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Dry Green Peas Masala

Dry Green Peas Masala

Recently I organized my pantry, lived with the mess since my toddlers’s first birthday. Since then, it had become a dumping ground for food, craft and toys. It was not just an eye sore but also becoming a battle ground to figure out what to cook […]

Salmon Fish Curry

Salmon Fish Curry

Grilled fish is the most convenient way to include in your diet. But on weekdays, we can go an extra mile and make something special out of the same fish. Fish curry is one such recipe which is perfect for weekends. Fish is simmered in […]

Easy No-fail Dal Fry Recipe

Easy No-fail Dal Fry Recipe

Spicy, tangy, yummylicious dal tempered with ghee and garlic is an easy and no fail recipe. Serve it with simple steamed white rice, pickle and papad for finger licking meal. Dal, the most loved comfort food and so easy to make. This dal recipe has all the flavors of […]

Swiss chard and lentils with coconut

Swiss chard and lentils with coconut

Swiss chard and lentils with coconut is a healthy recipe that can be served over brown rice or quinoa for a complete meal. There is something satisfying about eating healthy wholesome meal, especially when you make it with few basic ingredients. Chard and lentils is one […]

Red Beans and Rice {Rajma chawal} Recipe

Red Beans and Rice {Rajma chawal} Recipe

Red kidney beans and rice is an all time favorite dish and perfect for the colder months. Rajma masala or curry can be served with roti/chapati or rice. The leftovers can also be used in tortilla wraps. In this recipe, I have used raw kidney beans. But, […]

Mung Beans with Fenugreek leaves

Mung Beans with Fenugreek leaves

There is nothing more comforting than having hot soup or stew on a chilly night. I like to make these lentil based stews and eat just by itself with a scoop of greek yogurt. Most of the time it is either mung bean or brown lentils. […]