Chaitra Navratri 2021: This Healthy Navratri Meal Plan Has 15 Vrat-Friendly Recipes To Try

Will Kreznick

Chaitra Navratri 2021 has begun from today, April 13, 2021, and devotees are ready to celebrate the festivities at home. Keeping in mind the rising Coronavirus cases, we are restricted to homes. But that surely doesn’t mean you cannot do much! Chaitra Navratri is a nine-day long festival in which people worship Goddess Durga and her nine incarnations. One of the best ways to celebrate any festival is by indulging in food and Navratri is known for its delicious vrat-friendly dishes.

One of the most important rituals of Navratri is the observation of vrat (or fast) during the nine-day period.

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To curry favor, favor curry: 6 recipes | Food and Drink

Will Kreznick

My house smells amazing.

I just cooked six types of curry, and my house smells like a food stall in Calcutta, or a kitchen in Guangzhou, or a home in Thailand, or a crowded street in Tibet, or a cafeteria in Kashmir, or a pub in England.

Actually, it smells like all of them, all at the same time.

It’s heaven. Absolute culinary heaven.

Curry, in its original incarnation, is any kind of sauce or gravy in Indian cooking. Usually, it is heavily seasoned with a mixture of pungent and potent spices such as cumin, fennel or cinnamon. The British,

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Chefs and cooks in the disability community share recipes

Will Kreznick

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Chef Regina Mitchell’s Zoom cooking class begins like a lot of Zooms: friendly banter, reminders to mute here, some technical adjustments there. A few minutes after the 4:30 p.m. start time, there are about 20 people on the call. The menu for tonight: a vegetable stir-fry and a lemongrass-ginger soda.

“The blind can cook!” she says to the camera and laughs. “People say when you have lemons, you make lemonade. I turn lemons into limoncello. Or a lemon pavlova.”

Mitchell, 60, became blind as an adult. She teaches cooking through

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30 Ramadan recipes to nourish the body between fasting

Will Kreznick

Ramadan, one of the most sacred times of the year in the Islam faith, begins on Tuesday, April 13, after sunrise. During this holy month, Muslims around the world will take time to pray and reflect, as well as fast from sunrise to sunset.

Throughout this holy time, those who observe will fast during the day from dawn (after eating the first meal known as suhoor or sehri), until sunset, when they break the fast with iftar, a meal enjoyed among friends and family. Children, typically younger than 14, women who are pregnant, breastfeeding or menstruating and anyone who

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Make this Goya rainy day smoked paprika carrot soup recipe

Will Kreznick

April Showers call for a rainy day recipe! We’ve partnered with Goya Foods to bring a dish that’s perfect for the season! Chaz shows us the easy steps to make this tasty Smoked Paprika Carrot Soup! Serve it with your favorite bread and brave those rainy days with this comfort food!

This Week’s Recipe: Smoked Paprika Carrot Soup

Ingredients

3 Tbsp. Goya Extra Virgin Olive Oil
1 Onion, Finely Chopped
2 Tsp. Goya Minced Garlic
1 Tsp. Goya Ground Cumin
1 Tsp. Ground Coriander
1 Tsp. Smoked Paprika
Tsp. Goya Ground Cinnamon
Tsp. Goya Adobo Seasoning
Tsp. Cayenne Pepper
4

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