Category Archives: Indian Restaurant Dishes

BESAN HALWA WITH SUNFLOWER SEEDS N CASHEWNUTS

The festival of “ganesh chathurthi” is just round the corner and it is a custom to offer sweets to the deity while performing the prayers. I happened to make this delicous gram flour (besan) halwa in an instant on raksha … Continue reading

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EGG MASALA CURRY

This curry is a must for all egg curry lovers. Boiled eggs are pan fried till the whites are nice and brown giving it a different taste and then added to a smooth spicy curry . Very delicious and full … Continue reading

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DESI STYLE “PALAK” FOR PALAK PANEER AND PALAK CHICKEN

This recipe is dedicated to my nanny Rosy who taught me how to cook. Shes now old and does not keep well and yet invited me to her humble home in Pune and cooked lunch for me. Her food is … 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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ALOO BAINGAN (AUBERGINE/EGGPLANT WITH POTATOES)

Many people do not like aubergine and some do…So what if you love it and your partner does not? Have you ever thought of camouflaging it ? I do it all the time!!! Shhhh…its a secret…please do not tell anyone! … 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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HEALTHY METHI PALAK PANEER (FRESH CHEESE IN SPINACH N FENUGREEK)

Palak Paneer is a real popular dish in most desi restaurants. There are many many recipes online on how to make this. Each restaurant has their own “special” palak paneer recipe. I love to experiement in new ways of cooking. … Continue reading

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RAJWADI DAHI WADA

This lovely dahi wada recipe which fits to be for “royalty” has been sent to me by Raj Kartik and so i have named it “rajwadi” dahi vada. This dahi wada recipe is nice for special ocasions as it has … Continue reading

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FISH PARATHAS

Fish parathas are basically parathas filled with a smooth fish and potato mixture. This is good for people who dont like fish and yet need to incorporate it in their diet because the flavour of fish is mixed with the … Continue reading

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INSTANT RAS MALAI

I first came across this instant ras malai recipe when i was a newly wed bride (33 years ago!!!) in the cookery section of the reputed magazine Femina. I tried it and what a disaster it was!! I gave up … Continue reading

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