You know I’m always looking for new ways to cook the ingredients I enjoy. 2020 gave me a lot of time and opportunity to do such experiments and one of them was this Dahi Bhindi. It might come across as a surprising combo, but it actually tastes really good!Continue reading “Dahi Bhindi”
I’m back with more potato recipes! This one is quick, easy and something I’ve discovered over the past five years or so.
I had initially known podi as the powder that is mixed with ghee/sesame oil and had with idlis and dosas. Then I realised, it is such a great flavour and texture bundle, that you can add it to so many more things to drive more deliciousness. Case in point : potatoes!Continue reading “Podi Aloo”
Yes, the rice lover is back! I’m always trying to find new ways to have rice and use it as a vehicle for flavour. It helps when it also becomes a way to improve my veggies & greens intake, like in this methi rice 🙂Continue reading “Methi Rice”
It’s a crazy time right now, with India going through nothing short of a horrific nightmare with the way the health crisis is being managed. In times like this, when all of us are under a lot of mental and emotional stress, and many are caregivers to their loved ones, simple meals are massively helpful.Continue reading “Raw Mango Rice”
I used to think that eggplants should only be cooked as dry recipes (no gravy) since they are slightly ‘slimy’ (for lack of a better word) in themselves. But as I discovered more kinda of food and tried new recipes, I realized there are many ways to have eggplant apart from what I knew and one of them is actually in a curry. Thai curries use eggplants and so does this lovely bengali curry. It is very easy to make and makes me feel even more connected to my bengali roots as I discover more recipes from the region.Continue reading “Doi Begun (Eggplant in yoghurt gravy)”