Palak Raita | Spinach Raita

Spinach Raita is a refreshing and cooling Yogurt dip that is a must when serving with spicy Biriyani or Side dish.  Raita or Pachadi (as we call it in Tamil) is a cooling and refreshing yogurt based side dish /

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Cucumber Peanut Raita

A chilling and refreshing raita / Yogurt dip made with cucumber with a little bit of peanut to give it a texture. Raita is a very common recipe that I make often at home and cucumber raita is the most

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Hari Mirch ke Tipore | Green Chili Pickle

    I grew up in Uttar Pradesh for a good part of my life and their cuisine is something that is very close to my heart. We love the pickles that they make and recently when craving for one

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Paruppu Urundai Mor Kuzhambu | Steamed lentil dumplings in buttermilk stew

A delicious South Indian special Paruppu Urundai Mor Kuzhambu is perfect for the weekend Lunch. Pair it with some steaming hot rice and enjoy. Paruppu Urundai Mor Kuzhambu is my husband’s all time favorite. Any day this Paruppu Urundai Mor Kuzhambu would

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Khatta Meeta Moong Dhal | Sweet and Sour Whole Green Mung

Nothing can be better than this Khatta Meeta Moong Dhal | Sweet and Sour Whole Green Mung, for weekend brunch or lunch. It is filled with flavors and works great with rice or roti.    I can’t have enough dal recipes

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Aloo Kasuri Methi | Potatoes with Dried Fenugreek Leaves

 Aloo Kasuri Methi | Potatoes with Dried Fenugreek Leaves is the perfect curry / side dish for a quick weeknight dinner or as a part of the elaborate weekend meal.  It is the last week of the year and as

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Kerala Style Peas Masala Curry

Kerala Style Peas Masala Curry, is an aromatic, rich and Vegan subzi made with fresh green peas and coconut milk. It can be served with idli, dosai, idiyappam, appam or poori.  This Kerala Style Peas Masala Curry is one another

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Poori Masala | Potato Masala for Puri

Poori Masala | Potato Masala for Puri is one of the easiest and flavorful side dish to make with Poori / deep fried Indian flatbread.  Whenever we go out to eat, we insist that my patti / grandmother also comes

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Methi Dal | Lentils with Fresh Fenugreek Leaves

What is more comforting than a bowl of Methi Dal | Lentils with Fresh Fenugreek Leaves for a weeknight dinner. This is a better option than doing a take-out and healthier as well. I love summer months as we grow our

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Aloo Methi Rasedar Subzi | Vegan Potato Curry

A quick and delicious Aloo Methi Rasedar Subzi | Vegan Potato Curry that can be made under 30 minutes.  This week I am making 3 recipes that are going to fit under the theme of ‘Prep to table in 30

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