Category: soup

Hyacinth Beans & Pasta Soup 0

Hyacinth Beans & Pasta Soup

I have been busy spring cleaning. The rain and the wind did not help at all!:( And as I went through my drafts (there are a few of them) I came across this piece...

Lai, Carrot& Bean Soup 0

Lai, Carrot& Bean Soup

It’s lai /Brassica juncea again in this post. And spring onions. Both showing up in abundance at this time of the year. Calls for a celebration! Although lai is grown during the summer, its...

Reigning Pumpkins 0

Reigning Pumpkins

  It’s raining pumpkins now. Particularly in the hilly areas of our state. Pumpkins are planted during the summer months and are ready to be harvested by September onwards. Planting seasons vary slightly between...

Thukpa/Noodle Soup 0

Thukpa/Noodle Soup

There’s something comforting about throwing in ingredients into a pot and leaving the mixture to cook in its sweet time. Another such dish is thukpa or noodle soup. Famous as a Tibetan soup, it...

Potato, Salami & Bamboo shoot Soup 0

Potato, Salami & Bamboo shoot Soup

Cooking is more fun when you add your own twist to it. Like today. With the rain that showed no signs of stopping, I thought a filling soup would be just right. I had...

Tomato Soup 0

Tomato Soup

I made an easy peasy tomato soup the other day. Tomatoes tend to get used more in sweet and sour chutneys than in soups. And to team it up with, I baked a dozen...

Corn (Manglai Maiju) & Chicken Soup 0

Corn (Manglai Maiju) & Chicken Soup

I have a weakness for this delicious multi-coloured corn that grows abundantly in my home district of Dima Hasao. These are available till the end of summer and we love them best either boiled...

Seaweed & Fish-ball Soup 0

Seaweed & Fish-ball Soup

When my b-i-l’s Korean friend brought some extra tins of seaweed, they invariably found their way to my kitchen. Laughing all the way I must say.:) Excess food from the kitchens of my siblings...