Author Archives: nituchugani

RESTAURANT STYLE ALOO SAAG

Aloo saag is so popular with everyone who loves indian food. This combination of potatoes with spinach is really amazing, healthy and a favorite with many, not to mention spinach lovers. There are so many ways to make this dish, … Continue reading

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NITU DIDI EASY PRAWN CURRY

Who doesnt love to make a curry in a hurry? Prawn curry is a real favourite in my family and apart from peeling and cleaning the prawns this curry takes next to no time to make. It is my version … Continue reading

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OKRA AND POTATOES SINDHI STYLE WITH KHICHRI

Okras are a great source of vitamins and fibre and such a versatile vegetable. We Sindhis tend to make this in many different ways. Deep fried , or smothered in green chutney, filled with spices and then sauteed etc etc. … Continue reading

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HEALTHY VEGETARIAN MOUSAKKA

Today i bring you a healthy recipe sent to me by Ravneet Arora. This vegetarian mousakka is delicous and easy to make. Boiled brown lentils replace the minced meat in a regular mousakka. You can even use cooked soya mince … Continue reading

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BASIC RED INDIAN SAUCE

Having a basic sauce in the fridge/freezer is a real boon for days when you have no time to cook. I have been asked many a time for an easy , healthy , and yet delicious basic sauce for our … Continue reading

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KAJU PISTA BURFI (INDIAN NUTTY FUDGE)

With Diwali the festival of lights coming up the making or buying of sweets is a tradition in India and amongst the Indians worldwide. With inflation escalating the costs of base products, good quality sweets are rare and very expensive. … Continue reading

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HERBAL CONCOCTION FOR NEWBORNS “CHAAT-A”/SUTTI

Another wonderful home made herbal concoction by Pooja Mansukhani of Dubai. I thank her from the bottom of my heart for bringing us these valuable recipes which have been lost in time.  She painstakingly has taken time to research and … Continue reading

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CHERRY CRUMBLE

A “crumble” is a lovely english dessert which i was introduced to recently. My lovely english friends never believed I had never tasted or made one before! Well… (blushing) even tho i had heard about a crumble i had never … Continue reading

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GLUTEN FREE VEGETABLE CUTLETS

This gluten free vegetable cutlet is not only healthy but great for celiacs. I personally am very choosy when making my cutlets. I like them to taste of vegetables and not of bread and potatoes. The crunch in this cutlet … Continue reading

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“PHAKKI” MAGICAL POST NATAL DELIVERY POWDER

Todays recipe is one brought to us by Pooja Mansukhani of Dubai. She has done a lot of research on “phakki” which is a home made herbal concoction for lactant mothers. This wonder concoction is excellent for overall well being. … Continue reading

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