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5 foods to avoid on vacation

5 foods to avoid on vacation

- by Agencies

Vacations are hard to come by. For people who love to spend their vacation traveling having an upset stomach or being ill during travel is a big no. Here are a few foods to avoid on vacations:

Being vegan made simple: 5 essential tips

Being vegan made simple: 5 essential tips

- by Agencies

People adopt the vegan diet for a variety of reasons--whether it is because you are against the consumption of animal-derived products or you are on a quest to lose weight. The vegan diet is slowly yet steadily gaining popularity all around the world.

‘Game of Drinks’ revealing secrets

‘Game of Drinks’ revealing secrets

- by Republica

Radio Nagarik 96.5 released a new game show ‘Game of Drinks’ on Monday. The show featured two best friends Shilpakar and Sumina Subba who were seen spilling each other’s bean.

Fast five fasting tips

Fast five fasting tips

- by Agencies

For food lovers, the slight deprivation makes eating even more fun. And fasting can help you maintain your health which eventually helps you enjoy your food even more. So here are my top 5 fasting tips if you haven’t tried it.

Tips to fight hunger

Tips to fight hunger

- by Agencies

It’s tough to maintain a healthy weight when you're always hungry! Read on to some of the tips below to know what to do:

A burger that could transport you to the Greek islands

A burger that could transport you to the Greek islands

- by Associated Press

The rich flavor of lamb makes for an exceptional burger experience. We decided to pair delicately spiced ground lamb patties with a colorful beet tzatziki, pan-seared halloumi cheese, and a drizzle of sweet honey for a truly unique burger that could transport us to the Greek islands any night of the week.

For this roasted salmon, skip the butter and go for relish

For this roasted salmon, skip the butter and go for relish

- by Associated Press

It’s no wonder salmon is one of the most popular fish. Its flesh is rich-tasting, thanks to high levels of heart-healthy oils, and it takes well to many treatments. The key is to avoid overcooking it, especially wild salmon, which is leaner than farmed.

Two-ingredient drink to stay protected from cough and cold this monsoon!

Two-ingredient drink to stay protected from cough and cold this monsoon!

- by Agencies

As much as we all love the rains, we fear catching a cold, cough or fever which come with the change in the season. With monsoons, viral and bacterial infections also spike up, which make us even more susceptible to illnesses as our immunity levels go down. So, what is your best bet to stay safe and boost your immunity naturally this season?

Aloft Kathmandu bringing people together

Aloft Kathmandu bringing people together

- by Republica

Aloft which is located in the Chhaya Devi Complex has ubarn look having 167 spacious rooms. Here, guests can get cocktails and mocktails at WXYZ Bar and can enjoy regular Live@Aloft. Then at Nook, Aloft's resturant can cater array of regional and global cuisines, or grab a quick snack from Re:fuel by AloftSM, a convenient 24-hour deli option for those on the go.

Parsi Food Festival at Kakori

Parsi Food Festival at Kakori

- by Republica

Under Celebrating Women and the home chef Tasneem is sharing wonderful Parsi food handed down from her mother-in-law and mothers repertoire. And you can enjoy the Parsi delights such as Chicken Farcha, Lamb Kabab, Prawn Kabab, Tikhu Mithu Naryal Kabab, Vegetable Parsi Kabab for starter and Sali Boti, Bhida Ma Gosht, Kolmi Paatio Tatrelo, Mutton Dhaan Saak, etc for main course along with Lagannu Custard, Chaapat, Parsi Mawa Cake for dessert.

Gordon Ramsay denounces chefs who snub Michelin guide honors

Gordon Ramsay denounces chefs who snub Michelin guide honors

- by Associated Press

Gordon Ramsay has harsh words for chefs who reject Michelin stars. The famously profane Ramsay used an expletive to describe giving back a star rating. He said the guide’s mark of distinction belongs to a restaurant, not a chef.

‘Ramen restaurants’ introduced in Kathmandu

‘Ramen restaurants’ introduced in Kathmandu

- by Shusma Barali

Hokkaido Ramen House has introduced authentic Ramen cuisine restaurants in the city. The company has established two ramen restaurants, with Japanese technology, in Kathmandu, one at Park Village Resort Budhanilkantha, and next one in Kathmandu Guest House in Thamel.

How to be safe from pesticides

How to be safe from pesticides

- by Republica

It’s not shocking any more to know that tons of vegetable and fruits entering country from the southern border contain deadly pesticides.  Due to the high demand of vegetables, urban areas are much likely to consume such food products. Chemicals used to preserve such vegetable and fruit have direct effects on human health. Hence, health professionals have recommended to not consume such food products.

Swiss celebrate once-in-a-generation winegrowers’ festival

Swiss celebrate once-in-a-generation winegrowers’ festival

- by Associated Press

Swiss residents and tourists alike are partying like they haven’t since 1999. The town of Vevey has kicked off the 12th “Fete des Vignerons,” or Winemakers Festival, the latest installment in a centuries-old tradition of celebrating vineyard workers — which nowadays takes place only once a generation.

This chicken and couscous dish is a winning weeknight dinner

This chicken and couscous dish is a winning weeknight dinner

- by Associated Press

Bursting with the aromatic flavors of saffron, chorizo and garlic, this chicken and couscous dish is a winning weeknight dinner. When developing this recipe, we started with classic chicken and rice, but found that the rice was not cooking at the same rate as the chicken in the multicooker_we ended up with either stubbornly crunchy rice or egregiously overcooked chicken.

5 dishes every new graduate should learn how to make

5 dishes every new graduate should learn how to make

- by Associated Press

Time for them to learn how to cook. Maybe, just maybe, you didn’t do as good a job as you’d planned teaching them their way around the kitchen (cough — me too, despite what one might think). And just maybe you’d like to give them a little help before they are standing in front of an empty fridge with a frying pan in their hand and a blank expression on their face. Here are 5 basic dishes that should give anyone a head start in the kitchen, including options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.