Mashed Aubergine Masala

Baingan Ka Bharta: The recipe is one of the most cooked recipes in our cooking sessions. One of the most picked up vegetables from the market is Aubergine / Eggplant or as I always knew it Brinjal. Baingan ka Bhurta as we call it in India, has as many versions as there are regions.  But…

Mater Paneer

Mater Paneer or Paneer with fresh peas Paneer Masala is one of the most easy and simplest Recipe made from paneer. The recipe can have many variations like what you will find in my post of Chandni Paneer or Cashew based paneer masaala and many more. Fresh peas are seasonal to the recipe and it…

Sarson Kaa Saag

The favorite dish of Winters is Sarson Ka Saag, at least in Northern India where Mustard grows abundantly in winters. It is a crop that gives us the aromatic seed of Black Mustard and our native seed oil –Mustard Oil / Sarson Ka Tail. But it is not only that it is popular for, it…

Samosa

Sharing today the most favorite street food of India ‘ Samosa’. This is not some quick snack, or easy recipes but it is one of the delicacies and need time as well as patience. So they say ‘ “What BAKING is to the Western World (in terms of culinary arts), FRYING is to India.” The chefs or cooks…

Butter Sauteed Potatoes with Quick Onion Dip

Rainy Season is on full swing and the appetite of our bodies go down following the wet atmosphere.  The season is not best for eating heavy, or taking large meals.  Indian families have been blessed with generations of wisdom of ‘what to eat what not to eat’.   There is a conscious in our belly too,…

Dry Moong Lentils with Parantha

Long Long Time No See….. The tourist season has begun for India which means back to back Cooking Sessions along with kids schools and exams.. and what got left behind was my recipes.. But no worries.  I am catching up.  Sharing today a recipe that I did a few days back this complements the rainy…

Bhindi Masala-Okra

Lady Finger – Okra – Bhindi One of the most simplest vegetable, yet the least understood vegetarian ingredients of the world.   A vegetable rich in Vitamins, minerals and a good source of Calcium, it is used widely in Indian Cuisine.   There are at least 20 different documented recipes I could find in India.  It is…