Iru Puli Kuzhambu

  Being a South Indian, sambhar and kuzhambu are something that we make on regular basis. Different sambhars and kuzhambu is what my family makes everyday, but I am an exception in that. I don’t just cook South Indian food

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Poosanikkai Mor Kootu / Ash Gourd Stew with Buttermilk

When it comes to comfort food, my go to recipe is a kootu. I love eating hot kootu with rice and paruppu. I make kootu on lazy days when I am not in a mood to cook anything elaborate. Kootu

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Bionico – Mexican Fruit Salad

Fruits are an essential snack in my house and I look for different ways to make it interesting. My boys are fine just eating the fruits and do not ask for anything else, but when I see all the colorful

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Zucchini Bread with Walnut Crumble Topping – Egg less Zucchini Bread

I have no idea why I have never baked zucchini bread before. It would be an understatement, if I sad that this was one of the moistest quick breads I have baked. It was just wonderful bread and it needs

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Aloo Raita – Potato Raita

I am not sure why and how I missed out on making such a simple and delicious raita. When browsing through recipes to make for the Haryana Thali, I came across this aloo raita and it caught my eyes right

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Dahi Paneer – Dahi Wala Paneer – Paneer Subzi in Yogurt Gravy

This week I am with an exciting theme of Gravies without tomatoes and the first one I have is Dahi Paneer – Dahi Wala Paneer – Paneer Subzi in Yogurt Gravy. After my last week’s ‘walk through the memory’ street

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Pahari Aloo Palda from Himachal Pradesh – Potatoes Simmered in Yogurt Gravy

Himachal Pradesh is a state in Northern India, situated in the Western Himalayas. ‘Hima’ means snow in Sanskrit and the literal meaning of the state’s name is ‘In the lap of Himalayas’. Himachal Pradesh is bordered by Jammu and Kashmir,

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Homemade Yogurt – Homemade Curd / Dahi / Thayir – How to make curd/yogurt at home

Making homemade yogurt is very economical and free of lot of preservatives, needless to say very tasty too. I have always had homemade yogurt when growing up and the ease of finding yogurt in the stores once I moved to

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