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Recipe Brinjal potato green peas curry

Brinjal potato green peas curry

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 10 min
Ingredients: 1 medium brinjal diced 2 medium potato diced 1/2 cup green peas 3-4 tablespoon fresh grated coconut 1 teaspoon chilli powder 1 teaspoon turmeric powd...
Recipe Sprouted matki pulao (moth beans pilaf)

Sprouted matki pulao (moth beans pilaf)

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 25 min
Ingredients: Moth Beans 1 cup, sprouted Basmati rice 1 cup Spring onions 4-6, chopped Green pepper 1 medium, chopped Ginger 1 piece Green chili 1 Cloves 2 G...
Recipe Safaid keema, maybe?: ground meat with potatoes in scented (off) white sauce

Safaid keema, maybe?: ground meat with potatoes in scented (off) white sauce

Main Dish Very Easy 20 min 40 min
Ingredients: 1-2 teaspoons vegetable oil 3 cups thinly sliced onions 1 head garlic, minced 3 inch piece of ginger, minced 1 teaspoon tomato paste 1 1/2 libras g...
Recipe Sandwich dhokla, sandwich pakodas, bhel masala & chilli pakoda

Sandwich dhokla, sandwich pakodas, bhel masala & chilli pakoda

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 25 min
Ingredients: 1) Sandwich Dhokla: 1 cup gram flour 1 teaspoon green chillies, chopped 1 cup sour curd A pinch of asafoetida 1 tablespoon oil 4 green chillies 1/2 t...
Recipe Mixed dal, tandoori roti & punjabi chicken masala

Mixed dal, tandoori roti & punjabi chicken masala

Main Dish Easy 40 min 55 min
Ingredients: 1)Mixed Dal: ½ cup masoor dal ( red lentils ) ½ cup tur dal ( yellowsplit lentls ) ½ cup moong dal ( split moong beans ) 2 medium onions, chopped 4 to...
Recipe Grilled fish chutney wali

Grilled fish chutney wali

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 20 min
Ingredients: 500 g whole red snapper or pomfret fillets ½ teaspoon salt for marinade ½ teaspoon turmeric powder ½ teaspoon red chilli powder 2 teaspoon juice of l...
Recipe Another everyday quick curry: safaid keema mattar

Another everyday quick curry: safaid keema mattar

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 20 min
Ingredients: 10 fingerling potatoes or other type of new potatoes, scrubbed and quartered 2 tablespoons ghee or canola oil 1 1/2 cups onions, thinly sliced 1 teas...
Recipe Vegan potato pizza

Vegan potato pizza

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 30 min
Ingredients: 1) For pizza : Pizza Crust - 1, homemade or store-bought Potato - 1 medium, thinly sliced Tempeh crumbles - 3 tablespoons (Recipe follows) Pizza sauc...
Recipe Indian inspired carrots and lentil soup

Indian inspired carrots and lentil soup

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 25 min
Ingredients: 1/2 cup red lentils, washed and drained 1 cup sweet carrots 1/2 medium onion, diced 1 clove of garlic, minced 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder 1 teaspoon...
Recipe Shish taouk toum ? lebanese chicken skewers with garlic sauce

Shish taouk toum ? lebanese chicken skewers with garlic sauce

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 35 min
Ingredients: Shish Taouk : 3 chicken breasts, skinless, cubed Oil for brushing Cubed red bell peppers, onions, mushrooms etc [optional] For the marinade: 2 table...
Recipe Best butter chicken recipe

Best butter chicken recipe

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 35 min
Ingredients: 2 chicken breasts, cut into chunks 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 tablespoons butter ¼ teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon garlic, crushed 1 teaspoon ginger,...
Recipe Horsegram sprouts masala ( hurulikalu palya) and rasam

Horsegram sprouts masala ( hurulikalu palya) and rasam

Main Dish Very Easy 25 min 20 min
Ingredients: Soaked and sprouted Hurulikalu 2 cups Grated coconut ½ cup Mustard seeds 1table spoon Jeera 1 table spoon Hing a pinch Tamarind water 10 tablespoon...
Recipe Beans usili( green beans and lentils fry)

Beans usili( green beans and lentils fry)

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 40 min
Ingredients: Beans (finely chopped)-250 g Onion small( sliced)-1 Red chilly powder/Paprika powder-1 teaspoon Turmeric powder-1/4 teaspoon Hing/Asafetida-pinch Sal...
Recipe Poha Dosa / Atukulu Attlu / Sponge Dosa / Challa Attu / Set Dosa / Neaten Rice Indian Pancake

Poha Dosa / Atukulu Attlu / Sponge Dosa / Challa Attu / Set Dosa / Neaten Rice Indian Pancake

(3 votes), (1)
Ingredients:- Rice -1 cup (any rice ) Poha-1 cup Fenugreek Seeds / Methi-2 tsp Sour Yogurt/ Butter milk-2 cups Salt to taste Oil-for spray Soda-1/2 tsp (optional) Method:- Wash and soak the rice,Soak the poha and methi seeds together in yog
Recipe Microwave Gor Papdi with Badam and a very Happy Holi to All (Indian Sweet Dish with Almonds)

Microwave Gor Papdi with Badam and a very Happy Holi to All (Indian Sweet Dish with Almonds)

(1 vote)
This year, our Holi celebrations are going to be done on a very low key by just going to the temple to pray, as we feel that we shouldn't be celebrating in a big way whilst our friends in Japan are going through a tough time. Since childhood, Japan has
Recipe Indian Herbs & Spices That Promote Health & Wellness, Part I

Indian Herbs & Spices That Promote Health & Wellness, Part I

(1 vote)
Spice Box Spices are an integral part of vegetarian food. Adding spice to your life may reduce heart disease and diabetes. Seasonings are a concentrated source of disease- fighting phenols. Allspice, cinnamon, cloves, marjoram, mint, oregano, ros
Recipe Cookbook Recipes- Indian Flavours by Marut Sikka

Cookbook Recipes- Indian Flavours by Marut Sikka

(1 vote), (1)
I read and re-read the title I have given to this post again. And I looked at the cookbook I had just finished admiring. After so many days of drooling at the dishes this person cooked on TV, I finally gave in and searched for the book and now I am a prou
Recipe Indian Paan

Indian Paan

(11 votes), (3)
Paan is an ethic Indian chew usually served at the end of a meal and in ceremonies such as weddings , receptions and religious festivals, Betel leaves or paan , as they are popularly known. , can be bought in nearly every street corner of India. They
Recipe Flat Indian Bread :Roti N Naan

Flat Indian Bread :Roti N Naan

(2 votes)
Roti is generally a South Asian bread made from wholemeal flour, traditionally known as atta flour , that originated and is consumed in India , Pakistan , Bangladesh and Sri Lanka . The Indian bread naan , in contrast, is a yeast-leavened bread.
Recipe Phagila Podi ~ Konkani Style Deep Fried Kantola (Indian Teasel Gourd / Spiky Gourd)

Phagila Podi ~ Konkani Style Deep Fried Kantola (Indian Teasel Gourd / Spiky Gourd)

(1 vote)
So much to do, so little time! Readers, I am just not able to find quality time to laze over my computer, debating which recipe to post next. My blog is facing intermittent outages, you may have noticed this. Its not the dearth of recipes that is to be bl
Recipe Masala Pasta/Indian Style Pasta

Masala Pasta/Indian Style Pasta

(1 vote)
Pasta, we can cook it in many ways.This's Asian/Indian style Pasta dish.Very simple fulfilling dish.I used Shell Pasta.U can use any type as u like.U can add some striped Vegetables.(Carrot(R)Beans) How to cook Pasta: For 1 cup pasta brin
Recipe Ribbon Sandwich | Tri Coloured Sandwich | Indian Republic Day Special

Ribbon Sandwich | Tri Coloured Sandwich | Indian Republic Day Special

(1 vote)
Tomorrow, the 26th of January is India's Republic Day and it is the first time that I am not in the country. But that doesn't stop me from celebrating it. Does it? Over the years I have tried to prepare something that symbolizes the Tri Coloured Indian fl
Recipe Indian Milk Cake

Indian Milk Cake

(1 vote)
Milk cake ....yummm, reminds of the sweet shop of my city, made some delicious milk cakes. It used to be our favorite pick from that store on the occasions of Rakshabandhan and Diwali. I am so happy that I found this recipe here and now I can make it my
Recipe Egg Roast( Boiled eggs roasted with Indian spices).

Egg Roast( Boiled eggs roasted with Indian spices).

(1 vote)
Ingredients Hard boiled Eggs( shell removed and halved)-5 Onion medium( minced)-1 Ginger( minced)-1" Garlic cloves( minced)-4 Curry leaves and Coriander leaves-few Red chili powder-1 1/2tsps Sombu/ Aniseed powder- 1tsp Turmeric pow