Category Archives: Ideas for meals

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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CHUTNEY PANEER (PANEER IN FRESH CORIANDER)

“Chutney Paneer” is a nice tangy, spicy , non creamy  way to make paneer. It is easy and healthy because we use a lot of greens in this, contarary to palak paneer which usually has cream and butter in it. … Continue reading

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TUNA N EGG PATE

Tuna is a good source of high quality protein . This pate is very versatile. Right from a sandwich filling, to a canape topping, or a pate to eat with crackers or crusty bread. This pate is great for all … Continue reading

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SAFFRON MASALA RICE WITH CHICKEN ROAST

Another one of my “no oil added” recipes . This is a one dish meal which is easy to make, fulfilling and nutritional. The benefits of saffron are innumerable and i have written about this time and time again. I … Continue reading

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SPICY FRIED POTATOES

If you love fried potatoes then this is definitely going to be on your table very often. These spicy fried potatoes make an excellent side dish to almost everything ! Snack on them… eat them as a side dish… or … Continue reading

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