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Mixed Vegetable Cutlet

Mixed Vegetable Cutlet

Cutlets, an easy snack recipe which people seem to have forgotten about it. The first time I ever ate a cutlet was at a Christmas lunch party more than a decade ago. The lunch was hosted by one of my sister’s friend and then I […]

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 […]

Roasted Eggplant Curry (Baingan Bharta)

Roasted Eggplant Curry (Baingan Bharta)

Baingan Bharta is a traditional north Indian recipe where the eggplant is roasted on an open flame or tandoor until charred. It is then sauteed with onion, garlic, chillies and tomatoes along with a few basic spices and served with Indian roti or pita bread. […]

Jeera Rice

Jeera Rice

Jeera rice is a simple rice recipe that makes the usual plain rice flavorful and aromatic with only a few whole spices. Serve it with a simple dal fry or palak paneer. Or, add some sauteed vegetables like green beans, green peas, carrots, bell peppers, and […]

Cabbage Kofta in Cashew Tomato Curry

Cabbage Kofta in Cashew Tomato Curry

Cabbage Kofta in creamy tomato based gravy is perfect for days when you want to make something special for your family. Koftas are fried dumplings served over creamy tomato sauce (the gravy), usually made from ground meat mixed with spices and herbs. Lauki kofta, cabbage kofta, […]

Yogurt Rice or Curd Rice

Yogurt Rice or Curd Rice

Yogurt rice, an easy summer recipe for days when you are too tired.. The sun in Florida is always shining way more than I can handle. I am definitely not a cold climate person but this heat is unbearable too. And, the summer is yet […]

Sprouts Salad with Greek Yogurt Dressing

Sprouts Salad with Greek Yogurt Dressing

Mung bean sprouts salad with greek yogurt dressing is a crunchy fiber rich salad. Salads – colorful, crunchy, loaded with variety of fresh raw ingredients are simply screaming ‘I am healthy. You are going to lose weight, have a glowing skin, have more energy, you know I […]

Falafel Recipe

Falafel Recipe

Falafel – deep fried crispy chickpea fritters served in pita pockets or as an appetizer. Falafel recipe is a popular Middle Eastern recipe. It is known to have originated in Egypt. The star ingredient of this dish is chickpeas. It is soaked, drained and blended with few […]

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 […]

Broccoli And Carrot Cutlet

Broccoli And Carrot Cutlet

Broccoli and Carrot cutlet – Easy, gluten free and egg-less appetizer or snack recipe! Recently, I bought a big bag of broccoli florets from Costco. In spite of using it every day, there is still half a bag left in the fridge. Bored with all […]