Instant Pot Lauki Kheer (Bottle Gourd Pudding)

Easy Lauki Kheer made in the Instant Pot.

This pudding made of bottle gourd (lauki) is an easy way to satisfy your sweet craving and is flavored with cardamom.

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Lauki (bottle gourd) was not a very popular vegetable in my house. My brothers used to hate it, I liked it...

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Panch Phoron Dahi Baingan

Pan fried baby eggplants layered in a dish with alternating layers of Indian masala and whisked yogurt.

Topped with a tadka (tempering) of curry leaves, dried red chilies & panch phoron (five spice mix) this Dahi Baingan makes a great vegetarian dish to serve at a party or just when you want to enjoy eggplants in a different way!

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Crispy Masala Dosa

Make super crispy Masala Dosa at home with this easy dosa batter at home!

This is a one bowl batter which is made using a high speed blender and then fermented in the Instant Pot.

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Instant Pot Dahi Arbi

Arbi (taro root) cooked in a tangy yogurt curry in the Instant Pot! This Dahi Arbi uses minimal spices and comes together rather quickly in the pressure cooker.

Best enjoyed with warm rotis or rice.

This Dahi Arbi recipe is based on my favorite Dahi Aloo recipe.

Dahi Aloo (dahi=yogurt) was a very popular dish in my home in India. My mom would often make it when she wanted to make...

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Motichoor Ladoo

Motichoor Ladoo is a popular Indian sweet, made with besan (gram flour).

It’s one of my favorite sweets which I make for special occasions and is mouthwatering good!

I have mentioned this often that as a kid I was a very non-picky eater (and I am still the same!). I used to eat all veggies but the only thing I was picky was sweets.

I only liked 3 Indian sweets...

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Instant Pot Aloo Matar Paneer

Simple Aloo Matar Paneer made using my frozen onion tomato masala.

Only 5 minutes of prep time for this easy curry and gets done in less than 20 minutes! Easy dinner, anyone?

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Baked Sweet & Sour Karela (Bitter Gourd)

Oven Baked Sweet & Sour Karela (bitter gourd)-  If you have never made karela this way before, then give it a try.

Super simple to make in the oven, this karela recipe has sweet and sour flavors and makes a nice side with dal and rice.

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Instant Pot Broccoli Almond Soup

Easy Broccoli Almond Soup made in the Instant Pot.

This one-pot soup is so comforting and seriously rich and creamy!

Sarvesh wasn’t fond of many vegetables when we first met, some 19 years ago (wow!).

This was a sharp contrast to me, the all veggie loving girl who can possibly live on veggies...

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Chana Masala

Easy and simple Chana Masala using raw chickpeas which are soaked overnight and then cooked with onion, tomatoes and spices.

This popular Indian dish is vegan and gluten-free and pairs well with rice or naan.

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Chana Masala needs no introduction. It is one of the most popular Indian...

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Cauliflower Sweet Potato Salad with Curry Cashew Dressing

Roasted Cauliflower Sweet Potato Salad with a creamy curry cashew dressing!

This flavorful salad is packed with so much flavor and will be a great salad for the warm days ahead. It is also vegan and gluten-free.

Say hello to my favorite salad these days!

It has all my favorite things- there’s cauliflower, sweet potato, cilantro, green onion and a dressing made with...

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Homemade London Fog Tea Latte

Homemade London Fog Tea Latte! This famous drink is easier to make at home than you would think.

No need to go to your coffee shop anymore, make this london fog drink at home!

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Malai Kofta

Malai Kofta needs no introduction. Deep fried balls (koftas) made with potato and paneer are dunked in a creamy spiced velvety smooth curry.

It’s the ultimate indulgence and pairs beautifully with garlic naan.

Growing up in India in the 80s and 90s, we hardly ate out.

And a few times that we did, we always went to Indian...

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