Wednesday, February 27, 2013



Privacy Policy for
At Shwetainthekitchen, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. This privacy policy outlines the type of personal information that is received and collected by www. and how it is used.
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This page will be updated from time to time. You should check this page to ensure that you are up-to-date with the latest policy. This policy was last updated on 2/27/2015.

Like most other websites, makes use of log files. The information inside the log file like IP address or other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Based on the logs, we may collect the following information:
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

We use this information to improve the content of the blog as well as understand the pattern of visits and users on the site.

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Cookies used by Google analytics in particular are really important for us to understand our visitors on the site. We use it to measure traffic at different times and places in the world.

Some of our advertisers partners may use and web beacons on our site. We do not have control over cookies placed by advertisers. We may use advertising service vendors to help present advertisements on the website. Privacy policy of the networks being used are below where you should be able to find more information.

The Ad vendors may use cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies to serve you advertisements tailored to interests you have shown by browsing on this and other sites you have visited, to determine whether you have seen a particular advertisement before and to avoid sending you duplicate advertisements. In doing so, these vendors may collect non-personal data such as your browser type, your operating system, Web pages visited, time of visits, content viewed, ads viewed, and other click stream data. The use of cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies by these advertising service vendors is subject to their own privacy policies, not ours, and Service Provider disclaims all liability in connection therewith. 

You should go through the individual privacy policy and make sure you understand how you can disable cookies/optout if required.

Links to other websites
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Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways

  • whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
  • If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by contacting us.         

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us.

Monday, February 25, 2013

Fusilli with Roasted Tomato & Basil Pesto - Roasted Tomato & Basil Pesto

Fusilli with Roasted Tomato & Basil Pesto is an Italian main-course dish (Entree) comprising of pasta mixed with a sauce called Pesto & garnished with cheese. My hubby & me totally love the classic pesto made using Basil, but a step ahead in combining the basil & roasted tomatoes resulted in even more awesome & yummy pesto. The combination of tangy tomatoes & sweet basil really blends well. 

Monday, February 18, 2013

Oven Roasted Tomatoes - Slow Roasted Tomatoes

Oven Roasted Tomatoes are a great way to preserve tomatoes & use them later as required. These roasted tomatoes are versatile, you could add them to salad, pasta's, sandwiches or even make a spread or pesto from them. In-fact I even like to snack on them, they are that delicious.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Stuffed Tomato - Stuffed Tomatoes - One Pot Meal

Valentine's day is a celebration of love & affection and symbolized by color red & hearts.   Initially had planned to post a sweet/dessert recipe suitable for this mood but couldn't get my mind off the red color. After thinking which would be apt recipe to share for this love struck occasion I couldn't stop thinking of a tomato recipe.  Stuffed tomato - is a one such one pot meal recipe perfect for a romantic lunch/dinner with your loved one. 

Monday, February 4, 2013

Oven Roasted Potato Fries - Baked Potato Fries

Are you a Big Fan of potato (french) fries but often curb your cravings to avoid this unhealthy fast food? Well here's a solution to that - Oven Roasted/Baked Potato Fries. I know frying always gives that additional flavor to any dish but the process definitely decreases its nutritional value too. So now a days these crispy baked fries which are equally appetizing & satiating are my go to option be it snacking or serving them as sides with Burger. No more guilt trips required after eating these delights.