Pineapple Russam

Vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, sweet, sour and peppery soup to welcome Fall!  Can be served hot or chilled!  Fall has officially begun! I am one of those people who is saddened to see summer end. I love the warm weather and the cool desserts. This week the transition to warm foods was made for me…

Healthy Indian Buddha Bowl

Nourishing, well balanced Buddha bowl with Indian spiced chick peas. Have you hopped on the Buddha bowl craze yet?  Are you wondering why they are so popular these days? The answer in 3 words is -easy, nutritious and scrumptious! Who does not want that?

Overnight Oats in Coconut Milk

This is the breakfast you will want to wake up for! Gluten free, vegan and simply delectable! Start your day with this special breakfast on August 15th, India’s Independence Day. Overnight oats soaked in milk or yogurt, are all the rage right now. But I wanted to try them in coconut milk. I love the…

Grilled Chutney Chicken and Veggies in Foil Pack

Easy recipe for a  succulent weeknight dinner on the grill. A meal that lets you relax as it cooks by itself and has minimal clean up! Friends, I could not wait to share this easy, finger licking good recipe with you. Can you believe that you put the marinated chicken and veggies in a foil pack on…

Churma Laadoo- A modern take!

Churma Laadoos in under 10 minutes! Kid friendly nutritious snack that is a breeze to make with this new simplified (non- deep fried) recipe! Dear friends, Thank you for your requests for nutritious snacks for kids. These Churma laadoos will be a favorite with both kids and adults! I love the grainy, crispy texture of…

Shaved Brussel Sprouts, Mung Dal and Pomegranate Salad

This ‘got to try’ Indian fusion salad, is gluten free,packed with nutrition, low in fat and simply nummy! I love the ‘nummy in my tummy’ salads. With the plethora of fresh veggies and fruit in the summer, I am eager to try new salads in the summer. But many a times when we eat out,…

Baked Khari Puri, with Oats and Pancake Mix!

Perfect for summer picnics and car trips! These savory, crisp puris redolent of Indian spiced crackers are a moreish but figure friendly snack. Does your family enjoy particular snacks  during car trips? I have a family of foodies…. I know, little surprise there…..who start thinking of food from the moment we leave home,with me leading…

Chicken Mango Summer Rolls

Perfect for a summer party! These healthy, gluten free, easy breezy, cool summer rolls are packed with delicious fusion flavors. And did I mention the delectable peanutty dipping sauce? I could seriously lick that bowl clean! Just like my group of friends from various cultural backgrounds, these cool summer rolls represent a happy mingling of…