Breakfast

Rava Dosa | How to make Rava Dosa

Rava Dosa is a fairly simple dosa which requires no grinding and no fermentation. You just have to mix a few ingredients and the...

Kanda Batata Poha | Healthy Breakfast Recipe

Kanda Batata Poha is a traditional Maharashtrian breakfast dish. "Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dinner like a pauper!" This quote emphasizes the importance of breakfast ....

Kanchipuram Idlis | Spiced Idlis

Kanchipuram idlis - Idlis made with an elaborate tempering of spices. Kanchipuram idlis are a speciality from Kanchipuram, a small town in Tamil Nadu. The...

Hibiscus Plant Care | Growing Hibiscus

I started taking keen interest in gardening about 5 years ago. Staying in Mumbai, having a full fledged garden with big trees is a...

Growing Methi | Growing fenugreek in pots

   Everything that slows us down and forces patience,           Everything that sets us back into the slow circles of...

Aboli | Crossandra

Aboli / Crossandra/ Firecracker/ Kanakambaram are all names of the same flower.  The flowers are unusually shaped with  3 to 5 asymmetrical petals. The...

DESSERTS

Gulab Jamun | Milk Powder Gulab Jamun

Gulab Jamun is one of the most popular Indian sweets, loved by most people. This traditional Indian delight is found in most festival/ wedding...

Rabdi | How to make Rabdi | Quick Dessert Recipe

Rabdi is nothing but thickened sweet milk garnished with saffron and nuts.  Milk is simmered and reduced on a low flame till it reaches...

Amrakhand | How to make Mango Shrikhand

Summers is India is synonymous with mangoes and various desserts made with mangoes. I didn’t want the mango season pass by without making Amrakhand....

Pomegranate Apple Mousse

Pomegranate Apple Mousse is an easy dessert to make. With its fruity flavour and elegant looks, this dish surely can be a show stealer...

RICE

Jeera Rice | Jeera Rice in Microwave

Jeera rice is a simple, flavourful rice preparation, which can be served with dal, any vegetable curry, chicken or mutton curry  or just plain...

ACCOMPANIMENTS

Pineapple Cucumber Salad | Refreshing Pineapple Salad

Pineapple Cucumber Salad is a refreshing, colourful mixture of fruits and vegetables with a lemon honey dressing. Salads are a perfect way to add nutrition...

Amla Cucumber Juice – healthy vegetable juice

Amla (Indian gooseberry) and Cucumber both are powerhouse of nutrition. Amla is an excellent source of vitamin C and thus helps in boosting immunity...

Watermelon Mint Cooler | A perfect summer cooler

Watermelon Mint cooler - a perfect summer drink. Summers demand cooling drinks, ice creams, popsicles, kulfis etc. To beat the rising mercury levels, here's a...

Tomato Thokku | How to make Tomato Thokku

Thokku  means a spicy cooked pickle that looks more like a chutney. It is served as an accompaniment with rice and also pairs well with...

BASIC COOKING

Sprouting of lima beans | How to sprout and peel vaal

Sprouting is a process where seeds and pulses are germinated. The seeds/ pulses are soaked in water for few hours. When these soaked pulses...

Curd | Making Dahi | How to make curds at home

Curd or Dahi is an essential food item in most Indian homes. It is excellent for digestion and  also boosts immunity. It is used...

Poori | How to make fluffy pooris | Puffed up puris

Poori is a traditional deep fried Indian bread that is made from whole wheat flour. In India, poori is a common dish made for...

How to sprout Moth beans | Sprouting of Legumes

Sprouting is a process where seeds and pulses are germinated. The pulses are soaked in water for few hours. When these pulses are exposed...

Regional

Ripe Jackfruit fritters – a summer delicacy

Ripe Jackfruit Fritters/Pelakai Garya/ Pelakai Garige/ Ponsa Mulik is a delicious, deep fried snack from the Mangalorean cuisine.  They are crispy outside, soft on...

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NON VEGETARIAN

Mangalorean Fish Curry | Meen Gassi |

Mangalorean Fish Curry - a coconut based curry which is sure to tickle your taste buds. “Meen” stands for fish and “Gassi” is a Mangalorean...

Thai Chicken Fried Rice | Fried Rice

Thai Chicken Fried Rice is an easy yet tasty rice preparation with the flavours of three different sauces and basil leaves. Rice is a...

Mangalorean Egg Drop Curry | Coconut based Egg Curry

Mangalorean Egg Drop Curry is a flavourful coconut based curry. Eggs are a rich source of protein and can be cooked in variety of ways....

RECOMMENDED RECIPES

Mixed Veg Akki Rotis | Beetroot Akki Rotis

Mixed Veg Akki Rotis - Healthy rice flour rotis loaded with vegetables. Akki Roti is a popular breakfast dish from Karnataka. These are rotis made...

Kori Rotti | Mangalorean Kori Rotti

Kori Rotti is a traditional delicacy from the Mangalorean cuisine. “Kori” is the Tulu word for ‘Chicken’ and Rotti is crispy thin rice wafers....

Mixed Vegetable Juice – healthy raw vegetable juice

Mixed Vegetable Juice - a healthy juice of raw vegetables. There are occasions when we tend to binge-eat especially during vacations, family functions, weekend dinners,...

Tamatar ki Launji | How to make Tamatar Launji

“Launji” is a sweet and sour pickle like dish that is very popular in Rajasthani cuisine. Tamatar ki Launji is made using tomatoes with...