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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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