Must try pita bread

Pita Bread is a very easy to make, soft and delicious flatbread prepared using flour and served with falafel, hummus or even use it in sandwich. You can also bake them into crispy chips. I love using pockets of pita bread for my sandwiches. Homemade pita breads are always much tastier, fresh and flavorful than store bought. ...more

How to Prepare Beets

Dwight Schrute isn't the only person that likes beets. Beets can be turned into chips, added as a wonderful addition to a salad or soup, and yes - even cake. I know. Now all of you are going to be suspect of me the next time I serve up a slice of cake....more

Best of August - Recipes in Review

It's been another great month of wonderful eats!  August brought a lot of great new breakfast recipes since I went through a big slump in how I start my morning and was craving a change from my usual.  Better than fabulous new ways to start my day, August was also filled with sweet family and friends staying with us most weekends, meaning I don't have many pictures to share.  It would kind of creep you out if your hostess was photographing you as you ate, wouldn't it?  ;)Breakfast...more

Chettinad Vegetable Curry / Spicy Vegetable Curry

Chettinad Vegetable Curry is delicious, flavorful and spicy curry prepared using vegetables of your choice, coconut and different spices. This dish tastes the best with steamed rice and can be served for lunch / dinner. You can also serve this with biryani / pulao. Preparation time : 30 minutesServes : 5...more

Restaurant Style Spicy Thai Fried Rice

Spicy Thai Fried Rice is a delicious and spicy rice recipe prepared using fresh basil leaves, vegetables of your choice, thai bird chillis, garlic and sauces.I have tried to replicate the restaurant taste in my recipe. The vegetables are crisp and rice is very flavorful. For better taste, use left over rice for this recipe....more

Grilled Apricot Summer Salad with a Balsamic Vinaigrette

Happy Monday everyone!!!  As the end of summer quickly approaches and in an attempt to savor these final days of summer, I present today's meatless Monday dish, a grilled apricot summer salad with a balsamic vinaigrette.  ...more

Rice Idli / Savory Cake

Rice Idli / Savory Cake is a very popular South Indian healthy, soft and filling breakfast recipe prepared using Rice rava and Urad dal....more

Gajbaje (Mix vegetable curry)

Gajbaje is a very popular Konkani dish prepared using variety of vegetables and grated coconut during festivals like janmastami, ganesh chaturti and auspicious occasion as it is no onion no garlic recipe....more

Deep Fried Spring Rolls

Deep Fried Spring Rolls is a crispy and tasty snack / finger food that is filled with vegetables and is a perfect accompaniment for cocktail / mocktail property or any type of gathering....more

Babycorn Mushroom Ghee Roast

Babycorn Mushroom Ghee Roast is very popular and spicy dish in coastal Karnataka served in almost all the restaurants. This dish is prepared by dry roasting the spices and then blending it along with the garlic to smooth paste. The babycorn and mushroom is then nicely roasted in this paste along with ghee/butter....more