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3 Health Benefits of Eating Chicken and More

3 Health Benefits of Eating Chicken and More

From curries to pizza, chicken forms an essential part of almost all of our recipes. Practically all occasions remain incomplete…

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Best High Tea Recipes

Best High Tea Recipes

Are you planning to arrange a high tea party? Have you invited all the guests and made the required arrangements?…

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The Ultimate Egg Salad Recipe & Guide

The Ultimate Egg Salad Recipe & Guide

We have all grown up watching our mums making sandwiches with a delicious egg-based filling. Whether for a school party…

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Everything You Must Know About Italian Sausage

Everything You Must Know About Italian Sausage

Italian Cuisine is an adventurous roller-coaster ride that every food-passionate individual would love to try out. It is a collection…

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How much Oats should I eat per day?

How much Oats should I eat per day?

Oats, also called Jo in Urdu, is a common breakfast meal in Pakistan. A majority of us consume cooked Oats…

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How to Make the Best Pizza Dough Ever

How to Make the Best Pizza Dough Ever

Ordering pizza from your favorite chain is undeniably convenient. However, there's a limit to how much you can order, both…

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Classic Chicken and Waffles

Classic Chicken and Waffles

Classic Chicken and Waffles, like most foodstuffs, came into being after a whole lot of experiments. Not that someone was…

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Ultimate Guide to Best Cream Cheese in Pakistan

Ultimate Guide to Best Cream Cheese in Pakistan

Whether eaten plain with bagels or added into cheesecakes, Cream Cheese in one of the staple ingredients for a baker…

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Guide to Ketogenic Diet

Guide to Ketogenic Diet

These days the Ketogenic Diet is becoming quite popular due to its unbeatable effectiveness in resolving many health problems, especially…

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Carrots 101: Know Your Carrots Better

Carrots 101: Know Your Carrots Better

Have you ever felt motivated to eat carrots-well, apart from mimicking the Bugs Bunny? Probably, not. Despite the satisfying crunchiness,…

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How To Bake Without An Oven?

How To Bake Without An Oven?

Do you love baking goods at home? Are you a professional baker? You must know that finding out your oven…

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Broccoli 101: Nutrition, Health Benefits, and Potential Downsides

Broccoli 101: Nutrition, Health Benefits, and Potential Downsides

When I was still a kid, I found the Broccoli in the vegetable compartment of the fridge to be sinister…

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Everything You Should Know About Onions

Everything You Should Know About Onions

Onions, also called bulb onions, are the most widely cultivated and consumed vegetables. It is present in almost every other…

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Granola Bar Trends in Pakistan

Granola Bar Trends in Pakistan

Nowadays, one can see mothers hoarding granola bars in the marketplace. For some reason, they have developed a belief that…

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How to Bake a Perfect Sponge Cake?

How to Bake a Perfect Sponge Cake?

Soft and Fluffy-baking the perfect sponge cake is a real struggle. I remember the first time I baked a sponge…

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7-Best Biryani in Lahore

7-Best Biryani in Lahore

Biryani and Lahore – The words almost sound like a pair. Don't they? Well, that's sure to tell how well…

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Refreshing Drinks for Iftar

Refreshing Drinks for Iftar

Out of all realizations that Ramadan brings our way, the significance of thirst and the importance of beverages are amongst…

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An Introduction to Lebanese Cuisine

An Introduction to Lebanese Cuisine

Are you visiting Beirut and plan to try out the delicacies of Lebanese Cuisine? Perhaps, you want to bring a…

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3 Healthy Ramadan Desserts

3 Healthy Ramadan Desserts

Ramadan brings along an atmosphere of peace, spirituality, and goodness. Muslims in every region of the world indulge themselves in…

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Introduction to American Cuisine

Introduction to American Cuisine

Perhaps, almost every individual is aware of the great land of America. Well, the country has established itself as one…

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Introduction to Chinese Cuisine

Introduction to Chinese Cuisine

Have you traveled to the Great Wall of China? If yes, then there is no doubt that the country’s intriguing…

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The Best Way to Cook Healthy Fish

The Best Way to Cook Healthy Fish

A majority of people prefer integrating fish into their daily meals, though not all of them are aware of the…

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Introduction to Thai Cuisine

Introduction to Thai Cuisine

Thailand (also called the Kingdom of Thailand) is present in the midst of the Southeast Asian Indochinese Peninsula. Currently, it…

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A Guide to Ramadan Food Preparation

A Guide to Ramadan Food Preparation

The Blessed Month of Ramadan is the 9th month of the Islamic Calendar. During this month, Muslims spend the daylight…

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Packed Milk VS Fresh Milk – Which One is Better?

Packed Milk VS Fresh Milk – Which One is Better?

Packed or fresh milk, perhaps, this is the most common debate in many households. Which one is better? Which one…

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How Healthy are Kidney Beans?

How Healthy are Kidney Beans?

Kidney beans (also called Lobia in Pakistan and Rajma in India) get widely consumed all around the world. These kidney-shaped…

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Introduction to Afghani Cuisine

Introduction to Afghani Cuisine

Afghanistan (also called the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan) is a landlocked country situated between Western, Central, and South Asia. Kabul…

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Spinach: Nutrition, Benefits, & Fun Facts

Spinach: Nutrition, Benefits, & Fun Facts

As children, we all hated those green squishy spinach leaves, which made our meal ten times less appetizing. We use…

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Introduction to Turkish Cuisine

Introduction to Turkish Cuisine

Upon hearing the word Turkey, a majority of people might instantly think of the bird Turkey that gets consumed in…

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Apples: Nutrition, Benefits, and Fun Facts

Apples: Nutrition, Benefits, and Fun Facts

Even as a kid, we get introduced to an apple as if it's a medicine (as it keeps the doctor…

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Introduction to Pakistani Cuisine

Introduction to Pakistani Cuisine

Biryani, Palau, and Nihari- we all are aware of these mouth-watering food delights in Pakistan. Pakistani cuisine is a rich,…

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10-Essential Tools for Baking

10-Essential Tools for Baking

Either as a hobby or profession, baking good is an absolute delight. It is fun, exciting, and at times, refreshing.…

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Types of Milk

Types of Milk

People from all age groups consume milk daily. But, while drinking a glass of milk in the morning, do you…

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Introduction to Italian Cuisine

Introduction to Italian Cuisine

Pasta, Pizza, and Panna Cotta-we all love these scrumptious food items! But, did you know that these three P's represent…

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How to Plan a Profitable Restaurant Menu?

How to Plan a Profitable Restaurant Menu?

Are you a new restaurant or food start-up that has limited initial capital? Are you in hunt of efficient ways…

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6-Easy Steps to Throw a Successful Lunch Party

6-Easy Steps to Throw a Successful Lunch Party

When it comes to celebrations, most people opt for hosting luxurious dinners or evening parties. At the end of the…

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Top 6 Chocolate Festivals Around the World

Top 6 Chocolate Festivals Around the World

Can you imagine a world without chocolates? A world without the sweet cocoa enriching your insides with a heavenly feeling?…

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Introduction to Arabic Cuisine

Introduction to Arabic Cuisine

From Falafels to Shawarma, Arabic cuisine has a lot of diverse, rich, and exotic flavors. The taste of each Arabic…

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Quarantine: How to Stop Snacking?

Quarantine: How to Stop Snacking?

The Global Pandemic, due to the fatal coronavirus, has spread fear and anxiety everywhere. All over the world, non-essential businesses…

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Beef: Nutrition, Benefits & Side Effects

Beef: Nutrition, Benefits & Side Effects

From beef stew to steaks, we Pakistanis love to enjoy the meaty flavors all year round. Tender and soft, this…

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The COVID-19’s Outbreak and Impact on the Entire World

The COVID-19’s Outbreak and Impact on the Entire World

The year 2020 has been quite troublesome for the World. However, it became apocalyptic with the arrival of the fatal…

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Pakistan’s Battle Against COVID-19

Pakistan’s Battle Against COVID-19

Originating in China, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has immersed the entire world into chaos and tragedies. People all over the globe…

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Eating Practices That Can Keep COVID-19 Away

Eating Practices That Can Keep COVID-19 Away

The worldwide Coronavirus outbreak has left us all worried and stressed. Every individual is taking measures to protect and brace…

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The Coronavirus and How to Protect Yourself?

The Coronavirus and How to Protect Yourself?

29th March 2020 – Today, our world is in complete chaos. After the terrible plague of 1918, the world finds…

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We Want These Coco-Cola Flavors!

We Want These Coco-Cola Flavors!

So, which cola flavor are you going to relish today? No, don't get me wrong. I AM referring to Coca-Cola…

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Should You Freeze Avocado?

Should You Freeze Avocado?

Green and fleshy-the Avocado is an interesting and much valuable fruit. Technically, it is a berry with a single large…

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Is Red Meat Good For You?

Is Red Meat Good For You?

Red meat gets eaten a lot in the Pakistani food culture, either in the form of BBQ or as an…

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Top 5 Italian Restaurants in Islamabad

Top 5 Italian Restaurants in Islamabad

In Pakistan, the international cuisines have taken a strong grasp of the ever-changing food trends. Amongst all of these international…

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The Best Chocolate Desserts in the World

The Best Chocolate Desserts in the World

There may not be a single statement over which the world has ever mutually, happily agreed upon, except one rare…

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Everything You Should Know About Cumin

Everything You Should Know About Cumin

The Cumin (Zeera) in the kitchen cabinet is perhaps the essential component of Pakistani food. Pakistani cuisine is quite eccentric…

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Are Grains Good For You?

Are Grains Good For You?

Grains are an essential component of our diets. We eat grains almost every day, either in the form of bread,…

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The Most Addictive Foods in the World

The Most Addictive Foods in the World

As light as the matter may seem, food addiction is not only because certain foods taste better than the others.…

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Eggs – Nutrition, Benefits, and Risks

Eggs – Nutrition, Benefits, and Risks

Hard-boiled, fried, or mixed with vegetables to form the perfect omelet, the eggs are an essential part of our daily…

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Everything You Should Know About Kale

Everything You Should Know About Kale

You've had green colors dancing in your salad. But have you ever wondered if each shade is a different species…

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Blueberries – Origin, Nutrition, and Benefits

Blueberries – Origin, Nutrition, and Benefits

Perhaps, we all love those blue-colored round berries! The striking blue appearance amuses most of the blueberry eaters. However, the…

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How Many Calories Are There In Tea?

How Many Calories Are There In Tea?

Admit it or not - There's not a Pakistani household that survives without tea. It's so essential to our existence…

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Paleo Diet – An Overview

Paleo Diet – An Overview

Throughout the industrialization to the modernization era, we humans keep on worrying about our health and diet. And why shouldn’t…

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5-Quick Midnight Snacks

5-Quick Midnight Snacks

The clock strikes 12, the owl outside hoots creepily, the snoring next door gets louder, your mind tries to focus…

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Hummus and It’s Variations

Hummus and It’s Variations

Hummus is a perfect mouth-watering blend of boiled chickpeas, water, salt, and of course, Tahini. A rich, creamy dish –…

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Masala Family Festival 2019

Masala Family Festival 2019

Masala TV has taught me everything from the right amount of spices to the adjustment of flame. Every chef teaches…

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Kiwi Fruit-Origin, Nutrition, Fun Facts

Kiwi Fruit-Origin, Nutrition, Fun Facts

Looking at those green-colored slices as a child, I have always wondered why the fruit has such a peculiar name,…

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Coffee or Tea – Which is Better?

Coffee or Tea – Which is Better?

On a day out, everything went fine until the question of questions came up; Ma'am, would you like Coffee or…

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8-Arabic Dishes that Everyone Must Try

8-Arabic Dishes that Everyone Must Try

Swaying my white Habibi thobe under the bright yellow sun, surrounded by medium-sized heaps of sand, with a red-white checked…

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How to Plan a Menu for Events?

How to Plan a Menu for Events?

In Pakistani households, hosting regular Dawats and family dinners is a very common tradition. It is a popular belief that…

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World’s 3-Most Anticipated Food Events

World’s 3-Most Anticipated Food Events

Every year, food-passionate people in various parts of the world gather round to celebrate, enjoy, and savor scrumptious food flavors.…

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Home Delivery Vs Dine-in

Home Delivery Vs Dine-in

To a genuine Foodie, the word versus between two possible and common practices of consuming food may appear quite illogical.…

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Biryani with Aloo – Yay or Nay?

Biryani with Aloo – Yay or Nay?

Yesterday, as I brought the Biryani platter to the table, I watched expressions change. Only 5 minutes ago, all my…

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Types of Nut Butters

Types of Nut Butters

For as long as we remember, the Pakistani breakfast is incomplete without the butter. Early in the morning, frying the…

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What is Carbonated Water & Is it Good for You?

What is Carbonated Water & Is it Good for You?

I was sleeping soundly. At about 1 a.m., my front door got banged with such a force that I almost…

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5 Best Water Fruits to Stay Hydrated

5 Best Water Fruits to Stay Hydrated

Drinking eight glasses of water a day - that's the only rule of hydration. Isn't it? Perhaps, not. Staying hydrated…

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Detox Water – An Overview

Detox Water – An Overview

Over the past few years, tremendous hype has developed regarding newer types of water. Many believe that adding special ingredients…

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Best Bun Kababs of Karachi

Best Bun Kababs of Karachi

Mujhey Anday – Mujhey Anday Wala burger Chahiyie Remember the iconic line? In case you haven't already figured out, there…

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Newest French Fries Variations that Everyone Must-Try

Newest French Fries Variations that Everyone Must-Try

Wandering in the Pakistani streets, you must have seen the fries Wala, patiently catering to the impatient crowds. The fries…

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Should You Use a Microwave to Heat Food or Not?

Should You Use a Microwave to Heat Food or Not?

In present-day times, almost all of us have become fond of microwaving the food, either at family meals or snacking…

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What is Birch Water?

What is Birch Water?

Up till now, we all had heard about mineral water, distilled water, and sparkling water. However, recently, the international market…

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5 Must-Try Healthy Snacks for Monsoon

5 Must-Try Healthy Snacks for Monsoon

In the Pakistani monsoon season, when the heavy rains splatter the roofs and flood the streets, the people gather in…

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How to Detect Vitamin Deficiencies?

How to Detect Vitamin Deficiencies?

In today’s modishly complex world, people are often unable to consume a properly nutritious diet. As a result, they counter…

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Horned Melon – Origin, Nutrition Profile, and Benefits

Horned Melon – Origin, Nutrition Profile, and Benefits

Every year, the latest discoveries and unearthed phenomena walk into our life, transforming it completely. However, incorporation of certain discoveries…

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Smart Cooking – An Overview

Smart Cooking – An Overview

You are sitting peacefully on the chair, reading your all-time favorite novel Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. You are…

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Sustainable Food Packaging 2019

Sustainable Food Packaging 2019

In today's modish times, 'sustainability' is a very BIG issue. Almost every other individual is striving to make our lifestyle…

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Ramada Halloween Dinner 2019 – A Review

Ramada Halloween Dinner 2019 – A Review

The 31st of October – The day when the wolf howls become deeper, the pitch-black tree-shades become creepier, and when…

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Instant Noodles – Maggi or Knorr?

Instant Noodles – Maggi or Knorr?

When untimely hunger pings one in Pakistan, the most accessible and easy recipe is a bowl of instant noodles. The…

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5 Most Nutritious Foods in the World

5 Most Nutritious Foods in the World

Munching down your scrumptious meal, do you ever wonder what exactly will become of the boluses slipping down your esophagus?…

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The Beginner’s Guide to Dawats

The Beginner’s Guide to Dawats

Calling relatives to join in for a casual dinner sounds easy and fun. But only if you do not belong…

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Ghee or Butter – Which is Better?

Ghee or Butter – Which is Better?

In Pakistan, the two ingredients, Ghee and Butter are used frequently. The Ghee Wala Paratha in the breakfast and bread…

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Sunny Days and Slushy Drinks

Sunny Days and Slushy Drinks

Summer’s yellow spirit washes away winter's lethargy, at least here in Karachi. It brings a fresh wave of energy and…

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Ways to Utilize Leftover Bread

Ways to Utilize Leftover Bread

Cleaning the refrigerator at the end of the week, we often find heaps of stale and leftover bread piled high…

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What is Food Photography? An Overview

What is Food Photography? An Overview

Ever wondered why the person sitting in the neighboring seat is letting the freshness of that expensive meal dissipate away…

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Spoons – Origin and Types

Spoons – Origin and Types

While attending a formal event or a celebration, have you noticed a range of spoons lined up in neat rows…

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5 Traditional Herbs in Pakistan

5 Traditional Herbs in Pakistan

Herbs-either used for medicinal or cooking purposes possesses great value in the Pakistani food culture. We tend to alter different…

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Pakistani Street Food

Pakistani Street Food

The perpetual presence of food stalls selling that Anday Wala burger and the Masaladar fries has evolved into an integral…

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Broccoli Coffee – The New Cool

Broccoli Coffee – The New Cool

Lattes, espresso, cappuccino, mocha-perhaps, a majority of us might have already tried out the different types of coffee. Certainly, we…

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Is Jackfruit the Vegan Meat Escape?

Is Jackfruit the Vegan Meat Escape?

2019’s the year of veganism. At least that's what global surveys state. With the practice going mainstream, the vegan food…

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A Bakery So Fancy

A Bakery So Fancy

Today, complex urban life has lessened the gap between bakeries and our lives. Frequently, we find ourselves lining in long…

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The Role of Bread in a Sandwich

The Role of Bread in a Sandwich

Can you think of a sandwich without the bread slices? Difficult or, perhaps, impossible, isn’t it? Well, this undeniably represents…

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Concept of a Perfect Diet

Concept of a Perfect Diet

Diet is a term that is often associated with either weight loss or gain in the modern world. In reality,…

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Karachi Eat Festival – All You Need To Know

Karachi Eat Festival – All You Need To Know

Karachi Eat Festival-a new addition to the exotic, buzzing Karachi culture has not only grasped every food-lovers attention but of…

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Popping Popsicles

Popping Popsicles

Lately, you might have been noticing lots of new popsicle shops are popping up. Over the last two years, these…

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“Food and Depression” – What is the link?

“Food and Depression” – What is the link?

“We keep hearing that there are so many problems today like depression and mental disease, but it is all because…

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6 Best Burgers in Karachi

6 Best Burgers in Karachi

The name Karachi often gets associated with the terms the city of lights and an industrial hub. But hey! We…

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Types of Salads

Types of Salads

So you're on a secret-hunt to find out ways of making your diet plan interesting and fun? Or maybe, just…

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Nutritional Facts about Herbs, Spices & Aromatic Seeds

Nutritional Facts about Herbs, Spices & Aromatic Seeds

Globally, the cooking experts and professionals strive on only 3-types of ingredients to maintain the beauty and authenticity of their…

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Kheer – An ancient dessert of Pakistan

Kheer – An ancient dessert of Pakistan

A traditional Pakistani delicacy-Kheer-has always remained an all-time favorite. The masses in Pakistan cherish savoring Matkas of chilled Kheer regardless…

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Halwa – The Confectionary Love of Pakistan

Halwa – The Confectionary Love of Pakistan

As I  walked down the street, a gentle breeze caressed my face, and a warm, sweetened scent made its way…

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5 Aromatic Seeds in Pakistan

5 Aromatic Seeds in Pakistan

“Yum! She's cooked her world-famous Chicken Biryani, and uh,  Qurma with Nan, maybe. Oh, and is that Sheer?” Perhaps, you've…

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7 Best Chai Spots in Karachi

7 Best Chai Spots in Karachi

When browsing about the best restaurants in Karachi, one might be startled to observe numerous chai spots listed against leading…

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Pakistani Mithai – An Irreplaceable Delicacy

Pakistani Mithai – An Irreplaceable Delicacy

Although most of us can easily name our favorite Mithai, we are not quite sure how many types of Mithai…

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5 Popular Traditional Spices in Pakistan

5 Popular Traditional Spices in Pakistan

Spices- well-acquainted with the word, aren’t you? Perhaps, each one of us Pakistanis is very well-aware of the spices. If…

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5 Best Types of Tea Every Pakistani Must Try

5 Best Types of Tea Every Pakistani Must Try

A puff of steam rises from the Degchi of Chai, as an alarm for you to attend to it. It’s…

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Desi Dhabba Restaurants VS International Food Chains

Desi Dhabba Restaurants VS International Food Chains

Walking by the big yellow M, I wondered how each of these international food chains evolved. And if they have…

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7 Best Family Food Places In Islamabad

7 Best Family Food Places In Islamabad

Looking for the best family food places in Islamabad? Hunger can be toxic and food is the only antidote towards…

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Top 10 Restaurants in Karachi For Dinning

Top 10 Restaurants in Karachi For Dinning

Amidst all the chaos and rivalries that cause rifts between our countrymen, food becomes that one blessing that brings all…

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Ethnic Food You Must Try in Islamabad

Ethnic Food You Must Try in Islamabad

If you have visited Islamabad, you must have tried different kinds of Desi or Fast food from Tehzeeb Bakery, Savor…

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Latest Pakistani Paratha Trends 2019

Latest Pakistani Paratha Trends 2019

Waking early in the morning to the mouth-watering aroma of crispy and warm parathas is an exhilarating experience that we…

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Top Food Places in Lahore You Should Eat at With Your Family

Top Food Places in Lahore You Should Eat at With Your Family

The city of Lahore has maintained its prestige with the ongoing cultural and traditional food. Food is one thing in…

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Factors that Influence Our Eating Habits

Factors that Influence Our Eating Habits

Multiple new pieces of research show eating habits determine our mental and physical health. They craft our personality, but what…

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