Month: July 2020

CHILLI GARLIC BABY CORN

CHILLI GARLIC BABY CORN

Chilli garlic baby corn is a delicious appetiser/side dish. We have already seen how to make honey chilli potato, in which potato can be replaced with baby corn. While that dish is delicious, it can also be a little more time consuming. However, this dish 

FLUFFY PURI

FLUFFY PURI

Who doesn’t love a fluffy and soft puri ? I know I do. Not just because they are amazingly delicious, and perfect carriers for a great side dish. But also because, puri-aloo to me is a dish with a lot of memories attached to it. 

BANANA BREAD (EGGLESS)

BANANA BREAD (EGGLESS)

Will this be a food blog if we don’t do a post on banana bread in this period especially ? Banana bread shot to so much fame during this quarantine period. In my opinion, it’s quite surprising that it took so long for people to 

VAZHAIPOO VADA / PLANTAIN FLOWER VADA

VAZHAIPOO VADA / PLANTAIN FLOWER VADA

We know everybody loves Vada, and a lot of people scrunch up their noses for vazhaipoo. How to make a dish with this plantain flower that everyone will like and appreciate ? Mix it with vada, ofcourse. Vazhaipoo vada is delicious, and I serve it 

ROASTED PUMPKIN SOUP

ROASTED PUMPKIN SOUP

Roasted Pumpkin Soup is quite literally soup made with roasted yellow pumpkin. Hear me out, this recipe will seem quite a handful, but it is so worth it. Especially in India, where we don’t get vegetable stock/broth quite easily. Ofcourse, you can always substitute broth 

PINEAPPLE FRIED RICE

PINEAPPLE FRIED RICE

Pineapple has managed to create a lot of riff-raff with pizza, but with fried rice ? Pineapple fried rice is a vastly undiscovered gem of a dish. I know, I know. A lot of you are going to be thinking, “is this even a legit 

PERSIAN RICE (TAH DIG)

PERSIAN RICE (TAH DIG)

Persian Rice is probably the most beautiful looking rice dish that I have come across. The delicious layer of golden brown rice covering the soft cooked rice is a delight to see and eat. I love watching shows centred around food, obviously. Shows that have 

KOZHUKKATTAI (MODAK)

KOZHUKKATTAI (MODAK)

Am sure we are all very familiar with Kozhukkattai. It is a delicious sweet that we most often associate with festivals and puja. Kozhukkattai is made as an offering for Lord Ganesha on Ganesh Chathurthi. But we like making it as a nice snack or 

CHETTINADU VAZHAIKKAI CURRY

CHETTINADU VAZHAIKKAI CURRY

Chettinadu Vazhaikkai Curry is made with mashed raw bananas and a spice powder that we will be making. Every part of a plantain (banana) tree is useful in the kitchen. The stems, the fruit, the vegetable and the flower of the tree can be cooked.