Vegetable Basmati Rice

Rice is so comforting and versatile ingredient, that it can be used in many ways. There are so many different types of rice available, but Basmati is the King of Rice, I must say, I love its long white grains, and aroma of cooked rice Which is not at all describable. Whether you have it…

No Butter Sponge Cake

Who doesn’t like cake?? Dessert lovers like me, always looking for something in the pantry or in the refrigerator. But Many times, I couldn’t find anything, and end up eating cookies or something else. I like to have something moderately sweet with hot cup of tea or Coffee. For me Blueberry muffin, Pound Cake or…

Vegan Basil Pesto

Herbs play important role in the kitchen. There are so many varieties out there which are used in various dishes. I like to add herbs in curries, sauces, even in rice dishes. My Instagram friends know that this year I am growing Basil, Tomatoes, Mint and Strawberries. This was the first time I’ve planted Basil…

Roasted Flattened (Beaten) Rice Poha

Ingredients: 1 Lb Flatten Rice Flakes (Thin) 5 Tbs Oil 4-5 Curry Leaves 1/4 Cup Golden Raisins 1/4Β  Cup Raw Peanuts + Split Roasted Chick Peas (Dalia) Salt To taste 3 Tbs Chili Powder 2 Tbs Turmeric Powder 4-5 Tbs Powdered Sugar Make it: In microwave safe plate take flatten rice flakes, and roast them…

Baked Chickpeas-Eggplant Pasta Salad

Pasta…Everyone’s favorite!!! Pasta is the most common and versatile meal which never fails whether it’s get-together, potluck, birthday parties or weeknight dinner. The best thing about pasta is it can be served Hot or Cold with hot bowl of soup or garlic bread. The most common pasta recipe is pasta with hot marinara/pasta or Alfredo…

Cabbage with Fennel Seeds Curry

Ingredients: 2 Tbs Canola oil Generous pinch of asafoetida 1 Tsp Mustard Seeds 1 tsp Chana Dal or Yellow split peas (Optional) 2 tbs Fennel Seeds 2 Whole Dried Red chilies (Optional) 3 Cups shredded Green Cabbage 1 Diced potato 1 tsp Coriander Cumin Seed powder 1-2 Tsp Chili powder 1/2 Tsp Turmeric Powder Salt…

Thai Spinach Wrap with Peanut Sauce

Today’s recipe is one my favorites. I don’t know where did I find this recipe, but it’s my family’s most demanding meal. This recipe is my go-to recipe, when I am in hurry or wanna pack a lunch in no time with nothing left over in the fridge. As my readers know how much I…

Hot Multigrain Oats Breakfast Bowl

Ingredients: 1/2 Cup Organic Multigrain Oats 1/2 Cup Milk (Choose your favorite) 2 Strawberries Sliced 6-7 Blueberries 1 Small Banana Sliced 2-3 No. of Shelled Walnuts 2-3 No. of Pecans 2 Whole Raw Almonds or Blanched 1 Tsp Golden Roasted Flax Seeds 1 Tsp Sunflower Seeds 1/2 Tsp Coconut Flakes Make it: Prepare Oats as…