Category: Recipes

December 17, 2016 elthecook

        Christmas is a time to spread the festive joy and we at EL The Cook believe in creating those joyful memories through our food!   Enter our Star Cookie Christmas Tree! A simple idea, but great for kids and adults alike! You will need star moulds and a stand and some…

December 16, 2016 elthecook No comments exist

Hi Everyone! With barely a week to go for Christmas, EL the Cook tried this incredible recipe of Stained Glass Cookies!   These are the actual cookies and yes the can be hung on your tree, far from hungry little mouths to devour them! Just kidding, These cookies are easy to make and look shockingly…

November 26, 2016 elthecook No comments exist

    Hey from EL The Cook!   Its been a long time since I’ve posted!   Today we go old school as we reminisce about our childhood where the most famous continental dish available in most restaurants was a Vegetable Augratin. With its origins in French cuisine, the dish usually is prepared in a…

August 6, 2016 elthecook No comments exist

            Hey from EL The Cook!   Sunday Breakfasts are a thing of pleasure! The sheer feeling of a relaxing day at home with family, prompts us to make something gorgeous!   We used to enter our Grandmas house years ago, with the comforting whiffs of rich chocolate and creamy…

July 29, 2016 elthecook 1 comment

Hey from EL The Cook!   A classic, Caesar Salad, is attributed to chef Caesar Cardini, an Italian immigrant, living in the USA. He was running short of kitchen supplies,  when he invented to salad on 4th of July 1924!   Since then Caesar salad has been adopted by many restaurant chains such as McDonald’s…

July 2, 2016 elthecook No comments exist

    Namaste from EL The Cook!   The Chettinad region of Tamil Nadu, in southern India has introduced the world to many of its iconic spices. With its early trade with Burma and Sri Lanka, several banking communities flourished and an exchange of rice and spices took place.   Chettiars are the inhabitants of…