Mushroom Galouti Kebab

I am still trying to figure out what I enjoyed more, these kebabs or the expression on my friend’s face when she heard that I made vegetarian galouti kebabs. The hardcore carnivore that we are, the two of us can actually have tandoori chicken for breakfast! She being an excellent cook and foodie, 90% ofContinue reading “Mushroom Galouti Kebab”

Tandoori Roti (in Cooker)

I have seen these cooker tandoori rotis ever since I was in school. Mom used to specially make these for large gathering at home since they are fast to churn out, four-five at a time! Soft & tasty they sure please everyone’s palate.  These rotis take me back to Lucknow cantt days where we wouldContinue reading “Tandoori Roti (in Cooker)”

Nimbu Murgh/ Lemon Chicken

I tasted this tangy chicken at Urban Tadka in Mumbai. Highly recommended by my cousin, Urban Tadka was a stone’s throw away from his place. I still remember the perfect dose of tanginess and the velvety texture of their signature dish. It became a standard practice for my cousin to get this chicken whenever heContinue reading “Nimbu Murgh/ Lemon Chicken”

Litti Chokha

I had litti chokha for the first time when I was ten years old at our family friend’s home. Made in the traditional method using cow-dung cakes, it was an experience! It was the first time I had seen such a different style of cooking.  Litti dunked in ghee is served with Chokha made ofContinue reading “Litti Chokha”

Yellow Delight

This is one dish that brings a smile to everyone’s face at home. An absolute hit with my eggetarian friends!  Ma used to whip up this delight in a jiffy when bachelors would bounce late at night. Posted in midst of jungles or dessert getting fresh veggies was a rare affair. Hence, eggs were alwaysContinue reading “Yellow Delight”