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A Cup of Chai

2016-06-16T12:36:11+00:00 June 16th, 2016|Cooking Experiences, Surrey Spice Recipes|

Our cup of tea: The ultimate eco friendly disposable cup.. Made beautifully by hand on a potter's wheel and then fired in traditional kilns. Sold for less than a pence and used by millions everyday to drink their daily cup of chai from street vendors... Once used these are then thrown away and ultimately go

 Sugar Fix for the Gods  

2016-06-16T12:32:49+00:00 June 16th, 2016|Cooking Experiences, Surrey Spice Recipes|

According to Hindu mythology, there are 330 million Gods in existence... Every household and temple pray to their favourite ones and the gods and goddesses are appeased daily with offerings with fruits, flowers, sweets and incense... These little coloured discs are called  Batashas and at the very least, even in the poorest of houses offer

Summer Coolers 

2016-06-16T12:28:05+00:00 June 16th, 2016|Cooking Experiences, Surrey Spice Recipes|

India has a host of drinks apart from the usual "mango lassi" that are hitherto unfamiliar to the west... Most of these, apart from taste, have properties to help cope with the elements or ailments be a cooling raw mango Panna or khus for the intense blazing summer, the red carrot and kanji drink for

To make Elo Jhelos

2017-09-01T01:25:49+00:00 June 16th, 2016|Cooking Experiences, Surrey Spice Recipes|

The ultimate chariot race - Rath Yatra ( journey of the Chariots)..Started hundreds of years ago originating in the coastal state of Orissa - home of the Sun temple where for nine days the town comes to a standstill. The world watches as hundreds of thousands of devotees draw ornate and decorated chariots that are

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