Masala Puri

Masala Puri

What is Masala Puri To know about Masala Puri you need to know first about pani puri. Pani puri is the original indian street food small bite snack which is a blend of textures, flavors…

Reheating Frozen Naans

We recently received complements for naan that we served to some of our guests. We were surprised and said these were actually frozen naan’s. The guests won’t believe us. Hence we thought it would be…

Vadouvan Boiled Eggs

Vadouvan Boiled Eggs

Vadouvan boiled eggs is just our way to add some novelty to our breakfast boiled eggs or boiled eggs we pair as a side with rice or biryanis. Vadouvan Boiled eggs are a simple and…

Mirchicha Bharit

Mirchicha Bharit

What is Mirchicha Bharit Mirchicha Bharit is a dish my mom makes with fire roasted chillis and yogurt. Generally the ones used are the hot chilli peppers. However that means you can’t eat a lot…

Bhindi

Bhindi

Bhindi is a thing of beauty when available farm fresh Bhindi / okra / ladies fingers as they are called can be the most delicious when they can be found young, tender and farm fresh….

Semolina Crusted Salmon

Semolina Crusted Salmon

Our recipe for Semolina crusted Salmon tries to incorporate some Indian flavors in a pan seared salmon dish. In india fried fish with a ginger garlic paste and spicy flavoring is a very popular dish….

Chana Masala

Chana Masala

What is Chana Masala? Chana masala is a dish possibly originating in northern part of India but which is now popular throughout india and abroad. Chana Masala is also called as Chole masala many times….

Pea Shoots

Pea Shoots

What are Pea shoots Pea shoots are a seasonal treat available a few weeks into spring. They are a few weeks old tender pea vines that are lush green and are barely bearing any fruit….

Chicken kababs spiced with fennel and mustard

Chicken kababs spiced with fennel and mustard

As peak of grilling season is around the corner we decided to bring our readers a simple recipe of chicken kababs spiced with fennel and mustard seeds. We had the pleasure of eating some succulent…

Beetroot Dhokla

Beetroot Dhokla

We decided to make beetroot dhokla drawing inspiration from the spongy dhokla popular in indian cuisine and the beetroot salads which are ubiquitous in north American menus. What is Dhokla Dhokla is a very popular…