Tag: Comfort food

Chicken Curry

Chicken Curry

A Chicken curry that is full of flavor! One pot recipe. Chicken is a good source of protein. And spices provide you warmth and have numerous other health benefits. They boost your immunity and aid in digestion, to list a few. The small amount of […]

Tallyanche Ambat Tik/ Goan Sardines Curry/ Teflache Human

Tallyanche Ambat Tik/ Goan Sardines Curry/ Teflache Human

A lip-smackingly delicious coconut based curry of Sardines finished with a hint of Sichuan pepper. Oil free! This curry is everything that a Goan looks for in a fish curry. It is tangy, sour and spicy. The name “Ambat-tik” aptly describes it. Ambat means sour […]

Goan Chicken Cafreal

Goan Chicken Cafreal

A lip smackingly delicious, mouth watering recipe of chicken cooked in a coriander-spice mix. A personal favorite! This dish is very very dear to me. My dad would bring this as a take-out with some freshly baked local Goan pav aka bread on special occasions […]

Suke Bangdyache Human/Dried Salted Mackerel curry

Suke Bangdyache Human/Dried Salted Mackerel curry

Curry made with dried salted Mackerel and finished with tefal aka sichuan pepper for a mouth watering aroma! In the olden days, fish was cured with dry salt and preserved for eating in the monsoons when fresh fish was scarcely available. This fish came to […]

Spiced Apple Cider

Spiced Apple Cider

Apple Cider steeped in spices … so warm and comforting in the cold weather! What more can I say!!!

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Broccoli married to Cheddar is just deliciousness in your mouth! This past week I was feeling under the weather. We somehow managed with 2 days of eating out but on the third day, I just decided to take a day off. With kids in school […]

Everyday Dal

Everyday Dal

Split Pigeon Peas cooked in simple spices … you can’t get bored of this 😉 Dal is very staple to Indian diet. From north to south, east to west, you would find that there is some or the other version of dal eaten in many […]

Varan/Vann

Varan/Vann

Goan Vann is a very simple dal recipe without any spice. My family loves it. Dal is simply flavored with lots of cumin and is cooked with ground coconut. Varan accompanied with piping hot rice with a dollop of ghee is just so comforting! Gentle […]