Category Archives: Spotlight

Veggies and Cheese Overload Pizza
Veggies and Cheese Overload Pizza

Pizza …Pizza… It’s a treat…Pizza … Pizza … Fun to eat… Stringy gooey cheese so yummy… All the veggies in my tummy… Aah ! How much I love pizzas… And what a delight my 3 year olds love them too… Souvik has finally learnt to enjoy the pizza… And therefore its now a treat at […]

Amla Juice
Amla Juice

Amla Juice, a healthy coolant to quench heat.

Gobi Paratha
Gobi Paratha

Gobi Paratha or Cauliflower Paratha requires no special introduction I guess.. A famous Paratha from the State of Punjab and one of the popular dishes from North-Indian Cuisine…. In North India people mostly have Gobi Paratha in Breakfast along with Lassi or Chaash…

Creole Crevette
Creole Crevette

I had not entered the kitchen for quite a long time…. Year end pressure and office work had kept me very busy and will continue to do so till the end of March. However, it so happened that Pri went to the market one fine day and came back with a packet of Prawns. Though […]

Paniyaram Recipe  How to make Vegetable Appe Recipe
Paniyaram : How to make Vegetable Appe Recipe

Veggie paniyaram are spiced dumplings made from left over idli batter. Paniyaram can be made plain, spiced or sweet. They are crispy from out and soft from within. They are vegan and gluten free as well.

caprese flatbread
Caprese Flatbreads

Delicious Italian flatbreads filled with fresh Caprese salad… Easy to make and perfect for this season!

Tawa Paneer
Tawa Paneer

It’s became a trend these days to rain on every weekend in Delhi making my Mondays so beautiful.This is a perfect recipe to have in this awesome cloudy weather and enjoy the festival of “Baisakhi” today. On the occasion of arrival of a new harvesting season, people all over the country celebrate this festival.May this […]

sabudana vada
Sabudana Vada

I was introduced to this amchi mumbai street-food in Bangalore.  After that sabudana vada became a common snacks at my home .  A cloudy weather ,a cup of Masala chai with some hot vadas ..what can i ask more !!

Banana Raisins Choco Chips Cake
Banana Raisins Choco Chips Cake

Bananas… With kids on the block I always have bananas in stock at my place… At times they go overripe and I simply then don’t understand how to finish them off… So went ahead and mixed whole wheat flour and all purpose flour and added raisins and choco chips and made a Banana Raisins Choco […]

Banana Cherry Bread
Banana Cherry Bread

This is a must when there is few overripe bananas at home.Few warm slices with a glass of milk make my breakfast a leisurely one.  Hubby bought a box of dry cherries from Seattle farmer’s Markets which are the best so far i have eaten. I used those in my bread but you can replace […]

Chanar Dalna
Chanar Dalna

Chanar Dalna is a signature Bengali Vegan dish prepared with Cottage Cheese or Paneer or CHANA…For this dish I bluntly followed my mother’s recipe… simple light but tasty gravy with Chana and potato… We used have it on every 2nd Saturday as part of our vegan dinner and till date Maa prepares Chanar Dalna as […]

Pav Bhaji
Pav Bhaji

Pav-Bhaji Is a famous Mumbai snack which originated at street side snack at beaches like chaupati.The vegetables are boiled, mashed with a masher on big tawa and cooked with chopped onions, tomatoes, garlic and lots of spices. It’s served with pav bread along with lots of butter and lemon wedges. Get the Recipe: Pav Bhaji

pear chicken bagel sandwich
pear chicken bagel sandwich

Summer is all about making a smarter choice in food and keeping yourself more healthy. At the same time we always wish a delicious dish in a less time.Usually after a busy tiring day ,dinner is always a problem. Isn’t so? Why not some healthy sandwiches to try which are delicious too.I have used multi-grain […]

Pineapple Jasmine Iced tea
Pineapple Jasmine Iced tea

A Summer Cooler In such a humid day you need more liquid to quench your thirst. Fruity iced tea is an addiction to me on summer days.I love my iced-tea to blend with some fresh fruit juice.This is a satisfying one with a soothing jasmine flavor. Pineapple Jasmine Iced tea – Get The Recipe!

Bisibelebath
Bisibelebath

Bisibelebath is an authentic flavourful Karnataka recipe This dish is the combination of dal and rice and is served piping hot with the accompaniment of onion or cucumber raita and papad. The spice powder used for this recipe  makes it rich, aromatic and tasty.

Strawberry Panna Cotta
Strawberry Panna Cotta

The name itself sounds so exotic , seductive and not to forget romantic. Get the Recipe: Strawberry Panna Cotta

Chicken Pakodas  Chicken Fritters
Chicken Pakodas Chicken Fritters

When in a jiffy this recipe has always came to my rescue… Hubby being a chicken lover always demands for chicken based dishes and when I don’t have anything at hand this gets ready in minutes… My mother-in-law taught me this recipe…So with sudden guests arriving this recipe is always recommended… And the taste … […]

Health Mix Laddu
Health Mix Laddu

Health Mix Laddu , a healthier and tasty Indian sweet. It will take less time and less ingredient to make this laddoo. Get the recipe! Health Mix Laddu

Mango Pickle
Mango Pickle

Indian traditional way of making pickle. Get the Recipe: Mango Pickle

Chandan keshariya bhapa sandesh  Sandalwood flavoured steamed cottage cheese desserts
Chandan keshariya bhapa sandesh

Sandalwood flavoured steamed cottage cheese desserts The other day it was Maha Shivaratri… It is one of the biggest festival celebrated in India …. I can recall the memories of this festival as early as my pre-school days when I used to accompany my grandmother to the nearest Shiva temple…barefoot, amazingly attracted towards my grandma’s […]

Chocolate Dipped Orange Cookies
Chocolate Dipped Orange Cookies

Looking for a delicious cookie to go with sunshine and family time? Chocolate dipped orange cookies are even better then they sound. Become addicted! Get the instructions here… Don’t they look delish? Chocolate Dipped Orange Cookies   

Earl grey and rose iced tea
Earl grey and rose iced tea

Summers are just stepping in! Craving for something chilly, hence happens naturally to me. Let’s have some soothing earl grey and rose iced tea!