ROAST GREEN PEAS – CRUNCHY MUNCHIES

Roast Green Peas
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Storms and rains was the perfect excuse to make these Roast Green Peas. Thunderstorms in the background a nice book or the newspaper, a hot cup of tea and some crunchy munchies that you can pop into your mouth after every other sentence; that’s what some of the best days… Continue reading

VEGETABLE JALFREZI | INDIAN STYLE STIR FRY

Vegetable Jalfrezi
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There are days when your refrigerator is brimming away with fresh vegetables that you procured from your favorite store and then there are days when the refrigerator puts on a brave face even though it is all empty and has nothing to offer. Now, Vegetable Jalfrezi is a recipe you… Continue reading

ZUCCHINI HASHBROWN MUFFINS

Zucchini Hashbrown Muffins
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Zucchini Hashbrown Muffins are perfect for your weekend brunch or a quick weekday breakfast. Wholesome, nutritious, healthy and the best of all (a quality that does not usually go with aforementioned words), TASTY! There is always a right way and a wrong way of doing things. Take hash browns for… Continue reading

WHITE CHOCOLATE MOUSSE SHOTS

White chocolate mousse shots
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White Chocolate Mousse Shots. Another week, another dessert. Dessert-lets rather. I don’t know who came up with the idea of having desserts in shot glasses, but they were a genius for sure! Just the right portion of sweet, soft and silky mousse with a dark chocolate brownie crumb…… And that… Continue reading

THAI COCONUT SOUP – A SHORTCUT TO TOM KHA

Thai Coconut Soup
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I find myself craving for Thai Coconut soup (Tom Kha) every once in a while. If you follow me on Facebook, you might know that I am a sucker for soups and I also crave for Sweet Corn soup. And Wanton Soup. And Manchow soup. And… forget it guys. Let’s… Continue reading

METHI RICE | PEANUT- HERB “FRIED RICE”

Methi Rice
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For all you readers who are looking forward to my recipes, I apologize for the delay in posting but I promise this Methi Rice is such a simple and tasty recipe that it will be worth the wait! (For tips on serving Basmati, jump straight ahead to the my-take section) O.K. Reasons… Continue reading

SPRING SALAD WITH TORTELLINI

Spring Salad with tortelleni
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Assuaging my guilt for indulging in those luscious, decadent Drunken Brownies, I had salad as a part of more than one meal this week. Of the 2-3 salads I made, this Spring Salad with tortellini was the winner! Looks like the spring is here? Finally! I do not have to… Continue reading

DRUNKEN BROWNIES – CHOCO-EY & BOOZY!

Drunken Brownies
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I wanted to bake something fun this weekend and Drunken Brownies rose to the occasion. They were moist, fudgy, chocolate-y, every so lightly gooey and the best of all, boozy! What fun! I love huge stores where you can find everything. I don’t mean Costco or Walmart. I mean stores like… Continue reading

CHANNA MASALA | CHICKPEAS CURRY

Channa Masala
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Channa Masala, Chole, Chickpeas curry… Nope! I am not giving out the aliases for channa masala. I am officially experiencing the writer’s block! I typed out the aliases looking for inspiration. May be the spelling or the pattern of the word would inspire me? Sigh! I think it’s important to… Continue reading

THE WORLD’S BEST VEGGIE BURGER

The world's best veggie burger
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Whoa! Hold your horses, please! Before you could say anything about the recipe name, hear me out. Being an almost vegetarian, currently living in the burger capital of the world (not LA, but USA); having been brought up in the almost immigrant city of India (Bangalore) and having done a… Continue reading