Date Nut Rolls/Khajoor Katri

Date Nut Rolls/Khajoor Katri

Blogging Marathon #46: Week 1/Day 3 Theme: Kid Friendly Dishes with Nuts and Legumes Dish: Date Nut Rolls/Khajoor Katri I originally made these as a sweet during the Diwali season. But as I made it, I realized the ingredients in this sweet dish very closely resembled the list of ingredients on a trail mix or … [Read more…]

Chickpea Salad Wraps/Garbanzo bean Salad Wraps

Chickpea Salad Wraps/Garbanzo bean Salad Wraps

Blogging Marathon #46: Week 1/Day 2 Theme: Kid Friendly Dishes with Nuts and Legumes Dish: Chickpea Salad Wraps/Garbanzo Bean Salad Wraps I first came across the recipe for a mashed chickpea salad here, when I was searching for a healthy alternative to a potato salad or an egg salad. I decided to give this a … [Read more…]

Mujadara – Lebanese Lentil Rice with Caramelized Onions

Mujadara - Lebanese Lentil Rice with Caramelized Onions

Blogging Marathon #46: Week 1/Day 1 Theme: Kid Friendly Dishes with Nuts and Legumes Dish: Mujadara – Lebanese Lentil Rice with Caramelized Onions I was talking to friends about my blog, and one of them mentioned how I have been posting sweets, desserts, smoothies and muffins and no main dishes for the past few months. … [Read more…]

Mixed Nuts Burfi/Mewa Burfi/Meva Halwa

Mixed Nuts Burfi/Mewa Burfi/Meva Halwa

Blogging Marathon #45: Week 4/Day 3 Theme: Festival Recipes(Diwali) Dish: Mixed Nuts Burfi/Mewa Burfi To end the series of festival recipes, I have yet another burfi recipe, which is as simple as burfi making can get. It is ‘Mewa Burfi’. “Mewa” – not to be confused with ‘Mawa’ or ‘Khoa’ means ‘Mixed Nuts’ in Hindi. … [Read more…]

Semiya Payasam/Seviyan Kheer/Vermicelli Kheer

Semiya Payasam/Seviyan Kheer/Vermicelli Kheer

Blogging Marathon #45: Week 4/Day 2 Theme: Festival Recipes(Diwali) Dish:Semiya Payasam/Vermicelli Kheer For today’s edition of Festival Recipes, I have a simple, yet decadent kheer – made with semiya or vermicelli. Yesterday, I had mentioned that all my festival recipes were gonna be ones that even novice cooks can make. This is again one such … [Read more…]

Seven Cup Burfi/7 Cup Sweet

Seven Cup Burfi/7 Cup Sweet

Blogging Marathon #45: Week 4/Day 1 Theme: Festival Recipes(Diwali) Dish:Seven Cup Burfi/7 Cup Sweet For week 4 of the Blogging Marathon, I am making festival recipes, especially Diwali recipes. By now, everybody should have already made their Diwali sweets, and the celebrations are done, but documenting this such that you can look it up for … [Read more…]