AMRITSARI PANEER BHURJI/ DHABA STYLE PUNJABI PANEER BHURJI /पनीर भुरजी I had been a regular visitor to Amritsar before COVID-19. The two main reasons behind are very genuine. The main one is to seek blessings at the divine Golden Temple...
POHA IDLI/ INSTANT IDLI WITH POHA AND RAVA Idlis in breakfast make me happy. I love these steamed savoury cakes more than any other dish. These are light, healthy and tasteful with sambhar and various chutneys. Mostly I add some...
BHARWAN BAINGAN-ALOO/STUFFED BRINJAL WITH POTATO WEDGES /भरवां बैंगन आलू Stuffed baingan with potato wedges is a very tasty side dish which goes well in the main course with all the dal preparations. The spice mix which is stuffed into the...
DAL DHOKLI/ दाल ढोकली A COMFORT FOOD FROM GUJARAT DAL DHOKLI as the name suggests that this is a complete meal in itself which contains dal and roti in one dish. This is a comfort food from the states...
KATACHI AMTI((DAL CURRY) KATACHI AMTI (DAL CURRY)is a spicy thin curry prepared with lentil stock left after the preparation of PURAN. To make this easy curry the leftover dal stock is given a tempering of a few...
PURAN POLI / पूरण पोली /A TRADITIONAL SWEETENED FLATBREAD FROM MAHARASHTRA Anything prepared with jaggery is always on the top of my favourite list whether parantha, sweets or kheer. I have always loved the sweetened flatbreads since my childhood...
WHITE LOBIA CURRY/BLACK EYE BEAN CURRY / लोबिया करी (PUNJABI STYLE) Safed lobia or white lobia curry is a simple and rustic dish which is cooked in every Punjabi household at regular bases. This protein-packed bean makes a...
THATTE IDLI /PLATE IDLI (KARNATAKA SPECIALITY) THATTE is a Kannad word which literally means plate.  THATTE IDLI is larger in size than the regular Idlis and the shape and size of this idli are like a flat plate...
GOBI MANCHURIAN / CAULIFLOWER MANCHURIAN For me, this dish is another way to eat my favourite vegetable. Cauliflower is available for the whole year now and I find some way or the other to cook this healthy veggie. This...
OATS-RAVA UTTHAPAM/ AN INSTANT UTTHAPAM WITH SOOJI AND OATS UTTHAPAM, A classic South Indian pancake, loaded with seasonal veggies. Authentically, the batter is prepared with the rice and lentil by soaking and fermenting for hours. But if the...