Home-made Indian style Macaroni

While I have had this at different places, whenever I think of Macaroni, my mind wanders off to mom’s recipe. So, this one is straight from my mom’s kitchen, prepared using desi ingredients in desi style along with loads of veggies. Ingredients Macaroni of your choice (elbow/ straight) – 100g Finely chopped onion – ½,…

2-Cheese Sandwich

As the name suggests, this one is for all the folks who want either their breakfast or the evening/ mid-night snack to be an indulging affair! As usual, very simple with easily available ingredients that you can get delivered at home. Ingredients Your choice of bread slices – 2 Grated Cottage Cheese (Paneer) – 50-60…

Poha – Punjabi style (flattened rice)

For me it was always Poha until I got to know the difference between Indori Poha and Punjabi Poha. The one we usually get at the street side topped with raw veggies and namkeen is the Indori version apparently. The one we are going to make now is the Punjabi one. Irrespective of the name,…

Boiled Egg and Vegetable Salad

As Navratras end tomorrow, a lot of us would be craving to have something made out of one of the most versatile cooking ingredient ever – our beloved Egg. I have found myself googling innumerable times to find a way to have my egg in some way other than the usual omelette or Bhurji. What…

Chana Chat

During this lockdown if you managed to hoard onto some snacks like Kurkure, namkeen, etc. then you are in luck with this one! Don’t worry if you didn’t, it works without these as well. This has had been one of the go to snacks for a friends get-together. Simple to make with loads of protein…

Toasted Vegetable Sandwich

My crunchy take on the regular vegetable sandwich. Good part is that you can customize it with any fillings you want. Perfect for a quick and filling breakfast. Disclaimer: You do need a bread toaster for this. Ingredients Your choice of bread slices Sliced onion/ tomato/ capsicum/ mushrooms/ any other ingredients you prefer Cheese slice…

Midnight Potato Crisps

Disclaimer: Not as crispy as the name suggests though much healthier than your regular fries! Best to satiate your midnight cravings with a simple and quick under 10 minute recipe. Ingredients 1 medium sized Potato Seasonings – Oregano/ Chili flakes (any other of your choice) Salt (to taste) Cooking oil (less than a teas spoon)…

Maggi Goreng!

The word Goreng means ‘fried’ in Malay, where this Maggi variant is very popular. It’s a slightly different, Malay take on the regular vegetable Maggi. A must try for folks who prefer slightly dry Maggi over the soupy variant. Ingredients Maggi/ any other instant noodles (depending on how many people are you cooking for) Tomato/…

Instant Red Sauce Pasta

Missing your go-to Italian place for a quick bowl of that Indian style pasta. Well, you can still cook your own version in under 15 mins and feel proud about it. And believe me, it tastes better 😊. Ingredients Pasta of your choice – 100g Milk – 1 cup (150-180 ml) Tomato ketchup – 2…