Category: Indian Recipes

Moong Dal Dahi Vadas

Moong Dal Dahi Vadas

Here is an instant dahi vada recipe which is more like a magic wand – give it a swirl and you’d have a chaat snack on your table. I’m serious! Blend the moong dal, fry pakoda-style, and pour seasoned yogurt. Of course, if you have […]

Aloo Gajar Matar Sabzi (Potatoes-Carrots-Peas)

Aloo Gajar Matar Sabzi (Potatoes-Carrots-Peas)

I enjoy sabzis that have an assortment of vegetables packed with nutrition and a variety of flavors. If you’re looking for that, this carrot sabzi is perfect. Ingredients:500 grams (3 cups) carrots, sliced 1 big potato, cubed2 cups peas3 tomatoes, chopped1 tsp kasoori methi (dried […]

Whole Masoor Dal

Whole Masoor Dal

I’m on a dal adventure nowadays, given the 2020 lockdown. Some click, some don’t. So I’m going to share dal recipes that I enjoyed. My daughter and I are pure non-vegetarians so if we love it, it’s definitely a must-try for you. Now, I like […]

Achari Bhindi

Achari Bhindi

I stumbled upon this dish during my extensive search on the Internet for a bhindi recipe that’s different from the usual. I decided to try this recipe because I had the store-bought Achar Gosht Masala at home which meant ‘convenient cooking’. If you don’t have […]

Methi Chicken

Methi Chicken

I love the addition of vegetables to meat dishes. There’s an endless variety – palak gosht, lauki gosht, karela keema, bhindi gosht and so on. My favorite is the all-famous Aloo Gosht curry. I imagine these were created by chicken-mutton lovers who knew that vegetables […]

Dahi Vada

Dahi Vada

I haven’t had a person who doesn’t enjoy dahi vadas. Its a favorite amongst kids and especially popular during Ramadan since it can be prepared in advance and refrigerated. Like every other dish, dahi vadas have a few variations and all of them are delicious. […]

Kofta Curry

Kofta Curry

Kofta curry is a rich combination of meatballs dipped in creamy, lightly spiced curry. The koftas can be made with ground chicken or lamb. There are vegetarian kofta curry recipes as well where koftas are made with paneer, lauki, or potatoes. One of the favorites […]

Darbari Mutton

Darbari Mutton

Darbari Mutton sounds royal but is, honestly, a simple to prepare. Darbari Mutton isn’t loaded with usual spices but rich ingredients like cashews and khoya/mawa. This is a slow cooker recipe but it can perfectly fit your regular cooking methods like stove top or pressure […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Biryani

Slow Cooker Chicken Biryani

Yup! I’m trying my hands on a slow cooker (crock-pot) and I am absolutely blown away. My first dish cooked in a slow cooker – Chicken Biryani! I mustered the courage to prepare a complex dish like biryani as my first experiment, not a wise […]

Shahi Navratan Korma

Shahi Navratan Korma

Shahi Navratan Korma is a delicious combination of 9 vegetables in a mildly spiced, creamy gravy. You can use vegetables of your preference. When I want to give my family a vegetarian treat, I whip up dishes that are pretty much an overdose on vegetables […]