Indian fusion recipe for distinctive dessert canapes, rich with the exquisite taste of the traditional karanji, and with no added sugar! For many of us Indian Americans, the festive party season begins with Diwali and ends after the New Year parties. Diwali parties have the special snacks that are mostly deep fried and then there... Continue Reading →
Dabeli Style Roasted Sweet Potatoes
Healthy, mouthwatering ,gluten free, figure friendly, easy Indian fusion recipe! Resolution : To lose the extra pounds. Yes, my New Year’s resolution, once again! Hard as it is to lose weight, what complicates things for me further is that I like warm, spicy food in the winter time. So the salads I enjoy in the summer... Continue Reading →
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... Continue Reading →
Achari Mini Peppers
Tender crisp, stuffed mini peppers evocative of Indian pickle spices, are perfect for a fall get together! Quick and easy, vegan, gluten free recipe! Are you enjoying the gorgeous fall colors where you live? Here in New England, the trees are displaying their autumn splendor in gorgeous yellow ochre, orange and red! The weather has been... Continue Reading →
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... Continue Reading →
Kolhapuri Chicken Lonchey- A quick and skinny version!
Discover the shortcut to making this distinctly flavored, finger licking good chicken!This unique dish is perfect for potlucks, summer barbecues and gatherings as an appetizer, side or main dish. The city of Kolhapur has a special place in my heart. I have so many fond memories of my childhood there. But even one visit to Kolhapur... Continue Reading →
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... Continue Reading →
Shrikhand Vadi in 7 minutes!
Fat free, gluten free, Indian dessert made from just 3 ingredients! Do you remember foods you loved as a child but have not had in a while? I suddenly found myself thinking of the sweet and tangy, Shrikhand Vadi this week. It is a yogurt based sweet that is so popular that we even had... Continue Reading →
Chicken Vindaloo Tacos
Easy, one pan, mouth watering, figure friendly, Indo Mexican fusion recipe! Vindaloo is a spicy meat dish from Goa that is very popular in Indian restaurants, especially in the United States. The story behind this dish goes something like this- The Portuguese introduced the tangy Vindahlo, a recipe to preserve pork on the ships, using wine... Continue Reading →
Tandoori Honey Lime Chicken
Serves 2 Are you looking for an easy fusion recipe for the weekend BBQ? Well then you will love this quick and easy to remember, 4 ingredient marinade! I simply combine these with the chicken in a zip lock bag, shake the closed bag, and let it take care of itself in the refrigerator. Come... Continue Reading →