Corn Hurda in Papad Bowl

Originally posted on Indian and Indian Fusion Cooking in America:
Droolicious snack made with end of summer fresh grilled corn and served in an edible papad bowl! Corn Hurda in Papad Bowl! Greedy foodie that I am, I recently tried a combination of two mouthwatering foods I liked in India…..and while I was at it,…

Spring Abundance Bowl

Indian fusion recipe for a healthy spring! Cheers!   It was so hard for me to leave sunny, warm California last week. When I left Boston it was cloudy, gray and snowing!

Versatile Coconut, Curry Leaf and Flaxseed  Chutney

Healthy and handy condiment to make and store in refrigerator. Check out the easy recipe below!   Last week when I posted the Tangy Tomato Multigrain Roti/ Wrap, I was happy to get requests for this chutney shown in the picture, served as a condiment with the rotis. So here’s a little about chutneys and…

Tangy Tomato Multigrain Roti/ Wrap

Delicious and nutritious roti/wrap with yogurt and flax seed. Can you believe we have a snow storm today in Boston? It is Mother Nature’s April’s fools for us, I suppose. The best part about a snow storm for a foodie like me is to enjoy warm yummy food indoors as I watch the snow fall outside…

Ragi Nourish Bowl

Vegetarian, gluten free and a powerhouse of health benefits ready in under 10 minutes!

Puranpoli for Holi ,the festival of colors!

Easy recipe for the sweet puran stuffing using Instant Pot and microwave! Check out the step by step photos and video!     Puranpoli for Holi using Instant Pot and microwave for easy puran stuffing. Holi, the festival of colors ushers in the spring with all it’s rejuvenating splendor! I had written about Holi celebrations…

Low Cal Strawberry Firni for lunch with friends

Delicately flavored, low calorie, low fat, gluten free Indian dessert perfect for the season!Super easy recipe! They say that as adults, it is difficult to make new friends. I have been blessed to have made friends and am often enthralled by how we were meant to meet and how well we connect. I enjoy the…

Sweet Potato Kheer

Healthy, nutritious, rich and silky Indian dessert without the heavy caloric count! The Hindu festival of Mahashivaratri typically falls in February each year. It is a festival of great spiritual significance and is celebrated by Hindus in India and all around the world. ‘Maha’ is great, ‘Shiva’ is Lord Shiva and ’ratri’ means night.

Khatkhate

A uniquely flavored, vegetarian, gluten free, dairy free, Indian vegetable stew. An heirloom recipe! Do you remember the foods you did not care for much when you were a child….but years later, you start craving for it? That happened to me when we visited Goa this past November. The tirphal berries (Szechuan pepper) were in…

Parmesan Crisp Nest for the Lovebirds

A Valentine’s Day Special Salad! When it comes to Valentine’s Day, I start picturing rich indulgent foods and desserts. So, to balance it out, I thought I could start with a salad perfect for Valentine’s Day. You know how much I love edible containers. No surprise then that I wanted to make a Parmesan Nest…

Buffalo Chicken Star Calzone for our stars!

Easy recipe with just a few ingredients and step by step photos! Super Bowl fever has taken over New England and everyone here is rooting for our stars-the Patriots! Of course Super Bowl food goes hand in hand with the excitement of watching the game! Buffalo wings and pizza are all time favorites so I…