Food is known to be one of the best things in life which is why it is not uncommon to hear that people who love food are the best people in this world. Lately, it seems that the percentage of food-loving people has increased and now more people are found to love exploring new kinds of dishes and cuisines.
A lot of these foodies have also taken up cooking and baking and often blog about their food experiences to document it somewhere and share it with other food lovers. In India, we have numerous kinds of cuisines which is why it is always a delight to eat here and while cities like Delhi, Kolkata, Bombay, etc. hold the status of the food hub, Pune is slowly emerging as one too. There are so many Food Instagrammers and bloggers in Pune who are exploring the various food places that the city has to offer and often share their home recipes with the readers as well.
If you are looking for some food blogs in Pune to follow then we have the ultimate list ready for you.
There are many people who don’t understand the true passion in their life until after some time and one such person is Sonia Gupta. Sonia has an ardent love for baking, beaches and her little boy Garv for whom she started baking healthy dishes. Sonia bakes sweets every day for her little boy who has a serious case of sweet tooth and cannot start without his day without having a muffin or a laddoo.
Sonia tries to help her readers by spreading awareness about the benefits of healthy eating and tries to come up with recipes which include fewer unhealthy ingredients. In fact, she finds substitutes for these ingredients to modify the recipe appropriately and shares this with the world so that anyone who is interested in baking can become a home baker now. She is herself an Experimental Home Baker so you will learn a lot from her blog on how to make muffins, cakes, bread, cookies, etc. in a healthy manner. Apart from sharing the various baking recipes, you can also find some basic baking tips and tricks on her website which can help you get started with baking. Each of her baking recipes is properly detailed and consists of several pictures which makes it easy to follow and she regularly shares benefits of different food items and baking products to help in maintaining a healthy eating. Overall, this is a great food blog for baking lovers who want healthy recipes to use at home.
#2. Veg Recipes of India
Another popular food blog based in Pune is the Veg Recipes of India which is authored by Dassana who started this food blog in 2009. This food blog is handled by her and her husband, Amit. Dassana has professional training in cooking and baking which includes both Indian and International cuisines and she is quite passionate about it. Her food blog is a vegetarian blog so you will find here mostly Indian and a few International cuisine recipes which are vegetarian. You will find a few baking recipes here as well and most of the recipes are properly depicted in a pictorial format, i.e., each recipe has multiple pictures at each recipe step to help readers understand.
One of the best things about this blog is that a few of these recipes also have a video attached to them so you can check them out if you find reading recipes a big pain in the ass. All the recipes posted on this food blog are tried at home and there are many innovative recipes which have been posted here too. You will find recipes on pizza, bread loaves, veg curry, pickles, chutneys, and so on. Most of the ingredients used in these recipes are organic and the plethora of food cuisines makes this a perfect food blog for all the aspiring cooks and bakers out there. So, if you are looking to follow a food blog and learn cooking from the scratch then you absolutely need to check out the Veg Recipes of India. You are surely not going to be disappointed.
#3. Tummy Cravings
Next, we have Neha who is a passionate foodie and often cooks and clicks pictures of her food at home. She started this food blog, Tummy Cravings, as a medium to share her homemade recipes with everyone and to share her reviews on various food restaurants that she has tried so far. She also documents all food-related information on her blog and is a big fan of Punjabi dishes, Italian dishes, and desserts which is why you will a lot of it on her blog.
Her food blog is simple and easy to follow and is a perfect place for a foodie to find all food-related events in Pune. Apart from updating the readers with the upcoming food events, Neha also shares posts on festival delicacies where you can find a short and sweet recipe to make the upcoming festival sweets. If you want some cooking tips to better your cooking skills then Tummy Cravings is your blog to read. The best thing about Tummy Cravings is that most of the recipes on this blog are direct and contain no introduction so beginner cooks will find it easy to follow and make the dishes and the step-by-step photographs will further help in the cause.
#4. Kamal Kitchen
Whether you want honest and updated reviews on the Pune restaurants or wish to try some different recipe at home, Kamal Kitchen is certainly one of the best food blogs to check out. Pragati Bidkar is the blogger behind this food blog who is also a published author for a cookbook in which she explains how you can prepare something delicious with minimum ingredients. She loves cooking Indian food and wants everyone around the world to try making Indian dishes at home which is why she started her food blog.
On her food blog, you will find reviews on various restaurants in Pune and all her cookbook details so that you can purchase it if you wish too. Her recipes are divided into 7 main categories like Vegan, Mexican, Asian, Continental, etc. where she has published numerous recipes to suit your taste. In each of her post on a recipe, she first gives a detailed introduction about the dish and various ingredients used and how they are good for us along with delightful pictures that would make your mouth water. This is followed by the recipe ingredients and instructions which are concise and easy to follow and can help you in becoming an experienced cook in no time at all.
#5. Lemon in Ginger
When you first come across this food blog, you will be blown away by the design and the photographs shared here. The blog has a nice and sophisticated design where you can easily find recipes that you wish to try and more information on the various restaurants and dishes that you might be interested in checking out. Also, the photographs on this food blog are completely mesmerizing and will you in awe of the dish. Here you will find several categories which include European, Desserts, Pies and Tarts, Events and Workshops, etc. to choose from.
In all the food categories, you will find numerous recipes that you can try at home. Once you open a recipe, you will be charmed by the gorgeous photographs which will fill the recipe page and the recipe can also be printed which will make it easy to read for a lot of users. All the recipes on this food blog are simple and easy to follow and don’t involve too many steps, so a new cook/baker will find it easy to follow. Apart from sharing the recipes, you can also find information on various tips on baking and cooking which will make the whole process easier for you and will help you to better your skills. Another great thing about this food blog is that it will keep you updated on the latest food events and workshops and will also offer you tutorials on food photography to try hands on it. If you are planning to open a food blog then this is the best place to start and you should definitely subscribe to it to stay updated.
#6. The Tiny Taster
Roxanne Bamboat is another awesome food blogger who has previously received the 2014 IFBA Best Food Blogger Award for her food blog, The Tiny Taster. She is a tiny little thing who loves to travel and eat and is greatly obsessed with food of all kinds. She shares her love for food on her food blog where she writes reviews about the different food that she samples all over the city and also shares a few recipes of her own. She is also trying to expand her food blog into a travel blog and has started adding a few posts on the same.
However, her blog still remains more food-centric and you will find that she not only samples the food of her own city but also of other countries that she visits and helps her readers with the best eating places. You will find numerous dessert, baked goods, chicken, etc. recipes which not only will taste good but are quite healthy for you too. Each of her recipes is detailed and includes lots of pictures at each step to make it easier for her readers to follow the instructions. Trust me, this is one food blog that you want to stay updated on if you want to try new and healthy recipes at home.
#7. Lazy 2 Cook, Loves 2 Eat
Pooja Shinde is another foodie who actually never started taking an active interest in cooking and baking before she got married. In her own words, she was a ‘very lazy cook’ and this only changed after marriage when going into kitchen became unavoidable. She started experimenting with her food and starting loving cooking and baking for her blog. She started this food blog in an attempt to share her kitchen journey with other people and to learn new and traditional recipes while blogging about it.
On this food blog, you will find reviews on various restaurants and dishes that can be found in Pune which Pooja often explores for new food and a few cooking-related items that she recommends for every cook to own. She shares recipes for different categories like summer drinks, rice dishes, baking, baby food recipes, and so on and divides them into proper menus making it easier for readers to follow. Each of her recipe posts is nicely prepared and includes a small introduction to the dish along with several amazing photographs which are taken by her at home. Then she writes about the ingredients and steps to follow which are extremely easy to follow and execute and will make you feel like a skilled cook/baker in the first try. If you are looking for a place to inspire you to start your food making journey then this is definitely food blog to read.
#8. Royal Chef Sujata
Sujata Virendra Nerukar is a famous cookery expert and food advisor who currently lives in Pune and has her own food blog called Royal Chef Sujata to help fellow cooks and bakers. All the food recipes and articles shared on this food blog are unique and experimented by Sujata herself before being documented and is a great way to keep recipes and cooking tips organized for readers in search of it. You will find recipes for different cuisines on this food blog, from Chinese to Maharashtrian and many specialty dishes as well which will help you in giving a good cooking/baking experience.
You will find recipes in both English and Marathi on this food blog and the recipes are properly segregated into categories like snacks, sweets, chicken, modak, etc. which makes it easier for readers to understand. Apart from sharing recipes, you will also find tutorials on food blogging and use of simple ingredients to make homemade remedies and other food items. The recipes on her food blog are short and simple to understand with easy to implement steps which makes it interesting for the readers and the presence of a single picture of the product helps the user in visualizing the outcome. Overall, this is a great food blog for beginner cooks.
#9. Everyday Veg Cooking
This is yet inspirational food blog for all the foodies out there is the Everyday Veg Cooking by Suman who lives in Pune with her family and is a full-time homemaker. If you love Indian dishes, especially the vegetarian ones then you need to check out this food blog for amazing and easy recipes to try at your home. This food blog is perfect for anyone who is just starting to develop an interest in cooking or likes to indulge in some delicious, vegetarian meals at home every now and then.
You will find all kinds of recipes here on condiments, salads, drinks, bread, sweets, and so on, all of them vegetarian and perfect for a healthy diet. There are also some cooking tips and tricks found here on how to make paneer at home or how to preserve fruits along with some benefits for ingredients used in common dishes. If you love baking then you will also find some egg-less baking recipes here to satisfy your vegetarian palate. The recipes on this food blog are simple and easy to understand and quite interesting too. Also, a few pictures showing the before and after product for these recipes really helps in visualizing it and can help you in experimenting better at home.
#10. The Cook’s Cottage
Another go-to blog to read everything related to food in Pune is Jyoti Sahani’s food blog, The Cook’s Cottage where she shares her knowledge on food and shares mouthwatering photographs to pine over. The recipe collection on this food blog is huge and entails food categories like vegetarian recipes, fish recipes, chutney recipes, juice recipes, international food, sweet tooth, and the list goes on. This is one of the best places to find information on various Indian recipes and food along with cooking techniques and detailed instructions.
You will also find healthy and organic recipes on her food blog along with reviews on Pune restaurants that you can try out. There are also several baking recipes found here which can help you in learning baking as well and don’t worry, all the recipes are simple and easy to understand. All the recipes are small and concise and contain information on the ingredients and the method which will be quite easy to execute. Another thing to note is that this food blog has also been named by Saveur as one of The World’s Favorite Blogs so you better bookmark it if you want amazing recipes to try at home every day.