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Maamoul, Shortbread, Cookies, MiddleEasternCookies, Date, OrangeBlossom, Eid, Butter
Cookies, Custards, Pies, Dessert, Vegetarian

Maamoul Cookies | How to Make Maamoul Cookies 0 (0)

Let me introduce you to Ma’amoul Cookies. These are Middle Eastern Date Stuffed Cookies. These Maamoul Cookies are not limited to just Date filling though. You can try other fillings such as a nut mixture filling etc. Even go for chocolate fillings and I think, that will be brilliant. The most popular is the Date […]

Garlic Marinade, Garlic Peanut Chutney, Garlic Marinade, Garlic Peanut Topping, Side, Chutney, Spicy
Sides, Vegetarian

Garlic Peanut Chili Chutney 0 (0)

This Garlic Peanut Chili Chutney is for you if you are a spice lover. This chutney is not for faint hearted. This simply made chutney can be used as a condiment to your otherwise boring food or can be used as a marinade as well. Bursting with delicious flavors, this is a must try chutney […]

Pumpkin_Fritters, Pumpkin_Gulgula, Pumpkin_Donuts
Cookies, Custards, Pies, Dessert, Indian Desserts, Sides, Vegetarian

Pumpkin Fritters, Pumpkin Gulgula, Mini Pumpkin Donuts 0 (0)

Fall is almost here. Exactly a week away from today. Fall in the states mean everything pumpkin.., From your lattes to your cheesecakes to cookies to donuts.  Only after coming to the USA, I realized that there are so many varieties of pumpkin – different sizes, shapes and color. I was taken by the concept […]

Mother's Day Recipes, Sweet and Savory Mother's Day Recipes
Alcoholic, Beverage, Cookies, Custards, Pies, Dessert, Main Course, Non Vegetarian, Non-Alcoholic, Non-Vegetarian, Sides, Vegetarian, Vegetarian

Mother’s Day Recipes Round-Up 0 (0)

Rudyard Kipling had rightly quoted – “God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers ” Happy Mother’s Day to all the mothers out there. My Ma has been my greatest teacher. She taught me how to be compassionate, how to love and most importantly, how to give without expecting anything in return. The older I get, […]

Main Course, Non-Vegetarian, Sides, Vegetarian

Crispy Coconut Shrimp – How to Make Crispy Coconut Shrimp 0 (0)

This crispy coconut shrimp when paired with the right kind of condiment like Sweet and Spicy Plum Chutney or Tomato-Chili-Garlic Chutney becomes a star at your dinner or party table. They disappear super fast. The shrimp is crispy and crunchy on the outside and tender on the inside and makes an awesome appetizer. Its crunchy, soft, spicy […]

Sides, Vegetarian

Spicy Lentil and Potato Croquettes 0 (0)

    Lentils are primarily used in soups but I think it’s a refreshingly new idea to try them as croquettes and if you think lentils are not versatile.., then trust me these Spicy Lentil and Potato Croquettes will change your opinion. You can enjoy them as a snack or use them as mini-burger patties. […]

Chutney, Condiment, Relish, Side, Spicy. Sweet, Plum, Ginger, Cinnamon, Winter Chutney
Sides, Vegetarian

Sweet and Spicy Plum Chutney 0 (0)

  This Sweet and Spicy Plum Chutney can be your make-ahead condiment for potlucks, family gatherings or dinner or lunch parties. Serve this with cheese, grilled meat, eggs, sandwiches, burgers etc. In fact, the options are endless. However you serve this Spiced Plum Chutney, just be sure this will be a sure shot crowd pleaser. […]

Tandoori Chicken and Kidney Beans Salad
Non-Vegetarian, Sides

Tandoori Chicken and Beans Salad 0 (0)

I committed to write a post on re-vamping your left overs into delicious dishes for the Earth Day. I have two demanding kids, a intermittently travelling and workaholic husband and an ever demanding job and not to forget a long commute. Tired already hearing this, no? The point I want to make is –  who […]