Recipe Books – The lockdown in 2020 has taught us many things be it, cleaning your house extensively, growing plants, or cooking. Cooking and posting the photos on social media became a trend but, obviously, it went down because everyone got tired of the lengthy recipes (we know, because we tried making gol gappas and it was tedious).
Guess what, we have curated a list of 6 recipe books that you can buy and try something new with. Check out the list!!!
By Aroona Reejhsinghani
Price: Rs. 251/-
Amidst the lockdown, many people tried their hands on authentic Indian recipes (yes, we have tried some recipes too). This recipe book with 101 Indian Curry recipes is a must in your kitchen shelf. The recipe book also has a collection of exotic Indian recipes that will blow your mind. For beginners, this book also has a glossary of food and cookery terms and the medicinal properties of vegetables. What are you waiting for?
By Laxmi Khurana
Price: Rs. 399/-
An Indian housewife in the UK, Laxmi Khurana’s recipes are worth trying. Handed-over to her through the generations, her classic curry recipe book gives you an interesting way to re-create authentic Indian meals. The recipe books have everything that an Indian table would look like during lunches and dinners. The recipe book has some traditional family dishes that are usually not served in India restaurants, so all those who are craving for some home-cooked authentic dishes get this book home.
By Shivesh Bhatia
Price: Rs. 799/-
Yes, Shivesh Bhatia is on our list. This man has managed to create a buzz in the culinary world with his amazing dessert options and of course photos. His new recipe book “Desserts for Every Mood,” has an array of recipes that will transform any day. Shivesh’s journey started while watching his grandmother bake cakes to experimenting hours in the kitchen to making something unthinkable. In this book, he has listed a range of desserts like gooey caramel chocolate tart, fresh mint lemon chiffon cake and exotic litchi rose tiramisu.
4. Guilt-Free Vegan Cookbook: Oil, Sugar, Gluten and Dairy Free Vegetarian
By Mala Barua, Nandini Gulati
Price: Rs. 666/-
This recipe book will guide you into the world of food that is free of sugar, gluten, oil, dairy, and guilt! The book has been carefully curated with delicious and healthy recipes that range from Indian, Thai, Italian, Mediterranean, and American cuisines. These recipes are literally easy to make and all the ingredients mentioned are available in the market or even your kitchen.
By Rima Pai
Price: Rs. 278/-
Keto Diet has recently become popular, and everyone who’s anybody wants to try this diet. It is also proven that the ketogenic diet does lead to weight loss, a decrease in appetite, and an increase in mental focus. But, if you search for some recipes online you would find some alien, and also some recipes that are hard to find in India. So, how do you follow this diet? Well, your answer is 30-day Indian Keto Recipes by Rima Pai.
She has experimented with the recipes that are, in fact, an excellent substitute to carbs along with healthy fats that force the body to burn fat for fuel instead of carbs. These traditional recipes have a touch of modernity that will suit your Keto diet.
6. A Taste of Well-Being: Sadhguru’s Insights for Your Gastronomics
By Isha Foundation
Price: Rs. 218/-
Who says simple food isn’t tasty? Take a look by this amazing recipe book by Isha Foundation that will add some healthy and nutritious options to your diet. The book is based on Yogic traditions. When consumed, the quality of the food influences the body and mind. The book has a range of simple juices, salads, meals of grains, cereals, and curries that are prepared with insights from Sadhguru on the process of eating and digestion. The book also reflects on the joy you get from the simple act of eating. Hence it makes it one of the best Recipe Books you must read.