Do you know Potatoes with Green discolouration can kill you?

Do you know Potatoes with Green discolouration can kill you?

North Indians call this humble vegetable, ‘Aloo’ and the women folk call their men Couch Potato. This is a staple food, with which they make Aloo Gobi, Aloo Mattar, Aloo Methi, Aloo Baingan – to name a few. But South Indians are different. They too make the same items, but they don’t attach much respect […]

Know everything about buying fish in Australia

Know everything about  buying fish in Australia

Fish being a good source of Protein, Vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acids, regarded as one of the healthiest food available on planet earth. Due to this, demand for seafood in Australia has increased considerably over the years to an extend that domestic production meets less than 30 percentage of the demand. Though the retail […]

Looking for Home cooked Indian food? These people might be able to help you

Looking for Home cooked Indian food? These people might be able to help you

This is a list of Indian home makers, who would like to help you, if you are busy with your life.  They prepare food in their home, because they love the sense of community and they love to meet people and display their culinary skills. Some of these home makers are registered catering businesses and […]

Chicken – Vegetable Noodles

Chicken – Vegetable Noodles

Ingredients   Chinese egg noodles 5 tsp vegetable oil 1 Onion Sliced 2 carrots thinly sliced 1 Red capsicum seeds removed cut into thin slices 1tsp Soya Sauce 3tsp Oyster sauce 2 Garlic cloves Preparation   This is a recipe for busy people like me. This can be prepared in less than half an hour. […]

India2Australia Recipe Competition

India2Australia Recipe Competition

The Winner Takes Home Australian$500 Email us your recipes with minimum three photos and your details. Recipes can be of dishes of any type. Email the details to us at: india2australia.com@gmail.com Winner will be selected based on the maximum number of votes. So send your entries at the earliest Competition Closes on 15th November 2016. […]

Saravanaa Bhavan Restaurant in Melbourne and Sydney

Saravanaa Bhavan Restaurant in Melbourne and Sydney

Saravanaa Bhavan Melbourne was opened  on 23rd May 2016 at Wantirna The famous Indian chain of vegetarian restaurants, Saravanaa Bhavan has opened its first Australian venue in Parramatta on November 2014. Now Saravanaa Bhavan has planned to open one in Melbourne on 23rd May 2016 at 701 Boronia Road, Wantirna. Saravanaa Bhavan has opened its […]

List of Indian Restaurants (Australia) fined in 2015 for lack of hygiene

List of Indian Restaurants (Australia) fined in 2015 for lack of hygiene

This is a complete list of Indian restaurants fined or convicted for lack of hygiene or unhealthy practices by the councils in New South Wales, Victoria and Western Australia. It is note worthy that the hygiene standards of Indian restaurants have improved considerably in recent years. WESTERN AUSTRALIA Bula Taste of the Pacific, Shop 10, […]

Three good Indian vegetarian restaurants in Melbourne

Three good Indian vegetarian restaurants in Melbourne

Non Vegetarian food has its own health benefits but hormone injected and drugs fed chicken, pig and lamb offset most of those benefits. It is best not to consume non vegetarian food from restaurants as it can cause serious health issues if meat is not properly handled or cooked. It is a sad fact that […]

Dining etiquette

Dining etiquette

Sitting down at the table to eat dinner the way we like is the most comfortable option for anyone let alone Indians. Table manners were evolved as a result of the British aristocracy’s urge to preserve their class and status and avoid speaking to ‘the help’ during dinner service. It was also their way of […]

8 Common Vegetarian Foods that are Actually Non-Veg

8 Common Vegetarian Foods that are Actually Non-Veg

Brahmins of India practise vegetarianism, which has been a custom for centuries. The new generation Brahmins, carry a more or less practical approach towards vegetarianism.  In theory many are still continuing with the practise but on a more liberalised scale. Some of the food products that are available in the supermarket shelf, generally classified as […]

Tapioca Fry or Kappa Puzhungiyathu

Tapioca Fry or Kappa Puzhungiyathu

Tapioca Fry   What is Tapioca or Cassava? Tapioca shrub is native to Brazil but spread all around the world by the Portuguese and Spanish explorers. In India Tapioca is used to represent the root of the Cassava Plant. For the rest of the world tapioca is the starch extracted from Cassava. Tapioca fry or […]