Salmon coated with breadcrumbs seasoned with fresh lemon zest and tangy dill, baked and ready to serve in minutes… Salmon is a fish that’s rich in omega-3 fats and widely available in the US. However, I am not a huge fan of salmon and so I end up buying other fishes from the fish market. My husband being a salmon fanatic, gets to eat this fish only at...

Refresh your meal with this deliciously light and crisp salad… Romaine hearts has been always close to my heart. I might consider eating a salad with the presence of these hearts loaded in them. And a bag of romaine hearts always come in handy for me, most of the time to decorate a dish and for platting purpose. None of them ever got wasted. I love the subtle...

“A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.” -Ingrid Bergman [poll id=”2″] My Valentine’s day recipes: Chocolate Pistachio Covered Strawberry Valentine’s Day French Toast ...

Chocolatezzz, is there any taste buds that wouldn’t surrender to this??? The thought of chocolate itself is enough to tantalize my taste buds. Everyone, irrespective of age loves it, adores it and never will be able to resist it even if it is miles away from them. This weekend being the Valentine’s day weekend, there will be high demand for chocolates...

“The way to a man’s heart is through his stomach”… Love is in the air and most of the people are seen busy getting gifts for their loved ones. I’ve decided that this Valentine’s day I am going to express my love to my valentine through delicious food. When everything seems to fail, delicious food helps me to win over my husband’s heart....

Yay, this is the 100th post of Cooking with Thas, let me sweeten up this post with Carrot Halwa… Among the root vegetables, I admire carrots the most. Probably, this is the only root vegetable I don’t have to always worry about cooking or baking to perfection. Just a well washed raw carrot packed with Vitamin A makes a good snack. I wasn’t aware...

Before writing about the top 5 reasons to eat whole grains, let me answer the question: What is whole grain? Whole grains are cereal grains that contain bran, germ as well as the endosperm. In other words, whole grains are made from the whole kernels of grain, that is both the inside part of the grain and the outer covering. Top 5 reasons to eat Whole Grains: Many...

The aroma of sesame drives me crazy, whether it’s oil heating up or just seeds roasting on a pan or my sesame scented body oil… Here is my new obsession: Sesame. I have been drizzling sesame oil to whatever I make.  Sometimes sprinkling a dash of roasted sesame seeds on the dishes. The aroma of sesame oil heating up on a pan or seeds getting roasted...

I’ve made my Superbowl Menu, have you??? The big day everyone has been anticipating is just around the corner. Football fans have started their bets. Foodies have started thinking about items to set on their table for the Superbowl party. This year I am way ahead and have already planned my menu. So I thought, by posting the recipes before hand might help some...

A bowl of salsa and a bag of tortilla chips is enough to make me a couch potato and I can go on munching them… While grocery shopping, I always find it hard to resist a bag of tortilla chips and a jar of salsa, I easily fall for these. I don’t know how many bags and jars I had bought over the years, it’s better not to count 😛 If there is a party...