Tag: Recipe

Quinoa upma

Quinoa upma

  I have been intrigued by Quinoa, the healthy and versatile seed, which is commonly substituted for grains. I saw pinterest food boards showing so many recipes using quinoa and even  health-food lovers recommending it. Supposedly, quinoa is a great source of fiber, protein, vitamins, and […]

Besan ke laddu / Besanache ladu

Besan ke laddu / Besanache ladu

  Happy Holi, friends! May you have all the colors of enjoyment, laughter and cheer in your life!! For those of you who are not tuned in to what I’m talking about, Holi is the famous festival of colors from the ever-so-colorful, India. And what […]

Fajita style veggie side dish

Fajita style veggie side dish

For my project work, I often travel to Mt. Vernon, WA. A couple times me and my colleague, Nidhi, had lunch at a Mexican restaurant out there called Cocina. I really liked their fajitas. The veggies in that dish were simply juicy and yummy and […]

Pearl Couscous Salad

Pearl Couscous Salad

When I cooked this for the first time, I asked myself, “Why didn’t I cook this before?” :-) This recipe is easy as well as versatile (can be eaten by itself or as a side dish). Here’s what you’ll need: 1. Vegetable broth: 1 and 1/2 Cups […]

Rawa dosa and {cheat} recipe for chutney

Rawa dosa and {cheat} recipe for chutney

  When Mr. C was in India, me and Diya ran out of dosa-batter. So I decided to experiment a little :) {psst.. I had lots of help from dear Google}   [yumprint-recipe id=’7′] Enjoy!!

Daliya-wala Upma {Recipe}

Daliya-wala Upma {Recipe}

  Simple and healthy breakfast recipe. Enjoy!! [yumprint-recipe id=’4′] 

Vegetarian Thai Red Curry {Recipe}

Vegetarian Thai Red Curry {Recipe}

  I love Thai food. Use of ingredients like the coconut milk make it one of the closest international cuisines to Mom’s food at home. However, a couple times when I tried to get my kids to try Thai, my kids did not take to […]

Apple cake – steamed, not baked

Apple cake – steamed, not baked

Hi friends, Happy Raksha Bandhan and Happy Indian Independence Day to you all. May everyone on this beautiful planet be blessed with all the joys of togetherness and brotherhood!!! How about some delicious apple cake for your table to celebrate this day? This recipe is […]

Tapioca Pulao {Recipe}

Tapioca Pulao {Recipe}

It was Shruti who introduced me to this recipe and now this is my family’s favorite Sunday breakfast. Try it, I’m sure you’ll like it too. For a family of two adults and two kids you’ll need: – 2 cups tapioca (sabudana) – 3 cups […]

Indo Chinese Mexican – Veggie Quesadilla Recipe with a twist

Indo Chinese Mexican – Veggie Quesadilla Recipe with a twist

I am a vegetarian. I don’t eat fish / chicken / any kind of meat. No mushrooms even. With eggs it is a little bit crooked tale – I do eat bakery products that have eggs, but if I see something being cooked with eggs […]

Cabbage – Spinach Fritters {Recipe}

Cabbage – Spinach Fritters {Recipe}

Cabbage and Spinach not everyone’s all time favorite veggies. Right? I remember when we were kids by brother was {and still is} a fussy eater. Veggies which were acceptable to him could be counted on your fingers (In fact, I dare say, fingers of only one hand!) […]

Carrot Banana Cupcakes

Carrot Banana Cupcakes

  I promised you the other day that I’ll soon be posting recipe for these sweet little delights. This post is about making good on that promise :) One of my favorite desserts is a slice of carrot cake.  I found most carrot cake recipes […]

Two Salads

Two Salads

If you ask me my favorite American food, my instantaneous answer will be the Salad ! I love the pure textures and flavours of greens, carrots, peas, broccoli, peppers – anything vegetarian. The only thing I don’t like in my salad is that cheese. I […]

Pakoras – vegetable fritters {Recipe}

Pakoras – vegetable fritters {Recipe}

I don’t know if it’s only me or people from India. When it rains, the temperature plummets down, skies turn gray – I think of chai-pakora. Tea and Fritters. For so many days when it rained heavily in Nashville I pestered my friends that we […]

Handvo: Rice and lentil cake {Recipe}

Handvo: Rice and lentil cake {Recipe}

I am a huge fan of recipes from Gujarat (except Gujarati sweet daal}. This one is one from the top of my top list. Whenever choti Jiji comes over to our place from Baroda, we always make it. You’ll need: 2 cups Rice 1 cup […]

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