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Recipe Indian-style curry with sweet potatoes, eggplant, green beans and chickpeas

Indian-style curry with sweet potatoes, eggplant, green beans and chickpeas

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Eating out in restaurants is often a good way to (re)discover ingredients which one might have never used or not used for a long time. When we think about what we want to cook we sometimes get inspired by recent restaurants visit. Not so much in terms of
Recipe Indian Mava Minicakes With Pistachios & Saffron

Indian Mava Minicakes With Pistachios & Saffron

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Tuesday,8th March is our wedding anniversay.I wanted to make something to refresh memories of Pune,a bustling metropolis near Mumbai,India.I couldn t think of anything else but Mava cake, a unique speciality from Pune/Mumbai bakeries to recapture the mo
Recipe Potatoes With Dried Chillies (Indian Style)

Potatoes With Dried Chillies (Indian Style)

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I invented this simple recipe with just a few ingredients. Its a great and spicy dish which does not take much of your time to prepare. Potatoes are a big craze with my family and any dish cooked with potatoes are surely a sell out. Do give a try and
Recipe Sev Puri (Poori) : An Indian Savoury Snack

Sev Puri (Poori) : An Indian Savoury Snack

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There are some great snacks that Indians love making. These are served up in most Indian restaurants as starters. If you visit any Indian homes, they usually manage to serve you some snacks put together using various ingredients they have in their cupboa
Recipe bhindi recipes – 11 indian bhindi recipes | easy okra recipes

Bhindi recipes – 11 indian bhindi recipes | easy okra recipes

collection of indian bhindi recipes . bhindi also known as okra or lady finger is cooked in different ways in india, depending on the region or part of india. so there are various ways of using bhindi to make delicious recipes. apart from making sab
Recipe Brown Rice & Red Beaten Rice Dosa With Onion-Tomato Chutney | Indian Pancake | Vegan | Gluten Free | Dairy Free | Step Wise

Brown Rice & Red Beaten Rice Dosa With Onion-Tomato Chutney | Indian Pancake | Vegan | Gluten Free | Dairy Free | Step Wise

Hi All!! Sorry for being away from the blog all of a sudden..the intention was definitely not to disappear but somehow life became too busy with traveling, then unpacking and getting back to a regular routine.. I’m posting yet another healthy preparat
Recipe Susiyam (traditional south Indian snack)

Susiyam (traditional south Indian snack)

Susiyam or seeyam is a traditional sweet dish famous in south tamilnadu mainly in Nagerkoil,Trinelveli, Kariakudi will be made for festive seasons.....My Mom method will be diff from my in-law method...but both tastes awesome...The difference is the di
Recipe Onion Rava Dosa Recipe – Instant Rava Dosa Recipe | South Indian Breakfast Recipes

Onion Rava Dosa Recipe – Instant Rava Dosa Recipe | South Indian Breakfast Recipes

Onion Rava Dosa is a popular breakfast recipe of South India. It also happens to be one of the most ordered recipe at any hotel for breakfast as they serve it thin and crisp like paper roast with 3 types of chutneys and sambar. The juicy and succulent
Recipe Milagu Rasam Recipe – Pepper Rasam | Quick South Indian Rasam Recipes

Milagu Rasam Recipe – Pepper Rasam | Quick South Indian Rasam Recipes

Milagu (pepper) rasam is my favorite to eat during lunch especially during cold season. I had been making this rasam almost daily for the past 15 days or so to combat my son’s cold and sore throat due to coughing. It really works wonders if you have a bad
Recipe Chilli Idli Recipe – Indian Chinese Chilli Idli Fry Recipe | Easy Lunch Box Recipes for Kids

Chilli Idli Recipe – Indian Chinese Chilli Idli Fry Recipe | Easy Lunch Box Recipes for Kids

Chilli Idli makes an awesome lunch box recipe for kids. Chilli idli fry is an Indo Chinese style of cooking up the left over idlis if you have at home. Sometimes I make idlis fresh and make this for my kids lunch box. It’s a dry preparation and does not i
Recipe Hing er Kochuri ar Dokaner Chola’r Daal (Asafoeida flavoured stuffed Indian fried bread and Bengal gram curry with potatoes)

Hing er Kochuri ar Dokaner Chola’r Daal (Asafoeida flavoured stuffed Indian fried bread and Bengal gram curry with potatoes)

crav·ing Noun A powerful desire for something. Synonyms longing - desire - lust - thirst - hunger - eagerness Craving is a simple word but can drive you to nuts if it decides to settle in. Like my 4 and half year old it could be really
Recipe Narkel die Chaler Payes (Indian Rice pudding with Coconut)

Narkel die Chaler Payes (Indian Rice pudding with Coconut)

Rice, the staple grain for many Indians is also believed to be very auspicious for almost all rites and rituals in Hinduism. According to Hindu Dharmashastra, food is supreme, 'Anna Parabramha or Anna parabramha swarupam. We are not supposed to waste a si
Recipe Chatpati Chaat/ Spicy Indian Starter

Chatpati Chaat/ Spicy Indian Starter

What is spicy, tangy, sweet, savoury, crispy, cool, hot, crunchy all the same time? An explosion of flavours in your mouth that will tease and tantalize your taste buds so much so that you keep craving for more long after your stomach's full. Its our all
Recipe Sabudana /Sabakki /Sago Perl Payasam/Kheer | How To Make Instant Indian Payasam

Sabudana /Sabakki /Sago Perl Payasam/Kheer | How To Make Instant Indian Payasam

Last week there wasn’t much happening in my kitchen due to sudden rush of work at office. As a result it felt as if suddenly somebody had opened the gates of flood …..cooked so much that my husband just reminded that it’s only both us here to eat.
Recipe Vazhakai Chili Recipe| South Indian Lunch Recipes

Vazhakai Chili Recipe| South Indian Lunch Recipes

If you have read the title and that has left you a wee bit stymied ( you know that south indian and chili part?), then no i have not lost my mind. This is a Chettinad style dry curry made with raw plantains. Another recipe that i have tried from Mrs. Me
Recipe Indian Gooseberry Candy|Amla Candy and Indian Gooseberry Nectar|Amla nectar

Indian Gooseberry Candy|Amla Candy and Indian Gooseberry Nectar|Amla nectar

O ur Amla tree has turned five. For the last two years, it has been bearing fruit. First time there were only a few amlas in its dainty branches. Second year the number was greater. Both the times it was a pleasure to see the translucent green amlas hang
Recipe Bhindi Aloo Tawa fry masala(okra and potatoes in a tangy indian gravy)

Bhindi Aloo Tawa fry masala(okra and potatoes in a tangy indian gravy)

Am back yet again with another recipe of Bhindi(Okra)..Bhindi Tawa fry Masala this time,and with some fried crispy potatoes alongwith. Reiterating what I wrote in my earlier post(http://www.indraniskitchenflavours.blogspot.in/2013/04/okra-with-garmflour
Recipe Thiratu Pal - Theratti Pal Recipe - Easy Indian Milk Sweet Recipes

Thiratu Pal - Theratti Pal Recipe - Easy Indian Milk Sweet Recipes

Thiratu pal is a traditional sweet recipe made with milk. Thiratu paal is also called Theratti pal in some places. My mom told that her grandmother used to make this milk sweet recipe for her whenever she went to her house for holidays. It can be made in
Recipe Fish fry indian style (ocean perch or salmon or tilapia or tuna)

Fish fry indian style (ocean perch or salmon or tilapia or tuna)

Indian style fish fry with the fish available in american stores very often. It is very easy, quick and delicious.If you would like to watch in video click here Ingredients: Fish fillets---3 olive oil/vegetable oil---4ts Rice flour/corn
Recipe EXPRESS INDIAN RICE PUDDING ... with 3 ingredients!

EXPRESS INDIAN RICE PUDDING ... with 3 ingredients!

T his Easter was very special for us. Even though it's our second Easter together, it's my first one where I am cooking everything.I was in charge of the kitchen and like to be in charge of my kitchen, only mine though :-) Planning was in progress from
Recipe Tangdi Kabab( Tender chicken pieces marinaded in Indian spices and cooked in oven).

Tangdi Kabab( Tender chicken pieces marinaded in Indian spices and cooked in oven).

Boneless Chicken pieces-500gms( you can also use Chicken Drumsticks) Olive oil/ Butter/ Ghee for basting First marinade ingredients Ginger and Garlic paste-4tbsp Red Chili powder-1tbsp( +/-) Turmeric powder-1/4tsp Hung curd/ Thick c
Recipe Vattayappam - Steamed Rice Cake from Kerala ~Indian Cooking Challenge

Vattayappam - Steamed Rice Cake from Kerala ~Indian Cooking Challenge

Indian cooking challenge for March was Vattayappam from my home state. The recipe given to us was Shn's . Shn has given a very detailed recipe. On a first glance, the recipe might look elaborate and complicated. But its not that difficult. It involves f
Recipe Gobi 65, Indian styled Cauliflower Fritters

Gobi 65, Indian styled Cauliflower Fritters

Deep frying and me don't always go well. Side line the health factors, just the intimidating thought of keeping a wok filled with sizzling hot oil and having to work with it sounds a very daunting job. Stir fries and shallow fries are common in my househo
Recipe Indian Espresso Coffee

Indian Espresso Coffee

Coffee is not something I grew up with.Mom used to be very strict about the caffeine intake of her girls.She had this weird opinion according to which too much tea or coffee would affect our complexion,health and hormonal levels in body.When I actually st



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