Cabbage Salad (Desi style)

Cabbage Salad (Desi style)

  Salads are always refreshing for any meal. What better than crunchy Cabbage! This is my mom’s recipe. We temper this salad with coconut oil, mustard seeds, curry leaves and […]

Gobi Manchurian (baked)

Gobi Manchurian (baked)

‘Are you ready for your order?’ asks the waiter. ‘Gobi Manchurian for now, give us two minutes to order the rest.’ Familiar?? Gobi Manchurian or Cauliflower Manchurian is a staple […]

Mushroom & Peas Pulav

Mushroom & Peas Pulav

Cooking during weekdays are mostly the routine rice, dals, subjis, chapatis, pasta and so on. Quick fix pulavs are also as much a part of weekdays as these. Packing lunches […]

Medu Vada

Medu Vada

A meal at a South Indian restaurant is not complete without Medu vada or Uzhinnu Vada. Ok maybe dosa is a more important item on the menu but Medu vada […]

Massaged Kale Salad

Massaged Kale Salad

This Kale salad with curly Kale is an Indianized version with raw onions! The only dressing on this salad is fresh lemon juice. We love salads at home, including my […]

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Brussels Sprouts look and taste like mini cabbages. I always prepare them only one way and love it. It is simple and can have variations as per your taste. If […]

Okra Curry

Okra Curry

Okra or Lady’s finger is a generally loved vegetable. Known as Bhindi in Hindi, I have had only specific Okra items while growing up, like Bhindi stir fried with curry […]

Neer Dosa

Neer Dosa

The literal translation of Neer Dosa is “Water Dosa” in Kannada! Since my maternal family is from Mangalore, we used to have Neer Dosas during our childhood vacations in Mangalore […]