizers in France aren’t exactly your plate of spinach & artichoke dip or chicken wings.  Appetizers translates more or less to Apéritif which describes a whole other phenomena of pre-meal eating. Apéritif in France actually refers to an alcoholic drink...
Nepali Vegetable Pakauda…

Nepali Vegetable Pakauda…

…Is basically my most favorite fried snack here in Nepal!! I absolutely LOVE vegetable pakauda and I think you definitely would too!  So I’ve found a classic nepali vegetable pakauda recipe (you may know them as Indian pakoras..) that is both easy and fun...
Aloo Paratha: Potato-stuffed Indian Flatbread

Aloo Paratha: Potato-stuffed Indian Flatbread

I have never eaten paratha before.  Well, until last week that is.  I’ve often seen it in the frozen section in the local Bhatbhateni store but never thought to give it a try.  Then one sunny day at work for lunch we were served fresh, handmade potato parathas....
Paneer Pakoda: Nepali Recipes

Paneer Pakoda: Nepali Recipes

Pakoda / Pakauda oftentimes called Pakora in India, is basically wheat and gram flour coated cottage cheese fritters.  Paneer is a fresh cheese (pretty solid-formed and slightly squishy) native to India and is known throughout South Asian countries.  It is absolutely...
Nepalese Chicken Curry Recipe

Nepalese Chicken Curry Recipe

Nepali foods are diverse in taste and rich in culture.  Nepalese cuisine results from Tibetan and Chinese foods, but are largely based on recipes common in India.  As a diverse country, you can expect traditional Nepali foods to branch out and associate with certain...
Authentic French Crepe Recipe

Authentic French Crepe Recipe

Looking for the best-most delicious-simplest-authentic-easy-french crêpe recipe? Search no more! I am no chef, but I learned from the next best: the French! During my year abroad in Lyon, France, Paul (boyfriend) and I would often travel to the countryside and stay a...