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Difference between Induction Cooktop and Oven

Md. Sajid
Updated on 17-Mar-2023 17:16:21
An oven uses gas or electricity to heat the food. Induction cooktops, on the other hand, use magnetic energy to warm the cookware and the food that is inside. The primary distinction between the oven and induction cooktop is the process they use to heat the food. The induction cooktop is quicker and more energy efficient compared to other cooking techniques that are used to cook food. The oven is slower at cooking compared to an induction cooktop, but it allows different cooking methods such as roasting, baking, and broiling. Read this article to find out more about Induction Cooktop ... Read More

10 Best and Worst Oils for Your Health

Vandana Annavaram
Updated on 27-Feb-2023 10:53:20
The market in recent times bombards us with so many options that it gets so difficult to even pick the right oil for cooking at home. All the products are endorsed so smartly that it becomes difficult for us "buyers" to decide on what is good for health and what can be bad. Choosing the Right Oil We have plenty of options to choose from and decide what type of oil to use for different kinds of food. Oils that are not refined and over-processed are of good quality. Cooking your meals with oil is good for your overall health ... Read More

Why do Indians love Dhaba food?

Suman Nanda
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:25
Desi Indian Dhabas are so greater than Luxury restaurants because Dhabas are simply perfect for a country like India as it gives a feel about our culture and tradition.Why Do Dhabas RockDhabas are always cheap and the best. The homely and comfortable environment makes all of us fans of these highway shacks. The lip-smacking food and the aromatic excavation that we get to enjoy on a 'chaarpai'. No tasteful restaurant can match that ambiance.Farm-Fresh Products: The food served in a busy 'Dhaba' is mainly fresh and prepared for better produce. The local people value the shoppers as it is their daily ... Read More

Is eating sweet corn for breakfast good for health?

Pratibha A
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:25
Sweet corn is loaded with lutein and zeaxanthin which promote eye health. It is also loaded with vitamin C, antioxidants. It has a high content of fiber and good bacteria for your gut which helps in digestion. It is filled with vitamin B, Iron, and protein and gluten free!!!What else you want to start your day with?It is a very good choice for breakfast. Simply boil the sweetcorn, throw some veggies and have it for breakfast or make some simple recipes with boiled sweetcorn to fill your day with energy.

What are the different types of stoves used in India to cook food?

Tejas Charukula
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:25
Lighting up a stove is very simple. What does it take after all to light up a stove? All you have to do is add the fuel and light up the fuel and then stove does its work. Ever since the stove has been invented, the inventors and researchers have created many new versions of the stoves that can be used for different multifunctional purposes.You can say that technology has improved so much that anything nowadays can be burned as fuel to produce heat. If you want a solid fuel then you can use wood, if a liquid fuel is ... Read More

Have you ever tried to cook something that ended up a disaster?

Hansika Rani
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:25
This has happened when I was in my Senior Intermediate (plus 2). My parents had to attend a wedding. I could not go with them as I had a test the next day and wanted to study.My mom was in a hurry as they were already getting late. She could not cook anything for me. She said, "Shall I order something for you on Swiggy". I was not in a mood to eat anything. I said "I will make Maggi for myself, don't worry about me. You go".I have not prepared Maggi till that time. I bet even a small ... Read More

What are the different ways of cooking eggs?

Siddhu K
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:25
Cooking eggs are the easiest thing we can do when we are hungry and want something to eat within no time. Here are some of the ways to cook eggs.Hard boiledSoftboiledBaked - Eggs baked in a dish in the oven.FriedPoachedScrambledOmelets & FrittatasSunny Side Up

How do you feel about putting pineapple on pizza?

Samrat T
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
I love Pineapple in any form. It tastes yummy if you put pineapple on a Pizza. I think Pineapple is the only fruit which is equally tastier with Jalapenos and apples 😋😋😋

Is food an offering to the soul?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
In the Bhagavad-gita, Lord Krishna states, "If one offers Me with love and devotion a leaf, a flower, a fruit, or water, I will accept it blissfully." From this verse, it is understood that we can offer Krishna foods prepared from milk products, vegetables, fruits, nuts, and grains. Meat, fish, and eggs are not offerable.Sathwik Food Becomes DivineAs in Ayurveda, we know there are Rajas, Tamas, and Satva guns. Thus, one should not intake oily food or fried or spicy food in access. It is essential on our part to offer food to God in the form of prayer so ... Read More

What is the chief component of a samosa?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
A samosa is a deep-fried snack with so many calories. But still, it is the favorite of many people. This is the most relished snack with a hot cup of tea during winter evenings or during rains also.The main ingredients needed to make one’s favorite samosa are:For the Dough1 cup all-purpose flour (maida)3 tbsp vegetable oil1/2 tsp carom seeds (ajwain)1/2 tsp saltFor the Stuffing1 cup grated paneer (optional)2 medium potatoes, boiled, peeled and grated1 green chili, finely chopped1-inch ginger, grated1 tsp fennel seeds1 tsp whole coriander seedsSalt to taste2 tsp coriander powder1 tsp cumin powder1/2 tsp red chili powderThese fried ... Read More