Monthly Archives: January 2008

Thulli (Doodh Dalia)

Something for the sweet tooth ~ Thulli (Doodh Dalia) Satisfying my sweet tooth ~ Thulli While Indians relish and enjoy their food at every meal in a day, their next love without a doubt, is the love for ‘traditional Indian … Continue reading

Posted in Dalia (Wheat Rava), Doodh (Milk), Grains, Milk & Products | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 31 Comments

Hara Channa Pulao

My family’s favorite Pulao ~ Hara Channa (Green Chickpeas) Pulao Fresh Hara Channa (Green Chickpeas) in it’s pod Pulav or Pulao or Pilaf is usually a medley of vegetables or just a few, cooked with rice and spices. The variety … Continue reading

Posted in Basmati Rice, Dals & Legumes, Hara Channa, Rice & Products | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Pearl Onions in Dahi Gravy

Onions Onions ~ Pearl Onions in Dahi Gravy Pearl Onions in Dahi Gravy Onions – What can I say about them? Or where do I start saying about them? Because it is such a versatile vegetable that I doubt I … Continue reading

Posted in Dahi (Yogurt/Curd), Milk & Products, Pyaaz (Onion), Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , | 11 Comments

Rigatoni with legume and vegetable soup

Humble, Satisfying & Wholesome ~ Rigatoni with legume and vegetable soup Soups are always comforting and soothing. It could be had as part of a meal or a whole meal by itself depending on it’s ingredients. I was in a … Continue reading

Posted in Aloo (Potato), Beetroot, Broccoli, Carrots, Chole (Chickpeas), Dals & Legumes, Mushroom, Pasta, Rigatoni, Shallots, Spring Onion(Scallion), Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Besan ki Childa

Channa Dal powdered to become Besan(Chickpea flour) Besan ki Childa (Chickpea flour pancakes) is one recipe that relieves me from my everyday thinking “What to cook?”. This dish is healthy as besan is nothing but Chickpea flour or Gram flour … Continue reading

Posted in Bell Pepper(Capsicum), Besan (Gram flour), Carrots, Corn, Flour, Pyaaz (Onion), Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

Crispy roasted Arbi

Simply Roasted ~ Arbi Arbi or Arvi or Seppankizhangu or Colocasia or Taro Arbi or sometimes called as Arvi is the Taro root vegetable. It is extensively used in south Asia. In the Indian state of kerala, it is widely … Continue reading

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Mixed Vegetable Sandwich

I was contemplating – “What shall I cook?” “Hmm may be some soup and bread” “Na, may be some wrap and a salad on the side” “Or may be the one pot meal, khichdi“ Then as I was looking through … Continue reading

Posted in Bell Pepper(Capsicum), Carrots, Fontina, Grains, Milk & Products, Mutter (Peas), Pyaaz (Onion), Sooji (Semolina), Tomato, Vegetables | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments