Lifestyle

Flat bread crisps with lemon and harissa hummus

School holidays and summer time could mean a lot of eating and snacking for our kids. And it is very easy to pick up a packet of crisps and a bar of chocolate for the kids and not realise how unhealthy these habits could be for the family. So, I am happy to have teamed up with Elephant Atta to … Read More

Table Squish

Table Squish It’s so lovely to be able to cook for my family as they all live in different parts of the world. When we meet I thoroughly enjoy cooking up a feast and having lots of delicious food on the table, it’s like Christmas has come early! It gives me so much joy to have everyone sitting around the … Read More

Chai, Chaat & Chutney competition for a chance to cook with me!

My new book ‘Chai, Chaat & Chutney‘ is out now and to celebrate I am going to run a competition!!! The winner will get to cook their favourite recipe from the book with me and get a chance to appear on my Youtube channel ‘Food with Chetna‘. To enter the competition all you need to do is take a picture of … Read More

Sour and spicy potato wraps

Summertime recipes with Elephant Atta! It’s summertime, which means time for picnics, barbecues and lots of summery food. This summer I’ve teamed up with Elephant Atta to bring you tasty recipes to enjoy with the whole family. Elephant Atta is all about cooking with love and I can think of no better way to spend the summer holidays than passing … Read More

Magic of edible flowers

Edible flowers As you all know that I love baking and cake is no doubt one of my favourite things to bake. It is the wedding season which means lots of baking with summer flavours. And what better way to bring the cakes to life than adding some edible flowers to it. It is no doubt a little tricky to … Read More

G&T lemon and cardamom drizzle cake

It’s finally summer time and everyone loves a nice cool drink in this heat. There are lots of summer drinks available these days from juices to cocktails but nothing beats a classic Gin and Tonic. There are so many flavour combinations available now as it is such a trendy drink this season. From fruity flavours to spices to herbs, you … Read More

Roasted Jersey Royal, tamarind, honey and herb salad

Finally some sunshine and warm weather, which means it is time to enjoy some salads and barbecues. Great thing about this weather is the abundance of seasonal veg. There is so much more fresh produce to choose from at this time of the year with so many colours and flavours. And every year I look forward to cooking with such … Read More

Cardamom and orange ‘hot cross buns’ French toast!

Easter is a great time to relax and enjoy the fresh flavours of the spring. It is also a fantastic time for entertaining family and friends. Not to forget the indulgent chocolates available in all sorts of shapes and sizes to be enjoyed as well, whatever your age. I love the Easter break as it brings the freshness in baking … Read More

Blood Orange and Chocolate pancakes

It is always fun to cook with the family and it is even better on Valentine’s Day when we can celebrate all kinds of love, I often find myself entertaining and cooking for friends too. It gives me so much joy to feed everyone, trying new dishes, recipes and some family favourites As they say, “there is no sincerer love … Read More