Alu 65, chilli potato

Indo-Chinese snacks are very popular. Among the many varieties Alu 65, or chilli potato  is one of them. A dry snack , it is tasty and loved by all. It can be of different kinds as with cauliflower,paneer or tofu. I have used potato as it is liked by kids and I had prepared it on my daughter’s birthday.

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Mixed sprouts veggie

Sprouts are storehouse of nutrients and it is highly recommended in a vegetarian diet. Make the sprouts and keep them handy. They can be used for various purposes. Here is a recipe of mixed sprouts veggie which is tasty and easy to make. It is ideal for lunch box along with chapati.

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Mirchi baaji, stuffed chilli pakodas

Among the savoury snacks of south india, the most cherished is mirchi bajji, stuffed chilli pakodas which are deep fried in batter of gram flour. Nothing to beat that I beleive followed by onion pakodas. A plate of murmura with these fried snacks, was the most enjoyable  pasttime for us during college days , nostalgic memories flooding with this here !

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Lemon Rice with peas

Lemon rice is one of the easiest meals that we tend to make. A traditional dish, south indian families tends to make this more often. One cannot deny the fact that it is equally tasty and if made using onions and fresh peas, the kiddos will surely like it.

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Cabbage rice

Cabbage ,occasionally makes a peep in my kitchen and it is usually for the stir fry or the indo-chinese dishes that I use it. Many years back, I had read about the cabbage rice by the famous cooking magnet Tarla Dalal, I really could recall the recipe and last week decided to give a try to it. It was indeed delightful !

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Strawberry milkshake

Strawberry are luscious red berries with a sweet taste. The bright red colour is just irresesitible. It is called as the queen of fruits. Although, grow in cold climate, today it is available in all places. Thanks to the super markets which bring these fruits. With summer approaching soon,giving children a glass of strawberry milkshake is good for health and quite easy !

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Rajasthani Gatte Ki Sabzi

India, being a land of diverse culture and traditions, we are a home to different cuisines also. Each state has its own kind of food depending on the availability of the cereals and pulses. People dwelling since some time, tend to follow their own method of cooking and thus there have been a significant change in the ingredients used and the process involved. The food can be broadly classified into five kinds as Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western and North Eastern. Rajasthani cuisine, is one such kind which is very famous and delicious. (more…)

Five No Cook Sandwich ideas

Sandwich are considered to be the easiest ones that one can make. But, nothing can be made in two minutes, not even maggi noodles !  Everything needs some amount of planning and pre essentials to be had at hand, before being laid on the table for breakfast.

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