Five monsoon treats you must try out soon
It’s that time of the year again where all resolutions of eating healthy go for a toss. As the temperature dips and the rain comes down hard, all you want to gobble down is something cheesy, tangy or fried. And that is why we’ve got a collection of some of the must-have dishes for this rainy season. Comfort food, junk food and dessert: we’ve got all your monsoon cravings sorted!
This quick stew can be rustled up on days when you aren’t in the mood to cook. Add some crusty bread and a simple salad and there you have it, a healthy meal for one (or two).
American chop suey
Bookmark this recipe for those days when you crave Chinese food, but don’t want to risk eating out. This crunchy, sweet, spicy and tangy delight is the perfect balance of flavours and textures and ideal for a rainy day.
Mushroom cheese chilli soup
In the mood for some liquid comfort? Try this twist on a mushroom soup. It’s cheesy, spicy soup and ticks all the boxes for a light yet filling meal.
Gluten-free chocolate pudding
Warm, chocolatey, creamy, gluten free and nutty. Need we say more? Try this easy-on-the-tummy sweet treat that also is a breeze to whip up. Make it first and you can thank us later!
This quintessential Pujo bhog dish also makes for a perfect meal for the monsoons. It’s easy to prepare, healthy and packed with flavour. Eat it hot off the stove and topped with a generous dollop of ghee — it’s sure to lift your mood on a dull, rainy day.
Which comfort food do you have to eat during the rainy season?