Author: Bhaswati B

chana dal pulao

Chana Dal Pulao

It’s lockdown day 5738821 and peak summers isn’t helping. With all of us being homebound and going on with our worklives from home, we are also facing an increasing burden of domestic work. I have been getting a lot of messages on my Instagram lately where you all are asking […]

 
chilli paneer

Chilli Paneer

I love Desi Chinese and Chilli Paneer is one of my favourite things to order. This restaurant style chili paneer version is as good as your favorite takeaway. I usually like my chilli paneer in a semi gravy. The special part about this chilli paneer recipe is that we make […]

 
egg dum biryani

Egg Dum Biryani

Recipe video –¬†https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dA11oVWJ8Bo&t=480s It’s finally here! I am so excited to finally upload a biryani recipe on the blog. Honestly, it has been nothing short of a dream for someone like me who loves creating videos and sharing recipes. I am a huge biryani fan myself and I can eat […]

 
essential spices in Indian kitchen

Essential Spices in an Indian Kitchen

Spices are so integral to Indian cooking. They have the ability to completely transform a basic dish and give it that authentic touch. However, Indian cooking is also quite vast and a dish may or may not use many spices. And for a beginner, that might seem a bit confusing […]

 
Turkish eggs

Turkish Eggs (Cilbir) Recipe

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W8hqvnzwvwo&t=34s Pairing yogurt with steaming poached eggs might not be an idea that appeals immediately. But trust me, it is a bomb combination! Otherwise Turkish Eggs or Cilbir would not have been one of the world’s most favorite breakfasts, right? I will show you how you can make this amazing […]

 
lemon butter garlic pasta

Lemon Butter Garlic Pasta

With mercury levels rising, it’s getting really difficult to be in the kitchen for longer hours. Whether you’re feeling drained to cook, or if you have very little time in hands, this lemon butter garlic pasta is a savior. With a handful of ingredients and really less cooking time, this […]

 
paneer butter masala

Paneer Butter Masala

A dish that is a must order when at an Indian restaurant or dhaba is Paneer Butter Masala. A luscious tomato-cashew-cream gravy with chunks of soft paneer pieces is pure joy. It’s on the heavier side but feels absokutely worth every dunk with the butter naan on the side. This […]

 
rajma masala

Rajma Masala

Rajma Masala is one of my most favorite comfort foods of all time. It wasn’t always this way. I never even thought about rajma or kidney beans while growing up because it was never a major part of my diet. Assamese people consume rajma once in a while and we […]

 
lemon sponge cake

Lemon Sponge Cake

Lemon sponge cake makes for a wonderful option for tea time or brunch with friends and family. And this version is super easy to make, tastes refreshing and delicious and is very easy to make. This is a homemade version that is super comforting to say the least. You need […]

 
creamy egg curry

Creamy Egg Curry

Here’s a welcome diversion from all the egg curries involving tomatoes. If you want to try out an egg curry that is different and tastes spectacular, you are surely going to love this creamy egg curry. The gravy is slightly thick and is enjoyed best when dunked into with some […]