Makhane ka Raita

Makhane ka Raita is a  relish made with whipped creamy yogurt and toasted Makhanas or Fox  Nuts, garnished with pomegranate pearls. Raitas are our all-time favorite accompaniment with lunch. Fresh home made yogurt tastes awesome on its own, but the minute you whip up the curd and add a little something to it, it turns…

Masoor Mussalam

Masoor Mussalam is a whole unhusked lentil cooked to perfection with spices , yoghurt and ghee . It is cooked in Awadhi Dum Style. Masoor Mussalam is a delicious dal that I had cooked while we did our Flatbread Theme . While we did the Flatbread Theme , I had served these breads along with…

Saunfia Karele

Saunfia Karele are bitter gourds made in a typical Punjabi style where these gourds have a unique flavor of fennel or saunf . Karele or bitter gourds make an excellent side dish and taste absolutely delicious . I know there are many people who just cannot eat this humble , delicious and nutritious veggie due it’s…

Hari Moong ki Dal

Hari Moong ki Dal is the split green lentil which makes a simple yet delicious meal along with some rotis or parathas . Hari Moong ki Dal is one of the most nutritious lentil with many health benefits . It is full of fibre and protein . This lentil is versatile and can be used…

Aaloo Pasanda

Aaloo Pasanda is a curry made with sautéed potato slices , these slices are dunked in a flavorful onion tomato gravy and can be enjoyed with both rice and roti . In the month of April we normally have a Mega Marathon where we post all through the month except Sundays . Unfortunately with Carona…

Imli wale Aaloo ki Chaat

Imli wale Aaloo ki Chat is a tangy , spicy and crunchy chaat with potatoes and onions. The highlight of the chaat is imli or tamarind , which makes it absolutely irresistible . The alphabet ‘ I ‘ has always been tough , tangy tamarind has always come to my rescue . Imli is the…

Hare Matar ki Sookhi Sabzi

Hare Matar ki Sookhi Sabzi is a dry side dish made with farm fresh green peas . The fresh peas are boiled and tossed in very flavor ful spices , making the side dish very delicious . Hare Matar ki Sookhi Sabzi is quick to prepare , after boiling , simply toss the peas in…

Guarfali ki Sabzi

Guarfali ki Sabzi is a flavorful curry made with cluster beans . The curry is made with chickpea flour and yogurt in a typically Rajasthani style .   Since the beginning of the year we have been working on a A to Z series for our regular monthly BM and I have chosen to cook…

Soya ki Seekh

Soya ki Seekh is a Indian snack made on skewers with minced soya granules and spices . These rolls on sticks are roasted on charcoal . Soya is full of protein and a wonderful substitute for meat . Delicious kebabs can be easily made with it . I have never been fond of soya ,…

Hariyali Kebabs

Hariyali Kebabs are an Indian which is in the shape of a patty or a roll.These spinach kebabs are melt in the mouth and get their green color from it. Hariyali Kebabs get their green colour from the spinach and peas . To get a beautiful green you must blanch the chopped spinach . Boil water…