KingFish Fry

KingFish Fry

King Fish the king among fish. I love this fish since the time I ate it. Don’t remember since when ūüôā I remember my mom once made me eat this fish by carefully taking the rings out of it which comes after frying. Since I was not eating fish, she used to tell me to… 

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Pav / Bread

Pav recipe

Every time we went to Goa, the 1st thing my hubby would get is “Podeirale Oonde” – meaning Baker’s Bread. He would get the hot freshly baked Pav. When we used to return back to Bangalore, he would get a dozen back home and store in the fridge. He would heat and eat. He just… 

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Carrot – Onion Paratha

carrot onion paratha

In my previous post I mentioned about carrot cake. The cake turned out yummy no doubt. But I had lots of grated carrot left. I was wondering what I can do with it. I did not have the mood to prepare soup or salad. So I thought I should prepare parathas. Parathas are something which… 

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Carrot Cake

carrot cake

I thought I should improve my baking skills and thought of doing some serious baking.¬†I found this interesting cake in one of the blogs which I am following. Thought of trying my hands on it and it turned out perfect. Got some good feedback from my colleagues at office too. I used exactly the same… 

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Chana Tondak / Goan Chana Masala

Goan Chana Masala Tonak

Anything from legume family is nutritious and good for health. The white peas are commonly known as Vatane in Goa. Any types of legumes can be used to prepare tondak or curry with coconut. for most of these procedure is the same. The recipe mentioned below is something which is very common in the Goan… 

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My Favorite Idli – Sambar

Idli - Sambar

On the auspicious occasion of Gudi Padva commonly known as Ugadi in South India, I decided to cook Idli – Sambar for breakfast. My hubby was travelling from Goa to Bangalore and I thought of surprising him with this delicious breakfast. When he came home, I knew he was tired travelling the whole night. On… 

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Methi – Tomato Rice

Methi - Tomato Rice

On this lazy Sunday I was not feeling like cooking anything special. My hubby was not in town and my little one only eats non – spicy stuff. I checked my refrigerator and found methi leaves. Thought of preparing some rice baath. I just mixed whatever I felt like and it turned into a very… 

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Strawberry cookies and more awards

Strawberry cookies

I baked these wonderful Strawberry cookies after India’s wonderful victory in the World Cup 2011. My heart was touched with all the emotional moments. Very proud of the Indian team. I am dedicating these cookies to my Proud Indian Cricket Team. Long live Team India.¬† Love you guys. Ingredients: 2 tablespoon All purpose flour/maida 1… 

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Eggless Tomato Omelette and some Awards

Eggless Tomato Omelette

Eggless omelette??? You might be wondering what you are reading. Well, friends I have been doing this eggless tomato omelette after I had in one of the hotel. I normally cook this for breakfast. My hubby loves it so much that he simply eats it plain. I once prepared it in my Goa home and… 

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Shevyacho Sheero / Vermicelli Sheera

Shevyacho Sheero

Today is a wonderful day. One of the best days of my life. Why??? ¬†Is it someones birthday? Or is it due to the India – Pakistan semi – finals of World Cup 2011? Well, it is my hubby’s birthday ūüôā And lot of good things happened in my life on this day in the… 

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Coriander Dosa

Coriander Dosa

I felt like innovating a little more with Dosas. Instead of preparing the normal dosa, I thought I should go one step further and prepare the coriander dosa. I just tried it and it turned out really great.¬†Above all I have done this dosa without oil which makes them even more healthy. If you have… 

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Radish Subzi

Radish Subzi

¬†Since the day I fell in love with radish, I have started getting them home and experimenting with them in various ways. I was looking out for radish with leaves. Most of the grocery stores in Bangalore only sell the radish by discarding the leaves. I was on a hunt for radish with leaves. One… 

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Potato Capsicum Fry

Potato Capsicum Fry

It was Sankashti¬†Chaturthi. This was a special one as it came on Tuesday and is well known as Angarki¬†Chaturthi. Mom called up early morning to remind me that I should fast today or at least eat pure veg food. She also told me that if ¬†I do this one successfully, it is equivalent to 21… 

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Garam – Garam Cauliflower and Potato Pakodas

Pakodas

This is something I loved since my childhood. My mom would prepare these pakodas almost everyday. Now I prepare these onion pakodas for my little one. She¬†loves them, just the way I do … I am sure everyone loves them too ūüôā ¬† ¬†Potato Pakoda’s In Goa we call these pakodas as bhaji. We love… 

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Step – by – Step Baingan ka Bharta

Brinjal Bharta

One of the best things I learnt is to make Baingan ka Bharta the traditional way but without using charcoal. The taste however is similar to that cooked on charcoal. I seriously love the tangy taste and this does not make me miss “maa ke¬†haath ka khana”. The procedure mentioned below is how Goan’s cook… 

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Cholay Masala

Cholay Masala

It’s been a long tiring day. After coming home from office always thoughts come to mind as to what to cook for dinner. It has to be something easy , something which does not consume much time. Since I had soaked chick-peas the previous night, I thought of preparing Cholay Masala in a very easy… 

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Tasty Onion Bhakri

Onion Bhakri

Onion Bhakri or Kanyachi Bhakri is an authentic Goan dish that we make for breakfast or evening snacks. This is very simple to make and turns delicious. My family loves it and the kid loves to take it in her tiffin for snacks. As soon as I wake up early in the morning, a question… 

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Instant Cookies Treat

Instant cookies

While watching the India vs Ireland cricket match of the World Cup 2011, my hubby casually said “I wanna eat cake and Cookies”. I just gave it a thought and didn’t say anything to him. After 10 Min’s, I walked to my kitchen and within 5 Min’s I walked out with the Cookies. Hubby was… 

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Lajjatdaar Mooli Paratha

Mooli Paratha

One of my friend shared with me Mooli Ki Sabji one fine day in office. I really liked it. Ever before that I never even bothered to taste Mooli commonly known as radish. One fine day I thought that I should try some experiments with Mooli. Started with Mooli Ki Sabji and followed by Mooli… 

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Mouth Watering Stuffed Mackerel

Stuffed Mackerel

I don’t like eating plain fried Mackerel’s since my childhood. I would eat it with tomato ketchup. One day my mom prepared stuffed Mackerel and since then I ensure that I get one of those stuffed Mackerel’s. Every time that I go to Goa my mother prepares stuffed Mackerel’s for me. But to eat this… 

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Palak Paneer

Palak Paneer

4 packets of milk got spoiled yesterday. I felt sad that the milk got spoiled. I didn’t know the reason why it got spoiled. I was about to throw it out and just then something stuck my mind. Something like to make paneer out of it. Here goes the trick to make paneer out of… 

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