Zucchini Kofta Curry


Summer is here! And that means, that our garden is in full swing, and I have a bounty of fresh organic vegetables at my disposal. It has been fun cooking with so many fresh veggies, but with so much zucchini it does get too boring. I have made sambar, kootu and zucchini rice, and it … [Read more…]

Triple Chocolate Cranberry Cookies


With my resolve to do at least a post a month on my blog, the next recipe I have is “Triple Chocolate Cranberry Cookies”. This recipe is adapted from Martha Stewart, and has a rich chocolate flavor – from 3 different types of chocolate: melted unsweetened chocolate, cocoa powder and chocolate chips. The cranberries add … [Read more…]

Hyderabadi Bagara Baingan


I’ve finally mustered enough time and settled on writing a post for 2015. For a few months, I had contemplated if I should even be writing a food blog, and I was in search of a reason to really sit down and write a post. I then decided that this is something I never can … [Read more…]

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Marathon #46: Week 1/Day 3 Theme: Kid Friendly Dishes with Nuts and Legumes Dish: Date Nut Rolls/Khajoor Katri I originally made these as a sweet during the Diwali season.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


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


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…]