Category Archives: Ideas for meals

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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EASY RAINBOW BIRYANI (CHICKEN OR VEG)

So much has been written , shared , and discussed about biryani. I have had so many requests for an easy biryani and always wonder if there are shortcuts to simplifying such a complicated dish? Well…. with due respect to … Continue reading

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ECUADORIAN LENTILS WITH YELLOW RICE

How about some “daal chawal” the Ecuadorian way today? Lentils and rice are a very common meal in most desi homes. Today I bring you a recipe tried and tested by a dear friend of mine Ravneet Arora. It is … Continue reading

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SWEET PARATHA/SWEET INDIAN BREAD

Today I bring you a sweet paratha or roti delicately flavoured with nigella/onion seeds and fennel. I was inspired by a recipe I saw by Chef Sanjay Thumma and tweaked it a bit. This is a good way of using … Continue reading

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ROASTED LEG OF LAMB WITH SAFFRON

Roasted leg of lamb is a nice festive dish to serve on special days. Today I bring for all of you this lovely special roasted leg of lamb. I have many followers from all over the world who are celebrating … Continue reading

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SPINACH SINDHI STYLE (SAAI BHAAJI)

Think sindhi cuisine and what comes to your mind? Most of you will say “saai bhaaji”. For those of you who arent familiar with sindhi food, its from Sindh, which is a province in Pakistan. I will not go to … Continue reading

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DAHI KADI/CURRY (YOGURT CURRY)

Dahi kadhi or curry is a yogurt based curry from the land of Panjab. Its easy to make, gentle on the stomach and gluten free. It consists  of a thin curry made with gram flour (besan) and yogurt(curds/dahi). Small onion … Continue reading

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EGGLESS CREPES FILLED WITH MUSHROOMS N ASPARAGUS WITH 2 SAUCES

I am sure most of you know that i was in Mumbai on holiday and my dear sister in law wanted me to teach her eggless crepes with a nice vegetarian filling. Since many of you do live in different … Continue reading

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