Spring Rolls

Most Indians especially kids love spring rolls.Spring rolls are a large variety of filled, rolled appetizers or dim sum found in East Asian and Southeast Asian cuisine. The name is a literal translation of the Chinese chūn juǎn. INGREDIENTS Onion or Shallots-2,3 Tomatoes-2 Carrots-3 Capsicum-1 Ginger-1 inch piece Green Chili-3,4 Garlic-5,6 cloves Cabbage-1 small Noodles-250…

Pav Bhaji -a Indian Street Delight

Popular in street food throughout India.This one is an elaborate recipe so make sure you take your time with this one.Its a great way to incorporate veggies in your diet and taste spicy and savoury.It originated in Mumbai but is prepared throughout India for its texture and unique flavours.It tastes best when served hot with…

Roadside Pav Sandwich

Whats better than a roadside treat in the easy breezy summer? Lets kickstart the weekend with some tasty delight at home.Its okay to ditch healthy dinner its Friday Night Baby ❤ Weekends here ! Vada Pav Sandwich with a Twist ❤ INGREDIENTS Pav-4 Butter-50g Mustard Oil-1 tablespoon Desiccated Coconut-1 bowl Onion-1 large Garlic-10,12 cloves Dry…

Indian Pancakes

Indian Pancakes also called ‘Malpuas’ in Hindi are a popular desert during festivals and is served as offering to god.Its prepared in pure ghee which is also prepared at home from milk, nothing store bought is preferred.Its not a difficult recipe and anyone can make it.Without further ado lets get started. INGREDIENTS Whole Wheat flour-200g…

Punjabi Style Chole Masala

INGREDIENTS Chole or Garbanzo Beans-300g Onion-1 Ginger-1 inch piece Garlic-4,5 Green Chilli-2 Tomato-2 Coriander Leaves-a bunch Lemon-1(for garnish) Oil-2 tablespoon SPICES Cumin Seeds & Powder-1 teaspoon each Coriander Seeds & Powder-1 teaspoon each Mustard-1 teaspoon Bay Leaves-1 Dry Red Chilli-1 Black Peppercorns-1/2 teaspoon Star Anise-1 Nutmeg-1/8 teaspoon Cloves-2,3 Cardamom-2 Cinnamon-1/2 inch piece Nigella Seeds-1/2 teaspoon…

Cherry Chocolate Cookies

Sweet decadent melt int he mouth cookies on a breezy summer Saturday afternoon at the comfort of your home, doesn’t it sound amazing?Lets get started on the recipe shall we 🙂   INGREDIENTS All-Purpose flour-3 tablespoon Gram Flour-1 tablespoon Baking Powder-1/2 teaspoon Milk-100ml Salt-1/8 teaspoon Granulated Sugar-2 tablespoon Clarified Butter or Ghee-2 tablespoon Cherries-6,7 Jam…

Baking 101

Kickstart your weekend with some homemade cakes and bakes.I got a few requests on how to bake and what it takes to make one.Here are some common ingredients that you need to have: All-purpose flour , Vanilla(essence, paste, pods), Baking Powder,Baking Soda,Sugar(Granulated,Brown,Icing),Butter,Eggs,Cream of Tartar,Activated Yeast.Here is a quick summary of why each ingredient is important.Of…

JALAPENO PICKLES

Everyone loves pickles, especially jalapeños.They are a rich source of Vitamin C and give the much required sour and acidic flavour to the bread. No need to run down to the store to buy pickles next time.Try this simple and easy pickle recipe at home and enjoy unlimited supply of toppings to spice up your…

French Crepes

Crepes are thin wafer life pancakes which are quite popular with ice creams, jams and toppings of all kinds.They are very easy to make and require items that are probably already there in your kitchen.Perfect for breakfast and comfort food for any time of the day. Strawberry Filled French Crepes ❤ INGREDIENTS Wheat Flour-1 cup…

DONUT Worry Be Happy

Who doesn’t love Donuts? but do you know that you can make donuts at home.It is a time consuming recipe but its totally worth the patience.Here are the ingredients that you will need. INGREDIENTS All purpose flour-250g Granulated Sugar-100g Yeast-1 packet Baking Powder-1 teaspoon Eggs-2 Vanilla Essence-1 teaspoon Butter-100g Water-100ml Chocolate Chips-1 cup Sprinkles-1 cup…

Star Fruit Preserves

Star fruit a tropical fruit, also known as a carambola, is famous for containing a boatload of antioxidants, potassium, vitamin C, and fiber. Another bonus: Unlike many fruits, star fruit, popular in Thailand, is low in sugar.Here is a simple quick recipe of this exotic fruit. Snippet INGREDIENTS Star Fruit-2,3 Ginger-1/2 inch piece Lime-1 Cinnamon-1/2…

Satvik Food-Sabudana Khichdi

Sabudana Khichdi is usually made during fasting days-navratri,ekadashi,mahashivratri.Its sago cooked with potatoes and peanuts.Its energy packed and a healthy food recipe.Its vegan, gluten free and great for breakfast.If you aren’t preparing this recipe during fasts you can customise to add dry fruits and make it even more nutrient rich.Kids love this so its great for…