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  • Roasted Coffee Beans in Chocolate

    Roasted Coffee Beans in Chocolate

    It all started when I was reminiscing my time in Chennai. There was this one time when we had gone to Amethyst Cafe in Chennai, where with coffee they serve these amazing little chocolates that look like Hershey's Kisses. They are tiny and have a single bean of roasted coffee ...

  • Badami Haalu / Almond Milk

    Badami Haalu / Almond Milk

    Bangalore has been moody for the last two days, it has been nice and rainy and now it's going through a sultry phase. Which I absolutely dislike, Yes! I'm one of those people who loooves the rain. Watching it rain, the smell of rain and decorating puddles with tiny paper ...

  • Mango Smoothie Bowl

    Mango Smoothie Bowl

    19th recipe in the 50 Shades of Summer While growing up milkshakes during summer had been a common occurrence, but when I heard about a smoothie in a bowl was so unreal and fascinating at the same time. I simply had to try it out Since I wanted to continue ...

  • Mango Milkshake - No Sugar Added

    Mango Milkshake - No Sugar Added

    18th recipe in the 50 Shades of Summer recipes. One of the days last week I suddenly realised that I had not tasted a single mango this season! Damn! Over the weekend I set out to fix the 'mango situation'. Every summer before my father became a diabetic mango milkshake ...

  • That Purple Salad

    That Purple Salad

    17th recipe 50 Shades of Summer It's been a great weekend weather wise. It rained beautifully in Bangalore city; this is the Bangalore I know and have grown up with. Spent some quality time with the dip pen, can write well enough to be confident to show my work on ...

  • Basic Strawberry Falooda

    Basic Strawberry Falooda

    16th recipe in the 50 shades of summer series. So, I spent almost all of last week at my cousin's place. The poor thing had surgery and has to stay in bed for 3 weeks. On the last day before I came home I decided to make falooda for them. ...

  • The Basic Breakfast Oats

    The Basic Breakfast Oats

    15th recipe in the 50 Shades of Summer. It's been a while since I have blogged, have been crazy busy with work. I haven't really had the time to make anything during the time when there is natural light. So, I've started cooking in the weekends and trying to post ...

  • Musk Melon Juice - No Sugar Added

    Musk Melon Juice - No Sugar Added

    14th recipe in the 50 Shades of Summer! It's not everyday when the blog gets a new home! My Food Chakra finally has it's own domain name :) I don't know if this is because of the series or the fact that I am finally regularly blogging. It felt like ...

  • Cookie Crumbs with Ice Cream

    Cookie Crumbs with Ice Cream

    For all my friends who do not like cooking or don't feel like cooking this post is just for you! This is the 13th post of the 50 Shades of Summer Series. Yesterday there was no power the entire day at my place. If you are in India in summer ...

  • Black Grape Juice - No Sugar Added

    Black Grape Juice - No Sugar Added

    12th recipe of the 50 Shades of Summer It's only April and it's already hit 40 C in Bangalore City. Yes! This is something that is unheard of here. All I really want to do is sit in a tub of cold water and get on with my work, but ...