Besan-Sooji Chila (Gram Flour- Semolina Pancakes)

Tired of eating rice/ chapatti and looking for something different that fills you up too? Well, you have stumbled across the right page. Another product of our experimentation during the lockdown phase, these pancakes checked all the boxes when it came to having an interesting, relatively healthy, filling and easy to make dinner. Again cheers…

Sabudana (sago) khichdi

The go to meal in our family for any sort of fasting. While fasting and food don’t usually go together, this makes for a really awesome breakfast/ snack on any other day as well. It do adds variety to your weekly cooking menu as well. Here it goes.. Ingredients Sago (sabudana) – 1 cups Potato…

Masala Bread

I got introduced to this snack in Pune. It turned out be a different but surely interesting way of having bread for breakfast. A very straight forward recipe with minimal requirement of any fancy ingredient. So let’s dig in. Ingredients: Bread slices – 4 Medium sized onion/ tomato/ green chili – 1/2/1 3-4 teaspoon cooking…

Rabdi (Rabri)

Just like me, this one is for those who are craving for some desi dessert comfort under this lock-down 2.0. It was the first time I ever tried it and trust me, there is no simpler desert out there tastes even half as good as this one (or it was probably just the craving that…

Pao Bhaji!!! :D

Well, this one needs no introduction. You can find it being offered in the narrowest alleys and the biggest high-street restaurants alike. This lip-smacking dish is loaded with flavors and very easy to make using any one of the readily available spice-mix. Here it goes…  Ingredients Pao/ Bread slice Potato (medium sized) – 2 Onion…

Egg and Lettuce Open Toast

Most of us feel super inspired in the mornings to start our day off with a healthy breakfast that can keep us going until the lunch hour. Here’s something that can be made under 10 mins, lets you experiment with ingredients, filling and healthy too! Ingredients Your choice of bread slices Hard-boiled eggs (1-2) Romaine…

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…