Refried Bean Cakes

Appetizers can be time consuming when making for a crowd and I do not like standing in the kitchen for hours frying appetizers when I am expecting company. I always look for make-ahead appetizers or even better cold appetizers that

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Turkish Cigar Pastry – Savory Spinach & Feta Cigars

I am very attracted to Middle Eastern cuisine for couple of reasons. One, they have lot of vegetarian options and the second one is the flavors are so simple and clean. I love all the spices that go in the

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Smashed Potatoes – Oven Baked Cheesy Smashed Potatoes

Potatoes are such a versatile vegetable and it is one of the best choices for appetizers. There are not many people who don’t like potatoes and when cooking for a crowd, this definitely is a choice of vegetable to go

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Zucchini Potato Tots – Baked Zucchini & Potato Tater Tots

Baked appetizers or starters are great as there is no standing in front of the flame and frying and is also healthier when compared to traditional fried ones. I love to make some make ahead appetizers when I am expecting

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3 Ingredients Bean Dip – Refried Beans Dip

I love entertaining and most of the times I struggle with choosing what to make for appetizer/starter. I don’t want to always make fried appetizers and sometimes prefer more engaging starters. This 3 ingredients bean dip is perfect for such

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Oven Roasted Cauliflower with Cumin and Cilantro

We love cauliflower, but I have never made or tasted cauliflower that is oven roasted. I am so sad that I have never eaten this before because oven roasted cauliflower is by far the easiest way I have cooked cauliflower

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Cucumber Rolls – Cucumber Roll Ups

5th July, 2015 Summer is in full swing and I wanted to come up with one more no cook dish for the bite size appetizer theme. We love cucumbers and also love the Mediterranean flavors. I had a box of

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Vaazhakkai Kola Urundai – Raw Banana Fried Balls – #MonsoonMojo

4th July, 2015 When I recently saw this recipe on Priya’s space, I had bookmarked it right away. I have never heard of these kola urundais before but was very tempted to make them because of its flavor. Also I

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Hash Brown Cups

14th June, 2015 I love hash browns! Not necessarily for breakfast as I am not used to eating potatoes for breakfast but as a snack. Having said that, I don’t mind eating hash browns for breakfast as well. Who can

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