Rice, Wheat & More

Grilled Pavbhaji Sandwich

Grilled Pavbhaji Sandwich

A perfectly grilled yummy sandwich made using leftover pavbhaji. Kid friendly! Sometimes when we make Bombay pavbhaji, there is some leftover bhaji which is not sufficient as a meal by itself. So this can be transformed very easily into a grilled sandwich or an open […]

Instant Oats Uttapam/ Instant savory Oats pancake

Instant Oats Uttapam/ Instant savory Oats pancake

A very easy savory pancake made with Oat flour that is ready in minutes. As all other moms, I am concerned about my kids starting their day with a healthy breakfast. I am not a fan of boxed cereals really. To me a breakfast should […]

Kasoori Methi Thepla

Kasoori Methi Thepla

Kasoori Methi Thepla is a spiced Indian flatbread loaded with the rich flavor of dried fenugreek leaves.  Methi thepla is like a paratha made with methi or fenugreek leaves but it is not a stuffed paratha. You basically prepare a dough with all the ingredients, […]

Vegetable Pulao ( Pressure Cooker method )

Vegetable Pulao ( Pressure Cooker method )

Vegetable Pulao made in a pressure cooker! Can be put together in a jiffy. There are some days when you are so packed with activities and yet crave for a home made meal. This dish is truly meant for one of such days. The hands-on […]

Whole-Wheat Pasta with Veggies

Whole-Wheat Pasta with Veggies

Whole Wheat Pasta tossed in a home-made sauce with veggies and Parmesan cheese. Perfect for lunch boxes! When our first born started Kindergarten, it was a challenge for me to decide what to pack in her lunchbox. I wanted something that could be easily eaten […]

Idli Sambhar

Idli Sambhar

Idli-Sambhar is one of my favorite breakfast items. I consider it as one complete meal. As a matter of fact, I can eat Idli and Sambhar any time of the day … literally! Making Idlis in India or in Summer in the US is not […]

Kanyachi Bhakri/Onion Bhakri

Kanyachi Bhakri/Onion Bhakri

Rice/Rawa/Jowar flour combined with simple ingredients to form a yummy pancake. Can be made completely gluten free as well. Kanyachi Bhakri with ‘loni’ or homemade whipped butter is all deliciousness in your mouth. The hands-on time for this is very little and requires no preparation […]

Indo Chinese Noodles

Indo Chinese Noodles

Noodles tossed in a delectable onion-ginger-garlic mixture with veggies and sauce! I am not sure about other cuisines but Chinese is one cuisine which tastes different based on the country where it is cooked. Chinese food in India tastes way different than the one you […]