Dr. Anuja Agarwal , January 06, 2020 18:07 IST
Vegetable oils such as mustard seed oil, peanut oil, sunflower oil, and coconut oil have traditionally been part of our everyday diet across cultures. Be it for sauteing, frying or coating, vegetable ...
Ashwin Bhadri , July 26, 2019 16:27 IST
Online food-delivery platforms are expanding choice and convenience. It allows them to be specific with their choices and gives them access to the variety of food they want to consume.
Jaydeep Bhuta , April 05, 2019 14:00 IST
An individual looking to lose weight should have a goal of well-being, writes celebrity nutritional consultant Jaydeep Bhuta.
Shilpa Arora , August 30, 2018 11:40 IST
The biggest tragedy of our times concerning health and diet is the mistaken belief that coconut oil is a poison that causes heart diseases, writes macrobiotic nutritionist and health practitioner Shilpa Arora.
Tanu Ganguly , January 03, 2018 18:26 IST
Which food trends will really matter to your dining experience this year? We do a drill down on some crucial trends in the food space in India and how these will unfold ...
Shilpa Arora , September 20, 2017 17:25 IST
The good thing about Indian street food is the variety you can choose from, and a wide selection that is actually healthy.
Adharika Kapoor , July 17, 2017 10:18 IST
While traditional beliefs have continued over generations and people have been socialized to believe in them, a scientific reason suggests the increase in energy levels and perseverance upon having this combination.
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary , NDTV, December 29, 2016 13:56 IST
If we define the 'authentic dish' as the one which was created the first time (and who is to know), there is a reason it has undergone transformation many times over.
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary , NDTV, December 28, 2016 14:38 IST
Chef Kunal Kapur is a celebrity chef and the poster boy for the cooking world in India. Here's getting candid with Chef Kunal Kapur.
Shilpa Arora , December 07, 2016 12:33 IST
Fermentation preserves food because the organisms that are being cultivated, do not allow the growth of other bacteria that would otherwise spoil the food.
Sparshita Saxena , November 04, 2016 15:02 IST
The many chai selling businesses sprawling across the city are only making me happier by the day.
Meher Mirza , October 27, 2016 11:23 IST
Diwali is when India comes alive with the chiming of temple bells, the bursts of fireworks, the sparkle of oil lamps and the twinkle of fairy lights.
Kriti Malik , NDTV, October 24, 2016 16:55 IST
Why would someone willingly give up real food and switch to a sludgy green juice?
Priyadarshini Nandy , October 14, 2016 12:30 IST
World Egg Day is celebrated on the 2nd Friday of October every year. On this day, we pay homage to the mighty humble egg and tell the tale of India's love story ...
Cara Rosenbloom , The Washington Post, October 06, 2016 15:13 IST
When adults take the time to watch their little ones more closely, they are pleasantly surprised with what they learn. Here are four things children do that just may change your eating ...
Meher Mirza , September 22, 2016 10:42 IST
If you can't get by your day without your steaming hot cuppa, then these tea cafes in Mumbai will help you get your perfect fix, along with offering some exquisite fare.
Anoothi Vishal , September 19, 2016 16:29 IST
The pulao is, of course, one of the oldest dishes that seem to have existed through large parts of the world, particularly in central Asia. So, is it possible that the rice-based ...
Marryam H Reshii , September 12, 2016 14:46 IST
Often, when cultures lose certain foods, it is for the most unexpected reasons. We don't think of higher infant mortality and all-weather roads for the loss of food culture, but it is ...
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary , NDTV, August 09, 2016 18:05 IST
Is there anything you would like to add to our list? Tweet to us (@SwitchToHealth) using the hashtag #IndiaWantsFreedomFrom and we would love to include your opinions.
Sparshita Saxena , NDTV, July 27, 2016 14:39 IST
Dr. Abdul Kalam's lifestyle revolved around simplicity and humility. His was a life of selfless, humble living that exhibited a never ending quest for knowledge.
Dengue Fever scare is an annual menace. These 6 home remedies are suggested by doctors and experts.
Priya Chakraborty , July 13, 2016 15:39 IST
Who would have thought that the paan would eventually become inspiration for nouveau food that had nothing to do with the original betel leaf!
Sparshita Saxena , July 12, 2016 17:46 IST
Interestingly, the entire picture changes when the same variable is studied taking a longer period into account.
Aviva Goldfarb , The Washington Post, July 08, 2016 15:38 IST
Let your teen decide how involved or uninvolved in the cooking process they want you to be.
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary , NDTV, June 10, 2016 10:19 IST
Cocktails or hard drinks served in mason jars seem to try, just a bit too hard.
Shivangana Vasudeva , NDTV, May 17, 2016 12:03 IST
Peppercorns can be green, white, black and even pink, depending on when they are harvested. White peppercorns come from the same plant as the black pepper, where the berries are allowed to ...
Meher Mirza , April 25, 2016 13:59 IST
Here are the 10 new restaurants in Pune. From German Wurst and Chinese Dim Sum to Malabari Biryani and Chorizza Pizza, we pick some of Pune's most interesting new offerings.
Amy Halloran , Zester Daily, April 05, 2016 11:28 IST
Regionally sourcing flour for 15,000 pounds of bread a week is the equivalent of a lunar landing, but in Vermont one bakery has found the way to do so.
Kalyan Karmakar , April 04, 2016 14:54 IST
Should fish be fried or steamed? That's the real question. We explore Bengali cuisine and find out the truth,
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary , NDTV, April 02, 2016 10:55 IST
Last week being a long weekend, I headed off into the hills, looking for some respite from Delhi's rapidly advancing summer.
Jackie Ashton , The Washington Post, April 01, 2016 14:56 IST
Body dissatisfaction and eating problems are increasing in every single sector of the population.
Sparshita Saxena , NDTV, March 31, 2016 12:37 IST
Flowers are much more than just fragrance - surprisingly, you can cook with them, with no fuss at all.
Shivangana Vasudeva , NDTV, March 30, 2016 13:13 IST
While Ive always believed that butter is better (best when churned in my grandmothers kitchen), researchers and nutritionists seem divided. Lets unpick the debate for you right here.
Tamar Haspel , The Washington Post, March 30, 2016 12:56 IST
How about answering such questions as: Are there pesticide residues on this strawberry?
Margot Sanger Katz , The New York Times, March 29, 2016 13:21 IST
A new soda tax in Britain, expected to become law, is different.
Shilpa Arora , March 28, 2016 12:00 IST
The more you include a variety of 5 tastes in food preparation, the more balanced your meals will be
Meher Mirza , March 28, 2016 11:56 IST
Here's the ultimate nankhatai recipe, the famous butter loaded biscuit from Parsi bakeries.
Shivangana Vasudeva , NDTV, March 24, 2016 10:09 IST
When we talk about the Indian agriculture industry, there is a belief that growth can only equal crisis. The solution is obvious: build a sustainable agribusiness.
Megan McArdle , The Washington Post, March 22, 2016 11:34 IST
When we met, I was a vegan, while Peter regarded any vegetable that was not a carrot or a pea with the deepest suspicion, and frankly, he wasn't all that sure about ...
Chef Kunal Kapur , March 21, 2016 15:53 IST
Here are 9 exciting careers you can explore in the food industry, ranging from food photography and styling to food blogging and experiential catering.