Pui Saag Chorchori Climbing Spinach/ red vine Spinach / Malabar Spinach  For me this is a Bengali dish which I’ve been having since I was a child.  This has got to be the best Chorchori ever  Well balanced by the sweetness of the pumpkin so truly there’s no need to add sugar. Easy so doable….

Papadi/Flat Beans/Saem ki Phalli ki Subzi  500 gms Flat Beans 2 large onions chopped into large pieces  2 tomatoes deseeded and roughly chopped 5-6 cloves garlic while 1/2 tsp jeera 1 tsp chilli powder 1 tsp ginger garlic paste 1/2 tsp saunf powder 1 1/2 tsp coriander powder 1 tsp redchillipowder 1/2 tsp haldi powder…

Jodhpuri Garam MasalaRecipe Courtsey Sandhya Harsh A very fragrant and flavourful masalas to enhance the taste of our Indian dishes  Caraway seeds (Shah Jeera) – 100 gms Black pepper (Kali Mirch) 15 gms Cinnamon (Dalchini ) 15 gms Cardamom(big brown) (Badi elaichil) 15 gms Bay leaves (Tejpatta) 10 gms Cloves (Lawang) 10 gms    …

Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies Recipe Courtsey Atul Sikand #sikadalouscuisine 100 Grams Butter. 6 Tablespoons Oil. 75 Grams Gur / Jaggery 75 Grams Brown Sugar. 1 Egg. 100 Grams Flour. 125 Grams Oats. 1/2 Teaspoon Soda Bi Carb. 1/2 Teaspoon Baking Powder. Pinch of Salt. 1/2 Cup/ Fistful of Chocolate Chips. 4 Tablespoons Desiccated Coconut.  …

Gajar Ka Halwa Easy though time taking . No added flavours. A very rustic , desi version .  The best I’ve tasted. This was my first attempt at this delicious Halwa with Gur.  And I’m so glad I made it.   500 gms juicy red carrots about 2/1/2 cup after grating 1 let milk (…

Cheesy Green Pea Tarts Recipe idea. Chef Inder Dev  1 cup Fresh green Peas shelled 2 green chillies 1/2 tsp saunf powder Salt  Filling Cheese 1/2 mozrella and half cheddar grated Few tiny pieces of tomatoes A few pickled jalapeƱos chopped Chilli flakes Grind the Peas and green chillies in a mixie. Mix in the…

Cheesy Green Pea Tarts 1 cup Fresh green Peas shelled 2 green chillies 1/2 tsp saunf powder( optional) Salt  Filling Cheese 1/2 mozrella and half cheddar grated Few tiny pieces of tomatoes A few pickled jalapeƱos chopped Chilli flakes Grind the Peas and green chillies in a mixie. Mix in the salt, and saunf powder…

Roasted Salted Almonds/ Cashews  No oil is used to make them so it is a very good option for Heath conscious people 200 gms Almonds  1 1/2 tbsp water 1/2 tsp salt  Pre heat the oven Wipe the Almonds with a damp kitchen towel to remove the grime and dust Take a large bowl tip…

My Quick Fix Oriental Salad #sikandalouscuisineRecipe courtesy Atul Sikand Only instead of chicken I added a few cubes of cottage cheese and I added a few florets of broccoli and some pickled Dill Gherkin.  I’m copy pasting your recipe . .  With all the delicious winter vegetables available in Delhi , salads have become a…

Exotic Chocolates  I have to thank for teaching me these lovely chocolates  A very simple recipe to make these exotic looking chocolates  We made these for my nephews marriage instead of Mithai boxes and boy the amount of appreciation we got was phenomenal.  We made two kinds and here I’ll be sharing the recipe for…

Nolen Gur ke ChawalChilke wali Dal Aloo Mutter  Nolen Gur ke Chawal 3/4 cup basmati rice  1/2 cup nolen Gur crumbled/ grated( any Gur will do) 1/2 tsp saunf 1 1/2 tbsp ghee 2 1/2 cups -3 cups water Wash and soak the rice for about 20 mins.  Drain. Heat the ghee in a pan….

Healthy Sandwhich 3/4 cup hung curd 1 tsp olive oil 1/2 tsp mustard sauce  1 cucumber deseeded n chopped finely 1 tomato deseeded n chopped finely 1/2 capsicum deseeded n chopped finely 1 tbsp onion chopped finely 1 green chilli chopped finely  2 tbsp grated cheese 2 tbsp tomato ketchup  1 tsp red chilli sauce …