Tag: Vegetarian

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 […]

Dal Tomato Saar

Dal Tomato Saar

A thin and tangy dal preparation that goes well with varan bhat or can be had like a soup. Saar is a very thin spiced dal water. Sometimes it is made with just tomatoes too. Traditionally, it was made with the water left behind after […]

Khatkhaten/Goan Curry with assorted vegetables

Khatkhaten/Goan Curry with assorted vegetables

Vegetables cooked in a simple coconut-dal based curry and flavored with tefal aka sichuan pepper. Khatkhaten is a very authentic Goan dish made with vegetables. Most parts of India have a mixed vegetable curry of some sort. In Kerala, it is Avial. In Bengal, it […]

Mango Lassi in under 5 minutes

Mango Lassi in under 5 minutes

A delicious Mango Lassi that can be made in under 5 minutes. Go to any Indian restaurant in the US and you are bound to find this beverage on the menu. Desis and Non-desis seem to like it very much. Even when you are entertaining […]

Beetroot raita with onion

Beetroot raita with onion

A vibrant beetroot raita/salad with just the basic ingredients. Sometimes all that you need with a meal is a simple accompaniment. This is especially true if the main course consists of a dish which is either heavy on spices, rich or consists of something fried. […]

Cornflakes Cereal Chivda

Cornflakes Cereal Chivda

An easy low calorie snack made using unsweetened cornflakes which gets ready in 15 minutes. My in-laws spent the last summer here with us in New York. When they were here, my father in law bought some unsweetened cornflakes. They finished 1 box during their […]

Kada Prashad/Whole Wheat Flour Pudding/Aate ka halwa

Kada Prashad/Whole Wheat Flour Pudding/Aate ka halwa

A very delicious pudding/Sheera made with whole wheat flour. This is one of the many dishes that I learnt from our kids’ Punjabi Nanny. This halwa tastes absolutely delicious especially on a cold evening. It is also actually the prashad that they give at the […]

Salad with homemade Ranch dressing

Salad with homemade Ranch dressing

A refreshing salad made with homemade Ranch dressing. So yummy! Lets talk about the salad first. It is very delicious on its own or paired with a meal. It is very versatile too. You can just feel free to add anything that you like. I […]