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Wednesday Wisdom: Finding Gluten Free Breads

Wednesday Wisdom: Finding Gluten Free Breads

People with gluten restrictions and those who manage this lifestyle would agree that finding a decent loaf of gluten bread is quite challenging, specially in a country like Pakistan where options and awareness aren’t there much. So best bet is to invest some time and […]

Wednesday Wisdom:Tips For Picture Perfect Nihari And Kunna

Wednesday Wisdom:Tips For Picture Perfect Nihari And Kunna

The signature appearance of Nihari and Kunna have this beautiful glistening layer of ghee/oil floating over smooth gravy. In fact most of our desi gravies are expected to have a top layer of oil. This is just basic standard for desi gravies. We need to have oil/ghee […]

Overwhelmed Wednesday

Overwhelmed Wednesday

“Your Stats Are Booming!” At around noon I got this notification from WordPress on first day of Eid, 1st August 2020. This graph kept on shooting upwards for four consecutive days (still is..) and all visitors were viewing desi meat dishes. As usual way ahead […]

Wednesday Wisdom: How To Make Mutton Yakhni Pulao

Wednesday Wisdom: How To Make Mutton Yakhni Pulao

I do a weekly reposting on Fridays as “Friday Flashbacks” which goes only to the blog’s Facebook page and Instagram story. There is a method to my madness and these throwbacks have a purpose or relevance or a hint as what is coming up next […]

Wednesday Wisdom: Why Is Qurbani Meat Different?

Wednesday Wisdom: Why Is Qurbani Meat Different?

Many people ask this question during Eid Ul Adha when they observe the clear differences between fresh meat and store-bought meat, be it color, smell, taste or cooking duration. In simple words we can say it is because the way animal is raised, handled and […]

Wednesday Wisdom: Homemade Spice Mix/ Masala

Wednesday Wisdom: Homemade Spice Mix/ Masala

This is like a second part of Eid planning and preparation series and in case you have missed, here is the first installment in this post. I’ll still stress and recommend to keep things simple and celebrate Eid with focus on the purpose which is sacrifice. […]