Blog

10 Delicious Indian Drinks You Need To Try - The most essential and integral part of an Indian meal is the drink that accompanies the food. For Indians varieties of drinks are as important as food varieties. An array of traditional and classic Indian drinks makes an essential part of…
samosa Veganuary is easy with these amazing Indian vegan dishes - Veganuary is a campaign started worldwide to promote and educate the plant-based (vegan) diet in the month of January. It is a way to encourage people to try a plant-based diet for the whole month of January, most commonly associated…
kite Makar Sankranti: What Is This Festival & How Do Hindus Celebrate? - Makar Sankranti is one of the most auspicious Hindu festivals celebrated with great religious fervour across the country with distinct names and traditions.  Makar Sankranti represents celebration of the Winter Solstice and its known as harvest festival because this is the…
Vatana Bateta Kathiyawadi Cuisine: Everything You Need To Know - Kathiyawadi cuisine – a spicy and fiery cuisine that hails from an Indian western state Gujarat. Kathyiawad is comprised of Saurashtra region with major cities such as Porbandar, Jamnagar, Bhavnagar, Rajkot and Junagadh. It is one of the oldest cuisines…
bombay aloo Delicious 15 Minute Bombay Aloo Recipe [Vegan/Vegetarian/Gluten Free] - Bombay Aloo – a mildly spiced classic potato side dish that goes with almost any Indian meal. Serve it as side with curry and rice or pair it with naan and paratha, either way it makes a delicious addition to…
masala neer dosa Masala Neer Dosa: a delicious Indian recipe - Masala Neer Dosa - a mildly spiced crepe made with rice and a few basic spices. This is a simple and delicious recipe with a spicy touch to a popular Malnad delicacy Neer Dosa. Ingredients Rice: 2 cups Water: as…
millets Millets: An Amazing Indian Superfood - What are millets? Millets are small seed grasses that are gluten-free and rich in nutrients, fibre, vitamins, proteins and which have umpteen health benefits. Naturally, gluten-free millets are the best source of grain and a great alternative to wheat for…
Indian yoghurt mint sauce Delicious Indian Yoghurt Mint Sauce Recipe (Vegan or Vegetarian) - There are many variations to this sauce, here is one of the versions we like for home cooking. Yoghurt mint sauce is a delicious and flavourful dipping sauce that is incredibly easy and quick to make with minimal ingredients. This cool…
jackfruit Jackfruit: everything you need to know - Jackfruit is an extremely large fruit that grows on the jackfruit tree and belongs to the family of fig, breadfruit and mulberry. This delicious tropical fruit is native to Southeast Asia. Jackfruit is also known as Kathal (in Hindi), Nangka…
diwali Win a meal for 2 at Sanskruti! Happy Diwali! - Diwali is a prominent Indian festival celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs and Jains across the world to signify the victory of good over evil and light over darkness. Diwali also known as Deepavali literally translates to “rows of lighted lamps”. The…
Everything You Need To Know About Malnad Cuisine - Malnad/Malenaadu cuisine is one of the oldest surviving cuisines of the Southern Indian state of Karnataka.  Malnad is a region located in the Sahayadri mountain range that particularly covers eastern and western slopes of Western Ghats. The name literally translates…
indian spices 10 Essential Indian Spices You Need in Your Kitchen - Indian cuisine is renowned for its wide range of exotic spices which give unique flavour and aroma to the dishes. Spice enriched dishes are an integral part of Indian regional cuisines and transform a simple dish into something delectable and extra tasty.…
Puran Poli 6 Indian Breads You Need To Try - One thing we know for certain is that curries don’t belong on their own. The unique vibrancy of the Indian dinner table demands a variety of side dishes, pickles and breads to complete the aesthetic and aromatic experience we know…
carrots This Is Why You Should Eat Seasonally - Until refrigerators and freezers were invented, people ate seasonally and locally, and in many parts of the world they still do. At Sanskruti we are convinced that simply cooked vegetarian food from India tastes so amazing because the ingredients are…
indian street food manchester Indian Street Food Inspiration at Sanskruti Restaurant Manchester - Have you ever been to India before? Have you ever tried rich Indian cuisine or the world’s best street food? Let’s plan a culinary tour of the Indian kitchen where secrets shall be revealed and new lands discovered. We travel…
indian restaurant manchester Everything you need to know about Indian vegetarian food in Britain - The history of curry in Britain is a long one. The word curry originates from the Tamil word ‘kari’ which means spiced sauce, and this word quickly became the umbrella term for any type of spiced Indian dish, no matter…
Sanskruti’s 9 fascinating facts about curry - We love making and eating delicious vegan and vegetarian curries here at Sanskruti, and we know that you really enjoy them too! We love curry so much that we've decided to pull together some fascinating facts about everyone’s favourite spicy…
Alcohol Awareness Week at Sanskruti - From the 14th to 20th November, we will be taking part in Alcohol Awareness Week so if you are seeking a healthier alternative to your usual tipple, join us for an alcohol-free beer or a mocktail! This year, the Government updated its recommended drinking…
Christmas Parties & Bookings - As one of Liverpool's hottest new venues, Sanskruti tables are filling up fast for the Christmas period. If you're looking for a unique place to host your event throughout December, we're just the place! Spice up your Christmas party at…
The Allergy & Free From Show - This weekend sees The Allergy and Free From Show in come to the north and we're so excited to see what's on this year. Do you live ‘free from’ gluten, wheat, eggs, nuts or dairy? If you answered yes, these events…