Category Archives: Recipes

Healthy Lunchbox Idea – Foxtail Millet Veggie Oothappam

Oothappam

I’m extremely cautious of packaged foods, their ingredients, preservatives etc. And believe we don’t need junk sauces/ketchups/jams to make healthy foods look attractive and taste good. This Foxtail Millet oothappam recipe  is a good example of colorful, healthy tiffin that my daughter loves. My Recipes This is my first post for IMC and I am looking forward to…

Kashmiri Dum Aloo

Kashmiri Dum Aloo

Indian food is known for its flavor and the flavor comes from the spices we use. This recipe uses both whole spices and spice powders. Dum Aloo, precisely Kashmiri Dum Aloo is a yogurt based potato gravy loaded with full flavors. Here is my mild no onion no garlic version of Kashmiri Dum Aloo. 🙂 Kashmiri Dum Aloo…

Quick & Easy Aloo Bhaji

The weekend always calls for delicious breakfast with the family. We usually prefer scrumptious brunch and over the weekend and puri being our family favorite will be there for sure. If you ask me, I would say Puri and Aloo Bhaji is a combo made in heaven. 🙂 I usually prepare the potato bhaji in…

“Shan”dar Nihari

It has been cold, wet and rainy here in San Francisco. Sun makes an appearance to cheer us up but more or less it has not been the weather that California is known for. It means lots of tea, khichadi, and rich stews to keep warm and drive the brr’s away. But after dal-chawal and…

Eggless Carrot Oatmeal Cookies

Holiday season always calls for baking. Last month, I posted simple 1 minute microwave eggless cookie. This time I am going to post a traditional conventional oven baked cookies. Gingerbread cookies and christmas are inseparable. Like many other Christmas traditions, the origin of this classic christmas cookie lies ages ago. These  Christmas cookies are heavily…