Spicy and authentic Indian style Baingan Bharta Recipe
Gluten Free, How To, Sides, Vegetarian

Baingan Bharta (Air Fryer Recipe)

Serve this authentic Punjabi style buttery and slightly spicy baingan bharta as a dip with naan or roti or as a side dish with rice or even stuff it between two slices of bread to make an eggplant panini, this air fryer baingan bharta recipe is a keeper if you love the smokey flavors of […]

This fried potato fritters are a famous street food from Odisha
Odisha Recipes, Sides, Vegetarian

Aloo Chop Recipe (Oriya Style)

A simple niramish street food recipe from Odisha, that anyone can follow. Seasoned mashed potatoes balls dipped in chickpea flour/besan batter and then deep fried to perfection. Enjoy these slightly crispy from outside and soft from inside cutlets as your evening snack with a cup of tea or coffee. WHAT IS ALOO CHOP? “Aloo” means […]

Made with dry roasted peanuts, garlic and bit of tamarind, this quick and easy groundnut chutney is delicious with any savory dishes.
Sides, Vegetarian

Peanut Chutney Recipe (Quick & Easy)

This naturally vegan peanut chutney recipe is quick and easy. Somewhat spicy and somewhat tangy, this nutty chutney makes such a great condiment for your savory and spicy dishes!! I grew up in India, where chutney is an absolute staple. They make chutneys out of almost everything. A must have side dish. My mom used […]

Easy and nutritious beetroot cutlets made in air fryer
Sides, Vegetarian

Beetroot Tikki in Air Fryer | Beetroot Cutlets

Enjoy this air fried Beetroot cutlets with some hot and spicy chutney on the side. Crispy from outside (because of the semolina coating) and moist from inside, this popular Indian street food recipe delivers the same taste with less calories. Use this beetroot tikki in air fryer or beetroot cutlets recipe to serve as a […]

This Aloo Tamatar ki subzi recipe is such a comforting dish to enjoy with rice, roti or pooris.
Sides, Vegetarian

Aloo Tamatar ki Sabzi | Potato Tomato Curry

Aloo tamatar curry recipe or potato tomato curry is such an easy recipe to try and enjoy on a daily basis. Made with bite sized potatoes and tomatoes, this yummy gravy based dish can be enjoyed with plain dosa, poori, paratha or steamed rice. Find me someone who doesn’t love potatoes!! I love anything with potatoes. […]

Dal Palak or Moong Dal with Spinach is a healthy, tasty and nutritious vegan recipe loaded with protein and chockful of nutrients like - Vitamin A, zinc and fiber. Enjoy this with steamed rice or naan bread or just as a bowl of soup.
Main Course, Sides, Vegetarian, Vegetarian

Dal Palak Tadka Recipe

This healthy and nutritious Yellow Dal Palak Tadka is such a healthy, tasty and nutritious vegan recipe loaded with protein and chockful of nutrients like – Vitamin A, zinc and fiber. Enjoy with some steamed rice or naan bread or just as a bowl of soup. So, what is Dal Tadka? Dal Tadka, is this […]

Odisha Recipes, Sides, Vegetarian

Roasted Spicy Chuda Bhaja|Spicy Poha|Spicy Chivda

One snack that’s everyone’s favorite in all over India is Roasted Spicy Chuda Bhaja|Spicy Poha|Spicy Chivda. Especially, if you are from Eastern India. This Roasted Spicy Chuda Bhaja|Spicy Poha|Spicy Chivda is dry roasted and then flavored with dry roasted peanuts, dry roasted red chilies and then generously seasoned with sea salt. This dry roasted spicy […]

This vegan, gluten free, no sugar, instantly made, greenchiliachaar, condiment, mustardoilachhar
Sides, Vegetarian

Instant Chili Pickle Recipe

This Instant Chili Pickle recipe is all you need to make the best use of your extra chilies. This pickle is bursting with flavors and done in no time at all. Imagine this – you have something that you spent no time in making yet it lasts for weeks? Score, right? I love my pickles and […]

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

Garlic Peanut Chili Chutney

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

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

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, […]

Sides, Vegetarian

Spicy Lentil and Potato Croquettes

    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. […]