Uttapam Dosa / Pancake

Uttapam is a very healthy, delicious and popular South-Indian dosa or pancake that tastes the best when served withgreen coconut chutney. This is vegan and gluten free....more

Jeera Rice / Peas Pulao

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Ghee Rice

Ghee Rice is a very delicious, flavorful, quick and easy rice recipe prepared using rice, ghee, aromatic spices, and your favorite dry fruits.This dish can be served alone or with any curry or dal variety of your choice. You can use basmati rice / jasmine rice or even left over rice for this recipe. This is also a perfect lunch box recipe....more

Rice and Beans

I have unapologetically consumed approximately 1,473 Pumpkin Spice Lattes in the past week. I’m beginning to turn orange and that’s just fine with me :) My brother and I have been sharing pictures back and forth of all things pumpkin. We’re pumpkin fanatics! We get very serious about our pumpkin consumption. If fact, we cannot consume our first Pumpkin Spice Latte until the weather is in the 60’s. It’s just not Pumpkin season until the weather is cool, crisp and perfect....more

Bloody Mary Rice

Baked Potato With Rice

Baked Potato With Rice is an irresistible, flavorful and a delicious dish prepared using potatoes, rice, cheese and wheat flour. I had a craving for casserole-style cheesy potato dish, but I also wanted it to wholesome. My husband on the other hand wanted to have pulav or a biryani. So I decided to prepare a layered dish with flat bread or roti, flavored basmati rice, and cheesy potato topping....more

Everyday poetry: hillbilly risotto

   Take leftover sticky rice, sauté it with beans, spinach and cheese and voila. #cleaneating #leftoverchef...more

Fragrant Tom Yam Rice – Last Recipe Blog In 2010?

I must admit this – cooking IS a luxurious hobby to have, given that one must have many condiments and ingredients to start with in order to feed each of these recipes. I can’t do that here in Durham anymore. Baking soda? Chuck. Teriyaki sauce? Chuck. Garam Masala? Chuck. Can’t find it here either....more