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By Foodism Team

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Coffee? Yes, please!

True love these days can be found in a lot of creative places—online, at a bar, or the old-fashioned way, on a blind date. But to a true coffee lover, the relationship they want and need is found every morning (noon and night, sometimes!) at the bottom of their favorite mug. Black, cream, sugar, foam, no foam, these preferences could easily divide nations, it seems, because people LOVE their coffee a certain and often will not budge on changing it.

12 min read
By Foodism Team

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Celebrating 75 Years of Independence with Foodism

If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” We could not agree more with what J.R.R Tolkien had to say in the 1900s. With Independence Day around the corner, people tend to get nostalgic. While our nation has changed tremendously and developed its unique place in the world, there is no denying that our culture along with other cultures involved has been affected by the colonisation and what followed after that. And food culture is no exception!

10 min read
By Foodism Team

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Foods to Enjoy in Monsoon Season

Each season brings with it a list of delicacies which are innate to it. The rainy season too has a list of piping hot, spicy and fried items which are an integral part of the monsoon menu There’s a deep connect between hot (both in terms of temperature and in terms of spiciness) food and wet rains. Primarily when the temperature falls, as it’s prone to fall after frequent spells of rains, the body craves for warmth and hence spontaneously reaches out for hot food like say soups or fried items. Secondly the monsoons are a time when nostalgia hits and the gloominess in the environment drags us down. In order to snap out of these dark sentiments one turns to the perennial comforter – food - and the spicier it is the quicker we get a mood lift! Scientists claim that the tryptophan in fried, fatty foods is deployed by the human brain to generate serotonin- the feel-good-happy hormone.

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By Foodism Team

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5 Food items that help lower cholesterol

Have you ever had those days where you get scared about your health? It is entirely normal! Health can become tricky sometimes, it’s hard to understand what will affect you in what way. One of the most common concerns when it comes to health is Cholesterol, But is cholesterol? Cholesterol is a waxy substance. It’s not inherently “bad.” Your body needs it to build cells and make vitamins and other hormones. But too much cholesterol can pose a problem.

8 min read
By Foodism Team

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5 Must-Try Janmashtami Foods

India’s diversity has been celebrity across the world with the same vigour as it is celebrated in India. Particularly, Indian festivals have brought people together for a long time. One of the most popular festivals is Janmashtami. Krishna Janmashtami or Gokulashtami is an annual festival that celebrates the birth of Krishna- the eighth avatar of Vishnu. The annual date is decided in accordance with the Hindu lunisolar calendar. The festival is held in very high regard in Vaishnavism and Hinduism.

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By Foodism Team

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Best Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

There is nothing better than a chocolate chip cookie that is freshly baked & dunked in hot milk, or maybe you just like to have it without milk. But nonetheless, it’s the perfect dessert snack. It is so perfect that the world decided- Let’s celebrate its existence on 4th August!hip Cookie Recipe