Indian – Vegetarian

chana pulao

One-Pot Chana Pulao

Chana pulao is a beautiful combination of rice cooked in a chickpea (chana or choley) gravy, with mild spices and condiments. It is a true vegetarian wonder and a one-pot recipe that I absolutely love. Chana pulao is a great meal in itself as it combines chickpeas with rice to […]

 
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 […]

 
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 […]

 
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 […]

 
yellow moong dal

One Pot Yellow Moong Dal

Try out this 30-minute yellow moong dal recipe and never go hungry again! I have been making this dal for years now, and it is a regular in my kitchen. Super simple and loved equally by all, this vegan dal is a crowd pleaser. Make this along with some rice […]

 
vegetable pulao

One-Pot Vegetable Pulao

One-pot recipes are everyone’s favorite. This rage in the cooking world is rightly justified as it makes our lives so much easier, especially on those rushed days when we do not have time to cook elaborate meals. This one-pot vegetable pulao is one such easy hack to a tasty and […]

 
alu matar

Restaurant Style Alu Matar

I cannot imagine my life without the pressure cooker. To me, it is the most valuable cooking tool one can have to become a cooking ninja. And I am not just talking about just Indian recipes! I swear by the pressure cooker because it makes cooking fast, easy, healthy and […]

 
veg recipes

Pumpkin fry with potatoes | Veg recipes

I remember being a fussy child when it came to food. I didn’t like most vegetables and gave my parents a hard time when it came to eating healthy food. I would say no to most veg recipes. My father used to be very worried about me. He would always […]

 
veg recipes

Indian Papad Curry | Veg Recipes

If you follow my recipes, you must have seen this trend where I often post recipes that trigger nostalgia, mostly from my childhood. Today’s recipe is no different. Indian food is so vast, but some basics are the same in every state. A papad or a pappadum is a thin, […]

 
banana flower

Banana Flower with Potatoes

A banana is not just a super fruit. Every part of the banana tree can be used for something or the other. Banana leaves have been used as natural plates to eat food on for generations. The branches of the banana are used during pujas in Hindu households, as also […]