Oats Muffins

Before my wedding, I would frequent my husband’s maternal grandmother’s home who used to stay close to dad’s home. It was at this house that I got introduced to Konkani cuisine. A Konkani hailing from North Karnataka settled in Delhi, it’s admirable that she has maintained the Konkani style of cooking at home. Everyday simpleContinue reading “Oats Muffins”

Whole-Wheat Dinner Rolls

Post my marriage, my mom in law had cooked up a continental meal for dinner. The spread included salad, cutlets, meatloaf & roast chicken. She wouldn’t let me help her with the preparations except driving her around the city to pick up dinner rolls. She was sure that she wanted dinner rolls for the perfectContinue reading “Whole-Wheat Dinner Rolls”

Whole-Wheat Spinach Pita Bread

Mediterranean Food is the ‘neutral zone’ at home. All three generations have it without any fuss and cribbing. Sheer peace for me on the dining table 🙂 As a result it has become a weekly affair at home. I like to experiment with flavors of Pita bread. I have made Beetroot Pita in the pastContinue reading “Whole-Wheat Spinach Pita Bread”

Hummus

This Hummus recipe was the outcome of a Heart attack. My friend went on a health spree when her husband had a heart attack. Everything in her kitchen suddenly was centered on Low Cal and that is how we were introduced to this amazing Hummus. I have served it as a spread on bread, BBQ,Continue reading “Hummus”

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”

Paneer Butter Masala – Low Cal!

When forced to eat vegetarian food while dining out, Paneer butter masala is my saviour. I relish the buttery flavour and velvety texture with a hot naan. I never dared to make this at home coz I knew I am not bold enough to get myself to put the amount of butter and cream requiredContinue reading “Paneer Butter Masala – Low Cal!”