Tag Archives: indian food

Indian Spiced Eggplant

I love Indian food!  The flavors are always interesting and most times it’s prepared in a healthy way.  In fact, one Indian spice that’s usually included is Turmeric, known for it’s anti-inflammation properties.  The active ingredient in Turmeric is curcumin and scientists are discovering that it is beneficial in the treatment of many different health […]

Achari Bhindi

Achari Bhindi is okra cooked with ‘achari’ (pickling) spices. Simple yet satisfying. It has been a must addition to our occasional take-away menu. This is my attempt to recreate it at home, using the pickling spices, adding not too much oil. Get the Recipe: Achari Bhindi

Spring Onion Paneer Paratha

It was again, my daughter who prompted me to buy spring onion at the Asian store. Her insistence has nearly always lead to diverse, yet homely meals:) I had bought some paneer (Indian cottage cheese) too during that visit.I am not a habitual paratha maker. I have had to learn certain key aspects by trial […]

Pea & Herb Stuffed Indian Flatbread (Naan)

I love Indian food, but sometimes I think the thing I love the most at an Indian restaurant is the naan.  So when I spotted this at Healthy Delicious I figured this had to go on the ‘to try’ list. And she says it’s easy! Before you run away in fear from a post about […]