Condiment Series | Honey Mango Dip | Dip

Day 22 I’m on a dip roll these days and I must confess that while I have made a lot of them, many a times over, many dips are new to me. I’m learning them, making them, enjoying them as I go along my series of ’30days30dips’ !! And I’m loving it !! Like my father…

Condiment Series | Green Peas Hummus | Dip

Day 21 I’m back with yet another Hummus dish, this time Green Peas Hummus !! This is purely a vegetable hummus unlike my earlier ones.I’ll be honest, I’m not someone who’s particularly fond of green peas, rather as a child I would run away from them. Now I have this delish way of eating these…

Condiment Series | Salsa | Dip

Day 20 During the F1 season, every other sunday is Race Day at Home !! Beer in the chillers, a bowl of some dip and lots of chips and we vroooooooom…..Yesterday was no different, only that Nachos replaced the chips and the dip was Salsa !!!! Homemade Salsa. Salsa is Spanish for Sauce, and in…

Condiment Series | Mast-O-Khiar | Dip

Day 19 You already know my love for hung curd !! These days my hot favourite cuisine is Middle Eastern so here is another hung curd dip…..completely aromatic and exotic !! Look at that name… Mast-O-Khiar, a Persian dip perfect to beat the summer heat !What Tzatziki is to the Greeks, Mast-O-Khiar is to the…

Condiment Series | Tartare | Dip

Day 18 Another popular dip ! Though it’s claim to fame is thanks to only one dish – Fish’n’Chips.Of course nothing stops you from eating it with just anything else in the world, after all the base is Mayo. So tartare is essentially Mayo with pickles or gherkins and herbs and has a sharp taste…

Condiment Series | Caribbean Coconut Dip | Dip

Day 17 The Caribbean Coconut Dip is an inspiration from the famous Pina Colada, which happens to be one of my favourite cocktails ! A lovely sweet summer flavour, I had actually never imagined it as a dip !! This is again a simple dip with the native produce of the caribbean – Pineapple and…

Condiment Series | Sundried Tomato Pesto | Dip

Day 16 Mostly when we hear of Pesto we only think of the traditional basil pesto, but remember Pesto is anything that is pounded !! If you like sundried tomatoes you’ll love this pesto. The flavours are so rich and so intense.Basil and Tomato is another marriage made in heaven ! The earthy sweetness of basil and…

Condiment Series | Thousand Island Dip | Dip

Day 15 Thousand Island Dip is one I’ve been seeing my mother buy for salads ever since I was a little kid. Actually not just her, I’ve bought it so many times for an indulgent salad dressing or a chip dip and today I wonder why ? Why was it always store bought. It is…

Condiment Series | Egyptian Beetroot Dip | Dip

Day 14 Egyptian Beetroot Dip  – why is this called so, even I don’t know !! The recipe shows influences from the middle east and we know for a fact, that the flavours in the cuisines from Egypt and the Middle East are overlapping. This is probably egyptian and not lebanese, because of the use of…

Condiment Series | Ranch Dip | Dip

Day 13 Ranch Dip, inspired by the infamous Ranch Salad Dressing !! Typically Ranch dip is a mix of buttermilk with mayonnaise and a herb mix. I altered this recipe a bit. I reduced the quantity of mayonnaise and added hung curd and buttermilk !! It tastes awesome and is a healthier version of the…