All you need to feel better and awaken your senses is, cuppa coffee or bowl of rasam !
Piquant and Sensuous Rasam
Rasam has the appeal of delectable South Indian food which has a pungent, fiery taste. Rasam can be served in multifarious ways-
- An ‘aperitif’, right before the start of a meal.
- As a ‘soup’ to stimulate your digestive juices.
- As an accompaniment with a steaming hot ‘plate’ or ‘bowl’ of rice along with ‘sambhar’ and vegetable dish.
- An excellent remedy for cold and cough on a cold, wintery or rainy day, warming up your insides to shoo the bout of flu away.
- To dunk your piping hot ‘wadas’ or ‘idlis into it – can anyone resist a dish of yummy ‘rasam wada/idli/?’
The word ‘Rasam’ has its origin in Sanskrit ‘rasa’ which means juice or extract. The thin water consistency makes it easy to drink. It retains the ‘essence’ or ‘saar’ of the spices as it is not overcooked.
Rasam get its tangy taste from ‘tomato’, ‘tamarind’ or the humble ‘lemon’. It may or may not make the use of ‘lentils’/ ‘dals’ or ‘rasam powder. With more than 10+ varieties, Rasam definitely rules the roost in most South Indian homes and eateries.
SOCIALING SPOTS CONNECTING DOTS (people)
Coffee has withstood the test of time from its humble avatar as brewed, filtered ‘Kaapi’ served in small stainless steel tumblers to its westernized version served ‘black’ or ‘creamed’ in humongous, ceramic mugs.
The ‘Coffee Culture’ is fast spreading craze, we Indians are quickly transforming from ‘chai’ tea lovers to coffee crazy people owing to various coffee cafes opening up. As the fad is catching up these spaces are becoming socializing spots creating connections.
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