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  • Independence Day Party with Rishta

    We all celebrated friendship day few days ago and Independence Day is around the corner this month. Many schools and offices remain closed on this day so this calls for an occasion to celebrate indepe [...]

  • Rishta Basmati Rice

    Apart from the empire’s invasions, the Mughals are also known for their lavish cuisine prepared from rice and grilled meats. Biryani is historically associated with the Mughal Empire and is believed [...]

  • Pairup Pakodas with Chai This Monsoon

    The Monsoon season in India brings along with it a plethora of nostalgic feelings and food cravings that one can purely associate with rain. The sound of rain outside the window, some old song playing [...]

  • Healthy Office Lunch Ideas

    It’s a busy week day and one meeting after another is lined up in a row. The day goes busy as expected and in the noon your stomach starts grumbling. It’s lunch time and you need to grab something [...]

  • Mouth-watering Homemade Dosa You Should Never Miss

    We all have heard of dosa and had this south Indian delicacy once in our life time. While dosa is generally made from a batter of rice and urad you can make your own batter by using different variants [...]

  • Healthy & Hygienic Rishta Idli Dosa Batter

    Aah! The temperature is soaring high in the city at this time and with the rising mercury is rising the number of germs in warmer conditions. To keep a check from getting infection in this weather mai [...]

  • Healthy Uttapam with instant carrot mix

    If you are confused what’s between a dosa and an uttapam, then let me tell you that you can consider uttapam as a fat cousin of dosa. What makes the Uttapam fat? Well not the fat but healthy and tas [...]

  • Start Off Your Day with a Cool Stomach

    Ah! Darn it, its summer again! If you share the same emotion about summer as found in our country, I or for that matter anyone else, can only wholeheartedly agree with you. In order to fight it out th [...]

  • Some foods taste good when cooked in Rishta Mustard oil

    The moment we talk about mustard it takes us to lush green mustard fields shining with golden mustard flowers much alike in one of the songs of the famous Bollywood movie DDLJ. The role of mustard in [...]

  • What’s on the platter this Baisakhi

    Baisakhi is round the corner and all Indians are slowly and gradually gearing up for the yearly celebrations. The season of harvest is celebrated for all things ripe and full in nature. Sweets mark ce [...]

  • Atte ka Halwa

    Atte ka Halwa

    Navratri has started this year and will continue for 9 consecutive days . Navaratri falls twice every year; once is Chaitra or Vasant Navratri and the one is Sharad Navratri. The festival of Goddess D [...]

  • Besan Chillas for Breakfast

    Besan Chillas for Breakfast

    Standing in 2018 we are trying to manage time for breakfast before starting a day of super packed schedule. Most of the families being nuclear families these days, one has to manage all work all by hi [...]

  • Multi-grain Atta

    What is Multi-Grain? The name ‘multi-grain’ itself implies more than one grain. A mixture of grains like barley, millet, flax and oats, as well as certain seeds, such as flaxseed, quinoa or sunflo [...]

  • Idli Healthy Tasty Vegetarian Diet Food

    Idli along with Dosa forms the staple diet of millions of people in South India. But it is surprising to note that few people are aware of the Idli diet. Though indeed the diet does not classify as a [...]

  • Kuttu Ka Dosa

    Kuttu Ka Dosa

    Dosa is an incredible dish. Its ingredients have no limitation. Be it wheat flour, oats, or buckwheat flours, one thing never changes- Its taste. It tastes delicious every time. Now Kuttu Dosa is what [...]

  • Soya Dosa

    Flavor of simplicity

    We often look around to try something different. But often we forget that best taste lies in simple food. South India offers variety of healthy dishes, but its real flavor is confined in its simple de [...]

  • Healthy Rice Bran Oil

    What Makes Rice Bran Oil Healthy

    Still jittery about which cooking oil is healthiest for your family? How do you decide if the oil that you use in cooking adds on to your healthy living? Do you research about its health effects prior [...]

  • Mysore Masala Dosa

    Mysore Masala Dosa- A Royal Taste Of Health

    South India has no dearth of healthy recipes. And when it comes to dosa, they offer a wide variety.  Mysore masala dosa is a crisp layered dosa with lip smacking potato stuffing inside. And like all [...]

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    A healthy way to have dosa

    South Indian delicacies are very healthy on its own. But when you add oats into it; it increases its health quotient. Unlike rice dosa, oats dosa takes very little time to be prepared without any exce [...]

  • Godhuma Dosai

    Godhuma Dosai – The Next Morning Breakfast

    South Indian delicacies are one of the healthiest dishes in the country. Dosa, a household name, when paired with wheat becomes supremely tasty. Wheat grains are referred as Godhumai. So wheat Dosa is [...]

  • Ragi Dosa

    15 Minutes to Ragi Dosa

    One of the most staple foods in South Indian states is Ragi. It is the key ingredient for endless tasty and healthy recipes.  Ragi Dosa is one of the most popular breakfast recipes in Karnataka. This [...]

  • Dosa Batter

    Dosa With A Tinge Of Twist

    Among the healthiest Indian breakfast recipes, Idli and Dosa tops the list. The preparation requires minimal oil and minimal ingredients processing. Instant Dosa prepared with protein rich green moong [...]

  • Rava dosa

    Simply Rice Batter Dosa

    When the craving to have a South Indian cuisine is piquing but the fermented dosa batter can’t be prepared, Neer dosa is the best option that comes to the mind. Neer comes from the word, “water” [...]

  • Change for Batter

    The benefits of oats as you may know is significant. Couple oats with Urad Dal, aka Black Gram which is rich in dietary fibres, vitamin, and minerals especially potassium, iron and magnesium. Urad Dal [...]

  • Tips for preparing Fermented Idli Batter In Winter

    Winters are knocking at the door and who wants to step outside in the cold to satiate food craving. There’s a way to meet your hunger even without stepping out of home. For instance, if you want to [...]

  • Have you added Idli to my favorite fermented food?

    Did you know that 80% of our immune system resides in the walls of the intestines? Apart from aiding digestion, the lactic acid bacteria present in fermented foods also alter the PH balance in the int [...]

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    Top Healthy Food for Quick Weight Loss

    Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Often this saying goes overlooked even though it is true. The modern life and its hectic schedule, usually lead people to ignore breakfast. However, yo [...]

  • Rishta Healthy Food

    Healthy Eating for Healthy Living

    Today, human beings are more concern about their health than a few years back. In a conversation with the young generation of today, the concern about being living a healthy life is revealed clearly. [...]

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    7 Reasons Why Junk Foods Win Over the Healthy Foods

    What will you like to have a bowl of fruits or a cheesy pizza? The war between junk foods and healthy foods are years long but when it comes to eating we do always start with something healthy and end [...]

  • Sooji

    Making Yummy Sooji Pizza

    There will be hardly any Indian who is not familiar with the Indian dish sooji ka halwa. This popular Indian sweet dish is loved by most of the habitat and had successfully made its position in ever [...]

  • Rishta Food Products

    It’s Time for Rice Pudding

    It is hard to find anyone in India who is not accustomed to the term rice. Though considered as the staple food of India, rice is famous all over the world especially if you had managed to travel to J [...]

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    What are you Deep Frying Today?

    Which cooking oil are you using? This question has become much popular in recent years. The simple reason being humans have become more concern about their health and fitness. They are more concern wi [...]

  • Cooking Simple with Rice

    Rice, the most versatile food ingredient, is being used in every kitchen worldwide. From stir fry dishes to dessert, rice is used cook a number of dishes that can be a main dish or a sweet dessert. Ri [...]

  • Go Batters with Besan

    Do you have to think every morning on your breakfast menu? If yes then this article can be of your help. A large number of food ingredients are available in the market but today we will be talking abo [...]

  • Rishta idli dosa batter

    Are Idli and Dosa All Made from the Same Batter?

    Idli Dosa Batter Idli and dosa are considered to be the traditional breakfast dishes of the livings of South India. This authenticate breakfast of South India is healthier and in the same time enriche [...]

  • Servings of South Indian Delights with Readymade Idli and Dosa Mix

    The foremost purpose of this article is to answer one of the most common questions- ‘how to make idli dosa batter? ’, that pops into the minds of any amateur cook who is willing to try his or her [...]

  • Facts about Rice

    Rice is the most common food item in India. Yet most of us are not aware of its nutritious value. All varieties of whole-grain rice are good sources of complex carbohydrates and fiber. They also conta [...]

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    Besan- one of the healthiest daily Indian food

    Rishta believes that healthy eating is the key to a healthy lifestyle. One of its healthy food products is besan. So what are the health benefits of gram flour popularly known in India as Besan- 1. Lo [...]

  • Rice Bran Oil Market is set to grow worldwide

    Research and Markets, the world’s largest market research store has recently announced the addition of the “Global Rice Bran Oil Market 2017-2021” report to their offering. We found t [...]

  • Amazing Facts About Rice Bran Oil

    Rice bran oil is considered to be a wonderful alternative to all the oils that we consume through our food intake. In fact it has a number of benefits related to your health, when it comes to rice bra [...]

  • Want Disease Prevention- Just Go Vegan

    Human beings have evolved over time as omnivorous. However, we no longer live the lifestyle that our ancestors used to live thousands of years ago. As our lifestyle has changed in an enormous way, we [...]

  • How to Make Idli Dosa Batter with a Grinder

    Ingredients required to prepare idlis using a grinder Raw Rice – 1 cup Puzhukal ari (Boiled Rice) – 4 cups Urad Dal – 1.25 cup These are the key things required to make a soft and fl [...]

  • Most Common & Exquisite Karnataka Cuisines

    Kannada cuisine is quite famous & common in southern parts of India. Here’s a list of the most common dishes of this cuisine that is consumed on regular basis in a Kannada home- Breakfast & [...]

  • The Enormous Potential In The India Food Processing Industry

    Food processing was recognised as a priority sector in the manufacturing policy back in 2011. In fact government has set up a special fund called “Food Processing Fund” of USD 300 million [...]

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    Tips to Avoid Hard Idlis & Ferment Batter

    The most common factor for hard idlis is the due to lack of urad dal and inadequate water used for grinding. If you find your idlis are hard, just add more dal and use more water while grinding the ba [...]

  • The tale of the idli

    Idli is an extremely popular dish in India. It is considered among the most healthy breakfast. It is generally believed that idli originated in south India, but that view is sometimes contested by var [...]

  • Masala Dosa Has Different Costs Around The World

    Saravana Bhavan is one of the world’s largest chains of vegetarian restaurants. It has 33 branches in India and over 47 in another dozen countries, including Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, F [...]

  • Top 10 Best Dosa Recipes

    Dosa is becoming a popular dish not just all over India, but across the world. But what is not known to most people is that dosa can be made in various different ways. Here’s a list of top 10 most c [...]

  • Top 10 Most Popular South Indian Dishes

    Here is a list of top 10 most popular & famous dishes from south India- Masala Dosa It’s literally the king of all dosas! Listed as one of the world’s most sumptuous food, a masala dosa [...]

  • How two former i-bankers of Indian origin are re-engineering dosas to please American palate

    How two former i-bankers of Indian origin are re-engineering dosas to please American palate Dosas & idlis are now popular dishes all over India & making them is now easier than ever with the [...]