My favorites

My favorites

  • 38 Recipes
My favorites
Chutney sandwich ( Indian style)

Chutney sandwich ( Indian style)

Sandwiches are all time favorites and I like them because one can experiment a lot with sandwiches already so many types are available in market but it is entirely up to an individual  how they want theirs, that's why sandwich parlors are there
Sakkarai Pongal / Indian Rice Pudding With Jaggery

Sakkarai Pongal / Indian Rice Pudding With Jaggery

          Today is Pongal, the harvest festival celebrated in India, similar to Thanksgiving in US. It's an important festival for farmers, so it's celebrated grandly and more traditionally in the villages

Rossogolla – Poached Indian Cheese Balls in Syrup

To sum it up in my daughter’s words, we missed the Pujo again. I write this post grabbing a few minutes in my BIL’s house in Albany, staring a very beautiful wooded colorful landscape
Carrot Halwa (Delicious and sweet Indian dessert)

Carrot Halwa (Delicious and sweet Indian dessert)

Ingredients. Carrots                                1 kg Milk                                     1 1/2 litreSugar                                    400-500 gmCardamum powder                1 tspCashewnuts                            10 to 12 nosKiss miss(Dry grapes)          6 to 8 nosSaffron                                    few flakesGhee                                     2 tbspProcedure
Sweet puris, sweeter memories

Sweet puris, sweeter memories

In my defence, this is my opportunity to serendipitously chance upon some unusual ingredient, condiment, vegetable or gadget from across the seven seas and several past lives ago
EASY INDIAN BUTTER CHICKEN

EASY INDIAN BUTTER CHICKEN

Before I married Nate my idea of being adventurous when it came to food was going to Panda Express and getting sweet and sour sauce for my fried rice
Sweet Appam (sweet Indian Pancake)

Sweet Appam (sweet Indian Pancake)

Ingredients. For BatterRaw rice                                 1 cupParboiled rice                         1 cupBlack gram dal (Urad dal)       1/4 cupFenugreek seeds                     a fewOil                                          for brushing For Jaggery syrupJaggery                                   1/2 cup Water                                      as required Procedure
Sweet & Sour Balti Chicken

Sweet & Sour Balti Chicken

The most shocking thing about this dish is how quick and easy it is. The second most shocking thing is how delicious it is
Sweet Potato and Two Pea Curry

Sweet Potato and Two Pea Curry

So, my meals started to reflect the weather. The rain and cold breezes returned, and I found myself going back into hibernation mode for a little bit longer