health in a bowl, salad bowl, apartment gardening, fresh homemade salad

The freshest Salad!

I love making salads. There are no rules.. total freedom on pairing different kinds of fruits and veggies. Need a crunch? add …

steamed vegetable spring rolls, spring rolls with leftover noodles

Vegetable Spring Rolls

How about spring rolls for breakfast?  asked the wife Why not! – replied the husband and so it was veggie spring rolls …

aaloo matar, potato and peas vegetable fry,

Aaloo Matar

God bless mothers! …and the art of preserving food When I was in India last month, my mom had preserved 4 packets …

spinach and corn curry, spinach and corn

Spinach and corn curry

Yesterday when I started planning for dinner, I saw I barely had anything in my fridge. I had these two corn sitting …

chole kulche, Indian street food, Indian bread, kulche recipe

Chola Kulcha @ home

There is something special about chola-kulcha. Be a kid or a grown-up, its a favourite of all! And for me, it instantly …

paanch phoran brinjal, eggplant with bengali panch phoran spices, brinjal recipe

Panch phoran baingan

I can be left alone in my kitchen with an eggplant any day! And I am sure whatever I make will come …

mango souffle, mango dessert, mango mousse, mango recipes

Mango Soufflé

Mango in January!  Ah the joys of living in the southern hemisphere and I am planning to spend May in India ensuring …

aaloo posto vegetarian recipe, bengali aaloo posto recipe, potato dry vegetable, potato with poppy seeds, khuskhus recipe

Aaloo Posto

Aaloo posto is one of the quintessential recipes in a Bengali kitchen. My friend who married into a Bengali family swears by …