Baby Potatoes Curry

    Potato was one vegetable which mom always made when kids refused to eat anything else. I don’t know what is it about potatoes that kids love it in virtually every form be it baked or fried. Personally I never got the obsession around it as I loved my green...

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    Banana Nut Muffins (Eggless)

    Banana nut muffins are one of the most popular muffins in the world. This is one muffin which is always available in coffee chops even if there’s nothing else. In my opinion there’s no better way to use bananas than this. These soft,...

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    Peas Paratha – Matar Paratha

      When it comes to food, winter always reminds me of 2 things – gajar halwa (carrot pudding) and matar ke parathe (green peas stuffed flatbread). These two vegetables are available in abundance during winters in Delhi and are made quite often in every household. Paratha is Indian flatbread which is made with whole wheat flour and stuffed with practically everything. There’s lentil parathas, all veggies that you can imagine and even chocolate paratha! They are usually eaten as breakfast in northern states of...

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      Bengali Rasgulla

        A lot of sweets and desserts in India are made using milk and usually they are also the most popular ones. One such popular sweet is rasgulla, it comes from the state of West Bengal which is famous for...

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        Lemon Macarons

          As someone who bakes so much, baking French Macarons to perfection is probably one of the most satisfying things for me personally. I remember the first time I tried macarons, I was really not sure how to go about it. I had already read so much...

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          Blueberry Muffins

            There’s no respite from heat in Delhi, the temperature touched 47 degrees centigrade yesterday [116 F] – Yikes! It feels like a burning furnace!  Even at 8 pm in the night, I can feel hot winds blowing straight into my face. The heat has broken some 60 year old...

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            Instant Mango Shrikhand – Mango Greek Yogurt Pudding

              Mango is my husband’s favorite fruit, umm I guess if you are from India chances of mango being your favorite fruit is pretty high, like really high! My hubby told me that once they had this discussion in their office about fruits. Everyone was asked to name their favorite fruits...

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              Garlic Knots

                There’s something about baking breads, something so fascinating and so exciting. I often think how amazing is the art of making bread, how you add yeast to flour and it results in a soft and beautiful bread. Of all the things I bake...

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                Spinach Strawberry Quinoa Salad

                  Hello from India! Even though the heat is killing me it feels wonderful to be back among family and friends . The temperature here is 110 F (43 degrees celsius) and it’s draining me out. So to keep my mind off it, I am sharing a salad recipe which reminds me...

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                  Roasted Tomato Basil Soup With Chickpeas

                    Tomato soup is probably world’s most famous soup, isn’t it? It is one soup which is always on the menu wherever you go and people who won’t drink soup otherwise, will somehow drink tomato soup. My younger brother...

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