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Around the World in 7 Cauliflower ‘Rice’ Recipes

by Soni Satpathy-Singh The following post is brought to you by our sponsor, Shan Foods, producer of premium spices, mixes, and ingredients from all over the world. There's one place any impending travel bans simply can't touch—your kitchen. I'm here to show you how to cook your way across the world in...

The Ultimate St. Patrick’s Day Guide to Leafy Green Recipes by Desi Bloggers

by Soni Satpathy-Singh - Follow @SketchyDesi Who needs a four leaf clover when you have kale, spinach, mustard greens, and fenugreek, not to mention other cruciferous vegetables, that give you the feel goods? And the luck of the Irish ain't got nothing on the skill of an Indian, not when...

9 Sweet ‘Not Your Mama’s’ Holi Recipes

by Soni Satpathy-Singh - Follow @SketchyDesi Holi typically includes sweet treats such as gujiya, peda, malpua, and pooda. There's nothing wrong with these dishes. It's just not my thing, though I do love throwing Holi parties with a robust spread of colorful desserts. If you're like me and looking for...

How to ‘Play Colors’ on Holi with Cookies

by Soni Satpathy-Singh - Follow @SketchyDesi This post was originally published on our partner website India.com.  Holi conjures images of people throwing vibrant powders at one another, with each body becoming a canvas of color in the jubilant heralding of spring! We wanted to share a recipe that departs from...

A Wayfarer’s Travel: An Interview with Zain Alam of ‘Humeysha’

by Soni Satpathy-Singh - Follow @SketchyDesi When I was approached by my editor to interview Zain Alam of Humeysha I was like sure, why not? I hadn’t heard of the band and was hungry for some different music, something I could sink my teeth into. What I would quickly find after...

A Valentine’s Day Special: How To Find A Good Catch

by Soni Satpathy-Singh - Follow @SketchyDesi The following post is brought to you by our sponsor, Shan Foods, producer of premium spices, mixes, and ingredients from all over the world. Warning: So bad they're good seafood puns ahead.  We are all aware of the adage of beauty being skin deep....

Eating Indian Food on Valentine’s Day: Check Yo Self Before You Wreck Yo Self

by Soni Satpathy-Singh - Follow @SketchyDesi Why is it that in general, people don't associate Indian cuisine with fine, elegant or romantic dining like, say, Italian or French food? It’s not considered a sexy cuisine, which boggles my mind because, hellooo, Indian food comes from the land of Kama Sutra....

Butter Chicken Monkey Bread: The Perfect Dish for Your Super Bowl Party

by Soni Satpathy-Singh - Follow @SketchyDesi February 5 is Super Bowl Sunday, y'all! The Atlanta Falcons are playing the New England Patriots, which makes as much sense to me as if you said the Bloopity Bloos are playing the Badabada Bings. I don't follow football. I do, however, love to...

Chana-ge a Trois: Chana Masala Three Ways

by Soni Satpathy-Singh The following post is brought to you by our newest sponsor, Shan Foods, producer of premium spices, mixes, and ingredients from all over the world. I could wax some poetry on chana masala. It's what I cook after a long day of work or for a quick and tasty...

7 Hand-Shaped Henna Design Cookies For Your Mehendi

by Soni Satpathy-Singh - Follow @SketchyDesi Before we share our list with you to coo over, let’s set some expectations. We know, you want your mehendi night to be Instagramable. You want it to inspire henna hashtags galore. We get it. You’ve been eyeing those Pinterest boards of the ridiculously...