Category Archives: Quick Recipes

FIVE MINUTE CHICKEN ALFREDO WITH VEGGIES AND PASTA

This is a real favourite with my family and an easy one pot dish. Its quick and nourishing at the same time. INGREDIENTS: 350 grams of chicken breast, cut into bite size pieces 4 tablespoons of butter (you can also … Continue reading

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SPICY DAAL (LENTILS)

Daal or lentils are a staple food for many vegetarians being a great source of protein plus a somewhat comfort food. It is also a side dish. I like to make daal as its easy, and I always have left … Continue reading

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CREAMY MUSHROOM SOUP

There is nothing like a warm bowl of soup on a cold wintry day. This recipe has been sent to me by Visha Vasnani of Tenerife. Thank you so much Visha. Mushrooms are low in calorie because of their water … 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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CHICKEN TIKKA TIKKIS

Do you like to throw away left overs ? Does your family eat left overs without a fuss? Well if they do, you can always “recyle” your left over food. Todays recipe is “chicken tikka recycled”, wether its left over … Continue reading

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WHITE SAUCE/BECHAMEL GLUTEN FREE RECIPE N VIDEO

Bechamel or white sauce is the mother of all sauces. It is used as a base for many sauces, or as an ingredient for making croquettes, pies, lasagne and canneloni  etc. It is simple to make if you follow a … Continue reading

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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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NO BAKE HEALTHY CHOCO CRUNCHY BITES

This deliciously sinful snack is a great way to get your kids to eat a healthy cereal. Yes I know chocolate is not exactly “healthy” but if one does have a craving, then why not just make it healthy? This … 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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VEGETABLE TEMPURA WITH CHILLI SOYA SAUCE

These vegetable fritters (tempura) are a wonderful way to get your kids to eat vegetables or introduce vegetables in a snacky form. I took these to a picnic and thats why they are in a plastic container. They did get … Continue reading

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