Narali Bhath | Sweet Coconut Rice

Narali Bhath | Sweet Coconut Rice, is a delicious dish from Maharashtra, offered to the ocean god on the auspicious occasion of Shravan Poornima. Raksha Bandhan also falls on the same day and hence it is a double delight day

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Lemon Chia Seed Muffins | Egg Less Muffins

I bought some chia seeds couple of months ago in the hope of making something with it. After reading about the health benefits of chia seeds, I really wanted to incorporate it in out diet. Most of the recipes with

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Karthigai Pori Urundai | Aval Pori Urundai

Karthigai Pori Urundai | Aval Pori Urundai, is a traditional sweet made for the Karthigai Deepam festival. Aval pori and Nel pori are both used to make the pori urundai. Pori is nothing but puffed rice. The regular puffed rice

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Jau Ki Papdi | Baked Barley Crackers

Experimenting with new Whole Grains is something that I have taken upon myself for this year. This Month long Mega BM is helping me quite a bit with it as one of the themes for this month is Whole Grains.

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Idli | Fermented Rice Cake – Vegan and Gluten Free

Idli, the most staple breakfast of South India. There is no household in the Southern India that do not grind the idli batter routinely at their house. It is a very staple breakfast and also a great dinner option. My

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Hayagreeva Maddi | Hayagriva Maddi

Hayagreeva Maddi | Hayagriva Maddi, was a very new dessert that I came across when looking for what to make with alphabet H. It was the week of my little ones birthday and I was looking for some traditional sweet

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Farro Salad with Tahini Vinaigrette

Choosing to make Farro Salad with Tahini Vinaigrette for the alphabet F,  was the easiest for me yet in this series. I love the texture of the farro and have been waiting a long time to use it in a dish

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Esquites | Creamy Mexican Street Corn Salad

When thinking of alphabet E, the choices were many. I had plans to make Empanada, but that is already made and blogged about. Then I wanted to make something with Ellu (sesame), but had better plans for its usage. That

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Chickpea Shawarma Wrap | Vegetarian Shawarma Sandwich

Shawarma, one of the most popular Middle Eastern street food that is usually stuffed with grilled meat, a cooling sauce and some tomatoes and onions. So for Day 3, for my alphabet C, I made the vegetarian version of this

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Baghrir with Orange Butter Sauce | Moroccan Semolina Pancake

Baghrir is a famous pancake / crepe from the North African cuisine especially the Moroccan region. It is also called as ‘1000 holes Pancake’ as it is a soft and spongy pancake with many holes. When looking for breakfast recipes

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