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…

Destination Spa Salad

A salad with spa panache! Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free home made creamy dressing with coconut milk. This refreshing and healthy salad will transport you to a tropical paradise spa! Feel the island breeze as you devour this salad made of massaged greens and radicchio tossed with fresh pineapple, apple and blackberries in delectable coconut…

Penne Pasta in Avocado Chutney Sauce

10 minute meal! Sunny, warm, lip smacking good pasta dish to brighten your winter! Gluten free, vegan, vegetarian recipe too! Do you love 10 minute easy meals that are healthy and delectable? And something both kids and adults will enjoy? Then you have to try this easy gluten free, vegan, vegetarian meal! 

Bhogichi Bhaji- for Sankranti festival

Sankranti Special! Gluten free, vegan, vegetarian Bhogichi bhaji is a moreish winter harvest festival in a pan! I am not a winter person at all and wish I could hibernate until spring arrives. But a whiff of this Bhogichi bhaji, Tilachi Vadi- A Makar Sankranti Special Sweet! and Microwave Sesame Seed Laddus in 1½ minutes!…

Recipe round up for the holiday season

Happy Holidays dear friends! As I was gathering together my recipes for various get togethers with family and friends this holiday season, I thought I will compile some of my favorites. Hope it helps you as well.

Tandoori Chicken Masala Stuffed Bread- Two easy ways!

Perfect potluck take along or a quick and easy weeknight meal! Made with rotisserie chicken. This week has been packed with meeting friends for Yankee swaps and decorating gingerbread houses. To add to all the fun, we have potluck lunches at these gatherings. Living in a multi-cultural town, the array of foods from all over…

Cheese, Onion and Olive Pull Apart Bread

Quick and easy savory bread stuffed with cheese, onion, garlic, cilantro and olives!  The moreish cheese mixture does double duty as topping on crackers too. Perfect for your Thanksgiving meal! It is 3 a.m here but 1:30 in the afternoon in India so I am wide awake, thanks to my jet lag. I also caught…

Super easy, baked Sutarfeni

Originally posted on Indian and Indian Fusion Cooking in America:
Complex recipe for Sutarfeni, now made super easy and yes…… baked! Super easy, baked Sutarfeni The much loved Sutarfeni is a dessert that garners much admiration in India. It is made of super thin noodles that are fried, sweetened with a sugar syrup and sprinkled…