Bataat Wada | Potato Wada | Aloo Bonda

Bataat Wada

Bataat Wada (Batata Wada) or Potato Wada or Aloo Bonda is a delicious street food made in various places in India. Bataat means potato and wada means deep-fried dumplings. A delicious stir fry with potatoes is cooked and coated with besan or chickpea flour and are deep-fried. Batata wadas are a famous street food in… 

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Avaryachi Usli | Field Beans Stir Fry | Avarekalu Usli

Avaryachi Usli

When he tells me that he will soak and pressure cook the field beans/avarekalu/avare, you just make the stir fry, I can never say NO. He keeps saying that he loves the “Usli” that I cook and since I feel lazy to cook during weekdays, he himself soaks it and even pressure cooks them and… 

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Cabbage Stir Fry

Cabbage Stir Fry

Cabbage Stir Fry is a simple recipe which you can prepare for lunch or dinner. You can have this stir fry with rotis or phulkas. Cabbage Stir Fry is a simple and easy to make recipe. It is a meal in itself. Cabbage is very good for diabetic people. I made a simple stir fry with… 

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Pudina Pulao Recipe And TTK Prestige Microwave Pressure Cooker – A Product Review

Prestige Microwave Pressure Cooker

Today’s recipe is mint rice or pudina pulao which I made using my Prestige Microwave Pressure Cooker. Yes you heard it right! Prestige Microwave Pressure Cooker – the first Microwave Pressure Cooker in India. Whenever we speak about pressure cookers, Prestige is the brand which first comes to our mind. Prestige Microwave Pressure cooker is… 

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Sarson Ka Saag

Sarson Ka Saag

Sarson Ka Saag is a healthy curry which is normally made during the winter season in Northern parts of India specially Punjab. In English, Sarson Ka Saag is known as mustard greens. Traditionally this dish is served with makki di roti which means maize flour flat bread and a blob of butter. This is a… 

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Stuffed Mushroom

Stuffed Mushroom

Stuffed Mushroom is a delicious dish which can be served as starters or appetisers. While choosing mushrooms for making stuffed mushrooms, choose button mushrooms which are not too small. The stuffing is made with mushroom stems, onion, tomato and garlic mixture. You can even add finely cut prawns or clams to the stuffing. Top the… 

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Pepper Cauliflower | Cauliflower Pepper Fry

Pepper cauliflower

Pepper cauliflower is a delicious and nutritious side dish which can be served for lunch along with jeera rice and dal. The dish is very simple and easy to cook and is ideal for packing in the lunch box too. This is a simple stir fry with the taste of salt and pepper. I normally… 

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Goan Masoorchi Usali | Brown Lentil Stir Fry

Goan Masoorchi Usali

Goan Masoorchi Usali is a quick and simple stir fry that we make in Goa. In Goa we make different types of usali or usal. Goan Moogachi usali (green gram stir fry) and chanyachi usali (gram stir fry) is all time favorite. However, I thought of making this usali with masoor and it turned delicious…. 

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Aloo,Gajar And Matar Ki Subzi

Aloo,Gajar And Matar Ki Subzi

Today’s recipe is Aloo,Gajar And Matar Ki Subzi without onion and without garlic. This subzi turns delicious and can be eaten on fasting days too. During the holy month of Shravan and during Navratri many people try pure veg no onion no garlic dishes. Try this recipe and I am sure everyone at home will… 

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Green Moong And Vegetable Idlis

Green Moong and vegetable idli

Green Moong And Vegetable Idlis are a perfect way to have healthy breakfast needed to kick start our day. Since these idlis are made with moong or green gram instead of rice, they are ideal for diabetic people. Green gram are high in protein and are packed with vitamins and minerals. I have also added… 

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Mexican Low Fat Fish Wraps

HEalthy fish wraps

Mexican Low Fat Fish Wraps makes a delicious snack. I have used basa fish fillets in this recipe. You can have grilled fish to preserve the nutritional value of fish. You can also shallow fry the marinated fish fillets and add them to the wraps. Fish as you know are fish in omega 3 fatty… 

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Lauki Thepla | Bottle Gourd Thepla

Lauki Thepla

Lauki Thepla or Doodhi Thepla is a healthy and delicious flat bread which can be packed in the tiffin boxes or had for breakfast or dinner. These can also be made and carried while travelling. You can serve lauki thepla with curds or pickle or any vegetable of your choice. We loved having it with… 

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Egg Dum Biryani

Egg dum biryani

Egg Dum Biryani is a delicious preparation of rice, spicy masala paste and boiled eggs. Serve this dish with raita. You can make this biryani and serve this for parties. Sometimes you can pack it in lunch box too. I had prepared this egg dum biryani today and my family loved it. My daughter told… 

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Pepper Idlis

Wondering what to cook with left over idlis? Wondering what to serve as a healthy evening snack? Want to eat something healthy but spicy and chatpatta? Try these pepper idlis. Every bite of these idlis are filled with deliciousness. They are very easy to cook and can be easily made with either fresh idlis or… 

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Mixed Sprouts Sandwich

Looking for healthy recipes to pack in kids or your snack box? Wanting to lose weight and looking for recipes which can help you with this? Want to shed bad cholesterol? Well there is a miracle ingredient which can help you to achieve all of this. It is nothing else but sprouts. So use this… 

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Noodle Cutlets

Noodle cutlets is an innovative way to make your child eat veges. These cutlets taste yummy and since they are made with noodles children love them. You can add any type of veges to these cutlets and they get ready in few minutes. I have added onion, tomato, capsicum and carrots. You can even add… 

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Stuffed Jackfruit | Jackfruit Recipes

Today’s dish is a totally new innovation. This dish is another successful attempt at allowing my pillar of strength “my hubby” in the kitchen. From innovating software products and getting multiple US Patents on his innovations, he is helping me create yummy recipes in my kitchen now. Some of his cooking innovations include the yummy… 

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Pudina Chutney

Pudina Chutney

Pudina Chutney or Mint chutney is what we all make regularly to have with parathas or dosas. Some people add curds to this chutney and serve it with tandoori dishes. You can even add this chutney and make delicious sandwiches. This chutney can be used as a base for make wraps too. Pudina has number… 

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Sprouted Chickpea Stir Fry | Black Chana Usal

Today’s recipe is sprouted black chick pea usali. This is a simple stir fry which I make for the busy weekday nights. The recipe gets cooked within few minutes and is delicious too. If you don’t like to have it for dinner, you can have it for breakfast too. It is nutritious and gives you… 

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Mushroom Xacuti | Mushroom Tonak

Mushroom Tondak

Mushroom Xacuti or Mushroom Tondak or Tonak is another authentic Goan traditional recipe. The recipe tastes the best when cooked using wild or forest mushrooms. In Goa, we get the forest mushrooms only during the rainy season. They are plucked by the people living in the forest as only they know which forest mushrooms are… 

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Corn Salsa

Corn Salsa is a healthy and nutritious dish which is made with corn kernels. Add different vegetables like chopped onion, chopped tomatoes, chopped bell peppers and chopped carrots (optional) to this. Then garnish with lemon juice, salt and red chili powder. I love this corn salsa a bit spicy, so I added chopped green chili… 

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Broccoli And Aloo Lifafa Paratha

Broccoli And Aloo Lifafa Paratha

Broccoli And Aloo Lifafa Paratha – the name itself makes you think what the recipe is? You might be wondering what a lifafa paratha is right. Well today’s recipe not as complicated as it sounds. Lifafa means an envelope in Hindi. This envelop contains the stuffing which in our recipe is made with broccoli and… 

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