Chicken Tangdi Masala

There are days when we scratch our heads thinking of what to cook now.  I was bored of having the similar chicken recipes. I was craving for something Indian but with a new taste. I had few chicken drumsticks in my refrigerator. I took them and poked all around using a fork. I, then, marinated…

Aamla Kuchcha / Gooseberry grated pickles

Winter is commencing!! Cold and cough has entered most of our houses. You could easily hear the loud sneezing or coughing sounds of your neighbors during early morning hours. This is the best time to introduce the highly beneficial Gooseberries or aamla in your daily diet. These are the richest source of vitamin C, vitamin…

Quail Masala

These bird game recipes are the best when it comes to taste and health. Quails also known as bird games or Bater (in Hindi) are rich in micro nutrients and vitamins like B complex, folate and vitamin E and K.  They have extremely low skin fat and low cholesterol value. These game meats are recommended for people…

Paalak Daal/ Spinach and yellow split gram soup

Popeye chose this green leaf over other foods as this super food gave him super energy, strength and power. Spinach is a super food loaded with tons of nutrients in a low calorie package. They help in improving blood glucose control in diabetics, lowering the risk of cancer, lowering blood pressure, improving bone health, lowering…

Mutton ghee roast

Mutton ghee roast is a delicious Mangalorean recipe. This goes well with chapattis, rotis, naans, any Indian bread, steamed rice and even dosas. One can find them easily strolling in the local markets of Mangalore and South India. The mutton is well cooked in ghee or clarified butter that gives a beautiful aroma as well….

Prawn Butter Masala

Now a days, I have fallen in love with the King prawns. Each time, I cook something, I feel like including them. Here’s another prawn recipe of mine to soothe your taste buds. It is mildly spicy, tangy, tasty and makes your meal complete. The best part is the ease in cooking. It gets ready…

Bhindi Bharwa / Stuffed Okra

This is my mom’s recipe and everyone in the family loves.Whenever we have guests,this recipe is sure to be served and they too love.Even if you are a hard core non-vegetarian,you cannot resist munching these super tasty,tangy bhindis/okras.The best part is the way my mom prepares as you won’t find this style of preparing stuffed…

Moong daal aur dalia ki khichdi/Moong beans and broken wheat khichdi

This is a healthy preparation made especially for pregnant ladies and infants.As both the moong daal/beans and dalia/broken wheat are individually very healthy,I  prepared a khichdi and thought of sharing the recipe. Benefits of dalia: Dalia improves digestion Dalia is high in protein but low in calories Dalia or cracked wheat helps reduce weight Dalia…

Creamy chicken fusion

You must be thinking as what’s all about fusion here.The story is I wanted to have something creamy ,so had an option of cooking Italian, but.at the same time I wanted something tangy.Creamy tangy together.What to do then?There came an idea of doing some fusion.I prepared Mexican salsa chicken in Italian cream cheese sauce.And the…

Steamed Chicken Dimsums

  Momos or the dimsums are steamed buns with or without fillings.The fillings can be anything of your choice.It is prepared with virtually any combination of ground meat, vegetables, tofu,cottage cheese, vegetable and meat combinations.Personally,I love its chicken combination the most.The best part of momos is that you can have them personalised,steamed or fried or tandoori momos…