Most Popular Indian Cooking Tips

They save you time and make things easier in the kitchen. Use these 10 most popular Indian cooking tips to simplify your life.

  • 01 of 10

    Making Soft Chapatis

    Cropped Hands Of Person Making Chapatti In Kitchen At Home
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    How to make really soft Indian flatbread.

  • 02 of 10

    Quick Chapatis!

    Homemade bread pita bread on a blue background.
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    How to make almost instant Chapatis!

  • 03 of 10

    Homemade exfoliator!

    Peppermint and Dead Sea salt scrub
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    Make a face-pack-cum-exfoliator paste with ingredients from your own kitchen.

  • 04 of 10

    Saving too-salty food...

    Butter chicken curry with tender chicken breast, cream, butter & honey
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    How to save a curry that got too salty!

    Continue to 5 of 10 below.
  • 05 of 10

    Removing turmeric stains...

    Closeup of tumeric powder spice on a spoon
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    Get rid of that yellow stubborn stain!

  • 06 of 10

    Freshen old Chapatis

    Chapati bread wrapped in red napkin on a plate.
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    How to get leftover Chapatis to taste like fresh ones (well almost!).

  • 07 of 10

    Get rid of indigestion symptoms

    Dabba Masala (Indian Spice Box)
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    Zap nausea, burning sensation, acidity and general uneasiness with ingredients from your kitchen cabinets!

  • 08 of 10

    Fuss-free coconut cleaning

    Coconut Freshly Cut Open
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    The easy way to crack and clean a coconut!

    Continue to 9 of 10 below.
  • 09 of 10

    Browning onions quickly

    Skillet full of Onions
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    Most Indian recipes require onions to be browned. Here's how you can do them faster.

  • 10 of 10

    Keep ginger and garlic pastes fresh for longer

    Natural diy chickpeas ginger paste
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    How to extend the life of homemade cooking pastes.