Indian Recipes

cholar dal

Cholar Dal | With Video

Cholar Dal is a hearty Bengali preparation made with split chickpeas. It is packed with a variety of flavours, and has a sweet tinge to it. Mostly made during Pujo or special occassions, this dal is served with luchis (deep fried Indian flatbreads) and even goes really well with a […]

 
pabda fish with mustard

Pabda Fish With Mustard

Having grown up in Assam which is a land of rivers, eating fresh-water fish has been very regular for me since childhood. During the 90s, fish sellers used to come directly at out doorstep to deliver the “catch of the day.” If you were lucky enough, you could get the […]

 
yellow egg curry

Yellow Egg Curry

Since egg curries are such a savior in the kitchen, here’s another one that I absolutely love. I make this yellow egg curry often when I do not want it to be the regular masala one. I also make this a lot when friends or family come over for a […]

 
coconut chicken curry

Coconut Chicken Curry

If you are looking for a spicy, yet flavourful chicken curry that you can whip up in your own kitchen, this recipe is perfect. The reason why I am so confident that you are going to love this coconut chicken curry is that I have been making this for so […]

 
slow cooked prawn masala

Slow Cooked Prawn Masala

I love discoveries in the kitchen. Times when the mind is clueless and decides to experiment with whatever is available in the kitchen pantry. What follows sometimes are disasters, or on lucky days, recipes that astound you. Experimenting with recipes in the kitchen with ingredients in hand is something I love […]

 
masala chole

Masala Chole

I will be honest. I was never a fan of chole or spicy chickpeas curry. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve always loved chickpeas, but mostly in its raw or boiled form. I love hummus and adding chickpeas to my salads. Until I started making it this way. Masala chole is a very […]

 
masala egg curry

Masala Egg Curry

This masala egg curry is super simple to make and downright delicious. Even though it is easy, it does require a little bit of love and patience. The secret is the base, where the thinly sliced onions are caramelized to perfection, and then married to some basic Indian spices. The […]

 
paneer paratha

Whole Wheat Paneer Paratha

I am a huge paratha person. Or should I say I have turned into one? Because I have! Living in Delhi for almost a decade has made me a paratha lover. And over all these years I have realized that making good parathas is an art. When we hear someone say […]

 
whole wheat paneer puris

Whole Wheat Masala Paneer Puris

I am a big fan of puris. Though in Assam we have luchis, which are lighter and fluffier flatbreads, I don’t mind puris as well. India serves its people so many varieties of puris. Spinach, masala, potatoes – there is something for everyone! But have you ever heard of masala paneer […]